Northern Ireland squad confirmed for Vets MXDN

The victorious Northern Ireland team from the 2021 VMXDN event have entered to defend their number one position at the VMXDN Foxhill which will be held at the iconic Wiltshire Circuit during the August Bank Holiday on the 26th, 27th and 28 2022.

The team is registered by MRA Northern Ireland, the NI federation and is managed by Gordon Crockard who needs no introduction but in case you don’t know he is a 3 time British champion and Grand winner. Price. His day job is working for the mighty HRC team, and he will be riding his own CR 250 race bike from 2001 which is prepared and steered by his usual right-hand man and former Grand Prix mechanic Nick Moores. Gordy is the +40 member of the team and he will race with the prestigious number 1 plate!

Second on the team is Graeme Irwin, 2017 British MX1 champion and Grand Prix regular. He will drive a 2001 Honda CR500 prepared for the event by Mark McGill with the support of his personal sponsors Traction Finance and Scarlett DIY.

Neville Bradshaw is the third member of the team returning for his country, the journeyman racer is a regular in the 2-stroke scene and races most weekends at the highest level, he always puts in an outstanding performance on evo bikes and is certainly a threat wherever he runs. Nev holds dual nationality with South Africa and Northern Ireland, which qualifies him to race both. Nev’s personal sponsor is RJP who supplies him and runs him on a 1995 Honda CR500 with the support of CI sport.

The team will run numbers 1, 2 and 3.

The VMXDN Foxhill is quickly forming to become the biggest event on the UK MX calendar bar none, with both racing and live music forming the 4 day event, featuring most of the sport’s biggest stars from yesterday and today committed to attend. Many industry leading brands will also use the event platform to launch new 2023 products!!

The support for the inaugural event from the MX industry and public interest has been staggering. We expect the atmosphere to live up to its peak as the first event on the 90s World Championship schedule.

Pre-sales for tickets and camping have had an unprecedented response and the camping area is already filling up, so we recommend booking early is essential for camping to ensure you can get in. but they will also be available the same day.

Additionally, there are only a few trade stalls available at press time.

For camping, merchant stands and spectator tickets, go to Eventbrite website.

Words: press release