Five epic stunts you'll see at Masters Of Dirt Dubai
Get ready for an action packed National Day weekend with Masters of Dirt at the DWTC from December 2 to 4.
One of the world’s biggest and best freestyle shows in the world is crash landing into Dubai next month.
The Masters of Dirt show features the biggest international freestyle motocross riders performing some absolutely eye-popping stunts on motocross motorcycles, BMX’s, mountain bikes, quads and even snowmobiles. Here’s the low-down on the top five show-stopping stunts to whet your appetite…
1. Elevating the limit – The buggy back flip
Australian freestyle rider Gerhard Mayr performs a dangerous turbo charged backflip over a specially designed ramp. The stunt has never been seen in the region before and will be performed on a monstrous customised Polaris RZR 900.
2. The Old Switcheroo – The tandem FMX ‘inside varial’
Rocky Navas and Rocky Florensa will premiere a death defying ‘inside varial’ stunt which involves switching positions midair. Hint – the rider driving the Tandem FMX will eventually end up as the passenger in the back seat once the bike lands on ground.
3. Dare to Jump? – The quad jump
Skilled rider Ales Rozman will be performing several stunts on a 200kg quad bike over a shocking distance of 23 metres.
4. The world is spinning away – The double front flip
Masters of Dirt rider Bienvenido Aguado is the only rider worldwide who is able to perform this incredible double front flip. To pull this beast off, you’ll need skill, commitment and a bucket-load of courage as consequences can be deathly.
5. Is there a blizzard?! – The snowmobile back flip
Multiple X Games gold medalist Heath Frisbee will backflip his whopping 200kg snowmobile over a distance of 19 metres.
Check out this video for more incredible stunts:
Dubai World Trade Centre, Dubai, shows take place at 2.30pm and 6.30pm. Tickets cost Dhs100. Buy you tickets via Platinumlist.ae.