Day 2 was a prodigious day and saw the competitors tackle two stages, Flat track Vertiskos 114,78km and Golden Mountain 108,07km.
Day 2 was a prodigious day and saw the competitors tackle two stages, Flat track Vertiskos 114,78km and Golden Mountain 108,07km. In the middle of the 2nd stage the skies opened and the rain came down cooling off the riders.
1st stage was a quick dirt track with a lot of grip passing the riders through lash green surroundings while the 2nd stage consisted of high mountains with views of Lake Kerkini.
1st to finish the day was yesterday’s winner #1 Stefan Svitko with his KTM XC 450, 2nd was #7 Thorsten Kaiser with a KTM EXC 500 and 3rd for the day was #5 Kreidl Ferdinand with a KTM EXC 450.
In the women’s class #15 Gabriela Novotna was 1st with #16 Polytimi Kyriakopoulou in 2nd and #19 Zornitsa Todorova in 3rd.
In the Veteran class first to finish the day was Mark Hurlston (HUSQVARNA FE 450), in 2nd place was #82 Jan Zatko (KTM EXC 500) and in 3rd Martinus Jimmink (KTM EXC 450)
Tomorrow the riders will ride the longest day of the rally, almost 400km. There will be three stages, Sidirokatsro, Belles and Metochi.