EMX125 2stroke and EMX250 European Championship in Agueda (Portugal)

aboutuemThe second round of the EMX125cc 2stroke and the first round of the EMX250 Motocross European Championship were held this weekend in Agueda (Portugal).

The EMX125 saw Henry Jacobi fastest off the gate, claiming the lead on the opening lap. The victory went to Latvian rider Pauls Jonass (KTM), in front of German Henry Jacobi (KTM) and third position to French Nicolad Dercourt (Yamaha).

In the provisional rankings Jonass is the leader with 75 points in front of Dutch Calvin Vlaanderen.

In the new race format of the EMX250cc class, in the early stages of the race it was Damon Graulus who took the all important holeshot and led the opening lap followed by a charging series of riders in the form of Tim Gajser, Valentin Guillod, Jeremy Seewer, Ceriel Klein Kromhof and Micha-Boy De Waal. At the end of the race, the winner was French Valentin Guillod (KTM), second position went to Belgian Damon Graulus (KTM) and third position Jeremy Seewer (Suzuki).

Next round of the EMX125 is scheduled in Kegums (Latvia) on the 7th of June, while the next EMX250 round will be held in Ernee (France) on the 9th of June.

(UEM Press Release 35/2013)