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ASMK Races – Summer Event

ASMK Races in Malta Records on Saturday
“Assocjazzjoni Sport Muturi u Karozzi” launched the Summer Events program to conclude the 2014 – 2015 events. These events include special races and voluntary work for a noble cause.

A special program of events is prepared for next Saturday 30th of August 2014. The special races will be held at the ASMK Race Complex at Ta’ Qali starting from 4.00pm till late in the evening.

The Motocross and Enduro riders will be racing on the Motocross track but in opposite direction to normal. This race offers greater challenge and demonstrates the riders skills to the full. This is the first ever race of this kind where even the keen riders are practicing for this event where a greater challenge will be faced mainly by the Enduro bike riders.

Later at the strike of 8.00pm, the eight (8) Autocross cars registered for the toughest race of the season will line-up on the Start Line. This “Endurance Race” lasts One (1) Hour driving on the Autocross Track which will be lit with artificial lights along the track, the paddocks and the spectator areas too. Three (3) mandatory stops are included among other rules set for safety reasons during the event.

As this race is the only one of its kind on the Island and it is the longest race ever held in Malta, ASMK decided to register this race in the ‘Malta Record’ who will also scrutinise the event according to the set  rules. The car which covers the largest number of Laps within the set-hour will be declared the winner of this prestigious race. Penalties for breach of rules results in deducted number of laps.

On Saturday 6th September ASMK also included a [...]

By |August 27th, 2014|News|Comments Off|

Nanjing 2014 – Fl-azzjoni Raoul Stafrace – Ghawm

 

Fl’azzjoni Raoul Stafrace – għawm.
 
F’Nanjing fic-Cina tkomplew l-Olimpjadi taz-Zghazagh. Illum rega kien fl-azzjoni l-ghawwiem Malti Raoul Stafrace illi fil-100 metru freestyle spicca it-tielet fil-heat numru wiehed. Huwa ghamel id-distanza fi 53.45 sekondi . Fil-frazzjoni tal-50 metru huwa kien gham f’24.59 sekondi. Din il-heat intrebhet minn Patrick Canton tal-Istati Uniti qabel Collum Bain tal-Irlanda. 
Aktar qabel fit-tielet gurnata ta’kompetizzjoni fl-ghawm fil-50 metru freestyle kien wkoll fl-azzjoni Raoul Stafrace li f’heat numru 4 spicca fir-raba’post f’ 24.02 sekondi f’heat mirbuha minn Javier Acevedo tal-Canada .
Charles Camenzuli

Direttur tal-Media KOM

 

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Lawn Bowls Pics – Commonwealth Games 2014

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By |August 25th, 2014|News|Comments Off|

Buttigieg registers best time on German Drag Strip

Buttigieg Registers Best Time on German Drag Strip
Last weekend of the 17th August ‘Assocjazzjoni Sport Muturi u Karozzi’ (ASMK) was following the Drag Racing events held in Hockenheim in Germany where among other Maltese competitors ASMK has two Drag Racing riders who are competing in the FIM- Europe Super Street Bike Cup for motorcycles. Other Maltese Teams were competing in the car dragster categories. Maltese Kalanc Racing Team who this weekend run his dragster to victory and his Super Street bike winning the best time of the day in his class in front of about 70,000 spectators.

Shawn Buttigieg riding the Kalanc Maltese Racing Team Suzuki Hayabusa 1300cc bike registered his first heat with 7.493 seconds and 306.17 kph. On his 2nd run Shawn registered an unbeatable best time of 7.213 seconds and reaching a top speed of 318.93 kph on the ¼ mile drag strip while starting from rest. This record was unbeaten throughout the weekend. During the semi-finals run a small technical mistake from the team forced Shawn to register a higher time of 8.027 seconds with a lower terminal speed of 260.59 kph thus Shawn was eliminated from racing in the Final duel and made way to Danish Mogens Lund to compete in the Finals though his time was 7.687 seconds and a speed of 301.62 kph.

Mogens then raced against British rider Bradley O’Connor but during this Final race neither Mogens nor Bradley managed to beat Maltese Shawn Buttigieg best time of 7.213 seconds. Though O’Connor won this Final running the Quarter Mile in 7.409 seconds and Lund finished in 2nd place with 7.578 seconds none managed to beat 3rd placed Shawn’s best time of 7.213 seconds.

Besides all this the general [...]

