DAVAO CITY – The top motocross rider in the Philippines for 2019 who hails from this city won another honor for his hometown after he won the top prize in the Friendship Enduro Trail Race in General Santos City last February 28.
Davaeoño Bornok Mangosong won the Iron Man category of the race in commemoration of the 82nd Foundation Anniversary of General Santos City.
Mangosong won a P6,000 cash prize in the race participated in by some of the top riders in the Philippines.
In his Facebook account, Mangosong expressed great joy with his latest win and thank all those who supported him in his motocross career.
No less than the National Motorcycle Sports Safety Association (NAMSSA) named Mangosong earlier as the top rider in the country for 2019.
In the eight rounds of MX 2 races sanctioned by NAMSSA, the 28-year-old motocross rider from this city got six wins.
In MX 1 races, Mangosong got three wins to get the coveted rider of the year honor.
On November 22 to 24 in 2019, Mangosong also made the city and the Philippines proud after he secured a fourth-place finish in the FIM Asia Supercross Championship held at the Speedworld MX Circuit in Bicutan, Taguig.