2017 MXoN Team Rider Applications Open
June 16, 2017

MOTORCYCLING Australia (MA) is calling for applications from elite Australian motocross riders to join the Australian team at the 2017 FIM Motocross of Nations (MXoN).

Often called the 'Olympics of motocross', the infamous event often exceeds all hype with an electric atmosphere as capacity crowds cheer on their nation's best. The FIM Motocross of Nations is held in Matterley Basin, Hampshire, England on 1st October, 2017.

MA is a long-time proud supporter of Australia’s national teams and will be providing financial and administrative support for the team again in 2017. Applicants are advised that there will be some rider contribution to costs required in 2017.

There are three classes available for riders to nominate for: MX1, MX2 and Open. Riders are advised that they can nominate for more than one class.

Please ensure you advise below exactly the class you are entering. There is no maximum age for the MX2 class.  

Gary Benn has been elected Australian Team Manager for the 2017 MXoN.
More information on the event can be found at: www.fim-live.com/en/sport/regulations-and-documents/motocross-of-nations/
 
It is anticipated that the time away will be approximately 7 days, with final details still to be confirmed.

Application forms for team rider positions are available to download here, and must be returned by COB Monday 31 July, 2017.

Applications and enquiries should be addressed to:
Matthew Falvo
Motorcycling Australia
PO Box 134
South Melbourne, VIC 3205
offroad@ma.org.au

Further information can be found on the application forms page of the MA website.

Photograph courtesy Team HRC. Pictured; Gautier Paulin, 2015 winner.

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