On 28 August the FIM‰Ûªs longest running off road motorcycle competition will begin in Brive, France.
For the first time in the ninety-two year history of the event the USA will be defending the FIM World Trophy team title, hoping to put the names of Taylor Robert ‰ÛÒ KTM, Thad Duvall - Husqvarna, Kailub Russell - KTM and Ryan Sipes ‰ÛÒ Husqvarna at the top of the prestigious event‰Ûªs final standings.
As defending champions Team USA are the Trophy squad to beat. But despite being well-prepared, experienced and highly-motivated to win, they are also conscious that competition will be stiff and that beating France on home soil certainly won't be easy.
‰ÛÏI think the USA vs France is going to be one of the most talked about topics, certainly leading into this year‰Ûªs event,‰Û