-- Australia's Biggest Charity Dirt Bike Event Is On - Win one of two 2014
KTM 85 SX bikes valued at $6995!
Challenge is calling on dirt bike riders to register for the 2013 KTM Ride4Kids,
the biggest charity motocross event in the country which raises funds for
Challenge, an organisation that supports children living with cancer and their
Held Sunday 20th October 2013 at the Dandenong Motorcycle Club in Wonthaggi,
Ride4Kids is a full day of non-competitive riding where participants can ride in
Motocross and Enduro events. All sessions are an open practice format with no
actual racing so people of all ages and abilities can get involved. A pee-wee
track is also available for first time riders.
In addition to an entry fee to ride, participants are encouraged to raise money
for Challenge by asking friends and family to sponsor them or make a donation.
Riders can also set up an online fundraising page at
The overall highest fundraiser will win a 2014 KTM 85 SX valued at $6995. In
addition, all riders who raise $300 or more will go in the draw to win a second
2014 KTM 85 SX valued at $6995! The top 10 highest fundraisers will also be
rewarded with some fantastic prizes from event supporters Scott, Fox and O'Neal
Challenge CEO, David Rogers, said the emphasis of Ride4Kids is on having fun.
"The event is a great opportunity for riders to have a great day on a
professional track while raising much-needed funds for children living with
cancer," said David. "Those not riding can also enjoy some great trackside
entertainment including a barbecue lunch and the chance to watch all the action
of the 2013 Moto GP on the big screen, which is happening on the same day."
Date: Sunday, 20 October 2013 at 9am–3.30pm (gates open 7.30am).
Venue: Dandenong Motorcycle Club, 220 West Area Road, Wonthaggi.
Cost: Entry to ride is $80 plus $20 a non - competition licence on the day for
What to bring: Participants need their own bike, helmet and riding gear.
How to enter: Enter online at www.challenge.org.au. Once registered, riders will
receive a information kit to assist them with their fundraising.
Fundraising: Sponsorship forms and tips on how to raise funds are sent in the
information kit. Riders can also set up an Everyday Hero page at
Traffic/parking: Parking is available at the venue. As the 2013 Moto GP is being
held the same day, participants are advised to get to the track by 8.30am. The
event will finish by 3.30pm giving cars plenty of time to beat the traffic.
Camping: Facilities are available for $20 per car.
About Challenge - Challenge supports children with cancer and their families by
providing a range of practical services such as camps, tickets to concerts and
events, holiday accommodation, parent retreats and social activities, home help
and scholarship opportunities. Kids undergoing treatment are also supported in
hospital through the provision of iPads, DVDs, celebrity visits and daily
activities that help make hospital stays more enjoyable.
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