By |August 20th, 2014|News|Comments Off|

Commonwealth Games 2014 – Team Malta Photos

 
 
 

 
 
 

 
 
 

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Nicole Gatt u Francesco Aufieri fl-azzjoni

 
 

 

Fl’azzjoni Nicole Gatt u Francesco Aufieri.

Wara li fl-ewwel gurnata kien fl-azzjoni l-ghawwiem Julian Harding, illum fil-Judo, FRANCESCO AUFIERI fil-kategorija – 81 kg. Tilef kontra Nemanja Majdov tas-Serbija b’wazari filwaqt li fir-repercharge l-istess Aufieri tilef b’ippon kontra Nicolas Grinda ta’ Monaco.
NICOLE GATT fil-weightlifting fil kategorija 53 kg giet fit-tmien post minn daqstant atleti wara li l-ahjar refa’ taghha fis-snatch kienet ta’ 48 kg. u 71 kg fil-clean and jerk ghal total ta’ 119 kg. Il-grupp intrebah minn Rattanaphon Pakkaratha tat-Tajlandja li refghet total ta’ 190 kg .

Raoul Stafrace fl-ghawm jikkompeti nhar it-Tlieta

 
Charles Camenzuli

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Nanjing – Inghata bidu ghall – Olimpjadi taz-Zghazagh

 
F’Nanjing ingħata bidu għat-tieni Edizzjoni tal-Olimpjadi taz-Żgħażagħ.
 

Il-kontingent Malta ta’ erba’ atleti immexxi mix-chef de Mission, Mario Micallef beda l-impenji tiegħu permezz tal-għawwiem JULIAN HARDING illi fil-Heat nr.1 tal-100 metru breaststroke spicca fit-tielet post b’ 1 minuta 06.38 sekondi wara Andrey Pravivtsev tal-Uzbekistan b’ 1 minuta 03.99 sekondi u Jacob Nordman tal-Fillandja b’ 1 minuta 04 86 sekondi . Għawwiema minn Hong Kong u l-Kambodja spiccaw wara Harding li fil-klassifika ġenerali temm fit-32 post fost 37 għawwwiem.

It-Tnejn jidhlu fl-azzjoni il-judoka Francesco Aufieri kif wkoll Nicole Gatt fil-wieghtlifting b’Raoul Stafrace fl-ghawm jikkompeti nhar it-Tlieta
 

Charles Camenzuli
 

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World Youth Day – Photos

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World Youth Day 2014 – Photos

 
 

 

 

 
     

 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 
 
 

 

 

 

 

 

 

By |August 13th, 2014|News|Comments Off|

2nd Youth Olympic Games – Nanjing 2014

2nd Youth Olympic Games – Nanjing 2014
 

Erba’ atleti, ser ikunu qed jirraprezentaw lil Malta fit-tieni Edizzjoni tal-Olimpjadi taz-Zghazagh li se jsiru f’Nanjing ic-Cina bejn is-16 u t 28 ta’ Awwissu.

L-atleti huma : z-zewg ghawwiema, Julian Harding u Raoul Stafrace, it-tnejn ta’ 18-il sena, jghamlu parti mill-iskwadra nazzjonali tal-ghawm tal ASA – il judoka Francesco Aufieri – li ghadu gej minn training camp fl-Izvizzera u l-weightlifter Nicole Gatt.

L-erba’ atleti fix-xhur li ghaddew wettqu programm ta’ preparazzjoni ffinanzjat mill-Kumitat Olimpiku Malti b’kollaborazzjoni mal-ghaqdiet nazzjonali rispettivi.

Il-ftuh ufficjali tal-Olimpjadi taz-Zghazagh f’Nanjing se jsir nhar is-Sibt 16 ta Awwissu u l-ghada jidhol fl-azzjoni l-ghawwiem Julian Harding meta jiehu sehem fil 100 metru breast stroke filwaqt li t-Tnejn 18 ta’ Awissu jidhlu fl-azzjoni il-judoka Francesco Aufieri u l-weightlifter Nicole Gatt u it-Tlieta 19 ta’ Awissu jtellaq l-ghawwiem Raoul Stafrace. 

Il-kontingent Malti huwa mmexxi mid-Direttur tal-Isport tal Kumitat Olimpiku Malti Mario Micallef li huwa wkoll Chef de Mission tal-kontingent .

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Charles Camenzuli – Direttur Media KOM             11.08.2014

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