Flat Track: SuperPrestigio to Boast Ten World Champions (Video)

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Superprestigo Press Release:

Countdown has started for the Superprestigio Dirt Track second edition to be held on December 13th in the Barcelona St Jordi Arena.

A unique Event gathering 10 world champ riders in different motorcycle categories.

Superprestigio class, reserved to Road Racing riders, presents an awesome entry, gathering six World champions, including the current road racing world champions:

- Marc Márquez (Moto GP)

- Tito Rabat (Moto 2)

- Álex Márquez (Moto3)

- Toni Elías (Moto2 World Champion in 2010)

- Julio Simón (125 cc world champion in 2009)

- Troy Bayliss (three times Superbikes World Champ 2001,2006,2008).

The last entry comes from the UK, with the invitation of the MotoGP rider Scott Redding.

The Open class, also limited to 24 riders, and presenting multiple off road discipline aces, will feature four World champions:

- Ivan Cervantes (four-time Enduro World Champion 2005,2006,2007,2009)

- Taddy Blazusiak, (five-time Superenduro World Champion 2010-2014)

- Thomas Chareyre (three times Supermoto world champion, 2010,2012,2014)

- Joonas Kylmakorpi, three times FIM Long Track world consecutive champion (2010-2013).

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The Open class will also feature:

- Current AMA Grand National Flat Track Champion American Jared Mees

- First winner of the Superprestigio Dirt Track 1st edition, Brad Baker

American female rider Shayna Texter will be the first woman to compete in this Event in the Open Class. Texter has been the first woman to win the AMA Pro Singles Main.

2014 Superprestigio Entrants:

1 REMY GARDNER AUS SUZUKI

2 JOHANN ZARCO FRA YAMAHA

3 LORENZO BALDASSARRI ITA KTM

** 4 KENNY NOYES USA KAWASAKI**

5 ALBERT ARENAS ESP KTM

6 ALEX MARQUEZ ESP HONDA

7 DANI RIBALTA ESP KTM

8 XAVIER SIMEON BEL SUZUKI

9 TROY BAYLISS AUS KTM

10 MARCEL SCHROTTER ALE KTM

11 TONI ELIAS ESP HONDA

12 ENEA BASTIANINI ITA HONDA

13 MIKA KALLIO FIN SUZUKI

14 BRADLEY SMITH GBR YAMAHA

15 SCOTT REDDING GBR HONDA

16 TITO RABAT ESP HONDA

17 JULIAN SIMON ESP HONDA

18 JORDI TORRES ESP HONDA

19 LUCA MARCONI ITA HONDA

20 RICKY CARDUS ESP YAMAHA

21 GABRIEL RODRIGO ESP KTM

22 MARC MARQUEZ ESP HONDA

23 JONAS FOLGER ALE HONDA

24 CHRISTIAN IDDON GBR SUZUKI

Open Class:

1 JARED MEES USA HONDA

3 JOSE PEDRO GOMEZ ESP YAMAHA

4 THOMAS CHAREYRE FRA TM

** 6 BRAD BAKER USA HONDA**

8 GUY MARTIN GBR HONDA

6 FRANCESCO CECCHINI ITA HONDA

7 JAUME GAYA ESP HONDA

8 TIM NEAVE GBR HONDA

9 ANGEL GRAU ESP SUZUKI

17 GERARD BAILO ESP SUZUKI

11 FRANC SERRA ESP KTM

12 JOSE LUIS MARTINEZ ESP YAMAHA

13 IVAN CERVANTES ESP KTM

14 OLIVER BRINDLEY GBR KAWASAKI

15 ALAN BIRTWISTLE GBR KAWASAKI

** 16 SHAYNA TEXTER USA HONDA**

17 JOEL LOZANO ESP YAMAHA

18 TOM NEAVE GBR HONDA

19 FERRAN CARDUS ESP PURSANG

20 AIDAN COLLINS GBR HONDA

21 RAUL CARDONA ESP KAWASAKI

22 TADDY BLAZUSIAK POL KTM

23 FABRIZIO VESPRINI ITA HONDA

24 JOONAS KYLMAKORPI FIN

The Superprestigio will be available for live viewing at www.cycleworld.com

Clip Promo Superprestigio Dirt Track 2014:

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