Welcome to the Motor Cycle Racing Club of WA
2013 WELD WEST STATE ROAD RACING CHAMPIONSHIPS
Round 1 Commences on Sunday 19th May 2013
Championships Classes feature for Superbikes, Supersport, Superstock Series, Sidecars, 125GP and 250GP plus Clubman 600 and 1000cc.
MCRCWA is pleased to announce Weld West as Naming Rights Sponsor for 2013.
They will be joined by Northside Timber Flooring (Supersport/Superstock),
Armadale Rental Cars (Sidecars) Swift Windscreens (B Grade Series)
and Fastline GP Racing/Radmix (125/250GP)
- General Admission Main gate $20 (includes program), Seniors/ Pensioners $10, Children 15 years and Under FREE
- FREE Walk in entry Pit Paddock area/ main straight viewing.
- Qualifying from 8.30am, Racing from 10:40am – half hour lunch break prior Race 3 followed by non stop racing action.
- 19 Events in total.
- Catering on site Pit Paddock.
- Barbagallo Raceway Wanneroo , Main gate off end of Wattle Ave, off Old Yanchep Rd, off Joondalup Drive.
ROUND 1 MEDIA RELEASE For Immediate release 13th May 2013
The long awaited return for WA motorcycle road racers happens this Sunday May 19th at Barbagallo Raceway Wanneroo.
The 2013 Weld West State Championship Series opening round will see 110 solo competitors and 10 sidecar teams take to the track to commence battle for championship titles.
It’s time for the Moto GP Malaysia again.
Join Travel Tree for two days of heart stopping action and five days of fun. Malaysia is a major drawcard for Australian Moto GP fans, with the 2012 race voted the best Moto GP event of the year.
Thank you for Helping Out!!
A big thank you to Peter Girling, Martin Mott, Andrew Read, Des Harvey and Dave Doughty for their support by taking their bikes to Whistlers Chocolate Factory, Swan Valley for the 6th Jap Bike Show. Not sure how much chocolate was consumed, but you can check it out at www.flybyphotography.zenfolio.com/p414895107.
Thanks also to Tim Simmons, Tash Buzzacott, Dean Martin, Rob Clark, Jess, Tom and Ray Hatton, Dave Doughty, Caillin Simcock-Bailley, Mick Robins and Phil Brown for representing the Club at the York Motorcycle Festival on 21st April. From all accounts it was a successful day for the club. All classes of bikes where on show and attracted a great deal of interest.
Australian Sidecar Championships come to WA
The MCRCWA will host Round 2 of the Australian Sidecar Championship series for 2013 at Barbagallo Raceway on the weekend of July 21st.
This Australian Championship round will also incorporate round 3 of the WA State Championship Series. A large contingent of east coast sidecars are expected to participate.
A number of WA sidecar teams recently competed at the Barry Shene festival of Speed at Eastern Creek Raceway in what was the 1st Round of the Championship.
Locals Darren and Neal Walker are currently in second position in the Championship on 66 points with Shane Soutar and passenger Jeff Rowe holding 1st position on 75 points.
More info to come.
Volunteer Officials - Accreditation Courses
Motorcycling, like most sports, relies heavily on the input of volunteers to ensure that race meetings and events continue to run efficiently.
One of the best ways to get up close to the action is to get involved as a volunteer official.
Motorcycling WA hold regular Accreditation courses for any interested volunteer officials.
Level 1 is a 3 hour course held mostly weeknights but also some weekends.
All info can be found at www.motorcyclingwa.org.au register on line
Upcoming Courses are:
April 9th 6 – 9pm Level 1 Course
SCRUTINEERS COURSE (new and renewal) 4th May 12:30 to 5.30pm
Must have Level 1 accreditation.
Tuning Days 2013
Tuning days are for MA licenced competitors ONLY. Pre-booking on-line is required for ALL tuning days.