Features 11 Nov 2011

2011 Super X Rd4 Maitland Preview

MotoOnline.com.au has the ultimate fan guide for round four of supercross.

MotoOnline.com.au has the ultimate fan guide for round four of supercross.

Monster Energy Super X heads to Maitland Oval this weekend for the penultimate round. Image: Rice Photography.

Round four of the Monster Energy Super X, Australasian Supercross Championship, heads to Maitland Oval this weekend.

With the Pro Open points race heating up between Tye Simmonds, Dan McCoy and Jay Marmont, this series is going down to the wire. Maitland will be a pivotal point in the title chase.

The Matt Moss/Brenden Harrison battle in the Lites took a step forward in Sydney, while Errol Willis again proved the man top beat in the U19s.

Here’s MotoOnline.com.au’s round four preview, including the standings, track map and detailed schedule of the proceedings for Saturday, 12 November.

Championship Standings

Pro Open Standings:
1. Tye Simmonds 60
2. Daniel McCoy 59
3. Jay Marmont 58
4. Billy Mackenzie 49
5. Ryan Marmont 41
6. Lawson Bopping 40
7. Dan Reardon 39
8. Todd Waters 38
9. Jake Moss 35
10. Michael Phillips 29

Pro Lites Standings:
1. Matt Moss 68
2. Brenden Harrison 65
3. Luke Styke 58
4. Steven Clarke 53
5. Gavin Faith 49
6. Adam Monea 41
7. Robbie Marshall 33
8. Casey Turner 33
9. Luke Arbon 32
10. Dean Ferris 30

Under 19s Standings:
1. Errol Willis 50
2. Corey Lucas 38
3. Geran Stapleton 34
4. Mitch Norris 29
5. Sam Duncanson 25
6. Tristen Cachia 25
7. Joey Savatgy 22
8. Jake Williams 22
9. Jake Vella 21
10. Matthew Phillips 20

Maitland Oval Track Map

Ticket Purchase

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Venue Location and Parking

Number 1 Sports Ground
James Street
Maitland, NSW (30km North West of Newcastle)

• Public Transport – The High Street Train Station on the Hunter Line is located just a 10min walk to the venue. Plan your rail trip at www.cityrail.info. As parking is limited please use public transport options whenever possible. Please follow pedestrian signage from the station to the venue and cross the road where indicated.

• Parking – There is public car parking located at the venue for a cost of $5. Please car pool to the venue to assist with traffic congestion.

Round Four Schedule

Note: Gates open to the public at 1.00pm.

Race Format

Triple Header (Open and Lites):

The Super X Open class will compete over three x seven-lap races back to back, with four minutes in between.

The SX Lites will compete over three x six-lap races back to back, with four minutes in between.

Television Guide

All events to be broadcast on SPEED one week delayed (no live television in 2011).

These are the times that the Maitland round will be aired:
Friday, 18 November at 7.30pm
Saturday, 19 November at 3.30am (repeat)
Saturday, 19 November at 3.30pm (repeat)

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