To kick the year off bright and early, Motorcycling Australia are pleased to announce the release of the 2019 Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC) Supplementary Regulations. Additionally, entries are now open for Rounds 1 and 2 in sunny Gympie, Queensland.
Bigger and better than ever, the 2019 AORC is not to be missed! The Active8 Yamaha Yamalube Racing Team will be represented by three warriors this season, with Josh Green, 2018 E1 Champion Luke Styke and 2018 EJ Champion Michael Driscoll. All three returning riders will no doubt slide seamlessly into their roles, using last years experience as a collective team to drive them to resounding success in the upcoming season!
2018 E3 Champion Daniel Milner (KTM Enduro Racing Team) will be executing another stunning campaign to take out another consecutive title, atop his recent success in Chile at the 2018 FIM International Six Days Enduro (ISDE)! Milner and teammate Lyndon Snodgrass (KTM Enduro Racing Team) have been confirmed to return with the team for 2019 and are expected to become e force to be reckoned with throughout the season.
Returning in 2019 for the Husqvarna Enduro Racing Team is current E2 Champion, Daniel Sanders, and upcoming talent Fraser Higlett. Both teammates represented Australia in Chile for the ISDE, with Sanders part of Team Australia’s victorious World Trophy Team! With the combination of Sander’s versatility and skill and Higlett’s fiery perseverance anything could happen, so be sure to keep your eyes peeled for further updates on the duo’s efforts throughout the year!
2019 will also see the exciting expansion of the Championship support classes, growing from two to three weekends for Rounds 1 & 2, 3 & 4 and 10 & 11, plus the inclusion of the new and improved 2-Stroke Cup, catering to bikes ranging from 125cc up to 250cc!
To view the 2019 AORC Supplementary Regulations, click here.
To enter Rounds 1 & 2 at Gympie, Queensland on 9-10 March, click here.
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