Baja Pordenone ep.1

Yesterday night i drove with my father to Pordenone for round 1 of the Baja World Cup, the Italian Baja, my friend Ezio was really nice to have me and my father sleep at his house for all the weekend. This morning we went to Mauro Sant’s (mechanic of Richard Sainct) shop to get the last things mounted on the bike, its incredible the amount of passion and professionality Mauro puts in his work so thanks to him i managed to finish up my bike. I got the chance also to see a big set of old Husaberg’s and the Tm Rally Kit he made. After i went to the paddock, got all the technical checks done and we had a first prologue special stage of 12km. The first part of the prologue was very fast until km 3 then we entered a river bed for almost 5km and to end with a last extremely fast section. The terrain was really slippery since the gravel roads are extremely dry. Tomorrow at 10 am we will start the race which will consist of 260km day with 160km of special stages and 100km of liason. The first 5 photos as you may see are fantastic and they were taken by Paola of Apphotosportso big thanks to her and Antonio:

About the Author
Born on the 20/07/1988 in Italy i started racing motocross at the age of 6yrs and for many years competed in the italian motocross and supercross championship. In 2004 just for fun i tried racing in Enduro and Rallies and incredibly the same year i turned pro! Now at the age of 23 i am racing for Husaberg in the world rallies championship and heading to the Dakar in 2012. Together with my sport career i also write as journalist/bike tester for an Enduro Magazine and also study business and management at college.

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