Motorcycling Australia (MA) advises, as per an announcement from the Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) and Youthstream, the 2019 FIM Junior World Championship (WJMX) will head to Trentino, Italy from 13-14 July. This moves the 2019 event from Moscow, Russia, and will present our Australian juniors with a new and challenging landscape as the WJMX has not kicked off in Italy since 2011.
Courtesy of Youthstream, please find below the announcement regarding the prestigious and highly anticipated event.
Youthstream is proud to announce the venue and timing of the 2019 FIM Junior Motocross World Championship and FIM Junior Motocross World Cup! On the 13-14th of July 2019 Junior Motocross riders from around the world will head to the famous circuit of Trentino in Italy’s North.
The event will return to Italy 8 years after its last visit in 2011. The 2019 edition will take place at the same venue as the MXGP and MX2 World Championship of Pietramurata. The two-day event will host practice and qualifying sessions Saturday followed by racing of the three classes, 125cc, 85cc, and 65cc, on Sunday. Riding for themselves and also their country with the results of nations makes the event one of a kind and always creates a great atmosphere of both comradery and competition.
The world class facility has been a long time favorite of riders and fans with its stunning backdrop and amazing surroundings. The venue, aside from being in one of the most passionate motocross countries in the world, is easily accessible from the nearby cities of Milan, Venice, and Verona.
The FIM Junior Motocross World Championship includes the 125cc and 85cc two stroke categories plus the 65cc FIM Junior Motocross World Cup. Along with returning competitors and even previous champions the junior rising talents of motocross will all be going to Trentino from different countries racing at the unique race for the chance to become an FIM Junior Motocross World Champion.
Further information on the 2019 WJMX can be found here.
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