Terrace Motocross gears up for its Spring Series

The Terrace Motocross Association is hosting its first event of the season.

A group of riders enjoy the Terrace Motocross Association's track last season.

A group of riders enjoy the Terrace Motocross Association's track last season.

The Terrace Motocross Association is hosting its first event of the season with the Spring Series race taking place this weekend at the Terrace Motocross track.

The event is a Canadian Motocross Racing Corporation (CMRC) sanctioned race and will kick off at 9:15 a.m. Saturday morning and carry on through Sunday afternoon.

Riders will be grouped according to ability and the power of their bikes. There will also be a plus 40 class, ladies class and a children’s class.

Registration begins Friday night at the track and will continue each morning from 6:30 a.m. – 7:30 a.m.

Anyone with a CMRC licence, a bike and protective gear is welcome to register and join in the race.

The will be a food vendor at the race selling hot food as well as beverages.

“We are hoping a lot of locals will come out and watch,” said Sue Kawinsky, from the association. She also estimated the race will bring in about 75 riders from out of town.