Valdosta is situated in the coastal plain of Georgia, so it has a virtually flat landscape. It lies at 230 mi/370 km in the south of Atlanta and almost in the same distance from the north of Orlando, Florida. Valdosta belongs to Lowndes County and it is the county seat. The city is also known as the Azalea city, due to the plant that grows in profusion there. It goes without saying that Valdosta is known for the big sporting activity in and around the city.
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Supercross in Millsaps Training Facility, Bainbridge, Georgia USA
In Cairo near Bainbridge lies one of the most popular supercross facilities, Millsaps Training Facility. The training facility is owned and managed by David Millsaps’ mother. The 50 ac/0.20 km², urban, man made terrain lies at an elevation of 250 to 300 ft/76.2 to 91.4 m.
On the trails, you will come across a lot of riders’ traffic, because it is extremely popular, due to the number and consistency of the trails. There are 4 MX tracks, including only one supercross track, but an amazing one. There are also many trails for training, so you can practice there before the big race!
At one edge of the facility, you will find a big pond, where you can swim or walk around. Tracks consist of sand, dust, mud when it rains and are wide enough to fit many riders. The trails are watered, groomed and have a starting gate. The facility is opened all year round. There is a fee per rider, but you will have to check the website for the rates.
The facility offers many amenities, such as RV hookups, onsite bunkhouses, wireless internet, an onsite mechanic shop, a fitness center and shops. Bear in mind that in order to ride on the supercross track, you must have an AMA pro license. Recommended stay is at least one week to enjoy the place and dust!