August 28, 2023 – The Best of Texas Motocross Race Series roared to life on August 12th and 13th at the iconic Cycle Ranch in Floresville, Texas. The event saw a thrilling showcase of talent, determination, and adrenaline-fueled racing, with local hero Dylan Kirshner leading the charge.
The two-day event witnessed heart-pounding action as motocross enthusiasts gathered to witness the inaugural race of the Best of Texas Motocross Race Series. Hometown favorite Dylan Kirshner stole the spotlight, nailing the holeshot and setting the pace for an electrifying showdown. The competition in the open prosport class was nothing short of fierce, as Texas pro Matthew Curler, hailing from Belton, went head to head with Kirshner in an unforgettable battle.
In the 65cc 7-11 year old category, the future of motocross shone brightly as youth riders Brycen DeJonge, Bryant Rollins, and Easton Hoskins exhibited incredible determination and skill, clinching the top three positions. Their impressive performances hinted at a promising future for the sport.
Breaking barriers and showcasing exceptional skill, the women's class drew considerable attention. Angelica Vazquez, a renowned professional rider from Mexico, claimed victory in this fiercely contested race. The race also highlighted the prowess of Sophia Huillery, who secured the second spot, and Jema Jansen, whose awe-inspiring save after a near catastrophe was captured in a viral video on the official Instagram page of Cycle Ranch MX (@cycleranchmx).
The excitement didn't stop there. Local sisters Harley Williams and Bailey Williams treated the audience to a thrilling display of skill and rivalry on the track, leaving fans on the edge of their seats. Lynzie Morris and Lex Clark exhibited their competitive spirit, reinforcing their ability to contend at the highest level. Adding a touch of inspiration, Jane Draycott, who remarkably raced across three classes and delivered a moving rendition of the national anthem, demonstrated the ageless passion that fuels motocross.
Cycle Ranch in Floresville, Texas, was the perfect backdrop for this momentous event, setting the stage for the Best of Texas Motocross Race Series to become a mainstay in the motocross community. With its diverse range of competitors and unforgettable moments, the inaugural race has undoubtedly left a lasting impact.