Catching up with Larissa Papenmeier
June 24, 2019
by Gjermund Frostad
Photos by Eric Laurijssen
Name: Larissa Papenmeier
Residence: Bünde, Germany
Bikes for 2019: Yamaha YZ 250F
Classes for 2019: WMX, German Ladies Cup, international races
What is your favorite track/course?
MX/Enduro rider you admire most and why.
Stefan Everts because he is a consequent rider with respect and a really good character. I love his riding style.
Your proudest race moment.
WMX win in Arco/ Italy 2018 and red plate holder.
What are your race day meals?
Pre-race rituals you have.
I speak to my dog [laughs]
What is your best memory from a race?
When I crossed the finish line in Arco 2018 and I knew that I won the GP and got the red plate.
What do you love most about this sport?
The adrenalin you have in your blood. I love the starts and battling with other riders. And of course winning races is something I love the most. 😉
Goals for the 2019 season
Your list of sponsors: Yamaha Germany, Shoei, Maciag Offroad, Ethen, Ortema, BRC, Twin Air, Bergos, Dieter Böhse, Germerica deals , Gigga Grafics, Gerdemann, Hein, deutsche Sporthilfe, MXP, ADAC OWL, Bogo, Christian Wolf, TCX, Tim Müller, Hitz GmbH, Ott, KYB, qbrands, visualz, FXR, Bridgestone