DeStouwer's Forum Activity

New thread Campionato Italiano Motocross Prestige 2021 4/8/2021 12:54 AM

This weekend the first round of the "Campionato Italiano Motocross Prestige 2021" starts at the GP-track of Maggiora. These championship rounds could be considered as pre-season races aswell, as the first 4 rounds take place before the start of the world ... more »

This forum thread has 13 replies.

New thread Honda Park (Olmen) needs to close. Please sign the petition. 3/2/2021 12:03 AM

The Council of State has withdrawn the permit for the motocrosstrack in Olmen, which was founded by the late Eric Geboers. A local actiongroup has taken steps against the track. The last three years there's been discussion about the noise standards, ... more »

This forum thread has 9 replies.

New thread Internazionali d'Italia 2/25/2021 12:43 AM

This weekend the MX-season 2021 starts at the Riola Sardo track on the island of Sardegna, Italy. You can watch the races live on Sunday from 13h15 on this link: https://dirtbikerider.com/news/motocross/video-riola-sardo-live-streaming-2020-international-italian-motocross/ ... more »

This forum thread has 49 replies.

New thread 2020 was the last full season of Tanel Leok 11/2/2020 8:05 AM

From his Facebook: "This is it. This is my last season in MXGP and hopefully my last MXGP I can race in Latvia next year. When this last MXGP rounds are done here in Italy I make a longer story." "Olen jõudnud lõpusirgele ja 2020 jääb minu viimaseks ... more »

This forum thread has 20 replies.

New thread #16-17-18: MXGP of Trentino / Pietramurata / Garda-Trentino – October 31 & November 1 / 3-4 / 7-8 10/29/2020 5:54 AM

Tight, strange, but beautiful track. The final of the 2020-season. The organisation decided this week that no spectators are allowed, due to the local rules changing almost every other day. I was afraid that in this time of the year the track could be ... more »

This forum thread has 117 replies.

New thread #13-14-15: MXGP of Flanders / Limburg / Lommel – October 17-18 / 20-21 / 24-25 10/13/2020 4:39 AM

Deep, deep sand. Three GP's within a week, the track will show who's fitness is on point. It will be a slaughter! It seems it will stay dry most of the days, with temperatures around 13°C. Additional classes: EMX125 (round 13, 14 & 15), EMX250 (round ... more »

This forum thread has 398 replies.

New thread #12: MXGP of Spain – October 10-11 10/5/2020 3:36 AM

A brand new (artifical) track, about 20km from Madrid. A single-run GP, last time this was the case was at Valkenswaard. Additional classes: EMX125 and EMX250

It's a bit sad that the GP is held at a man-made track when Spain has plenty of great ... more »

This forum thread has 91 replies.

New thread #9-10-11: MXGP of Lombardia / Città di Mantova / Europe – September 26-27 / 29-30 / October 3-4 9/22/2020 11:44 PM

A sandy track again, that was tormented by rain last season. Nice track that feels a bit like a stadium, with the crowd gathered on the outside. Additional classes: EMX250 (round 9, 10 & 11), WMX (round 9 & 10), EMX125 (round 11) Timetable: http://docs.mxgp.com/tvinfo/2020_MXGP_of_Lombardia_Timetable.pdf ... more »

This forum thread has 200 replies.

New thread #6-7-8: MXGP of Italy / Città di Faenza / Emilia-Romagna – September 5 & 6 / 8 & 9 / 12 & 13 8/31/2020 11:59 PM

From the sandy-like track of Latvia to the hardpack and hilly track of Faenza. Last time I’ve been there was at the 2009-edition, with the monsoon that started on Saturdayevening. Nice track, but very narrow (both track and paddock) and I don’t see what ... more »

This forum thread has 260 replies.

New thread #3-4-5: MXGP of Latvia / Riga / Ķegums – August 8 & 9 / 11 & 12 / 15 & 16 7/28/2020 1:21 AM

In 10 days time the worldchampionship should take off again after a break of no less than twenty-two weeks since the second round at Valkenswaard. And I say "should", as a couple of days ago Latvian member of parliament Sandis Riekstiņš sent a tweet ... more »

This forum thread has 467 replies.

