Pictures: Young riders prepare for Motocross Festival

Three of the riders who will be competing in competitions at the weekend. Photo: nuno laran jeira
Hundreds of motocross riders will take part in the event, some from as young as seven. Credit: nuno laran jeira
Ditching the dirt track: Riders will be tearing it up on sand at Weston-super-Mare Credit: nuno laran jeira
Spectators will be able to have a go at jumping from a 10metre platform on to a giant air bag, as tested by our reporter, Tamsin Eames Credit: nuno laran jeira
Not for the faint-hearted: Tamsin Eames climbing off the air bag after a safe landing Credit: nuno laran jeira