the 46th edition of Trial Indoor Solo Moto for Barcelonawhich will be held on Sunday at Palau Sant Jordiopens the world championship for the specialty, with the main favorites for the title: Tony Boo (Repsol Montesa HRC), 16-time world champion.
father , 36 years old and born in Beira (Barcelona), he has 32 world titles (16 indoors and 16 outdoors) in the X-Trial, with a record 73 victories and a total of 87 podiums in 99 matches.
He has asserted himself at Barcelona, adding from 2006 to 2022 15 victories at the Palau Sant Jordi (only Adam Raja beating him in 2008 and 2019), despite a fall Sheffield (UK) on January 7.
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It will have competitors of stature Adam Raja (TRRS), the current runner-up in the X-Trial universe, OR Jaime Busto, That made its official racing debut at Gas Gas TXT 2023 Controls.
And the Galician will not be missing Gabriel Marcelli (Montessa) French They built banksWhich changed Gas Gas to the Italian company Sherco Matteo Gratarolawhich left BETA for Vertigo English Toby Martin (Montessa) Norwegian Sondre Haga (I moved from Beta to Gas (Gas) and Girona Jeroni Fajardo (Sherco) (Wild Card).
The Barcelona event is also hosting the only women’s event of the season, the third edition of the Women’s Cup With a great favourite: the 32-year-old Briton, Emma Bristow Sherco, eight-time world champion, and just legendary Laya Sanz, With 14 world titles, he has managed to snatch the World Cup from Bristow (Sherco) in 2021 since 2014.
Her great competitor is 23-year-old Egar, Berta Abellan (Scorpa), world runner-up in 2018, 19, 20 and 22, though Presto He was never defeated in Palau.
They will compete with them: the Italian Andrea Sophia Rabe (Beta) French Naomi Meunier (gas) Norwegian Holdeburg Birkved (gas gas).
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