Women’s Class Back for 2017 Tennessee Knockout

Press Release | July 14, 2017

$1,000 purse For the Top Three Ladies in TKO

2017 Tennessee Knockout

This is a press release from Tennessee Knockout…

Sequatchie, TN (July 14, 2017) – The 2017 Kenda Tennessee Knockout, presented by Moose Racing and SRT Offroad, will again include a separate Women’s class to compete on Saturday. Women entries will ride a morning qualifier race that they must complete in order to race the Women’s only, multi lap main event on a special short course in the afternoon.

Women’s Class Back for 2017 Tennessee Knockout
Rachel Gutish dominated the Women’s class in 2015 and 2016. She is hoping more female riders will come to challenge her in 2017. Photo: Larry Mayo.

The ladies will be competing for a $1,000 purse to be paid out to the top three finishers ($500, $300, $100 for first second and third respectively). In addition, the top three finishers will be invited to compete in the Sunday expert Knockout program.

Rachael Gutish has dominated the TKO Women’s race the past two years but Beta’s Morgan Tanke has already confirmed that she will be attending for the first time. Like Gutish, Tanke is a multi-time EnduroCross main event winner and both have proven capable of competing at the top level of tough off-road events, even competing against the men.

Women riders can still enter by contacting the Trials Training Center.

Check out the 2016 Red Bull TV Tennessee Knockout Show here:
https://www.redbull.tv/video/AP-1QAU6F7C92111/recap-slick-and-muddy?playlist=AP-1QAU6F7C92111

Check out video for highlights of some of the previous events here:
2016 Highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gJfGKieHOYQ
2015 Highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=99Yqa9Uh-nw
2014 Highlights: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4JZQAsUa1rk 
2013 Highlights: http://youtu.be/VqJZnQBdTZ8 
2012 Highlights: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Moyylu0KN68&feature=plcp 

For more information about the Kenda Tennessee Knockout, presented by Moose Racing and SRT, please visit: http://tennesseeknockoutenduro.com/ 

  • For general information please contact: Catherine.Bedley@trialstrainingcenter.com or Alison@trialstrainingcenter.com.
  • For Expert rider race information please contact: Eric@ericperonnard.com
  • For Sponsorship information please contact: Sean.Finley@digitalthrottle.com

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