All three riders will be first-timers at this biggest motocross event on the world calendar, widely referred to as the “Olympic Games of Motocross”.
Taupo’s Chase will race in the MXGP class, Mangakino’s Purvis will race in the 450cc Open Class and British-based Canterbury rider Walsh will race the MX2 (250cc) class.
The event will be run on the infield at the Dutch TT road-race facility at track at Assen.
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