International riders to get first look at Old Bar track ahead of 2014 Troy Bayliss Classic

With the 2014 Motul Pirelli Troy Bayliss Classic just days away, international riders including two-time AMA Pro Grand National Singles Champion Henry Wiles, Japanese flat track sensation Masatoshi Ohmari, Pro AMA flat-track racer Sammy Halbert and 1996 500cc Motocross World Champion Shayne King will have their first hit-out at the Taree Motorcycle Club at 12.30pm tomorrow.

The session allows for riders who have not ridden the track before to familiarise themselves with the 500m oil based track ahead of Saturday’s event.

Motocross legend Jeff Leisk will also get his first run on the track, while three-time WSBK Champion and event host, Troy Bayliss will oversee the session and be on hand to talk to media.

What: 2014 Troy Bayliss Classic Media Call

When: 12.30pm Thursday 16th January Where: Taree Motorcycle Club

Who: Troy Bayliss (Three time WSBK Champion and Event Host) Henry Wiles (Two-time AMA Pro Grand National Singles Champion) Sammy Halbert (Pro AMA flat-track racer) Masatoshi Ohmari (Japanese flat track star and YouTube sensation) Shayne King (1996 500cc Motocross World Champion) Jeff Leisk (Motocross Legend)

The 2014 Motul Pirelli Troy Bayliss Classic which will be held on Saturday 18th January at Taree Motorcycle Club. Online Tickets can be purchased right up until 7.00pm on Friday 17th January. To purchase tickets to the 2014 event click here.

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