New thread International MX Axel - August 2 7/23/2020 1:33 AM

This Sunday the first of two "preseason" races will be held in The Netherlands at Arnhem, next week at Axel. An impressive field will line up, MX2 contains some riders of EMX250. There are no spectators allowed. Timetable 10:00-10:30 125cc/Women Free ... more »

This forum thread has 71 replies.

New thread Outdoor racing again! Czech Championship 6/23/2020 3:11 AM

The Czech Championship starts this weekend and the entry list is quite impressive. Many MXGP and MX2 riders are on it. The second race of the Czech Championhsip is already next week at Kaplice. GP-riders and some interesting wildcards are in bold . Update: ... more »

This forum thread has 17 replies.

New thread "Double" GP's on the new calendar? 5/6/2020 12:06 PM

Infront Moto Racing has a tough time putting together a proper MXGP calendar this year. Today we ( Belgian website motocrossmag.be ) heard rumors that the idea is being played to organize two GP's in one location. Thus, the displacements would be minimized. ... more »

This forum thread has 2 replies.

New thread Updated MXGP calendar and it's consequences 3/18/2020 8:08 AM

The latest version of the calendar per March 18th: 1 March GREAT BRITAIN Matterley Basin EMX125, WMX 8 March THE NETHERLANDS Valkenswaard EMX250, WMX 7 June RUSSIA Orlyonok EMX250, EMX OPEN 14 June LATVIA Kegums EMX OPEN, EMX250 28 June FRANCE Saint ... more »

This forum thread has 18 replies.

New thread #2: MXGP of The Netherlands - March 7 & 8 3/3/2020 4:11 AM

First sandrace of the season! Looks to be cold (around freezing in the mornings), but mostly dry. Additional classes are EMX250 for their opening round and WMX. Timetable: http://docs.mxgp.com/tvinfo/2020_MXGP_of_The_Netherlands_Timetable.pdf Wildcards ... more »

This forum thread has 406 replies.

New thread #1: MXGP of Great Britain - February 29th & March 1st 2/25/2020 7:37 AM

The opening round of the 2020 world championship. Weather looks like it's going to be a cold one. About the rain, it seems at this moment it won't be too bad. On Wednesday it looks to be quite sunny, so that's only good for the track. Additional classes ... more »

This forum thread has 468 replies.

New thread Utopia 11/14/2019 6:23 AM

Offseason-boredom struck me, so I decided to make a list out of current and past GP-tracks that are "GP-worthy" (trackwise, I'm not talking about accomodation). In an ideal world (hence the title of this thread), they would be in some kind of "YS-database", ... more »

This forum thread has 12 replies.

New thread MXGP of China - September 14-15 9/11/2019 12:06 AM

The last hurdle of the season. Only thing on the line is the battle for 3rd in the MX2-championship between Geerts and Vialle, with a difference of 10 points, and for 3rd in the MXGP-championship between Paulin and Coldenhoff, with a difference of 11 ... more »

This forum thread has 75 replies.

New thread MXGP of Turkey - September 7-8 9/3/2019 4:53 AM

A lot of wildcards from the EMX-classes and some local riders aswell. This round will hold the final of the WMX and EMX2t-championships. Timetable: http://docs.mxgp.com/tvinfo/2019_MXGP_of_Turkey_Timetable.pdf MXGP 4 Arnaud Tonus SUI FMS Yamaha Monster ... more »

This forum thread has 112 replies.

New thread The future of Matterley Basin 8/29/2019 5:45 AM

The lack of Matterley Basin on the provisional 2020 World Championship motocross calendar caused quite a stir. According to promotor Youthstream, the British GP is the victim of the "unsustainable" costs associated with organizing in Winchester. The ... more »

This forum thread has 6 replies.