August looks set to be a big month of racing in Queensland, with quite a few series going into the peak period. We take a look at the race calendar for the enduro and downhill races to keep you in the loop and in between the tape.
The month kicks off with the Downhill State Championships at Kandanga this weekend and it looks to be a blockbuster event, stay tuned for the race report next week.
1 August, 2021 – Queensland State Downhill Championships, Kandanga Queensland
Held at the Trailblazin Bros property at Kandanga, 150 km from Brisbane; this years State Champs looks set to be a blockbuster race. If the last round of the SEQDH Series is anything to go by, this will be a huge event. Downhill racing in SEQ has really found a second life and whilst it never really faded, COVID did knock the discipline around a bit last year. This year it has seen a renewed enthusiasm and some record numbers for riders and spectators, something we all very excited about.
Registration for this event is still open and can be accessed by clicking the link below.
7 August, 2021 – Fox Superflow Castle Hill (Ipswich) by Rocky Trail Entertainment
Easily one of the most enjoyable races of 2020 the Fox Superflow at Castle Hill was an awesome race and a great location. This year it heads back to the awesome location with four stages on the shorter and rocky trails, with no shortage of speed, dust and fun to be had by all competitors. It’s racing on the Saturday for this round and it’s round 2 of the South East QLD Fox Superflow series, with series points up for grabs. We’ll have the full details in an article next week and you can enter by clicking the link below.
8 August, 2021 – Queensland Enduro Series Round 4, Mt Joyce Queensland.
Round 4 of the Queensland Enduro Series heads to Mt Joyce after the cancellation of round 3 at Rockhampton. It’s racing on the Sunday with some of the gnarliest and funnest tracks on offer in the South East. Situated at Mt Joyce located 90 minutes from Brisbane at Wyaralong Dam, this round will be a test of the riders capabilities and a great day of racing.
It looks set to be another great month on the bike with plenty of options for racing. If you are after some grassroots racing then the Fox Superflow event looks set to be a relaxed race environment and a fun day on the bike. Downhill State champs is going to be an epic event and one definitely not to miss with whip offs and a weekend camping on the cards. Whatever race you choose to strap on a plate for just make sure you have fun between the tape, as always keep the brakes wide open and see you on the trails….