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Wade Young joins riders line-up at Xross Challenge race in Serbia

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Wade Young joins riders line-up at Xross Challenge race in Serbia

A little less than a month left till the fifth edition of Xross Challenge – the biggest and toughest Hard Enduro race in Balkans. The race will be held at Tara mountain in Serbia (180km from Serbia’s capital Belgrade) from 15th till 17th of June. Wade Young joined the list of riders for this event!

The race has three categories of difficulty – Pro Class, Expert Class and Hobby Class and during those three days, riders will cope with around 200km of uphills, downhills, ridges, rocky roads, creeks and woods through beautiful but wild Tara mountain. Friday (15. June) is reserved for Prologue which will took place in Bajina Bašta (a municipality under the east foothills of Tara mountain) and 60km of Enduro riding. On Saturday (16. June) riders will be challenged with 90km of Hard Enduro and the final day, Sunday (17. June) is reserved for 60km of Extreme Enduro riding.

One of the best Hard Enduro riders in the world, Wade Young will compete at Xross Challenge 2018. Young made history in 2012 when he became the youngest ever winner of the Roof of Africa, leaving behind him former winners like Graham Jarvis and Chris Birch (who also competed at Xross Challenge in 2016). To his impressive podium collection, he recently added the win on the Machete Hard Enduro Race. Young will also held a Hard/Extreme Enduro Clinics for the riders on June 13th and 14th at Tara mountain. Beside him, Xross Challenge will welcome another grate young rider, Teodor Kabakchiev from Bulgaria who will also ride in PRO Class.

The registration for the race is open until June 1st , and you can sign up on this link: http://www.xross-team.com/en/registration-xross-challenge-2018/

After June 1st registration will be possible only on-site at Tara mountain. Information about registration fee, accommodation and everything else regarding the race you can find in Rules and Regulations on the website www.xross-team.com or send an email with questions to Vladan Komatovic – v.komatovic@xross-team.com and/or Nikola Belic – n.belic@xross-team.com.

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