The country’s no. 2 motocross rider Donark Yuson of Iloilo will race with other top riders on March 16 and 17, 2013 in the Araw ng Dabaw Phoenix Motocross to be held at the Crocodile Park Complex in Ma-a, Davao City.
Yuson will be joined by 13-time ‘Rider of the Year’ awardee Glenn Aguilar of Cebu, Winsor Pamorca of Bacolod, Joven Lagrada of Agusan Del Sur, Bornok Mangosong of Mati, Team Phoenix’ Kimboy Pineda and other riders from Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao.
Categories of the race are expert, pro open, intermediate, novice and executive.
The Motocross is one of the events in celebration of the 76th Araw ng Dabaw. It is the first of six legs of the Phoenix Mindanao Moto-X Series which will be held in different places in Mindanao.
The Araw ng Dabaw Motocross is powered by Phoenix Cyclomax Titan Motor Oil and presented by Pioneer Insurance and Marra Builders Inc.
Co-presenters are SM City Davao, SM Lanang Premier, AKTV and the City Government of Davao, with EDGE Davao-The Business Paper, Mindanao Times, The Mindanao Daily Mirror, and Sunstar Davao as Media Partners.
Major sponsors are Connex Technology & Industrial Services, Joy Trade Marketing, Kairos, Contractors Supply Depot, Custom Grafix, Seadove Maritime Services, Inc., and Trans-overseas (Gilbarco).
Gold sponsors are Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf, Brenton Engineering Product Corp, Mechatrends, EEI Construction & Marine, Inc., Globe Telecommunication, and BDO. Silver sponsors are Gov. Arturo Uy, Servityre/Aeolous, ESBE Builders, Isuzu Davao, Yangking Engineering, RB Apilado, FC Core Construction, EMCOR, HSBC, PentaCapital Investment Corp., and Development Bank of the Philippines. Bronze sponsors are Chinatrust, Loc-Seal Industrial Corp., Unifield Enterprises, Fluidynamics, Motortrade, Cebu DLS, Ohcotech Corporation, RMH Engineering, Astig Energy Drink, Unifrutti, DOLE Philippines, Marchael Fishing, POLLO PORCO LECHON, China Bank, KEWL Solutions, Fasttrack Solutions, Inc., Greenflex Consulting, Hope Management & Engineering Services, Land Bank of the Philippines, H2ZERO, Nature Spring, Visayan Surety & Insurance Corp., and IEPI-International Engineers Phils, Inc.(pr)