Sudden death of Dirk Geukens

Former 500cc world championship rider Dirk Geukens from Belgium died suddenly yesterday. He was 57. Dirk competed in the FIM 250cc Motocross World Championship between 1984-1986, and in the 500cc world championship from 1987-1996. Geukens finished 3rdoverall in the 500cc world championship in 1990 – 1991, won 2 GP’s and finished on the podium