Supercross Montréal Lines Up Spectacular High Octane Program At Olympic Stadium

Montréal, Wednesday, June 19, 2019

Supercross Mtl will treat motocross fans to a full-blown dirt bike festival on September 14, 2019 with a varied program that will have fans on the edge of their seats. In addition to the elite riders who will compete in the Triple Crown Rockstar Energy series,the thousands of fans packing the stands will get to watch ATV races, the amazing feats of

Ben  Milot,  and  the  motocross  stars  who  have  thrilled  visitors  to the Olympic  Stadium  over the years,  including  Jean Sébastien  Roy. GESTEV is pulling out all the stops for the season’s end spectacular at Parc Olympique!

ATVs, freestyle and legends 20 drivers, mostly from Québec, will compete on the challenging Supercross Mtl track. There will be two qualifying rounds followed by a last chance round. The 12 riders with the best times in the preliminary rounds will advance to the final.

Spectators  will  also  be  dazzled  by  a  freestyle  show  featuring  Ben  Milot.  Motocross  freestyle legend Milot will be accompanied by riders from the Rockstar Energy Milot Land tour.

The Olympic Stadium has become a fixture on the motocross landscape. Many of the sport’s biggest names have thrilled audiences at the iconic Montréal venue. This year, Jean Sébastien Roy will be back along with some of the other stars who have wowed spectators at the Big O over the years. This will be the stuff of memories for longstanding motocross fans at the venue.

A moto trial segment has also been added to the program this year. It’s a dramatic display in which riders  with  breathtaking  control  over  their  machines  blur  the  lines  between  the  ATV  and motocross events.

Children  will  enjoy  the  Adrenaline  Zone,  featuring  a  mini-moto  track,  a  wheelie  simulator  and inflatables.  After  the  races,  visitors can  stay  for  an evening  performance  by  the  band The  Rock Show.

Expanded amateur program for 2019 This year, the amateur segment is scheduled for the afternoon. 80 Québec riders in the Advanced 50cc (6-8 year olds), 65cc (8-11 year olds) and Supermini 85cc (12-15 yearolds) categories will get to compete at Olympic Stadium. There is also an open category for women on the program, with a maximum of 20 riders. In 2018, a total of 40 amateur riders participated.

To compete, amateur riders will have to qualify by racing in three Challenge Québec Motocross events: ECAN Deschambault from July 30 to August 2, Xtown in Mirabel on August 25, and GAS Issoudun on September 1.

Tickets still available!

Given the variety and calibre of the planned events, audiences can expect quite a show on

September 14. Motocross fans can buy tickets starting at $43 ($34.50 for children) at ticketpro.ca. The Super Pass, which provides admission to the amateur qualifying sessions and final event, the Pro 250cc and 450cc practices and qualifying sessions, and the exhibition hall, is still available for only $19.50.