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By: Thelma C. Bicarme
Thousands of motocross lovers all over the country were once again reunited in this province for the 7th Gov. Junie E. Cua Motocross Cup on June 14-15 which was held for the first time at the Quirino Motocross Mountain.
Gov. Junie E. Cua in his opening message, has thanked the organizers for the success of the event as he assured a more convenient motocross track for the racers and viewers during the celebration of Quirino Day in September.
Cua said the motocross mountain which has been established in the tree plantation area of the provincial government aims to provide a more comfortable and wider racetrack for the racers and viewers.
Also, he said it is intended to be developed as a Motocross Mountain in a Botanical Garden, overlooking the town of Cabarroguis.
For his part, TJ Alberto, motocross organizer thanked the provincial government for the new development saying that it is a dream come true for the Quirinians and the racers.
The motocross event was participated by celebrity rider Jordan Herrera and special contenders Glen Aguilar, Jovy Saulog, Bornok Mangosong, Buboy Carno and Noynoy Abraham, TJ Alberto, among others.
Local riders who belong to the Quirino Motocross Rider’s Club and Team Quirino also joined the race.
The racers competed in the different categories such as Beginner Local Enduro, Beginner Production, Intermediate Class, Novice Production, Novice Local Open Enduro, Under Bone, Team Race, Pro Open and others.
Cash prizes and certificates will be awarded to the winners during the culminating program today.
The event is part of the province’s efforts to promote Quirino as the sports capital of the Philippines and also in celebration of Governor Cua’s birthday last June 3. (TCB/PIA 2-Quirino)