Bodrum Promotion Foundation (BOTAV) and Bodrum in Turkey Rally is back after a meeting between the Federation of Automobile Sports. Rally Bodrum, which will be organized by the Karya Automobile Sports Club under the leadership of BOTAV, will be the first rally to be held in the Bodrum peninsula after 27 years.
The Season in Auto Sports opens in Bodrum
The first organization of the 2021 season in automobile sports will be held in Bodrum on 10-11 April.
The organization, which will be the first race of the 2021 TOSFED Rally Cup, which will be named as Şevki Gökerman, one of the departed automobile sports veterans, will start with the opening cocktail and the start ceremony on Saturday, April 10th at 18:30. The organization, where TED Bodrum College will be used as the service area and the rally center, will start at 11:09 on Sunday, April 30, and end with the award ceremony to be held on the finishing podium, after passing 6 special stages in the Yaliciftlik-Kızılağaç region.
Having visited Bodrum Mayor Ahmet Aras and discussed Rally Bodrum, TOSFED President Eren Üçlertoprası presented him a plaque of appreciation for his contributions to automobile sports. Expressing their satisfaction for the fact that such organizations are being held in an important region such as Bodrum, Üçlertoprası said, “It is very important for us that our sport meets different regions thanks to the ownership of automobile sports by local governments. We believe that the Rally Bodrum organization will become traditional and host a successful season opening. " said. Cem Akoğul, one of the directors of TOSFED, Atıl Atılgan, the President of KAROSK, and Serkan Ceylan, the General Secretary of BOTAV, accompanied Üçlertoplası during the visit.
Bodrum Mayor and Chairman of the Board of BOTAV Ahmet Aras, underlining the value of sportive organizations to tourism with the value they will add to both Bodrum's economy and its promotion, stated that they are always happy to host such organizations and that Bodrum's target is international organizations.
The organization, which is expected to have very high participation, will also be the beginning of the summer season for Bodrum.