Ninja 250R Cup Race 3

September 20th, 2014

After a lapse of 2 months, the Ninja 250R Championship now moves into Race 3 in September 2014. The Round 2 for Race 3 was cancelled due to a downpour. Attached below are the podium results for the 1st Round of Race 3. Slide2

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The following pictures are snapshots of the Ninja 250R Cup Race 3 Round 1

The Kawasaki Ninja 250R bikes displayed at Bikeart Pit

The Kawasaki Ninja 250R bikes displayed at Bikeart Pit

View at the starting grid before the Race

View at the starting grid before the Race

The race is on

The race is on

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Qualifying Rounds for Race 3 & 4

September 19th, 2014

The Qualifying Rounds for Race 3 & 4 take place today at the Sepang International Circuit. Results (not official) are as follows:

Qualifying 98 Supersports qualifying

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Ninja Riders at the briefing conducted by SIC Officials

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Officials and Scrutineers from SIC inspecting the bikes and riders gears

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Ninja Riders warming up before the qualifying rounds

Ninja Riders in a group photo session just before the qualifying rounds

Ninja Riders in a group photo session just before the qualifying rounds

Ninja riders suiting up in preparation for the qualifying rounds

Ninja riders suiting up in preparation for the qualifying rounds

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#97 Muhammad Fairuz Bin Yazid on the tracks

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#13 Suhaizarul Bin Suhaizat on the track

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#71 Muhammad Hamizan on the track

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#98 Muhammad Zulhilmi Bin Yazid on the track

Bikeart Supersports Rider at the Bikeart Pit just before the qualifying round

Bikeart Supersports Rider at the Bikeart Pit just before the qualifying round

#23 Hazlanshah Mohd Noor

#23 Hazlanshah Mohd Noor

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#53 Mohamad Emir Firdaus

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#92 Mohammad Muzakkir

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#83 Muhammad Farid Badrul

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#40 Ismael Smaju

 

 

Ninja 250 R Practice Day

September 18th, 2014

Race 3 and Race 4 for the Malaysia Superseries and the Ninja 250R Cup Championship is scheduled to be held on the 20th and 21st of September 2014.

After a long two months break the 20 Ninja riders are back for Race 3 and Race 4.

At today’s briefing, Steven Ong the CEO of Bikeart Racing Academy said ” Ninja Riders should take the opportunity at this Practice Session to check up and ensure that the bikes are up to their expectations, familiarise themselves with the track and to mentally prepare for Race 3 and Race 4.”

Enclosed are some images taken today’s Practice Session.

Ninja Riders going through Registration and Indemnity Letters for Race 3 and Race 4

Ninja Riders going through Registration and Indemnity Letters for Race 3 and Race 4

Ninja Riders going through Registration and Indemnity Letters for Race 3 and Race 4

Ninja Riders going through Registration and Indemnity Letters for Race 3 and Race 4

Ninja riders warming up before the Practice

Ninja riders warming up before the Practice

Ninja riders warming up before the Practice

Ninja riders warming up before the Practice

Weighing in and body fat analysis before each race.

Weighing in and body fat analysis before each race.

Dato Razlan at Bikeart Pit Stop chatting with Zamani and Steven Ong

Dato Razlan at Bikeart Pit Stop chatting with Zamani and Steven Ong

Ninja Riders suiting up for the Practice

Ninja Riders suiting up for the Practice

Bikeart CEO Steven Ong addressing the Riders before the Practice

Bikeart CEO Steven Ong addressing the Riders before the Practice

Ninja Riders doing their mental prep before the Practice

Ninja Riders doing their mental prep before the Practice

Preparing the riders for the Practice

Preparing the riders for the Practice

Ninja Riders all suited up and ready for the Practice

Ninja Riders all suited up and ready for the Practice

Ninja Riders being led out to the tracks for practice rounds

Ninja Riders being led out to the tracks for practice rounds

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

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Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Ninja 250R Practice Day for Race 3 & 4

Bikeart dominates Supersports Series

June 17th, 2014

In the 2nd Round of the Malaysian Superbike Series held at Sepang International Circuit in June 2014, riders from Bikeart Racing continued to dominate the 600cc Supersports Series. All the riders managed to clock in the fastest lap equivalent to the times clocked in by those in the 1000cc categories.

Results of the 2 Races in Round 2 are as follows: Note: #23, #83, #50, #53 #92 #40 are Bikeart Riders

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Gallery:

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#23 Haslanshah giving a thumbs up after a grueling race day in Sepang.

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014 (#23 Haslanshah)

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014 (#83 Farid Badrul)

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014 ( #92 Muhammad Muzakkir)

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014 (#40 Ismael Smalji)

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014

Round 2 of the Malaysian Supersports Series in June 2014 (#53 Muhammad Emir Firdaus)

 

Ninja 250 Riders Fitness Assessment, June 2014

June 17th, 2014

As part of the SIC Ninja 250R Championship training programme, all participants are required to undergo a Fitness Assessment each round to ensure that riders maintain their training regime and be fit to race.

The training and assessment programme is carried independently by Rebel Bootcamp and riders who fail to keep up to mark in their assessment may be required to leave the programme for safety reasons as they might be endangering the lives of their team mates.

On the sideline of the FIM World Superbike Malaysia Round held in held on the 6th to 8th of June, 2014 the Sepang International Circuit organised a Meet Mick Doohan session to enable young and new riders to hear from the 5 time World 500cc Champion Mick Doohan on any aspect of motorbike racing.

