Enduro

2017 Australian ISDE Teams Announced

Posted:

Motorcycling Australia (MA) have announced the Australian Teams that will contest three world championship trophies at the prestigious International Six Day Enduro Championship (ISDE) held in Brive, France on 28th August to the 2nd September.

On the back of Australian Team success of previous years, the 2017 Trophy teams are preparing to head to France where they will come up against 32 rival nations. A total of ten riders will make up three Trophy Teams, donning the green and gold, representing Australia at the highest level in Enduro and Off-Road racing.

With some of the most talented Off-Road riders in the world calling Australia home, this year‰Ûªs Senior Trophy Team will be comprised of Matthew Phillips, Daniel Milner, Joshua Green and Daniel Sanders.

Sherco Factory Racing rider, Matthew Phillips and Red Bull KTM team rider Daniel Sanders are both currently competing in the EnduroGP in Europe. Phillips is an accomplished rider who will be defending his title this year, and Daniel 'Chucky' Sanders will be riding in his first year of a two-year deal.

While KTM Enduro Race Team mounted, Daniel Milner and Active8 Yamaha Yamalube rider, Joshua Green currently battling it out for the E2 title in the Yamaha Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC) Milner the current point‰Ûªs leader in the class.

The Australian Women‰Ûªs World Trophy Team will be gunning for a sensational fifth consecutive victory at ISDE, and will field a powerhouse unchanged from 2016. The Women's Team is made up of Tayla Jones, Jemma Wilson and Jessica Gardiner for the 2017 campaign. They will set out to create further history with the same team for a fifth year in a row.

The Junior Trophy Team will have two new comers to the 'Six-Day' scene. Active8 Yamaha Yamalube rider, Will Ruprecht as well as KTM Enduro Race Team rider, Lyndon Snodgrass. Joining them will be KTM mounted young-gun, Jack Simpson.

Simposin debuting in the team in 2016. All three of these riders, have shown their ability to compete at an elite level in the 2017 AORC. Ruprecht and Snodgrass will debut in what will be their first international event, the 2017 ISDE."

"This will be the fortieth ISDE for Australian Teams entered under an Australian Federation, the first team having competed in Czechoslovakia in 1977 as previous teams were entered under the "Great British Federation," Australian Team Manager Don Atkins commented.

"We were last in Brive (France) for the ISDE in 2001. There were some very good results in France that year, with the Australian Trophy Team winning a few of the days. There are some significant goals to achieve at this years' event, and the selected Teams are capable of achieving the highest results.‰Ûª He finished.

Senior Trophy Team:
Joshua Green
Daniel Milner
Matthew Phillips
Daniel Sanders
Non Traveling Reserve: Lachlan Stanford

Women Trophy Team:
Jessica Gardiner
Tayla Jones
Jemma Wilson

Junior Trophy Team:
Jack Simpson
Lyndon Snodgrass
Will Ruprecht

Team Manager - Don Atkins
Jury Member - Chris Gray

Share Article:

Facebook
Twitter
LinkedIn
Tumblr
Pinterest
Reddit
Email
Print

More News: Latest Headlines

More News: Latest Headlines

Enduro

Todd Waters Joins Australia's ISDE Team As Wil Ruprecht Withdraws

Supercross

Josh Hill Returns To Craig Dack Racing For FIM World Supercross Championship

Motocross

Mitch Evans Scores Best Race result Of His Season At MXGP Of Sweeden

Enduro

Garcia Wins As Verona And Pichon Crowned Enduro World Champions In Hungary

Motocross

Jeremy Seewer and Jago Geerts on the Top Step at the MXGP of Sweden

Trials

Is The Definition Of Trials Trials Or Is It Trials?

Motocross

Mitch Evans Takes Pole For The MXGP of Sweden

Enduro

Josep Garcia Back To Winning Ways With EnduroGP Victory In Hungary

Motocross

Motorcycling Australia To Introduce EZILIFT MXW Racing Academy

Supercross

MX Sports and Feld Motor Sports Partner to Form the SuperMotocross World Championship

Enduro

Wil Ruprecht Holds Off Steve Holcombe For Double EnduroGP Victory In Slovakia

Speedway

Australia Ends 20-Year Title Quest With 2022 FIM Speedway of Nations Win
Zeta Header

What's On This Week

FIM Motocross World Championship - Round 17
MXGP of Finland - Iitti-KymiRing
Sunday, August 14th, 2022
FIM Hard Enduro World Championship - Round 6
Red Bull TKO - USA
Sunday, August 14th, 2022
FIM Speedway Grand Prix - Round 7
GP of Great Britain - Cardiff
Saturday, August 13th, 2022
Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship - Round 9
Unadilla National - New Berlin, NY
Sunday, August 14th, 2022
ProMX Championship - Round 7
Queensland Moto Park, QLD
Sunday, August 14th, 2022
Zeta Hero

Featured:

Is The Definition Of Trials Trials Or Is It Trials?

WA Hard Enduro – It Is All About Perspective

Hands-On With The Stark Varg Electric Motocross Bike

MTX Sprockets and XAM Chains

Is The Motocross Future Now With Stark Varg?

Fusport XP2 Review

What's On This Week

FIM Motocross World Championship - Round 17
MXGP of Finland - Iitti-KymiRing
Sunday, August 14th, 2022
FIM Hard Enduro World Championship - Round 6
Red Bull TKO - USA
Sunday, August 14th, 2022
FIM Speedway Grand Prix - Round 7
GP of Great Britain - Cardiff
Saturday, August 13th, 2022
Lucas Oil Pro Motocross Championship - Round 9
Unadilla National - New Berlin, NY
Sunday, August 14th, 2022
ProMX Championship - Round 7
Queensland Moto Park, QLD
Sunday, August 14th, 2022