Asia Supersports Group Committed to Engage
with Every SuperMoto Community in Asia
TANGERANG, INDONESIA – September 20, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – The largest country and SuperMoto community in Southeast Asia can rejoice with a pre-race festival this Saturday, 23 September 2017, at Qbig BSD City, Tangerang, Indonesia, from 10:00AM – 9:00PM (+8:00GMT). Building up to the race on 14 and 15 October 2017, Indonesia will celebrate its hosting with a full-fledge festival as part of Asia Supersports Group’s outreach to the community.
Activities lined-up include trial bike and stunt show by Australia’s Kristie Mckinnon, Jack Field and opening round champion, United Kingdom’s Lewis Cornish. Visitors can also participate in a community fun race, meet and greet session with riders, slide clinic and ride safety clinic conducted by international riders. With all the adrenaline building up to the race in mid-October, the Bold Xperience Road to 2017 FIM Asia SuperMoto Championship pre-race experience will end with a performance by one of Indonesia’s renowned female DJ, DJ Freya.
“We are committed to engaging with every host country’s community. The engagement process differs and will be tailored based on each country’s interest and requirement. As for the Bold Xperience Road to 2017 FIM Asia SuperMoto Championship, we have worked closely with E-Plus Indonesia and KRACKER Motor Indonesia to ensure that local contents are produced specifically for Indonesia’s community. I would like to express my gratitude to both parties, as well as our co-sponsor, Bold Xperience, for their commitment and support,” said Satheswaran Mayachandran, Chief Executive Officer of Asia Supersports Group.
The 2017 FIM Asia SuperMoto Championship second round will commence at Manahan Stadium, Central Java, Indonesia on 14 and 15 October 2017, while the grand finale will be held on 16 and 17 December 2017 at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
FIM Asia SuperMoto Championship is promoted by Asia Supersports Group, a consortium of three companies namely Bikenation Motorsports Sdn Bhd, Trade My Superbike and E-Plus Global Sdn Bhd; sanctioned by FIM Asia and Indonesian Motor Association (IMI); co-sponsored by Bold Xperience, and supported by Malaysia Major Events, a division of Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (an agency under the Ministry of Tourism and Culture Malaysia), Malay Mail, Kelab Blogger Ben Ashaari, TX Sports, Liputan6.com, Bola.com and Vidio.com.
ABOUT FIM ASIA
Founded in 1904, the Federation Internationale de Motocyclisme is an international organisation, which was created to control and develop the sporting and touring aspects of motorcycling and to assist motorcycle users in those fields. The FIM as defined in the statutes is the supreme and sole international authority empowered to control international motorcycling activities organised under its jurisdiction throughout the world and as such acts as the supreme court for the settlement of disputes which may arise from the organisation of such activities. The official titles of World Championships, Continental Championships and FIM Prize events in all disciplines of the motorcycle sport belong to the FIM. FIM Asia is comprised of 28 National Motorcycle Federations in Asia where they organize a large number of events and Championships in over 30 Asian countries.
ABOUT MALAYSIA MAJOR EVENTS
Malaysia Major Events (MME) is a division of Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau (MyCEB), an agency under the Ministry of Tourism and Culture, Malaysia (MoTAC). MME was established under the Government’s Economic Transformation Programme (ETP) to identify, promote, facilitate as well as support viable international events to be staged in Malaysia. With its main objective to enhance Malaysia’s economic growth and profile, MME is also tasked to identify and support major event bids for sports, arts, lifestyles and entertainment events and provide assistance to home-grown and home-hosted events in order to further strengthen Malaysia’s global appeal as the venue of choice for major events in the region. MME also acts as a conduit between the public and private sectors in ensuring seamless processes are achieved through synergistic relationships with diverse event stakeholders in staging successful events in Malaysia.
ABOUT ASIA SUPERSPORTS GROUP SDN BHD
Asia Supersports Group Sdn Bhd (ASG) is a group established with decades of motorsport and event experience in the industry. Pioneering in the sports of SuperMoto, ASG has catapulted to international fame with its organisation of the annual FIM Asia SuperMoto Championship. The group’s passion for motorsport also led to the establishment of the Malaysian SuperMoto Championship which has successfully elevated the hybrid sport’s status in Malaysia. By championing quality race production for fans and enthusiasts, the group is now a step closer to achieving its goal as a top global motorsport promoter.
ABOUT E-PLUS GLOBAL SDN BHD
Incorporated in 2004, E-Plus is a full-fledged, one-stop events management company. This multi award-winning agency is the brainchild of a dynamic team that provides innovative and creative ideas in both event planning and execution events for clients, both locally and internationally. Recognised as one of the top and more experienced agencies in the region, the company continuously seeks to elevate industry practices through its unique, creative and innovative ideas. Listed on the National Stock Exchange of Australia earlier this year, E-Plus (NSX:8EP) operates mainly from Malaysia, has offices in Hong Kong, Indonesia, Philippines, Singapore and Thailand and is a member of the distinguished Association of Global Events Suppliers (AGES).
Source: E-Plus Global Sdn Bhd