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Amid: Cream of SA's biking crop

2013-07-26 15:18

SA’S TOP BIKES ON DISPLAY: Whether you’ve purchased a new Suzuki GSX or own a Buell X1 Lightning, head to the 2013 Amid show and have riders give your bike the respect it deserves. Image: Amid


From the latest BMW GS to a classic Triumph Bonneville… riders attending the Amid Motorcycle and Lifestyle Show can pit their bikes against the cream of SA biking community in the Concours D’Elegance and Show and Shine competitions.

The competition is open to any bike from any era. The Concours D’Elegance will take place on August 9 2013 and the Show & Shine on August 10th.

According to organisers: “Entry is simple; Arrive before 10am on either day (August 9 or 10) and contact organiser Pierre Cronje to let him know that you are entering your bike. Judging will start at 11am and the winners will be announced at 2pm.”

“While the exact location for the competitions has not been finalised, entrants can head to the motorcycle hall and receive details on the day of the competition.”

Competitors will be judged in the following category:
Best Standard motorcycle
Best Street Modified
Best Street fighter
Best cruiser
Best Bobber
Best Cafe Racer
Best Custom
Best SA Made Chopper
Best Imported Chopper
Best Classic
Best Harley
Best Trike
Best Rat Bike
Best Engineered
Best Paint Job
Best In Show Overall

To enter the completion, contact Cronje on 072 513 9432 or email.

Where: Johannesburg Expo Centre, Rand Show Road, Nasrec, Gauteng.
Dates: Thursday Aug 8 - Sunday Aug 11
Times: Thur-Sat 9am-6pm, gates close 5pm. Sunday 9am-4pm, gates close 3pm
Tickets: At the gate or through Computicket.
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