Lithuania, Slovenia and Spain Nations teams
Lithuania, Slovenia and Spain have all picked the riders that will represent their countries at the Motocross of Nations in September.
Let’s start with Slovenia, who would be lucky enough to be on the same team as Tim Gajser?
The MX2 rider that has been selected is Jan Pancar who has been riding the EMX125 championship this year, he will step up to the 250 machine for the nations. Jernej Irt will race in the open class for Slovenia.
Spain have decided on two of their riders for the Nations. Jose Butron will race the MX1 class on his Marchetti KTM. Iker Larranaga who has been impressive in his rookie MX2 World Championship season will race the MX2 class for Spain. Spain have yet to decide on an open class rider but it is between Jorge Prado, Ander Valentin and Jorge Zaragoza if he can recover from his injury.
New Suzuki MXGP kid on the block, Arminas Jasikonis will also get to represent Lithuania at the Nations, he will race the open class. Vytautas Bucas will ride the MXGP class with Dovydas Karka the MX2 rider.