Tuesday, March 8, 2022 – 20:02 WIB
VIVA – President Joko Widodo (Jokowi) will ride a motorbike with MotoGP racers. Among them is Repsol Honda racer, Marc Marquez.
This was done to enliven the Mandalika MotoGP which will take place on 18-20 March 2022.
Later there will be 20 racers participating in the Parade with Jokowi. They consist of 16 MotoGP riders, two Moto2 riders, one Moto3 rider and one Asia Talent Cup (ATC) rider.
They will start the parade from the Merdeka Palace and end at the same place.
“Before the paddock heads to Lombok, the celebrations will begin in the capital city of Jakarta on Wednesday 16 March. A total of 20 extraordinary riders will take part in a unique parade, starting and ending at the Merdeka Palace,” wrote MotoGP on their official website.
More than that, some top athletes and domestic heroes will reportedly also join the meeting.