San Francisco de Mostazal, Chile – 18-year-old Bárbara Neves celebrated her first international title on Sunday. After winning all the contests in the Women Open Junior category, the motorcycle rider confirmed the Latin American Cup of Enduro Cup held in San Francisco de Mostazal, Chile.
The test included two days and four stages with varied challenges. Barbara set pace from start to the end and placed Brazil at the top of the class podium for women between 15 and 20 years of age, entitled to the execution of the national anthem.
“I dedicate this achievement to all Brazilians. I appreciate the encouragement of the sponsors, without them none of this would be possible, and of all who are always by my side. The family, the friends and the people of the trails of Goiás, who has supported me since when I started riding a motorcycle. I am very happy for the title and for being able to represent my State and Brazil in the sport “, declared the champion.
To win the cup, Barbara showed skill in the script chosen by the organization. The race included four laps in the course per stage. “It was a very complete special, full of very bad climbs and descents. There were single track excerpts, a little quagmire, long curves and straight lines, plus a piece of rock, which I passed smoothly. I won all four stages and the title came, now it’s time to celebrate, “concluded the Goiânia.
The Latin American Championship was the second time that Bárbara competed in international soil. Brazilian Champion of Enduro in 2017 and 2nd in 2018, she competed in the International Women’s Enduro in 2016, in Portugal, and rose to third place in the podium.
The athlete Bárbara Neves is sponsored by ASW Racing, Rinaldi, BMS, Honda Motobel, AVTEC, RFIX, Focus Racing, MRPro, Edgers, Barbantech, Detmol, Proesporte, Castrol and Tribo Jeans.
Credits: Mundo Press