The Australian Grand Prix Corporation (AGPC) today confirmed three of the world‰Ûªs best female motocross racers will be at the start gates for the inaugural EVE Australian Women‰Ûªs Supercross Championship at the 2013 Tissot Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix from October 18-20.
In a joint announcement today with International Entertainment Group (IEG) it was revealed Women‰Ûªs World Motocross Champion Jessica Patterson (USA), three-time X-Games Women‰Ûªs Moto X gold medalist Vicki Golden (USA) and Japanese rising star Sayaka Kaneshiro will join Australia‰Ûªs best female racers including X-Games silver medalist Meghan Rutledge for the three-round championship later this month.
The highly anticipated EVE Australian Women‰Ûªs Supercross Championship will be held across three days at the Tissot Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix and will mark the first time since the X-Games that Rutledge and Golden will line-up against each other.
Chief Executive Officer of the Australian Grand Prix Corporation, Andrew Westacott, welcomed the Women‰Ûªs Supercross to the 2013 Tissot Australian Motorcycle Grand Prix entertainment line-up.
‰ÛÏThe Supercross Championship has proven to be a crowd favourite at Phillip Island and with the introduction of some of the world‰Ûªs fastest female riders, there is sure to be non-stop action all weekend,‰Û