AMA Announces 2013 Trials des Nations Team

Cycle News Staff | August 6, 2013
  Team USA heads to France for the Trials des Nations. Photography by Kit Palmer.

The AMA recently announced the US team that will be heading to the Trial des Nations. Photography by Shan Moore.

The 2013 Trial des Nations is coming up on September 8 in La Chatre, France, and the AMA has announced the men and women who will be representing the Stars and Stripes.

Heading men’s squad will be five-time US MotoTrial Champion and current points leader Pat Smage, of Wisconsin. Joining Smage will be Arizona’s Bryan Roper, Karl Davis Jr. of Florida, and California’s Eric Storz.

The U.S. Women’s team will be made up of Rachel Hassler of New Mexico, Carline Altman of Maine, and Caroline Allen of Massachusetts.

Spain has won the event for the past 10 years.