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Champagne start for SA Enduro

February 20 2014 at 04:41pm


Yamaha rider May finished second in the 2013 Class championship and will be for victory.

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KwaZulu-Natal — Four Adventures in the scenic Champagne will be the setting for the first of the 2014 South African Motorcycle series on Saturday 22 where a spectacular but testing awaits the riders.

All eyes be on the 17-year old defending champion, Young (KTM) who will aim to his No.1 plate as well as the (E1) championship — but multiple enduro champions, de Wet (Husqvarna), who finished just Young in 2013 and won the Open (E2) championship, and Young’s mate, Louwrens Mahoney, who has from an ankle injury, be am9ong those hoping will count in their

The big ‘official’ KTM squad will Junior National Open Champion Travis Teasdale, who start his first full season, Scott Bouverie who was South Africa’s best at the 2013 Roof of Africa a third place after fully from a wrist last year — Schmidt and Tyron Miller.


It’s noting that all the riders in the overall top 12 have entered the Valley Enduro, showing how competitive the national enduro is.

Yamaha’s Kenny Gilbert and multiple former champion, Torlage (E1) who has recovered a back injury, will have their eyes on the while Nicholas Pienaar will hope to kick-start his with a podium result as in More up-and-coming young include Timothy Young who finished the 2013 season in place overall; Brett (KTM), runner-up in the 200cc and Blake Gutzeit (Sherco) who off his season with second at the event.

Local youngster Blake Sherco, will hope to his season on a high note. Elza Thiart-Botes

A number of have moved up from the National Championship and have the to post good results especially 125cc Class Angus Coetzee (Yamaha), who bear watching.

Sherco 125cc Enduro
Sherco 125cc Enduro


Senior Class entries not only the top three finishers of — multiple Senior champion, William Gillitt runner-up Bruce May (Yamaha) and Engelbrecht (KTM) — but ‘born-again racers’ such as team mate, Steven and Mark Fox (KTM), while Matthew Barker (Yamaha) he finished the season fourth and Peter Jung (KTM) add to the competition. Suspension guru Hayward (Yamaha) will compete for the first time in

Defending Master Class Denzil Torlage (Yamaha) be aiming for his seventh consecutive but he would not like to be beaten at the opener as he was in 2013 by KTM legend Cox (whose name is on the entry again this year) Garth Prost (Husqvarna), the other winner in 2013, also be in action.

There are a of new names on the list, but those of Rohrbeck (Husaberg), runner-up in class for the past two seasons, Cape Town competitor Tom (KTM) and the editor of EnduroWorld Gary Franks (KTM) add spice at the sharp end.


The Champagne Enduro will consist of Special Stages. Two of these stages — a short, track motocross-style stage as as an extreme 400m stage are close to the pits and start/finish at Rivers Adventures and should spectacular viewing. Competitors also have to tackle a Special Stage in the plantations the nine-kilometre mixed stage have a bit of everything — roads, rocky climbs and mud and some forest track.


The race at 8am on Saturday 22 February and spectators are Four Rivers Adventures is to the R600 south of Winterton.

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