Cross Country Cup: open-door race in Lithuania
The city of Kalvarija, Lithuania, located in the Marijampolė County close to the border with Poland, hosted the Cross Country Cup on Saturday 1st May.
43 riders from six countries -Estonia, Lithuania, Latvia, Poland, Czech Republic, Russia- faced an open-door race of 10 km with a sunny weather.
The race day started with the Open EU Class: Nerimantas Jucius (Husqvarna) from Lithuania was the first one to cross the finish line ahead of Tanel Rauk from Estonian and Dmitriy Parshin from Russia.
Džiugas Kazakevičius (GasGas) from Lithuania won the Junior Class and home rider Danielius Žostautas the Senior Class.
In the Woman Class the Estonian Krissu Konoplitski (KTM) had the best; second position for another Estonian rider Jane Ilves and third place for Violeta Nedzinskaitė from Lithuania.
The day continued with the Quad Class. Evaldas Bujanauskas (KTM) was the fastest in the Quad Open Class ahead of Aivis Graudiņš from Latvia and Miroslav Wojnowski from Poland. In the Quad ATV Class first and second positions for Lithuanian riders Paulius Ruškys and Marius Kvetkauskas, while Estonian Hegri Sutt finished third.