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Team Rider Applications closing soon for 2018 FIM World Junior Motocross | News

Motorcycling Australia (MA) is reminding those interested that applications for Australian Team riders for the FIM World Junior Motocross (WJMX) close Friday 30 March.

The highly anticipated WJMX will take place on the 26th of August at Horsham, Victoria.

The WJMX is without a shadow of a doubt the world’s most prestigious Junior Motocross event. It’s going to be an incredible sight to witness, delivering a show for spectators and competitors alike.

The MA Team Selection Policy will be applied for the selection of the 2018 FIM Junior Motocross World Championship Australian Team. The MA Motocross Commission will recommend Squad places to Motorcycling Australia (MA) and the ROC Committee for final approval.

WJMX Classes
-FIM Junior 65cc Motocross World Cup: Age Restrictions-minimum 10 years of age and maximum 12 years of age.
-FIM Junior 85cc Motocross World Championship: Age Restrictions-minimum 12 years of age and maximum 14 years of age.
-FIM Junior 125cc Motocross World Championship: Age Restrictions- minimum 13 years of age and maximum 17 years of age.

Australia will have 21 riders flying the flag at the biggest Junior Motocross event to hit our shores. The 21 riders will be split between the three classes as mentioned above, seven to be selected in each.

Australian riders may also have the chance to secure a wildcard entry. If there are less than 50 entries received from other federations, there will be opportunities for wildcards for Australian riders at the WJMX.

Team Rider application forms are available to download here. Applications close Friday 30th March 2018.

Applications and enquiries should be addressed to:

Matthew Falvo
Motorcycling Australia
PO Box 134
South Melbourne, VIC 3220