The 2015 International Six Day Enduro (ISDE) will be held in Slovakia this year, where a number of Queensland riders will be representing Australia on the international stage.
Motorcycling Australia have announced the line up of Australian riders who will contest in the event, which include Queensland’s Jemma Wilson and Tom McCormack, who both competed in last year's ISDE.
Thomas Jenner will make his debut on the Aussie team as a Club Team rider, and Lachlan Stanford will return as a reserve in the Junior Trophy Team.
Senior ISDE Squad:
Team Manager: Don Atkins
Reserve: Glenn Kearney
Reserve: Lachlan Stanford
Junior ISDE Squad:
Team Manager: Chris Gray
Womens ISDE Squad:
Club Team ISDE Squad:
Sian Smith - Administration
Denise Hore - Jury
Don Atkins - Manager
Chris Gray - Manager
Anthony Roberts - Assistant
Blake Hore - Assistant
Speaking about the announcement of the squad, Senior Team Manager Don Atkins said the team compiled was well placed to achieve success.
“There’s guys in the squad that have proven themselves at international level and we’re extremely happy to have them on our team,” Atkins said.
“I’m confident that these are the guys that can do the job that we need to. It is pretty tough, but the components of this team have been around the mark for some time.
“We’ve got a new member in Beau Ralston there as well, so we’re confident we have the team to put in a good performance.”
The Junior Trophy Team consists of 2014 AORC Transmoto 19 & Under class winner Daniel Sanders, alongside other young guns in Tom McCormack, Tye Simmonds and Tom Mason.
Out to make it a hat-trick of ISDE titles, the Womens Team will again consist of the current top three in the AORC Women’s class in Jessica Gardiner, Tayla Jones and Jemma Wilson.
The 2015 ISDE will take place from 7-12 September.