Although she’s racing a side-by-side vehicle in the 2018 Dakar, and not a motorcycle, the story of Italian born Camelia Liparoti is worth telling. With 9 Dakar’s to her name, Camelia has become known for her dogged determination, tenacity and toughness in facing what the Dakar can throw at you. She is also known for her blonde […]
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Another shake up at the front, a surprise stage win – and Toby Price is edging closer to the leaders! Stage 6 of the 2018 Dakar saw the competitors leave the tough desert sand dunes […]
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Sand! More sand! More dunes! Ahh … more drama! That’s the Dakar! STAGE 5: San Juan de Marcona / Arequipa Liaison > 508 km – Special > 266 km Today’s 5th stage in Peru took the riders through yet more sand! But it seems the organisers had planned the worst for the last day in Peru. Even sand specialist Adrien […]
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At just 28 years old, Gabriela Novotna is achieving a long term goal. “At the beginning of 2015, I firmly decided to pursue my dream to race international rallies with the clear target to race the Dakar one day – and to be the first Czech woman ever to do so.” And to achieve that she […]
Stage 4 of the 2018 Dakar – with the longest special stage so far – has taken its toll on many riders including defending champion Sam Sunderland. Sunderland (Red Bull KTM) has been evacuated by helicopter with a serious back injury. STAGE 4: San Juan de Marcona / San Juan de Marcona Liaison > 114 km km – Special […]
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