Courtesy of Youthstream Media Service Team
|ASSEN (NETHERLANDS) 14 September 2018 – The Assen circuit of the Netherlands will host the 19th round of the 2018 FIM Motocross World Championship this weekend starting tomorrow. Today, however, the venue hosted a presentation to both national and international media for the 2019 Monster Energy FIM Motocross of Nations.
As part of the presentation the official logo of the event was released which will return to the Netherlands for the first time since 2004 at Lierop. The presentation was hosted by RTL TV presenter Allard Kalff at the outstanding TT circuit VIP Hospitality. Media, riders, and various industry members joined the presentation where Youthstream Vice President Mr. David Luongo along with FIM/CMS Director Mr. Tony Skillington, Vice Governor for the Region of Drenthe Mr. Henk Jumelet and MXGP of The Netherlands Organizer Mr. Lee van Dam all shared their excitement and gratitude to have the event take place at the great facility of Assen next year.
The 2018 Monster Energy FIM Motocross of Nations is just weeks away on 5th, 6th and 7th October at the American circuit of RedBud where Jeffrey Herlings and Glenn Coldenhoff from Red Bull KTM Factory Racing will join Team HRC’s Calvin Vlaanderen to represent Team Netherlands.
The 3 riders and manager Patrice Assendelft took time on stage as well to talk about the event and their hopes to win the Chamberlain trophy this year then defend it at home next year. The event wrapped up with a family photo inside the VIP area before heading to the track to take images with the group of officials and the 2018 team with their bikes.
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