Motocross Racing.

Motocross Racing

Motocross racing in Sri Lanka is dominated by the Sri Lanka Armed Forces. They are the important people to conduct Motocross Events in Sri Lanka along with Sri Lanka Association of Racing Drivers and Riders (SLARDAR). Also many Sri Lanka youths are involved in this thrilling sports event. On the other hand this racing is an expensive one as the machines and their maintenance are very costly one for an average Sri Lanka. Furthermore the rider’s safety gears and apparatus too are very costly. Lot of people are interested in these motocross competitions in Sri Lanka. Thousands of spectators used to attend the competitions and most of them are telecasted in TV’s Live. Most of the local riders used to ride 125cc, 250cc and 450cc with Two Stroke or Four Stroke Engines. 250 and 450cc are the two main groups in the racing events. Mean while junior competitors too used to participate using the under 85cc Motorbikes. So far no electric motocross bikes are not in the field in Sri Lanka. In the Sri Lanka motocross events foreign riders too used to participate along with the local riders. Mean while lot of Sri Lanka motocross riders used to take part in the Asian level competitions. Sri Lanka police used to apprehend sound polluters with motorbikes on the public roads.

Motocross Riders.

Sri Lanka Motocross riders mostly prefer Honda, Yamaha, Kawasaki, KTM and TVS Models. But there are riders who are using the world renowned motocross bike Hasquvarna and TCS too in Sri Lanka Motocross circuits.

Sri Lanka Motocross Tracks.

Nuwera Eliya Motocross
Fox Hill Super Cross
Gajaba Super Cross
Southern Super Cross
Vijayabahu Motocross
Commando Supercross

Fox Hill Super Cross 2019.

Fox Hill Supercross is the biggest event in the Sri lanka's sports calendar where riders are opened to test their riding skills, speed and endurance during the popular event. The event is organized by the Sri Lanka Military Academy, Sri Lanka Automobile Sports and Sri Lanka Motorcycle Federation. The Sri Lanka Hutch is the Title Sponsor. The Fox Hill Supercross with 28 events took place at the Military Academy Track in Diyatalawa. The event was introduced in the year 1993 and for this year 2019 event surprising 350 car drivers and motocross Riders had submitted their entries to participate in this event. On the Drivers' section Champion Driver Silva is competing against Ushan Perera and Kushan Peiris, On the Motocross sector Ishan Dassanayake along with Buddhika Kasun Silva, Ivon B. Gurusinghe and Jacques Gunawardene are competing in the thrilling motocross sector. MXRacing Motorcross bikes up to 125cc 2 Stroke, up to 250cc 4stroke along with MX Racing Motocross up to 85cc for Under-16 in the motorcycle category. For the Super MotoRad Open event engines of 250cc up to 1100cc (2 stroke and 4 stroke) can participate.

Visitors need to buy Entrance tickets. They are available at Rs 3,000/-, Rs 2,000/-, Rs 1,500/- and Rs 100/-

2019 Calendar Events.


Kanway Circuit meet at Meerigama on June 22 and 23,
Cavalry Supercross on July 6 and 7,
Commando Challenge Super Cross on August 3 and 4,
Katukurunda Circuit meet on September 7 and 8,
Colombo Super Cross on September 21 and 22
St. James’ Hill Climb on October 26 and 27.
Bandarawela on December 10.

State Television Rupavahini.is expected to broadcast the events live.

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Upcoming USA Supercross Events 2019.

  • Feb 23, 2019 Detroit, MI
  • Mar 02, 2019 Atlanta, GA
  • Mar 09, 2019 Daytona Beach, FL
  • Mar 16, 2019 Indianapolis, IN
  • Mar 23, 2019 Seattle, WA
  • Mar 30, 2019 Houstoun, TX
  • Apr 06, 2019 Nashville, TN
  • Apr 13, 2019 Denver, CO
  • Apr 27, 2019 East Rutherford, NJ
  • May 04, 2019 Las Vegas, NV

Monster Energy Supercross 2019.

  • February 23, Ford Field, Detroit, MI
  • March 2, Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, GA
  • March 9, Daytona Speedway, Daytona, FL
  • March 16, Lucas Oil Stadium, Indianapolis, IN
  • March 23, CenturyLink Field, Seattle, WA
  • March 30, NRG Stadium, Houston, TX
  • April 6, Nissan Stadium, Nashville, TN
  • April 13, Broncos Stadium at Mile High, Denver, CO
  • April 27, Metlife Stadium, East Rutherford, NJ
  • May 4, Sam Boyd Stadium, Las Vegas
  • Monster Energy.
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2019 SCORE World Desert Championship. (Video)

  • 33rd SCORE San Felipe 250, April 3-7, San Felipe, Mexico
  • 51st SCORE Baja 500, May 29-June 2, Ensenada, Mexico
  • Inaugural Lucerna SCORE Baja 400, Sept. 19-23, Ensenada, Mexico
  • 52nd SCORE Baja 1000, Nov.12-17, Ensenada, Mexico

Sri Lanka Association of Racing Drivers and Riders – (SLARDAR)

SLARDAR was formed in July 1983 by drivers and riders associated with motor sports racing in Sri Lanka. What prompted the formation of SLARDAR was that other motor sports clubs at that time were paying scanty regard to the sport and did not heed to the genuine grievances of the competitors and the expectations of a large number of motor sport enthusiasts.

Guide to Beginners on Motocross from AMC.