Rene Hofer sadly passes away – RIP!

Shocking news for the Motocross community as it’s been confirmed that Rene Hofer has tragically lost his life.

The Austrian was skiing and unfortunately got caught in an avalanche.

Ride in peace little Rene. It’s a tragedy for your family, for your KTM family and for all the mxgp family. You will be forever remembered as the happy kid you have been. Rest in peace. Condolences to all your beloved”, KTM confirmed on social media.

We would also pass on our thoughts on to the Hofer family during this extremely difficult and emotional time.

Pic: Ray Archer