Rocky Mountain ATV/MC riders Thad Duvall and Nick Davis had a great weekend at the Mountain Ridge round of GNCC. Each took the overall in their class for MC. Jason Thomas and Cole Richardson were crowned the champions for each of the XC2 classes as well.
Robbie Bell clinched the motorcycle championship, even though Gary Sutherlin took the win for the race. Beau Baron beat out David Haagsma in the ATV class, and the two raced each other again in the SXS class, where Haagsma won and was followed by Ryan Piplic.
Round 4 of the SCORE World Desert Championship five-race series was held on Saturday, September 26 about 100 miles east of San Diego. Mark Samuels, Javier Robles, Wayne Matlock and each of their teams took the overall wins in their respective classes of MC, ATV and UTV.
With Justin Barcia, Jeremy Martin and Cooper Webb, Team USA was strong and ready for action at the 2015 MXoN. However, Team France included MXGP champion Romain Febvre, 250SX East champion Marvin Musquin, and MXoN defending champ Gautier Paulin. It was a close battle between the two teams.
Kailub Russell Claims the GNCC National Title for his third consecutive year, while Josh Strang claimed 1st in MC XC1 Pro and Walker Fowler for ATV XC1 Pro.
Romain Febvre came out on top again, placing 1st at the USGP, with Josh Grant and Cooper Webb taking the other podium positions. In MX2, Jessy Nelson took a dominating win, with Shane McElrath and Valentin Guillod finishing in 2nd and 3rd.
France won the World Trophy class after a controversial decision was made regarding eight riders’ disqualifications. Australia won the Junior World Trophy and Women’s World Trophy classes.
Romain Febvre took a convincing 1-1 victory at the MXGP of Leon. In the MX2 class, USA’s Thomas Covington claimed his first ever win.
Romain Febvre clinched the championship at the MXGP of the Netherlands, an impressive feat for his rookie season in the MXGP class. Tim Gajser pulled ahead of Pauls Jonass in championship points in the MX2 class.
Although Roman Febvre seems to have the MXGP championship in the bag, the title for MX2 is still up for grabs in a close race to the championship between Pauls Jonass and Tim Gajser, with Max Anstie not too far behind.