Trial European Championship:
Gianluca Tournour wins in Cortenova
After one year of stop due to the Coronavirus pandemic, the Trial European Championship came back to action.
The first round of the 2021 season took place on Saturday 29 and Sunday 30 May in Italy. The race, originally scheduled in Santa Flora, near Grosseto, was held in Cortenova thanks to the organization of the Moto Club Valsassina.
A warm sunny day and a high technical level racetrack welcomed the best riders of the discipline.
In the main category great challenge between the Italian Gianluca Tournour, Sondre Haga and home rider Matteo Grattarola. At the end Tournour won with 19 points, 2 ahead of the Norvegian rider and 7 of the countrymen.
In the Trial Over 40 Cup the Czech rider Martin Kroustek got the better of Andrea Buschi e the Slovenian Severin Sajevec.
The English Alice Minta won the Trial Women EC at the end of a head-to-head with the French Naomi Monnier and the Italian Andrea Sofia Rabino.
The young rider Harry Hemingway won both Junior and Youth Cup. The English rider conquered a double victory ruling the youth class with 21 point ahead of the Czech David Fabian and 24 of the Polish Milosz Zyznowski; while in the junior he finished in front of the Dutch Rodney Bereiter and the Czech rider David Fabian.