Stars back Lierop rescue bid

Jeffrey Herlings, Glenn Coldenhoff, Joel Smets and Stefan Everts are leading a campaign to stop the imminent closure of the famous Lierop GP track in Holland. After being a world-class motocross venue for 45 years, the circuit has been ordered to stop all motorsport activity by June 1 following protest

Lierop faces the chop

The infamous sand track at Lierop in Holland looks set to close its doors to bikes on June 1 following a council meeting where there was pressure to halt all motorsport there. Mayor Veltman said the local residents had tolerated racing there for a long time, but it's now time to take action against all