The second round of the Tout Terrain European Cup was held in Greece. In the context of the Hellas Rally, which sees 285 entries, 46 riders took part to the European Cup. The event started on Monday 21st finished on Sunday 27th.
After the first 5 days, French Loic Minaudier was the leader of the overall, ahead of Italian Jacopo Cerutti and Spanish Dani Oliveiras.
Italian Andrea Mancini snatched the first position at the end of the day. Second position in the absolute standing of French Sebastien Souday, winner of Quad category, who has been bettering every day and who was particularly performing on Day 6’s fast routes.
The second position in the Bikes was for Italian Jacopo Cerutti, who has so far won 2 wins and 3 second places and is and 5th in the overall category. With this win, Andrea Mancini went into the lead of the general standings.
The winner was again Italian Jacopo Cerutti, ahead of French Loic Minaudier and of Italian Andrea Mancini. There was an accident between Australian Andrew Houlihan and Barak Duda from Ireland. Both of them were in the hospital. After riding the liaison to the last special stage Andrew left and only got 1km in when he took a wrong turn and had to turn around. While making his way back he collided with Barak Duda coming the other way. They were both ambulanced out of crash scene.
The overall result after 7 days sees Jacopo Cerutti on Husqvarna 450 FE winner ahead of Andrea Mancini with Beta 390 RR and and Marc Sola Terradellas with KTM 450.
Full results on FIM Europe website: http://www.fim-europe.eu/events/542