Features 24 Oct 2012

Fan Guide: 2012 Australian Supercross Rd2 Phillip Island

MotoOnline.com.au has the ultimate guide to Phillip Island's second round of the ASX series.

The 2012 Terex Australian Supercross Championships is set to hit Phillip Island this weekend in conjunction with the MotoGP event for round two of the series.

Jay Marmont leads the SX Open class into this weekend’s event after taking out Dubbo’s round one victory on his Monster Energy Kawasaki entry.

CDR Yamaha’s Dan McCoy sits in second position after a strong start to the series, while Jake Moss sits in third place on his Campbell Mining/Troy Lee Designs/Maxima Racing Honda.

TwoTwo Motorsports’ Chad Reed will be an exciting addition to the premier SX Open class this weekend, the multi-time AMA supercross champion will be debuting the 2013 Honda CRF450R on Australian soil and will be sure to stir up the competition.

American import Gavin Faith leads the SX Lites class heading into round two, the Carlton Dry Honda Thor Racing rider has made it clear that he wants the number one plate in 2012.

Monster Energy Kawasaki’s Kade Mosig sits in the runner-up position after round one with Serco Yamaha/Metal Mulisha Racing’s Luke Styke rounding out the top three.

In the Under 19s division Honda mounted Hayden Mellross leads the charge, closely followed by Kale Makeham in second on his KTM 250 SX two-stroke and Raceline Pirelli Suzuki’s Jay Wilson in third.

MotoOnline.com.au will compile an official pre-race Fan Guide ahead of every round in 2012.

Circuit Location:

Back Beach Road, Phillip Island, VIC

Event Entry:

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Event Schedule:

Current Standings:

SX Open Championship Standings (after 1 of 4 rounds):
1. Jay MARMONT 25
2. Daniel McCOY 22
3. Jake MOSS 20
4. Lawson BOPPING 18
5. Tye SIMMONDS 16
6. Todd WATERS 15
7. Billy MACKENZIE 14
8. Cheyne BOYD 13
9. Jacob WRIGHT 12
10. Sam DUNCANSON 11
11. Craig ANDERSON 10
12. Matt HAWORTH 9
13. Luke WILSON 8
14. Nathan BROCHTRUP 7
15. Jason REED 6
16. Nicholas GECK 5

SX Lites Championship Standings (after 1 of 4 rounds):
1. Gavin FAITH 25
2. Kade MOSIG 22
3. Luke STYKE 20
4. Steven CLARKE 18
5. Ryan MARMONT 16
6. Geran STAPLETON 15
7. Keiron HALL 14
8. Scott COLOUMB 13
9. Nicholas SUTHERLAND 12
10. Mitchell NORRIS 11
11. David MELLISH 10
12. Kim ASHKENAZI 9
13. Rickie GIRDWOOD 8
14. Luke CLOUT 7
15. Errol WILLIS 6
16. Casey TURNER 5
17. James BOOTH ELLIOTT 4
18. Lincoln NICOL 3
19. Tristan CACHIA 2
20. Corey LUCAS 1

Under 19s Championship Standings (after 1 of 4 rounds):

1. Hayden MELLROSS 25
2. Kale MAKEHAM 22
3. Jay WILSON 20
4. Corey JAMES 18
5. Ben GEORGE 16
6. Sam MARTIN 15
7. Nick SCOTT 14
8. Jake VELLA 13
9. Jake DONAHER 12
10. Daniel BANKS 11
11. Jarrad DAVIS 10
12. Joel EVANS 9
13. Meghan RUTLEDGE 8
14. Elijah WIESE 7
15. Mitchell NICHOLS 6
16. Travis FLACK 5
17. Jordan NOLES 4
18. Brodie DAVIDSON 3

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2012 Series Calendar:

Rd1 – 13 October – Dubbo, NSW
Rd2 – 27-28 October – Phillip Island, VIC
Rd3 – 10 November – Toowoomba, QLD
Rd4 – 17 Novemeber – Newcastle, NSW

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