In what will arguably be the most competitive field of international supercross racers to ever line up on Australian soil, 2019 World Supercross Championship Rookie of the Year and current World Number 8 – Joey Savatgy has been locked in for this year’s Monster Energy AUS-X Open at Marvel Stadium.
The 25-year-old American rider had an incredible rookie season in the premier 450SX1 class of the 2019 World Championship and is expected to be hard to beat at this year’s AUS-X Open.
“I can’t wait to head Down Under for the Monster Energy AUS-X Open Melbourne. The calibre of riders that the event brings each year makes me so pumped to get out there and take it to the world’s best on Aussie soil,” Savatgy said.
Already confirmed to compete on November 30 is current World Number 10 and defending Australian Supercross Champion – Justin Brayton, as well as more of the world’s biggest names in Supercross and Freestyle Motocross, including recent World Championship winners to be announced in the coming days.
The largest international Supercross and action sports event in the world outside of the USA, the Monster Energy AUS-X Open Melbourne, will feature the world’s best riders going head-to-head on a full-sized World Championship style Supercross track for the first time ever inside Marvel Stadium. It will also be an engineering feat, arguably unmatched by any Supercross event in the world, as supports imported and constructed in the lower level carpark, prepare to handle the immense pressure of up to 6,000 tonnes of dirt, machinery and infrastructure, all positioned within Australia’s largest indoor stadium.
Featuring live music and entertainment, stunning pyrotechnics and the world’s best freestyle motocross riders battling to win the best-trick and best-whip competitions; the Monster Energy AUS-X Open Melbourne is an incredible entertainment spectacle for all ages.
Tickets go on sale today at 12pm via Ticketmaster.com.au and start from $39.95*.
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The AUS-X Open Melbourne is the final round of the Australian Supercross Championship and is sanctioned by Motorcycling Australia (MA).
Stay tuned to S-X Open Supercross (@sxopensupercross) on social media for some truly amazing upcoming announcements that are sure to blow fans away in 2019 at Marvel Stadium.
*$39.95 Silver Tickets will incur additional transaction and booking charges.