Updates from Europe

July 24, 2017

by Gjermund Frostad

FXR riders Albin Elowson and Mikael Persson went 1 and 2 at the Enduro World Championship in Portugal this past weekend. Let’s take a look at some of the photos from events this past week.

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LeoVegas Husqvarna Scandinavia team rider Albin Elowson was the winner on day one in the Enduro GP in Portugal. FXR had huge day with Yamaha Johansson number one rider Mikael Persson taking second place.

Elowson on the extreme test.

Elowson was second on day two after a small crash on the last special test.

Mikael Persson had an up and down weekend in Portugal winning the super test on Friday night. He pulled off a 2nd on day one, but ended up with a DNF on day two when his shoulder popped out.

Persson on Friday’s super test.

Persson scoping the course for a good line.

Fans crowd the course as Persson comes through.

Emil Jonsson was fourth in the 125cc youth class.

Podium time for Mikael Persson.