Entries for the July 31st Rockingham Motor Speedway round of the Vivaldi
British Supermoto Championship are on target to exceed 100 with a
substantial number of riders expected to test on the Saturday at the all new
SportFX spokesperson Stuart Williams said that the Rockingham venue had
created a lot of interest and had kick started long-term plans to raise the
profile of Supermoto and attract new riders to the sport.
"Vivaldi wanted to expand the sports appeal by taking Supermoto to venues
such as Rockingham. The Clubman Trophy and the Junior Challenge coupled with
the lure of a new track has attracted a lot of riders who have not ridden in
the British Championship before to give it a go. The response from riders,
teams and manufacturers since we made the announcement has been very
Preparations for the completely new track to be held adjacent to the Turn 4
grandstand are underway and organisers are confident the unique layout and
new venue will be a challenge for riders and deliver an exciting days racing
Tickets for the Sunday race-day are now available through SportFX for
£10.00. Organisers will be holding a prize draw for all ticket holders with
a free day's tuition courtesy of the Supermoto School at Rockingham, Vivaldi
VIP British Superbike hospitality and a Dave Clarke Racing clothing voucher
up for grabs. For further information please contact SportFX on 0115 964
The Saturday test day will commence at 1000 with a 1600 finish, this will
include a short break for lunch. The cost for the day is £65.00 if booked in
advance (for entry forms call 01543 466282) or £80.00 turn up and pay on the
day. All classes from 125cc upwards will be eligible.
The session for Junior's will be from 1600 to 1700 and will cost £15.00.
Once again those attending can turn up and pay on the day. All comers are
welcome on the Saturday regardless of their licence.