Yamaha MXGP ride for veteran Strijbos

Former British champ Kevin Strijbos has signed for the Gebben Van Venrooy Yamaha team alongside Calvin Vlaanderen and Brent van Doninck for the 2021 MXGP season, with a potential to extend to 2022. He will also act as test rider for the squad. Strijbos will participate in the European rounds of the MXGP World Championship, and

Strijbos misses Hawkstone with elbow injury

Kevin Strijbos is out of Hawkstone and will miss six to eight weeks of riding with a recurring elbow injury. The issue restricted him through the final portion of the previous GP season and, consequently, he had surgery after the MXGP final round in Italy.Strijbos resumed his normal riding programme

Brylyakov joins Strijbos at JWR Yamaha

Former Dixon Kawasaki rider Vsevolod Brylyakov has joined Kevin Strijbos at the JWR Yamaha Racing a team next year, as the Russian makes the step up to the MXGP class on a  Yamaha  YZ450F. Strijbos was announced at the team's first rider yesterday. Injuries have stopped Brylyakov fulfilling his potential in

GP lifeline for veteran Strijbos

Just when it looked like the days of a full-time MXGP ride for Kevin Strijbos were coming to an end, the 33-year-old has clinched a deal to race a Yamaha 450 for the JWR Yamaha team. The squad is from Sweden but based in Belgium, backed by 24MX and run

Whole Standing team floored!

Just a couple of days after Standing Construct MTK MXGP's Kevin Strijbos broke his collarbone, his team-mate Valentin Guillod has broken his leg! Swiss ace Guillod, who looked cheerful on his social media photo despite the break, said: "Can’t believe it, after all the job we did this winter. Thanks to

Strijbos and Covington out of Hawkstone

Two top GP riders are out of the Hawkstone Park International on February 11. Kevin Strijbos and Thomas Covington will be missing the event to recover from injuries. Strijbos, who this year moved to KTM, fell and broke his collarbone this week. "Well, this just happened today. Crash and broken collarbone.

Strijbos and Guillod confirmed at Standing Construct KTM

Former British champion Kevin Strijbos will be racing alongside Valentin Guillod in the Standing Construct MXGP team which has returned to KTM machinery for 2018. Although the team have not yet made any official announcement, the pair are listed in the official list of approved teams for the 2018 FIM Motocross World

Strijbos admits he’s out of Suzuki in 2018

Kevin Strijbois makes his return from injury at the weekend's Portuguese MXGP and admits he's without a ride for 2018 as he'll not be signed up again by the factory Suzuki team, who will have Jeremy Seewer and Arminas Jasikonis. Check out what he has to say...

Behinds the scenes at Suzuki MXGP

Join Team Suzuki World MXGP and MX2 for an insight of what it is like to prepare for a Motocross Grand Prix weekend in this new video just released by the team. Shot on location at the Trentino MXGP in Italy, it shows the passion and enthusiasm of its team of

Strijbos out after elbow surgery

Suzuki MXGP rider Kevin Strijbos will be sitting out the next few rounds of the MXGP season due to an elbow injury that he sustained at the MXGP of Trentino. After consultations with surgeons Dr Claes and Dr De Schrijver, it was decided that Strijbos would undergo surgery yesterday morning,