Yamaha R3 bLU cRU European Cup: round 1 at Misano Circuit
Photo credits Yamaha Racing
The first ever round of the Yamaha R3 bLU cRU European Cup provided the crowd at the Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli, Italy, on 11th and 12th June with two thrilling races, as 27 young riders battled it out to open their championship account with a win.
In race one it was Spanish rider Iker Garcia Abella who took victory ahead of Slovakian Maxim “Terminator” Repak and British rider Fenton Seabright. In race two Repak and wild card rider, Matteo Vannucci, managed to break away from a chasing pack led by Giacomo “The Thunder” Mora in the closing stages. It was the Slovakian Repak who got the better of the Italian Vannucci to take the win, with Mora crossing the line to claim the final step on the podium.