Road to Rookies Cup kick-starts in India

Red Bull Road to Rookies Cup for its fourth edition in India gives young  motorsport a Young biking enthusiasts, between 12 and 16 years of age, will have a chance to showcase their  prowess on an international stage,  with the fourth edition of Red Bull  Road to Rookies Cup, which gives  athletes a chance to win the mantle  of India's fastest racer of the year.

Like last year, both the Suzuki Gixxer Cup and the Red Bull  Road  to Rookies Cup will be run as a part  of the 22nd JK Tyre FMSCI National  Racing Championship. While the  Red Bull Road to Rookies is for riders  between the ages of 12 and 16 years,  the Suzuki Gixxer Cup will be for  riders of 17 years and older.

The rider selection process for the upcoming competition was held at  Kari Motor Speedway, Coimbatore,  22 July.

The five riders selected for Redbull Rookies cup were Ikshan Shanbaug  Satara and Aditi Krishnan from  Bangalore, Prashanth R, Chennai,  Aryan Gurav, Pune and Eshaan  Shankar, Delhi.

The championship will be held over two rounds and the most talented  rider in the age of 12-16 will get  a chance to participate in the Red  Bull  MotoGP Rookies Cup qualifier  in Spain on October 15, 16 and 17.

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