Results of the 1st round of Trial Youth and Women

Spanish Jaime Busto – Beta and pluri-champion Laia Sanz-Gas Gas are the first European riders to climb the highest step of podium at the first round of the 2012 Youth Cup and Women European Championship, held at Varallo Sesia, Piedmont, North-West of Italy.

Jaime BustoMore than seventy the entries divided in the usual four classes.

In the top class of the very young riders there were 4 pilots that made a very close battle for the win. At half competition German Franz Kadlec – Gas Gas, was leading, having lost just 14 marks on the 12 sections put in the loop. One point more for Iwan Roberts – Beta and still separated by 1 single mark, was the future winner Busto. Not distant in fourth position, Italian Gabriele Giarba, Beta, scoring 18. Heavily conditioned by the weather the second lap of this class. Indeed after a sunny morning a violent shower dropped on the course, hitting the class of riders that start last. Busto rode very well in the wet conditions, improving his score: 11 points. Behind him, Roberts, who scored 16, while only third the temporary leader Kadlec.

Laia SanzNo story in the women class, where though Lala Sanz was late in preparation for a recently injury in Motorally, she dominated again the scene. Riding very fast she cleaned the whole first loop. Then she dropped two feet in one slippery section drawing in a stream. With her total score of 2 points, she assured the first win of the season. The second place was a tight English battle between Becky Cook – Beta and Emma Bristow – Ossa. The former had the upper hand by 6 points (13 against 19).

In the crowded International Youth class, where riders rode simplifying sections , the podium was completely Italian! Marco Fioletti, Scorpa beat Luca Corvi and Davide Delucchi, who finished in this order. Even in the International Women class, the success went to an Italian rider, Giulia Kasermann, Gas Gas.

The next round will be held at Tanvald, Czech Republic on the 18th of August and the last round in Holland, at Zelhem on the 8th of Septemper.

(UEM Press Release 09/2012)

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