In a bid to keep fit, competitive Semka Racing Academy has fielded a team of four riders joined by two Uganda Lodges-sponsored riders, Kylan and Zion in the weekends sixth round of the Kenyan national motocross championship.
The two-day event is set to be held at Jamhuri Park, located on the outskirts of the capital Nairobi.
Amongst Ugandan riders taking part, are the katende brothers Miguel and Jonathan, Wekesa brothers Kylan and Zion, Jerome Mubiru and Filbert Muwonge, son of two-time National rally champion, Susan ‘superlady’ Muwonge.
The Lato Milk-sponsored Katende Brothers will be battling Kenyan creme de la creme in the Junior classes of MX65 and 50cc, respectively.
Kylan Wekesa who will be riding on Honda250 model 2020 will compete as a guest rider in the combined MX1 and MX2, as his little brother Zion will be riding on KTM65 competing in MX65Cc class.
Mubiru and Muwonge will be competing in MX50.
In their last outing in round 5, Miguel won MX65 and Jonathan was 2nd.
The duo has been used by their Kenyan counterparts as the benchmark in the 65 and 50cc classes.
Published by: FMU Media
Photography by: Innocent Mutaawe and John Batanudde