2020 bLU cRU Oceania Junior Cup rider applications open

2020 bLU cRU Oceania Junior Cup

Registrations of interest are now open for the 2020 bLU cRU Oceania Junior Cup (OJC), which will run alongside the Motul Pirelli Australian Superbike Championship (ASBK).

Riders aged between 11 and under 16 as of 1st of January 2020 are all encouraged to apply for next years series, following a highly successful season of racing in 2019.

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2020 bLU cRU Oceania Junior Cup returns in 2020 – Image by Russell Colvin

This year’s OJC racing has been a bell ringer, with riders learning about race craft and racing in general, plus bike set-up thanks to a full deck of technical support at the track, including Öhlins support. Riders also learn the art of dealing with media, health and nutrition and much, much more.

Also included are the Yamaha YZR-R15’s, all the riding gear, such as the AGV helmets, TCX boots, Ricondi leathers and gloves. Finally, motorcycle transport and all entries will be covered throughout the 2020 season.

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bLU cRU Oceania Junior Cup riders have a Yamaha R15 and gear provided as part of the program fee
Martin Port – Motorcycling Australia Operations Director

“Thanks to all our partners in helping to get the bLU cRU Oceania Junior Cup off the ground, we now have a road racing academy to help the younger generations to go all the way to world championship competition, if that’s where they want to head in the future. With the Oceania Junior Cup, you simply turn up and go racing. In the process you learn everything you need to know to succeed in the sport. So, I encourage all riders to apply.”

Supported by the FIM and endorsed by Dorna’s Road to MotoGP program, the OJC has a clear progression plan for it riders to feature in the Idemitsu Asia Talent Cup and the Red Bull Rookies Cup.

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bLU cRU Oceania Junior Cup

To register interest and for more information regarding the 2020 bLU cRU Oceania Junior Cup applications, head to the Australian Superbike Championship website at https://www.asbk.com.au/about-asbk/oceania-junior-cup/ (link). Registrations of interest close October 11, 2019.

Source: MCNews.com.au

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