Edge-of-the-seat SuperEnduro motion at 2023 FIM SuperEnduro World Championship Riesa Germany • Whole Bike


With a full home of spectators in Riesa, Billy wasted no time in placing on a present. Blitzing the course for the SuperPole, Bolt topped the time sheets on his FE 350 by over one and a half seconds.

Keen to hold that type into the remainder of the night time, Bolt timed the gate drop of race one to perfection to say the holeshot and take an early lead. Settling into a quick rhythm, Billy pushed onerous to extend his benefit. Nonetheless, a slight lapse in focus overtaking lapped riders allowed rival Jonny Walker to momentarily slip by. Instantly regrouping, Billy put his Husqvarna again in entrance and with a few laps to go, he attacked onerous to trip clear for a five-second margin of victory.

With the beginning order reversed for race two, Billy made his now customary cautious begin to the race. Placing on a cost, he slotted into second place on lap two. Tangling with Walker whereas difficult for the lead, each riders crashed within the sand nook. Bolt was fast to his ft and a lap later had fought his approach into the lead. Nonetheless, regardless of increase a snug benefit, a crash on the penultimate lap dropped him again to fourth. Preventing onerous to get better, he crossed the end line in third, regardless of a dramatic conflict with Taddy Blazusiak, which noticed each riders hit the grime after the chequered flag.

Placing race two behind him, Billy centered on successful race three to seal the general victory in Germany. Third off the beginning, he took the lead on lap one solely to crash as soon as extra on the rocky climb. A second crash knocked him again to 3rd. Racing as much as second place, he confronted a 5 second deficit to chief Walker with three laps to go. Muscling his FE 350 across the course, he lastly drew degree with Walker and took the lead with one lap to go. This time holding agency, he claimed a dramatic and hard-fought race three victory to safe the highest step of the rostrum in Riesa.

The 2023 FIM SuperEnduro World Championship continues with spherical three in Budapest, Hungary on February 4.

Billy Bolt: “I made life onerous for myself tonight, however I’m blissful to have come out on high ultimately. It was fairly hectic on observe all night time and to be trustworthy I made too many silly errors. I maintain my fingers up for that. The velocity was there, however with just one good line on the observe errors have been simply made. Possibly tonight was about shaking off that Christmas break, however I really feel like I’ve room to enhance for spherical three. Total, I’ve completed on high of the rostrum and prolonged my factors leads, so I’m pleased with the result and look ahead to Budapest.”

Outcomes: FIM SuperEnduro World Championship, Spherical 2

Status Total
1. Billy Bolt (Husqvarna) 58pts; 2. Jonny Walker (Beta) 56pts; 3. Taddy Blazusiak (GASGAS) 41pts…

Status Race 1
1. Billy Bolt (Husqvarna) 9 laps, 6:51.036; 2. Jonny Walker (Beta) 9 laps, 6:56.548; 3. Cody Webb (Sherco) 9 laps, 7:23.394…

Status Race 2
1. Jonny Walker (Beta) 9 laps, 7:34.392; 2. Taddy Blazusiak (GASGAS) 9 laps 7:37.662; 3. Billy Bolt (Husqvarna) 9 laps, 7:38.662…

Status Race 3
1. Billy Bolt (Husqvarna) 9 laps, 7:08.805; 2. Jonny Walker (Beta) 9 laps, 7:11.138; 3. Taddy Blazusiak (GASGAS) 9 laps, 7:32.626…

Championship Standings (After spherical 2)
1. Billy Bolt (Husqvarna) 121pts; 2. Jonny Walker (Beta) 107pts; 3. Taddy Blazusiak (GASGAS) 84pts…



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