EMX Open European Championship in Mladina (Croatia)

aboutuem The second round of the EMX Open Motocross European Championship was held this weekend in Mladina in Jastrebarsko (Croatia). Mladina track is known for very hard weather conditions and also this time was the same.

On Saturday, with very hot conditions with 32 degrees, Qualification Race was won by home rider No. 99 Matejin JAROS in front of Latvian rider No. 171 Toms MACUKS and another Croatian rider No.251 Marko LELJAK. Early in the evening starts heavy storm and rains over the night.

Conditions on the track in the morning were so hard that schortcuts were required to enable race. Warm up was held during rain, but after that rain stopped and first race was held in cloudy weather with muddy conditions on the track. Russian rider No. 444 Aleksand BUGUREEV won first race in front of Croatian rider No. 251 Marko LELJAK. Third finished another Russian rider No. 333 Aleksandr EFIMOV. Before second race started rain and the track must be shortened again. Latvian rider No. 171 Toms MACUKS came best with conditions and won 20 second in front of Croatian No. 251 Marko LELJAK. Third finished Polish rider No. 757 Mank ARKADIUSZ.

Next round of the EMX Open is scheduled in Brezice (Slovenia) on the 12th of May.

(UEM Press Release 37/2013)