Shaun Simpson has opened up about his emotional ride to his first MX of Nations podium alongside Adam Sterry and Nathan Watson at Sunday's washout at Assen. After splitting with his RFX team, the Scot worked on the engine of a stock KTM 450 SXF together with father Willie and
Britain ended up on the podium, the king of Holland turned up to see his subjects win the MXoN for the first time and it was wetter than wet! Check out the highlights of the Assen Nations in just over six minutes...
A bit of fun at the MXoN in Assen was the manic pit bike of Nations race. Check out the action...
A cruel last lap DNF by Gautier Paulin robbed France of a MX of Nations podium place at Assen, handing third to team GB's Nathan Watson, Shaun Simpson and Adam Sterry - the third podium place in a row for the squad.
Team GB on the podium
King of Holland Willem-Alexander showed
Briton Bobby Bruce took third place in the 125 as the Yamaha youth races saw teenage talents in the 65, 85 and 125 classes battle it out at the Assen MXoN. The small bikes raced yesterday while the 125s braved the wet in Sunday morning where Bobby did the business!
The 73rd edition of the Monster Energy FIM Motocross of Nations saw the qualifying races today at the amazing facility at the Assen TT circuit.
Despite the rain thousands filled the grandstand area in support for their nation and their favourite riders. Throughout the races there was not a quiet moment on track, with the
He may have been racing world enduro at the weekend - which he won - but Nathan Watson is already smashing out the laps in deep sand ready for the weekend's Motocross of Nations.
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Two of the most fancied teams for this year's MX of Nations, USA and Holland, get ready for action in these cool edits.
World enduro championship rider Nathan Watson and former British MX2 champ Adam Sterry have been drafted in to Team GB for the Motocross of Nations in Assen at the end of the month.
Following the initial announcement of the Team GB line up in mid-August for the forthcoming 2019 MXON at
There will be no Ken Roczen, Eli Tomac or Adam Cianciarulo at the Motocross of Nations in Assen next month as team USA and Germany reveal their choices.
For USA it's the factory Husky duo of Jason Anderson and Zack Osborne on 450s, with Yamaha's Justin Cooper on a 250. Tomac