South Australia’s Murray Bridge has secured Rounds 7 and 8 of the 2020 Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC), presented by MXstore, to be held on August 1 and 2, 2020.
Motorcycling Australia is very excited to have secured the South Australian round with the support of Rural City of Murray Bridge and Velocette Motorcycle Club.
South Australian enduro fans will get to see the best of the best with the 2019 crowned Australia World Champion International Six Day Enduro (ISDE) Junior Team as well as members of the Australian team which finished second overall at the ISDE in Portugal competing in action at Murray Bridge.
With extra excitement around our world championship team, the AORC kick starts the 2020 season in Queensland on February 22 and 23, before heading to New South Wales, South Australia, Victoria and then the grand final last two rounds in Tasmania.
Motorcycling Australia Off-Road Events Manager, Matthew Falvo, said the 2020 Yamaha AORC, presented by MXstore was shaping up to be the best year yet.
“With World champion riders returning for action in 2020, we will have the best riders in the world competing at Murray Bridge,” Mr Falvo said.
“There has been plenty of interest from South Australian riders and we are very pleased with the enthusiasm, excitement and support not only from the riders but also round hosts – the Velocette Motorcycle Club and the Rural City of Murray Bridge.
“With new exciting venues in the 2020 AORC we are sure to again field upwards of 200 plus riders for each event in every state, we are sure the championship can only grow further.”
Rural City of Murray Bridge spokesperson said: “The Rural City of Murray Bridge welcomes Motorcycling Australia for 2020 Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship.
“The Rural City of Murray Bridge has played host to a number of high-profile events in the last 12 months including, the Tour Down Under, the South Australian Country Swimming Championships, the Australasian Pedal Prix and the Australian Kart Championships.
“The Murraylands has excellent venues and welcomes another outstanding event to the region.”
This announcement now finalises all venues for the 2020 Championship which will continue to use a double-header format when the Championships kicks off in just 8 days’ time.
Stay up to date with all the happenings of the 2020 Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship by visiting the AORC website at www.aorc.org.au , Facebook or @aorc on Instagram. Don’t forget to download the Official AORC app via Team App. It’s as easy as download Team App and search ‘AORC’!