News 12 Mar 2019

Raceline KTM Thor ready for round one

Raceline KTM Thor press release:

With a new three rider line up and commitment to KTM, The FACTORY Raceline KTM THOR Team are ready to take on round one, of the Pirelli MX Nationals this weekend in Appin.

The new three rider line up consist of the very impressive 16 year old Regan Duffy, who has had a solid pre season and put in the hard yards, to prove he will be nothing short of a dominate force in the MXD class.

Regan explained his high expectations ahead of Round One.

” I’m feeing really strong coming into this weekend at Appin, I’ve been training extremely hard with Ross Beaton on and off the bike, with the likes of cycling and doing heaps of mottos, i have really high expecations of myself coming into round one, and am ready prove myself “, Explained Duffy.

Young gun and hard charger Jy Roberts, who has been working extremely hard in his pre season training ahead, of his first team ride in the MX2 class.

Hayden Melross will round out the liner ride up competing in the MX1 class. Hayden has years experience riding in the USA, and with the depth of talent and dedication he has shown in the pre season, we are extremely excited to see what he has to offer in the very fast approaching 2019 season.

Hayden Melross explained his mindset ahead of this weekend.

“ I’m coming into round 1 with an open mind and I haven’t set to many goals for myself. I have been training so hard over the pre season and am feeling ready. I’m just going to focus on great starts and mistake free laps which I believe will lead me towards the front end of the field.” said Melross

Team Manager Chris Woods expressed his excitement ahead of round one.

“It has been an extremely busy off season for myself and the team, in preparation for the 2019 season. Opening and expanding our new workshop to Queensland, as well as testing and preparing for the 2019 season, with a totally new line up of riders. I’m excited to watch all our hard work play out at round one this weekend in Appin”, said Woods