102 SOUTH AUSSIES HEADING TO HATTAH THIS WEEKEND
This weekend will see the annual trek to North West Victoria for the famous Hattah Desert Race, with the 500+ field dotted with 102 South Australians across all classes (with perhaps a few more with those who haven’t listed a club).
48 junior and 54 senior South Aussies will attack the 2019 event, with the largest class being an eye into the future of the sport here in SA, the Under 19’s, which has 13 entries from SA and will be spearheaded by Will Price and Cooper Sheidow.
The next biggest class is the 200-250cc 4 stroke 13 – U16 Years class with 12 entries, led by Mitchell Stanway & Charlie Milton
And what was most pleasing is that SA has representatives in all classes except 1, the Girls 7 – U12 Class
Here is the full breakdown;
12 200-250cc 4 stroke, 13-U16 Years
9 85cc 2 stroke & 150cc 4 stroke, 12-U16 Years, small & big wheel
8 100-150cc 2 stroke, 13-U/16 Years
7 85cc 2 stroke & 150cc 4 stroke, 9-U12 Years, small wheel
6 65cc 9-U13 years
3 Girls 12-U16 Years
3 65cc 7-U/9 Years
0 Girls 7-U/12 years
13 Under 19’s
12 251-450cc 4 stroke
12 Veterans 25-44 years
6 Over 450cc 4 stroke
4 Masters 45 years & over
3 Up to 250cc 2 stroke
2 Up to 250cc 4 stroke
1 Ladies, Tenacious Women of Hattah
1 251cc & over 2 stroke
Juniors will race on day 1, Saturday, with seniors on day 2, Sunday, starting from 7.30am Saturday and 9.00am Sunday.
Good luck to all of our riders who are heading over the border this weekend – ride hard, ride fast, ride safe!
Planning on coming to the 2019 event to spectate? Just be aware that there will be NO camping on site, although the event will be fully catered each day.
Ask one of the officials as you come in to the spectator area to point you in the right direction, or stay in the main area and watch the live stream and Top 10 tracking!
$5 PER PERSON
UNDER 16 FREE
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