The Junior World Championship will be run in Ukraine in 2023! Why is that newsworthy? More often than not, a track hosts the Junior World Championship as a try-out for the FIM Motocross World Championship and appears on the calendar soon after. Official communication is below.
MONACO (Principality of Monaco) 3 March 2021 – Infront Moto Racing is delighted to announce that the 2023 edition of the Junior Motocross World Championship will head to Ukraine!
ST? ”SONA” moto track, located in Bucha, of the Kyiv region, will host the fastest 65cc, 85cc and 125cc youngsters in the world in 2023 as the venue welcomes more international competition. The territory of the club occupies 12 hectares, which can accommodate up to 30,000 spectators and it’s only 36km far from the Kyiv International Airport.
SONA Sports and Technical Club has been hosting international, national and regional motocross competitions for over 20 years and is considered one of the best training bases for Ukrainian athletes. In 2019 the venue held the FIM Sidecar Motocross World Championship as well as the EMX Quad European Championship and was due to host both events once again in 2020, though they were cancelled due to COVID-19.
Now STC “SONA” are excited to welcome the Junior Motocross World Championship for the very first time in 2023 for an unforgettable event in the Kyiv region.
The Junior Motocross World Championship is a special event that celebrates the young and upcoming stars of the sport and has seen the likes of Jeffrey Herlings, Jordi Tixier, Pauls Jonass, Jago Geerts and Tim Gajser among others victorious at the event and then progress through to become successful MX2 and MXGP stars.
Infront Moto Racing is pleased to confirm another exciting venue to hold the future Junior World Championship event.
Words: Press Release | Lead Image: Bavo Swijgers