Updates from Europe

March 27, 2018

by Gjermund Frostad

Date: March 25-26
Place: Red Sand MX Park, Spain
Event: MXGP of La Comunitat
Classes: EMX 250, EMX 300
We had 5 FXR athletes compete in EMX 250 class in Spain
Steven Clark — Honda Carglass
Freek Van Der Vlist — Honda Carglass
Kevin Horgmo — CreyMert Racing
Jare Haavisto — WZ Racing
Thomas Sileika — WZ Racing
Krizstian Tompa — Yamaha
Mathias Plessers — KTM
Steven Clark had the best finish with a 5th place overall. Kevin Horgmo had a fantastic qualifier with the best time and first out out of the gate.
Steven Clark of the Carglass Honda team was the only rider in the points in heat 1 with a 4th place. The remainder of the pack were involved in a huge start crash. Rider Jare Haavisto ended up with a broken shoulder.
Heat two was a good one for FXR with 3 riders on top 10 with Horgmo 6th; Clark 8th and Silenka 10th.

Kevin Horgmo CreyMert Racing

Freek Van Der Vlist and Steven Clark

Steven Clark Honda Carglass Racing

Krisztian Tompa Yamaha

Thomas Sileika WZ Racing

Mathias Plessers finished 14/14 in the EMX 300 class.