Trip to MXDN 2013 , Teutschenthal, Germany part 1

Posted: October 30, 2013 in Uncategorized
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In September 2013 I travelled over to the annual Motocross des Nations, this year held at the Talkasel circuit in Teutschenthal,Germany. It was a very long drive from Europoort, Rotterdam to Teutschenthal situated nr Leipzig in what was the old East Germany.  I finally arrived around 5pm was able to pick up my passes and get the motorhome parked up in the living area.  Main reason for the trip was to deliver a painting commissioned by Youthstream and to be able to present it to Pit Beirer, head of KTM Motorsports racing division.  The presentation wasn’t until Saturday night so I was able to check out the paddock and watch the practice and qualifying races. More on the presentation later but here’s the action from Moto 1,the MX1 and MX2 classes


Latvia were well pleased to win the B final and get into the main event.


Team KTM pit and Ryan Dungey’s bike and helmet.


What they were all racing for, the Peter Chamberlain MXDN trophy.


Opening ceremonies and riders for moto 1


Monster girls with 15 sec board.


First corner, Aussie MX2 rider Dean Ferris with the holeshot.



Fans take advantage of every viewing spot!


Ken Roczen scubs in-front of his adoring flag waving fans.


The battle between Roczen and Tomac was this close all race.


Antonio Cairoli held a commanding lead in moto 1.


Cairoli lights the candles to win the first moto.


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