The World Motocross Championship, which will be held for the third time in Afyonkarahisar under the auspices of the Presidency, will take place in September. The first steps to normalize in the coronavirus process will be taken with this championship. Presidential support to Turkey under the auspices of the Municipality of Afyonkarahisar began the preparation before the World Motocross Championship organized by the Motorcycle Federation.
In Afyonkarahisar Motorcycle and Sports Festival to be held in September; Four major races will take place, including World Motocross Championship MXGP, World Motocross Championship (Youth) MX2, World Women's Motocross Championship WMX, European Motocross Championship (Open) EMX Open.
“THE NORMALIZATION PROCESS WILL BE MESSAGE TO THIS CHAMPION”
Aftonkarahisar Mayor Mehmet Zeybek stated that they will give the message of the normalization process to the world with the 3rd Motocross Championship held in Afyonkararhisar. Zeybek said, “There is a corona virus incident that ravages the world. Therefore, as in the world, all sports competitions, leagues and championships were postponed in our country. Fortunately, we are the only country in the world that has taken the best and most positive measures to combat corona virus. I hope we will enter the normalization process in the coming days, in the coming months. From the moment we entered the normalization process, we want to give a message by making the 3rd place in the beautiful city of Afyonkarahisar, the beautiful city of the World Motocross Championship, in the first week of September, together with Victory Week. We would like to thank our President for the championship of which we will organize the 3rd place under the auspices of our Presidency, and we express our gratitude. We will host this championship as a sign of our liberation from the corona virus addict. ”
“WE THINK TO TURN THIS CRISIS TO OPPORTUNITY”
Turkey Motorcycle Federation Board Member Mahmut Nedim noting that the country's history clear, 4-5-6 in World Motocross Championships in September, it reported Afyonkarahisar hosted the fleece. Country, "At the same time, Turkey will host the Motofest. Hopefully, as if we are planning to make a better organization than the first 2 years with my president, with the excitement of the first year. Turkey Motorcycle Federation as we Afyonkarahisar and we think this crisis is really the opportunity to translate the name of our country. Because tourism industry took a huge blow, to Turkey's promotion in the tourism sector this Afyonkarahisar and we will give you a very important message for the World Motocross Championship. Turkey's how an organized country, Afyonkarahisar is thermal how the city is an important Motocross World Championship will be announced along with everyone. We last met with the international federation, in fact the first two races were held. Week 1 and 2 of March, the race that started with the Netherlands and England had a break. The first week of August will be held in Russia, Slovakia and Finland on August 23. It will be held in Turkey in September. 6. As currently racing calendar will be in Turkey. In fact, this has become much more valuable to us. "There will be a much more increase in both the number of racers and the number of incoming people, and we will also host the university students we missed every year this year."