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Gas Gas presents the factory team will defend the company colors in the 2015 Enduro World Championship
The Girona firm unveils its riders for the GAS GAS ENDURO FACTORY TEAM. Jonathan Barragán is incorporated as an official rider in training, and as a teammate with the Frenchman Antoine Basset in category E3. While the Italian Jonathan Manzi also joins the team, defending the colors in E1, and the Portuguese rider Diogo Ventura will fight for the World title in Junior.
The Gas Gas rider closes his South American World Cup SuperEnduro journey with a seventh place in the Brazilian Grand Prix. Gibert, still wearing the shoulder-brace, remains in eighth place overall in the World provisional standings in the highest category: Prestige.
Dani Gibert manages an eighth place finish in the Mexico GP after some recuperation from his shoulder injury
Eighth for the Gas Gas rider upon his return to action after dislocating his shoulder in the GP of Finland, barely a fortnight ago. Gibert blamed the inactivity during his recovery period by adding a seventh, eighth and ninth places respectively in the finals, after qualifying in sixth place in the Superpole.
Red Bull KTMâ€™s Jonny Walker won one of the toughest of Hellâ€™s Gate Hard Enduros in recent memory on Saturday, battling not only the usual hellish course conditions but also very bad weather. Riders had to battle against heavy rain and ultimately snow at the event in the Tuscan Mountains above Lucca in Italy.
Maxim Averkin, the Russian road-racing champion in the 1000cc class and winner of the Russian Supermoto Cup, was spotted on the 51st kilometer of MKAD (Moscow Ring Road) â€“ at Dmitry Guninâ€™s school, where he was trying out two bikes: Yamaha YZ250 and BMW G450X.
The Russian Enduro Championship was held in the Klimkino village (Tver region) on October 11-12, 2008. Some 60 riders from Moscow, Moscow region, Yaroslavl, Samara and even Latvia participated in the event.