The Motorcycling Association of Madeira (AMM), which is part of the ‘Motorcyclists’ Day’ program, is promoting a concentration in the Praça do Fórum in Machico on Sunday. In addition to the great animation planned for the venue, at 4:15 pm a Mass, followed by the blessing of the motorcycles.
Before, the motorcyclists gather in Funchal at Praça do Mar, (exit at 11:00) through funchal and then along the expressway to Machico.
The concentration of the participants begins at 9:00 am. in Praça do Mar, so the car traffic on Avenida Sá Carneiro will be conditioned. We will then go towards Caniçal through the expressway (entrance to Nó do Pilar) so we warn the riders to occupy only the left lane, freeing the lane from the right for those who want to get in and out on that lane. Afterwards, we will go to the Caniçal, (exit at the access to the old road to Caniçal, just after the tunnel), we will go down the Whale Museum area and cross the Caniçal downtown and return to the Rapid Track to Machico, exit at the Machico Sul ). Upon arrival in Machico, PSP agents will be giving us directions to reach the concentration camp, “he explained.
At the time of the trip, the participating motorcyclists will be accompanied by a group of motorcyclists from the Volunteer Firefighters of Câmara de Lobos, as well as several motorcyclists from the PSP.
The Organization is set to beat the record of last year’s participants in which, according to Nélio Olim, more than 3,000 motorcyclists participated.