Saint-Petersburg, the home city of the young motorcycle rider Makar Yurchenko, welcomed the 6th stage of Russian Supermoto and Minimotard Championships. The home-stage brought Yurchenko a title of a new Russian Supermoto Champion 2015 by overall standings. Despite the fact that there is 1 more stage left in Kursk, September 2015, its result won’t influence the final results of the rider.
“The 6th stage took part in my hometown Saint-Petersburg, and I am glad to be here, to win here and to get the title of Russian Supermoto Champion 2015! It cannot be described in words the feeling of making an honor lap with my flag in hands, in front of my audience, friends and relatives, who came to support me! I want to thank my team-mate Artem Teslenko and my team AvtoMotoAlians that also became a champion of 2015 by overall standings! This season was smooth for us, without any technical problem, and that made a good path for our leadership. I think we are going in the right direction and we will continue growing – we will be better and the battle will be more interesting!” – said the Russian Supermoto Champion 2015 Makar Yurchenko. “Now I have all concentration on Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup and I an ready to fight for the Top-5 in Brno!”
Makar Yurchenko – is the first Russian rider to perform in Red Bull MotoGP Rookies Cup. The next 7 & 8 stages of championship will take place in Brno, Czech Republic, on 15-16 of August. You may proceed to official Red Bull TV Channel to watch races online by link: www.redbull.tv.