Honda Philippines, Inc. in partnership with HARC-PRO started to train Filipino Young Racers in Tarlac Circuit Hill

Date posted on March 10, 2023
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Honda Philippines, Inc. in partnership with HARC-PRO started to train Filipino Young Racers in Tarlac Circuit Hill.


Honda Philippines, Inc. the No. 1 motorcycle manufacturer in the Philippines already started its “Road to Champion” campaign with the training of two (2) Filipino young riders together with our partner in racing SDG Motorsports HARC-PRO Philippines in Tarlac Circuit Hill (TCH).

FIM NAMSSA 2022 Overall Phillippine National Road Race Champion and Motul Super Series National Champion Jakob Sablaya and TSR Club Overall Champion Alfonsi Daquigan,  were able to receive hands-on training with the founder Mr. Shigeki Honda together with him are the 3 Japanese World Class coaches and riders Mr. Yuki Kunii the former Moto3 Honda Team Asia Rider, Teppei Nagoe, J-GP2 Champion with MuSASHi RT HARC-PRO and Haruki Noguchi, that will compete the 2023 ASB1000 Race Category in Asia Road Racing Championships.

Philippine National Road Race Champion Jakob Sablaya (2) and TSR Club Overall Champion Alfonsi Daquigan (3)

The riders learned that determination, discipline, and perseverance will make them better racers in the future. According to HPI riders, it is important that in racing, the rider must be prepared physically, mentally, and emotionally to take the challenge inside the track.

Tarlac Circuit Hill ( TCH) is good enough for world class training, even for Honda’s  ARRC ASB1000 Superbike racer. HARC PRO has shown that effective and correct trainiing method works and is more important regardless of the training venue.

The Tarlac Circuit Hill is a 1.5 km race track  built by the Tarlac Provincial givernment specificakly to help develop Filiino motorcycle racers. It is one of  the venues of the FIM NAMSSA’s Philippine National Road Races. 

Jakob Sablaya ( Honda Ph -Triumph JT Project M)

Jakob Sablaya was able to  immediately put into action what he learned from this training a few weeks later when he competed in the first round of the 2023  Philippine National Motul GP MotoIR Championships last March 5, also at Tarlac. He was able to put his Honda CBR150RR on pole position and won his MotoIR race. He was also able to race with much larger bikes in the SSP300 class with impressive results. 

Jakob Sablaya ( Honda Ph -Triumph JT Project M)

HARC PRO will have other training sessions scheduled at TCH for 2023.

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