Two of Canada’s major motocross promoters will sanction their first events with the Canadian Motorcycle Association beginning with the 2017 season. The FIM North America will be a part of the FIM North America program.
The Parts Canada TransCan Grand National CMA Amateur National Championships and FIM North American Continental Cup at Walton, and the Rockstar Energy CMA National Championship / FIM North America Championship Arenacross series begins a new era for teams and riders. They can expect the same great experience that they have had in the past, along with the veracity offered by CMA / FIM North America.
“Walton Raceway is thrilled to elevate the Parts Canada TransCan Grand National Motocross to the CMA National Championship and FIM North America Continental Cup level.
FIM is the highest honour in motocross. From Supercross to MXGP and the Motocross of Nations, they are the elite events of the world. Motocross racers in Canada, “said Brett Lee, Owner / Operator of Walton Raceway.
Jetwerx International is moving into its third season of racing come fall 2017, and they are once again taking a huge step forward in bringing elite racing to Canadian racers and enthusiasts.
The Valvoline Live Broadcast online in the first place, then MAV TV taking the show across North America for the fans and showcasing Canadian Talent in year two, and now with CMA and FIM North America, sanction and branding, it could be their biggest leap forward Yet.
“Jetwerx has been a member of the Canadian Motocross Association for more than a decade. FIM North America and the CMA, as well as Walton Raceway, “said Justin Thompson, CEO of Jetwerx International.
CMA CEO and President of FIM North America, Marilynn Bastedo remarked. “This is the beginning of a new future for Canadian Motocross. We are delighted to be working with promoters who have the best intentions for the riders.
Joe Godsall, CMA President, stated “This new relationship and the attitude of the key people in this resurgence, is positive and optimistic and all about making Canada and Canadian riders into a real presence on the world stage”.
Watch for updates on this series in the near future, as well as a number of new programs to be rolled out in the next 2 to 3 years.
Please check CanadianMX.com to find out details of the Press Conference That will happen March 4 th , 2017, at the Toronto Supercross with regards to this announcement.
This release is jointly issued by Walton Raceway, Jetwerx International and the Canadian Motorcycle Association
About FIM North America.
FIM NA is the continental union established by FIM in 1998 with the mandate to develop a championship level participation.
About the Canadian Motorcycle Association
CMA is the national governing body for motorcycling and as a member of the Federation of Motorcyclists and FIM North America, is responsible for carrying out the mandate of the FIM and FIM NA to oversee and develop motorcycling in Canada
A NEW ASSOCIATION FOR MOTOCROSS AWARDS IN CANADA
Two of our prestigious Canadian Motocross promoters will sanction their first events with the Canadian Motorcycle Association during the 2017 season. The agreement will be posted on the North American FIM calendar, bringing the Canadian program to the world motocross competition.
The CMA Parts Canada Canada TransCan Grand National and the Walton FIM Continental North American Cup, as well as the CMA Rockstar Energy / National Championship series and the FIM North American Arenacross Championship, are starting a new era for teams and Competitors. They can expect the same great experience experienced in the past, as well as the same veracity offered by the CMA / FIM Nord América.
“Walton Raceway is very excited to bring the National Motocross” Parts Canada Trans Can “to the CMA National Championship and the North American Continental Cup FIM. The recognition of the FIM is the greatest honour in Motocross. From Supercross to MXGP and the Motocross of Nations, they are the elite events of the world. The Motocross competitors of Canada deserve to be part of it, “says Brett Lee, owner/operator of Walton Raceway.
Jetwerx International enters its third season of competition in the fall of 2017, and once again makes a big jump by including Canadian enthusiasts and runners. The Valvoline Live Broadcast in the first year, then MAV TV broadcasting the show across North America for spectators and revealing Canadian talent in the second year, and now sanctioned and approved with recognition from the CMA and FIM Nord América. Which could be their biggest jump so far.
“From day one our goal was to improve Canadian motocross, and Jetwerx’s mission was to grow our sport and help riders climb up the world. FIM Nord América and the CMA, as well as Walton Raceway, share the same goal, and together we will achieve this vision, “said Justin Thompson, CEO of Jetwerx International.
CMA CEO and President of FIM Nord América, Marilynn Bastedo remarked “This is the beginning of a new future for the Canadian Motocross. We are very pleased to work with promoters who have the best interests of the riders, which has always been the mandate of our association. ”
CMA President Joe Godsall said, “This new relationship and the attitude of the key people in this resurgence are positive and optimistic and all of this makes the Canadian and Canadian presence a real presence on the world stage.”
Watch the dates of these series in the near future, as well as a number of new programs that will take place in the next 2 and 3 years .
Please see CanadianMX.com for details of the press conference to be held on March 4, 2017 at the Toronto Supercross in connection with this announcement.
This press release is issued jointly by Walton Raceway, Jetwerx International and the Canadian Motorcycle Association
The FIM Nord América
The FIM NA is a continental union established by the FIM in 1998 with the mandate to develop a continental activity as a first step for the riders in order to reach the necessary level of participation in the world championship.
The Canadian Motorcycle Association
The CMA is a national governing body for motorcycling and a member of the International Motorcycle Federation and FIM North America. The CMA is responsible for ensuring that the mandate of FIM and FIM NA is respected overseas and developing motorcycling in Canada.