WESS set for Cross-Country battle at Hawkstone Park Cross Country – Preview
Germany’s Manuel Lettenbichler leads the charge to the Hawkstone Park Cross-Country, near Shrewsbury, England, for round six of the World Enduro Super Series.
Images courtesy of Future7Media
With the 2019 WESS season firmly on the home straight, all eyes will be fixed on the legendary Shropshire circuit to see if Lettenbichler (KTM) can increase his championship lead over Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing teammates Graham Jarvis (GB) and Alfredo Gomez (ESP).
Finishing first and second in 2018, Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Josep Garcia (ESP) and Nathan Watson (GB) will aim to use the high-speed Cross-Country race to catapult themselves back into the title [...]
Will top of the Young Guns! Dave Roper Memorial Event – Youth Race Report and Results
The most beautiful Autumn sunshine greeted the well-subscribed youth section of the Subdury Motorcycle Club Dave Roper Memorial event at Tye Farm in Great Cornard.
Report and Images by Paula Day Photography
With 13 keen enduro riders made up of 10 boys and it was lovely to see welcome the 3 girls who raced alongside under the number of 34 Maisie Elvin Andrews, 22 Jemma Sargeant, and Freya Jolly no 33, with 2 heats across the day, each consisting of a 10-minute sprint plus 1 lap it gave spectators some serious racing to watch resulting in a fast and furious final of 20 minutes plus a lap as the last race on the card.
The eventual 1st & 2nd placed riders had [...]
Etchells Claims European Championship – Race Report
The European championship closed its doors for another year this weekend in Heinola, Finland. The final round saw 5 British riders head out for what was to be a great round for all. A great selection of tests made for a tough couple of days racing followed by a mx race for each class on the last day.
Newly selected British junior ISDE rider Manx man Jed Etchells, had an absolute stormer of a weekend really solidifying his spot on the team. Winning day one outright and P2 the next two day gave Jed P2 overall and also the overall in the junior E2/3 class. Following his success at the previous round in Latvia Jed has really made his mark on the European championship coming away [...]
Driffield set for Protect My Income Raw Challenge Enduro finale! Entries open for Ironman and 2 Man Teams!
The Final Round of the 2019 Protect My Income supported RAW Challenge 2 Man team championship will run at Driffield MOD training area on Sunday September 29th.
Driffield Boasts a huge Hard Standing paddock, and an all weather track around the huge 650 Acre site.
A revised schedule for this event means there will be a Solo Pay & Play Enduro using the whole site on Saturday from 9am to 1:30pm. Then (if) we have enough Quads entered, at 2pm there will be a 4-hour two man RAW4 Quad Challenge. If the Quads can’t meet the required minimum entry numbers by Monday 23rd, then the Solo Pay & Play will simply run until 3pm. Sunday sees the marathon 6 hour race starting at [...]
Full House for Evans! Hundred House Enduro – Race Report and Results
Last weekend saw the return of the Hundred House Enduro, a traditional timecard enduro based in the hills of Hundred House in Mid Wales, organised by Builth Wells Motor Club. This event was highly anticipated after the success of the previous year, with over 170 riders participating in 11 classes over the single day event.
Report and Images by Tilde Tighe
A lot of hard work had been put in by the BWMC team to prepare the 20-mile-plus loop for the abundance of riders to make sure that the event was as enjoyable as possible. With one excellent special test track laid out just a short walk from the paddock, it meant that spectators were able to watch all the action on the [...]
Flying Ryan! Dave Roper Memorial Event – Race Report and Results
The most beautiful Autumn sunshine greeted the 110 plus competitors who rode in the annual Dave Roper Memorial event at the coveted venue of Tye Farm in Great Cornard.
Report and Images by Paula Day Photography
The course consisted of undulating stubble fields with all competitors racing in 2 heats across the 3 classes, each consisted of a 10 minute sprints plus 1 lap and gave spectators some serious racing resulting in 4 furious fast finals.
The Sudbury Club celebrated their 60th anniversary last year and it gave them an opportunity to proudly sport their newly rebranded logo in many guises, including new podium boxes resulting in a very lively and entertaining [...]
Freeman lands E1 title! EnduroGp of the Czech Republic Day Two – Highlights and Report
For the second day of the Grand Prix of the Czech Republic, played out in Uhlirske Janovice, the riding conditions were different thanks to the large number of entrants churning up the track yesterday. In some parts of the tests, the course had suffered from the passage of 120 competitors. Different pitfalls had appeared, ruts became deeper, and new stones were unearthed. It was necessary to be cautious to get through the Grand Prix, which was considered by many as the most difficult this season. The spectators, however, were simply able to enjoy the fantastic show, and they turned up in vast numbers to cheer on their favourites.
Brad FREEMAN (GBR-Beta) delivered another [...]
The Brits Lock Out the Top! EnduroGP of Czech Republic Day one – Race Report
Ideal conditions welcomed all the competitors for the 6th round of the FIM Maxxis Enduro World Championship. Glorious late summer sunshine, spectacular special tests, and big battles. It all came together to offer a high-level show to the many spectators who had amassed throughout the three tests and three laps of the day.
Brad FREEMAN Shows His Dominance.
Brad FREEMAN (GBR-Beta) put in a performance worthy of his EnduroGP leader status; he set the best time on seven of the day’s tests! The young Brit did not make any mistakes, and always featured at the top of the timesheets. In addition to taking the day victory, his greatest satisfaction was to have been able to hold [...]