World Motocross Championship will be held in Afyonkarahisar national athletes Lightning River, it will be the first Turkish female athletes representing Turkey. The 16-year-old athlete said that he is constantly improving himself and said, “I want to be successful in the European and world championships and win trophies. I am looking forward to September already. I hope I will prepare well for the championship and not embarrass people who trust me, ”he said.
There will be a first in the World Motocross Championship to be held in Afyonkarahisar on September 11-12. 16-year-old national athletes Lightning River, with the support of Afyonkarahisar Municipality will represent Turkey at the World Women's Motocross Championship will be the first female athletes. Speaking at the introductory meeting, Mayor of Afyon Mehmet Zeybek said that he sincerely congratulated Irmak Yıldırım. Stating that Irmak showed a great example of courage even though he was only 16 years old, Mayor Zeybek stated that it was a pride for Afyonkarahisar. National Sports Competition wished success to the river in advance of President Zeybek, national athletes thanked Turkey for its support to the training instructor and Motorcycle Federation.
"OUR PRESIDENT IS ALWAYS WITH US"
Turkey Motorcycle Federation Vice President Mahmut Nedim Akula thanked the Mayor Mehmet Zeybek. Stating that Zeybek President is always with them, Akülke said, “We also try to respond to the interest and interest of our President. We will continue to promote Afyonkarahisar both in our country and in the world in the best way possible. Today is a very exciting day. We live in a first Afyonkarahisar in Turkey.
"WE BELIEVE THAT IT WILL REPRESENT OUR COUNTRY AND OUR CITY IN THE BEST WAY"
A 16-year-old female athlete will compete in the World Women's Championship in Afyonkarahisar in this beautiful city of Anatolia. This makes Afyonkarahisar and our country proud. Our goal here is to bring trophies and medals to Afyonkarahisar in three years. He will continue his training at Afyon Motorsports Center. I hope he will start an accident-free race and represent Afyonkarahisar and our country in the best way.
"I ROPE SEPTEMBER"
Our National Athlete Irmak Yıldırım, who stated that he has participated in races abroad since 2018, said, “Since I was 11, I participated in many motorcycle races. I represented my country in the last European and Balkan Championships. I have goals in this area. I continue my training. I am constantly improving myself. I want to be successful in the European and world championships and win trophies. I am looking forward to September already. It is a great pride for me to represent my country with the support of Afyonkarahisar Municipality. I hope I will prepare well for the championship and not embarrass people who trust me, ”he said.
REPRESENTED OUR COUNTRY IN EUROPEAN AND BALKAN CHAMPIONS
Irmak Yıldırım, the national athlete in the Women's Class of the World Motocross Championship, which is one of the most popular organizations of motor sports, will be the first Turkish athlete to represent our country. Yıldırım, who will take the title of the youngest female racer to compete in the World Motocross Championship to be held under the auspices of the Presidency, also represented our country in the European and Balkan Championships. 16-year-old national athletes, attending the Turkey Championship since 2017.