Newspaper article The Queensland Times (Ipswich, Australia)

Motocross Training Program Big Winner; Teenagers to Reap Dividends from Alliance

Newspaper article The Queensland Times (Ipswich, Australia)

Motocross Training Program Big Winner; Teenagers to Reap Dividends from Alliance

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Byline: DAVID LEMS

TIVOLI Raceway has for many years been a fantastic venue for top-class motorcycling and motocross events.

However, a new training program is sure to boost interest in the sport and provide a positive environment for teenage competitors.

The Moreton Districts Motocross Club has partnered with Motorcycling Queensland and BoysTown to offer a regular training and education structure for 14-18 year olds.

Club president Simon Wadwell is thrilled with the Kickstart BoysTown Motocross Training Program launched last week at the Tivoli site.

C[pounds sterling]It's a community thing the club is involved in to help young people and introduce them to the sport,C[yen] Wadwell said.

C[pounds sterling]It gives them something positive to do. We always say if you race motocross, you can't afford to do anything bad.C[yen]

Demo rider Logan Wadwell introduced BoysTowns participants to the exciting sport last week.

The BoysTown participants had earlier received sessions at Goodna on the mechanics of bikes and racing rules and regulations. They are now working on obtaining their recreational licences so they can race on Motorcycling Australia affiliated tracks. …

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