Spain’s Mario Ramon in for 2017 Tennessee Knockout

Press Release | August 10, 2017

Red Bull Romaniacs Runner-Up Shooting For TKO Win.

Mario Ramon in for 2017 Tennessee Knockout
Spain’s Mario Roman will be coming to America to compete at the Tennessee Knockout. Photo: Future 7 Media

This is a press release from Tennessee Knockout…

Sequatchie, TN (August 10, 2017) – Mario Ramon is one of the top Extreme Enduro racers in the world and just proved that with a second place finish at the 2017 Red Bull Romaniacs. The Spanish rider is backed by Sherco and when his teammate Wade Young, who finished second at the 2016 Kenda Tennessee Knockout was injured, the Sherco team decided to send Ramon over to compete.

The twenty seven year old Spaniard has several years of Enduro World Championship racing under his belt but has shifted his focus to Extreme Enduro events. Roman already tasted victory in North America earlier this year with a win at the AvandaRocks Hard Enduro in Mexico. This will be his first attempt at the TKO.

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Sherco-backed Roman finished second at the 2017 Red Bull Romaniacs so he is on good form heading into his first attempt at the Kenda Tennessee Knockout. Photo: Future 7 Media

The seventh annual Kenda Tennessee Knockout will take place on Saturday, August 12th (Amateurs) and Sunday, August 13th at the Trials Training Center located in Saquatchie, Tennessee. The World’s top off-road riders are invited directly to the Sunday program. Unqualified Expert/Pro and amateur riders race on Saturday with the top finishers earning the opportunity to move on to the Sunday Expert Knockout rounds. On Sunday, riders will compete in a very tough and spectator friendly four-round Knockout racing format.

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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