Rhys Irwin to compete at Red Bull Rookies Event next week


Rhys Irwin

Donegal’s Rhys Irwin will be Ireland’s sole representative at next weeks Red Bull Moto GP Rookies Cup Selection Event in Spain.

Rhys has been invited with 116 other riders, from 31 nations and over three days will be able to show off his skills on a 125cc bike, with the hope of being selected as a Red Bull rider next year.

It’s a big weekend for the Kilmacrennan teenager who is on the verge of winning the British Superteen Championship. The final rounds are being held at Cadwell Park in Lincolnshire on Saturday and Sunday.

You can support Rhys in the Red Bull Rookie selection by going to the website -  redbullrookiescup.com.