KTM VITTORIA TEAM
The Roc d’Azur marks the end of a very good first season for the KTM Vittoria Team. New success for Léna Gérault with the french national jersey and podium for Mathis Guay in epic weather conditions… race reports :
The Grand Pré de Levens was the scene of this last round of the 2022 French Cup. On a changing and muddy course, the athletes fought hard to climb on the highest steps. A double 2nd place for Léna, a victory for Mathis, a successful weekend for the KTM Vittoria Team.
While the world XCO season is over, the KTM Vittoria Team and its athlete Léna Gérault are enjoying the end of year races, without any pressure, and when all the conditions are met, they are playing for the win like on this Forestière 2022, labelled UCI MTB Marathon Series.
For this 9th and last round of the 2022 World Cup, just one week after the World Championships, the KTM Vittoria Team goes to Val di Sole, in Italy. For Léna Gérault and Mathis Guay, the objective is to get points and end this season without any breakage.
The MTB World Championships are back in Les Gets, France. In front of a large audience, the French gave it their all and shone ! A historic Downhill triple, victory in XCC and women’s U23, second place in men’s U23, not forgetting victory in the elite women’s category…, the French Team are celebrating !
One week before the World Championships, Léna Gérault and the French Team are going to conquer the European title in Munich, in the OlympiaPark. A race led by the blue-white-red team!
After the Snowshoe round in the USA, the KTM Vittoria Team is heading to Canada, to Mont-Saint-Anne for the penultimate round of the 2022 World Cup. A mythical place on which our two pilots Léna Gérault and Mathis Guay made sparks!
The KTM Vittoria Team is crossing the Atlantic Ocean to take part in the two North American rounds of the XCO World Cup. The first, in Snowshoe in the United States and the second in Mont-Saint-Anne, Canada. A look back at the races of Léna Gérault and Mathis Guay on this stage #7, in the “stars and stripes” spirit.
The World Cups follow one another and the KTM Vittoria Team heads to Vallnord for the Andorran round. The heat wave in the south-west of France did not spare the principality and added to the riders a major constraint that they knew how to manage by confirming the good performances of the previous weekends!
After a successful weekend in the French XCC and XCO Championships, the KTM Vittoria Team is heading to the fifth round of the Lenzerheide MTB World Cup in Switzerland with the goal to perform on the international scene.
Bretagne, west of France was the playground of the French XCC and XCO championships this week-end. The four riders of the Team were able to stand out and win 2 tricolor jerseys and climb the podium 4 times. We can say that they made us vibrate and knew how to take advantage of the fervor of the public, in an over-vitamined atmosphere!
Just two weeks before the French XCO championships in Bretagne and in the heart of a season punctuated by the XCO World Cups, Léna Gérault went to the first stage of the Alps Epic serving as support for the French championships of XC Marathon for an anthology race.
We are already halfway through the season and we are following the KTM Vittoria Team in Leogang, Austria for the fourth round of the UCI MTB World Cup. This Austrian stage is reputed to be different from the previous ones due to its technicality, its altitude and its changing weather conditions.
After the series of recent UCI World Cups, the riders allowed themselves a weekend off before handing over a bib for this SKF French Cup in Le Bessat.
After Albstadt last weekend, the KTM Vittoria Team continues its season in Nove Mesto in the Czech Republic for the third round of the UCI World Cup. It was on a technical course, often appreciated by riders, that the best in the world competed.
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On the way to Germany and the Baden-Württemberg region for the 2nd UCI World Cup round, in Albstadt. Despite the rain on Friday making the ground slippery for the XCC, the races on Saturday and Sunday took place under cloudy skies. Debrief of the KTM Vittoria Team races, one lesson: every place counts!
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For a few days, the KTM Vittoria Team has been in the Austrian Tyrol to prepare the next World Cup in Albstadt. Even if the terrain is not quite the same on the other side of Constance Lake, it’s an opportunity to get some rhythm on this Ötztal Mountain Bike Festival UCI HC and it’s also the way to to visit KTM Bicycles, one of the main Team partners.
KTM Vittoria Team with its rider Maxime Loret traveled to Germany, to Heubach in Rosenstein, to ride the BikeTheRoc event. This Mountain Bike Festival brings together many MTB practices, from XC marathon to enduro and XCO. The goal being to make intense efforts and spend time in the race, before next deadlines. Story of a race in XCO Bundesliga!
After 15 tiring days in Brazil, the KTM Vittoria Team had a “recovery” weekend. Only Tatiana Tournut made the trip to the Creuse department and perfectly represented the team during this French Cup in Guéret, Juniors Series round by achieving the perfect race.