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In this short clip, Mick talks about how he approaches each championship and how he trains to keep fit for the race. Steven Ong, the CEO of Bikeart Racing helped to translate Mick speech.

http://bikeart.com.my/racing/2014/06/16/ninja-250-riders-fitness-assessment-june-2014

Results of Rebel June Fitness Assessment

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Gallery:

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Meet Mick Doohan

June 13th, 2014

In conjunction with the FIM World Superbike Championship, Malaysian Round, the Sepang International Circuit organised a dialogue session with the legendary Mick Doohan for the 20 Ninja 250R Cup riders.

Michael Doohan – Best known in Australia and around the world as five times Moto GP World Champion 1994 to 1998, and holding four world records in 1997 for his outstanding racing achievements. Mick Doohan has been awarded many honours in his career from Order of Australia in 1996, to being placed in the Australian Sports Hall of Fame three times.

After retiring in 1999, Mick’s interests remained with the racing circuit, however he later turned his sights to aviation by gaining his helicopter pilots licence. Further, Mick’s achievements in business has grown in both Australian and International markets to include ventures in aviation, entertainment, and real estate.

Mick Doohan

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Dialogue with Mick Doohan at the FIM World Superbike Championship held at the Sepang International Circuit

Paddock Walk with Dato Razlan

June 13th, 2014

The 20 Ninja 250R Riders from Bikeart Racing Academy were taken on a special Paddock Walk by non other than the CEO of Sepang International Circuit, affectionately addressed simply as Dato Razlan. The walk is testament of the great interests, SIC places on young and new riders. The Paddock Walk was in conjunction with the2014 FIM World SuperBike Championship held at SIC

In this short clip, Dato Razlan explains the rationale behind the Ninja 250R Cup:

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zsspq4qc97s


Gallery:

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Ninja 250R Race 1 and Race 2 for 2014

June 13th, 2014

The 3rd season for the Kawasaki Ninja 250R Cup which was scheduled to commence in May 2014, but postponed due to technical issues finally came to a grand start on June the 7th and 8th as support races for the 2014 FIM WorldSBK Championship.

The selected 20 riders have put on the pace since April and have had quite a few practice runs on the Sepang tracks and have attended sessions on track rules, regulations, safety, starting procedures and mental and physical preparations for each the race.

#97 Muhammad Fairuz Nasir and #71 Muhammad Hamizan clinched the Championship in both races coming out 1st and 2nd respectively in both races. It was a tight neck to neck race for both the riders who are part of the 2013 Ninja 250R Cup. Both have shown tremendous progress in riding skills and were mentally and physically prepared for the challenge despite the super hot Malaysian weather.

Results for Race 1 and Race 2:

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Gallery:

Bikeart Ninja Riders at the Support Paddock waiting for the signal to leave the pit

Bikeart Ninja Riders at the Support Paddock waiting for the signal to leave the pit

Bikeart Ninja Riders at the Support Paddock waiting for the signal to leave the pit

Bikeart Ninja Riders at the Support Paddock waiting for the signal to leave the pit

Bikeart Ninja Riders on the 1st lap of Race 2

Bikeart Ninja Riders on the 1st lap of Race 2

Bikeart Ninja Riders on the 1st lap of Race 2

Bikeart Ninja Riders on the 1st lap of Race 2

Bikeart Ninja Riders at corner 9

Bikeart Ninja Riders at corner 9

It was a neck to neck race for #97 and 71 in both races

It was a neck to neck race for #97 and 71 in both races

Winners of Race 1 at the podium

Winners of Race 1 at the podium (R to L) #66 #31 #97 #71 #14

Winners of Race 2 with their trophies

Winners of Race 2 with their trophies( R to L) #97 #71 #13 #12 #38

 

 

 

 

Ninja 250R 2014: Training and Practice

May 27th, 2014

20 participants have been selected to take part in the Ninja 250R Championship starting in June 2014. On 26th May, the organisers, Bikeart Racing Academy held a full day of training and practice for the 20 riders.

There are a total of 14 new riders in additional to the 6 riders from the 2013 Ninja 250R Championship. All participants are within the 14 to 17 years age group.

Today’s session included discussions on track safety, track rules and regulations, pit speed limit, starting procedures, rider skills and techniques on the track, warm up and stretching exercises before and after each race.

Today’s training was conducted by Steven Ong (CEO of Bikeart), Zamani Baharuddin (Team Captain and Trainer), Siti Norafizah (Trainer) and Muahammad Fadli (Trainer)

Photogallery:

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

2014 Ninja 250 R Cup riders at Bikeart Racing Academy

Siti Norafizah tops the Open 250 Series

May 23rd, 2014

Fresh from the completion of the Kawasaki Ninja 250R Cup Championship in 2012 and 2013, Siti Norafizah (#95) took the number one spot in the Open 250 Category in both Race 1 and Race 2 of the Malaysian Super Series 2014 held at the Sepang International Circuit on 17th and 18th of May. This Round is the first of the five MSS races for the year 2014.
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Another Bikeart rider Muhammad Fazli (#89) came in third in both of the above races.

Their race statistics are as follows:

Rider Name Total Time No of Laps Best Time Bike Model

Race 1

#95 Siti Norafizah 21:54:593 8 2:41:795 Kawasaki Ninja 250

#89 Muhammad Fazli 22:12:572 8 2:43:437 Kawaasaki Ninja 250

Race 2

#95 Siti Norafizah 21:48:252 8 2:40:843 Kawasaki Ninja 250

#89 Muhammad Fazli 22:01:689 8 2:41:537 Kawaasaki Ninja 250

Photo Gallery

Bikeart's entry into the Open 250 Series

Bikeart’s entry into the Open 250 Series

Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014

Bikeart riders at the Open 250 Category at the Malaysian Super Series 2014



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