2014 Barcelona X-Trial VideoSeven-time FIM X-Trial Champion displayed nothing but dominance this past weekend at round 3 of the 2014 series in Barcelona.
The Repsol Montesa Honda pilot was untouchable during the Catalunya Grand Prix at the Palau Sant Jordi, finishing eight seconds ahead of his rival, Gas Gas pilot Adam Raga. During his home round, Bou received only one point for a small mistake.With two rounds remaining, Bou has a 21-point lead over Sherco’s Albert Cabestany, who finished third in Barcelona.For American X-Trial’s fans, recap videos are usually slim. But the FIM recently released a 20-minute video that shows much of the action. The video is attached above.
This week, Senior Editor Nic de Sena rides the all new Ducati Monster. Big changes have been made by Ducati–has the company ruined the considerable heritage of the iconic Monster–or are the changes worth it? In the second part of the show, we chat with Nick Ienatsch, Founder and Head Instructor at the Yamaha Champions Riding School. He says: “We aim to change your riding life by introducing you to Champions Habits: The techniques, approaches, skills, and the mindsets of the best riders in the world. These Champions Habits are the foundation of safety and consistency to whatever speed you ride, in any venue on any bike. Street riders, this is just as much for you as track riders. The best way to make safe riders is to make good riders.“ We hope you enjoy this episode!