Final RedAss DH State round – Junior World Champion Molloy at the start at Stromlo

Australia’s very own Junior Downhill Champion of only a few weeks’ standing, Tegan Molloy, from Jindabyne has been confirmed to race at this weekend’s RedAss NSW/ACT Downhill State Series finale at Stromlo Forest Park in Canberra. Elite Women’s series leader and downhill old-hand Sarah Booth from Newcastle will be one of Molloy’s strongest competitors.

It will be the final event of the three-race series and this year’s official Downhill State Champions across various skill and age divisions will be announced on Sunday. One of the strongest contenders in the Elite Men’s category is current series leader and local club racer, Tim Eaton from Isaacs ACT, who is expected to dominate the field on his home track.

What: RedAss NSW/ACT Downhill State Series Round 3 (final round)
When: 4+5 October 2014
Where: Stromlo Forest Park, Canberra (ACT)
Event schedule:
Saturday 9am-4pm: Open training
Sunday 9-11am : Open training / 11:30am: Race start

This is a great opportunity to see some of Australia’s best downhill athletes up close – spectator entry is free. Competitor online registration is available until Friday, 3 October, via www.rockytrailentertainment.com

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Tegan Molloy - reigning Junior Downhill World Champion at the start at Stromlo Forest Park this weekend. Photo: Ronnie Grammatica.
Tegan Molloy – reigning Junior Downhill World Champion at the start at Stromlo Forest Park this weekend. Photo: Ronnie Grammatica.
Tim Eaton - current RedAss NSW/ACT Downhill State Series leader expected to dominate on home track. Photo: OuterImage.com.au/Richard McGibbon
Tim Eaton – current RedAss NSW/ACT Downhill State Series leader expected to dominate on home track. Photo: OuterImage.com.au/Richard McGibbon

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Please direct all media inquiries for interviews and coverage opportunities to Juliane Wisata (0416 737 972). Any media representatives are requested to sign in at the event’s registration desk to obtain an official media accreditation for access onto the race track.