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Enduro is a form of sport run on courses that are off-road. Enduro consists of different obstacles and challenges. The type of enduro event, and the to which the World Enduro is run, is a time-card enduro, a number of stages are raced in a trial against the clock.

enduros [ edit ]

A KTM rider at the Enduro de Dinant.

In a traditional enduro, riders leave in groups or rows, and each row at a certain minute. The object of the is to arrive at pre-defined locations to a strict schedule. Early or arrivals result in the riders’ being penalized.

Throughout a day will also be allocated for refuelling and servicing the machine. apply for not meeting defined or for outside-assistance when not permitted. [ 1 ]

Events [ edit ]

Major in the enduro calendar include the Enduro Championship (WEC), the Six Days Enduro (ISDE) and national championships. The world body for enduro is the Fédération de Motocyclisme (FIM). In the United the national governing body is the Motorcycle Association (AMA). In the Kingdom, the national governing is the Auto-Cycle Union .

World Championship [ edit ]

The World Championship (WEC) was started in replacing the European Enduro which had been contested 1968. The championship is run under the FIM and consists of around eight or Grands Prix spread the globe. These events are into two days (and two races), from which towards the world championship are

Each round includes a test and an extreme test, in to the enduro test.

ISDE [ edit ]

The International Six Enduro (ISDE) has been since 1913, and it is the oldest event in the FIM calendar. The event together the best riders to their national team, and it is referred to as the World Cup of Enduro or the of Motorcycling.

AMA national and regional [ edit ]

The American Motorcycle is the primary sanctioning body for races of all types in America. AMA are often analogous to FIM series. The Coast Enduro Association has classes divided by bike and rider demographic that a qualified rider to choose a to compete in.

Each Class (A, B, C) is into sub-classes depending on type. Some examples C 4-…, C-Veteran, B 2-Stroke B 2-Stroke Heavy, etc. speaking, there are rewards at the event and season level for sub-class (i.e. I was the B 2-Stroke winner at this event. ).

The following is a list of bike

Class AA — The most level of rider, same as A,, but who competes for points as part of the AMA Enduro Championship. For example, Lafferty. who is the 7 time AMA National competes in the AA class.

Class A These are also the fastest but they are not competing for points as of the National Championship. Their are restricted to the AMA Region in which compete. They are amateur although they possess a level comparable to many of the AA

Class B — The is the second of rider skill (one up from the entry level Riders are promoted by the AMA when have received a certain of points (promotion points are from the points that are during a race; points a race are bad, as the goal is to an event with as close to 0 as possible, whereas title/promotion are awarded at the end of each event on how well each rider — the dual use of the nomenclature can often be confusing to outside because the connotation of having during an event is negative, the connotation of having points to a rider’s standing in a series is positive).

Class C — This is the level where all new riders All riders start off as C-Class and if they continue to participate in and events they will be promoted to B-class after 2 or 3 Exceptional riders will the leap to B-Class after first season because will have accumulated the points quickly enough.

Because of the variety of awards are possible, riders are sometimes of sandbagging .

Popularity [ edit ]

watch a junior class in Italy.

The popularity of enduro widely by continent, country, and even by event type. popular events are loosely as enduros even though fall into a category of racing that is known as racing or rally raid .

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In addition to rallying and raids. there are other races that are very to enduros but that vary in they are not necessarily timekeeping and in that they are often by other bodies than the enduro sanctioning bodies.

One in the USA is the Grand National Cross which more closely hare scrambles. such as the Erzberg Rodeo than but is on a shorter course of perhaps a few in length that is repeated for laps. GNCC is famous for the level of ATV (four-wheeled off-road competition in addition to motorcycle

Endurocross or indoor enduro is a of enduro held indoors. must complete as quick as a course with obstacles to those in enduro.

Notable riders [ edit ]

KTM 250 GS Enduro Sport


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