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Dickies Sponsor Weymouth Beach Race 2016

Dickies Sponsor Weymouth Beach Race 2016

Weymouth’s impressive annual events program is preparing to roar to a start of 2016 as it plans to host it’s thrilling weekend of top class beach racing on 27-28 February. This all action motoring event promises to attract huge crowds and generate a successful boost to the trade throughout the area during the traditional off-peak season.

The Dickies Weymouth Beach race is now in it's third year and is growing year on year. There will be competitors from the age of six years old to 72 years old travelling from all over the UK and a number of international competitors.

This event will be action packed with Motorbikes, Quadbikes which can all be viewed free of charge from the esplanade.

As the Official Weymouth Beach Race builds up momentum to its international event in February, it hosts a range of extreme displays, live music and of course racing it is sure to be a great weekend for all the family.

The beach course when constructed will be approximately one mile long and is designed to test the riders to the limits, reaching speeds of 70 mph, while competitively negotiating 'Bomb Holes', Dare Devil Jumps, Sharp Chicanes and a high speed straight.

From a spectators point of view, the lay out of the spectators area right on the sea front on the Esplanade means that you will be able to get really close to the action of the racing buggies, quads and solos over the two days.
The event is raising funds for the Dorset & Somerset Air Ambulance Service.
Fred Nandi Commercial Director for O.R.E Events South West commented: “Our events continue to grow year on year enjoyed by race-goers and spectators for many years, so when we had the opportunity to work with Dickies is was a natural fit with our brand territory. Dickies clothing is not only functional but through innovative Hi-Visibility clothing and protective work wear adds a vital safety element. O.R.E Events has had a very good relationship with Dickies. Over the past few years Dickies has proven to be a great brand to work with and we hope to continue our relationship for years to come.”

Maurice Morton, Sales & Marketing Director at Dickies added: “We are delighted to be the main sponsor of the Weymouth Beach Race. It is certainly a market that Dickies is interested in targeting and it is an exciting event to be part of.”