Updates from Europe

May 9, 2017

by Gjermund Frostad

This week we see the racing shift over to Latvia for the MXGP held in Kegums and the Swedish MX Nationals also got underway this past weekend. Take a look at some of the riders competing.

Honda Carglass rider Ander Valentin had a good weekend in Latvia. He Is close to gaining some points now.

Ander Valentin

Young Romanian Yamaha 125 rider Kriszian Tompa was the big suprise in the padock on Saturday’s timed qualifying, where he finished 4th. There were a total of 87 125 riders that came out to race in this class in Latvia.

Kriszian Tompa

WZ Racing rider Thomas Sileika had a tough weekend in the Latvian sand.

Kawasaki rider Indrek Mägi had a good race in moto one, but he was in a massive crash in moto two with a bunch other riders. He left with a broken bone in his hand but he will try to race next weekend in the Swedish nationals.

Honda Carglass rider Dylan Walsh.

In Sweden they held the Junior MX championship this weekend and Bloms MX racing/Husqvarna team rider William Andersson won both motos in the MX2 class.

All top enduro riders in Sweden had a training camp this weekend. Here is number 2 in the world championship Mikael Persson on the gas.

LeoVegas Husqvarna team. What did we do wrong?

 

 

Here is a highlight reel from the EnduroGP of Spain featuring Yamaha Racing / FXR rider Mikael Persson.