Team NORDIC

PER WALLIN:

AT WHAT AGE DID YOU RIDE A MOTORBIKE FIRST TIME?
I was 6 years old.

WHICH MODEL WAS YOU FIRST MOTORBIKE?
Puch Magnum 50x.

WHY ENDURO?
Growing up on the countryside I used the motorcycle to visit friends. Nowadays motorcycle riding and Enduro is not just a hobby, it’s a way of life.

WHO ARE YOUR IDOLS? WHY?
Have none.

WHAT ARE SOME OF YOUR MOST EXTREME ENDURO EXPERIENCES?
It was on the Swedish race “November Kåsan” in the year 2000, because the conditions were very challenging with heavy rain.

WHAT ARE YOUR GOALS FOR THE GS TROPHY?
My goal is to ride with other riders, at the same level, in difficult environments and to improve my sand riding skills.

WHAT GOALS DO YOU HAVE LEFT TO ACHIEVE WITH YOU ENDURO?
My goals with enduro are never ending. First of all is Korea - Sweden 2011.

JUSSI ALI-LEKKALA:

AT WHAT AGE DID YOU RIDE A MOTORBIKE FIRST TIME?
At the age of 13.

WHICH MODEL WAS YOU FIRST MOTORBIKE?
Yamaha DT 125 Enduro.

WHY ENDURO?
I have always lived in countryside and had a good opportunity to ride in woods and fields.

WHO ARE YOUR IDOLS? WHY?
Kari Tiainen 7 time Enduro world champion and Valentino Rossi who has excellent riding skills.

WHAT ARE SOME OF YOUR MOST EXTREME ENDURO EXPERIENCES?
Adventure riding in Russian Karelia. There are excellent roads for Enduro riding and lots of river crossing.

WHAT ARE YOUR GOALS FOR THE GS TROPHY?
To win the GS Trophy with my nordic team mates!

WHAT GOALS DO YOU HAVE LEFT TO ACHIEVE WITH YOU ENDURO?
To ride in different continents. With enduro bike everyday there is something new to learn.

WHO IS YOUR BIGGEST FAN?
The group that I ride with. " Rottayhdistys" www.mopo.pp.fi

ANYTHING ELSE YOU WANT TO SHARE?
BMW F 800 GS is a fun bike to ride with in wintertime with studded tyres!

BÖRRE SKIAKER:

AT WHAT AGE DID YOU RIDE A MOTORBIKE FIRST TIME?
11 years.

WHICH MODEL WAS YOU FIRST MOTORBIKE?
Tempo Corvette 50cm (11 years) / Husqvarna 360 cm (13 years).

WHY ENDURO?
I like to travel and drive combined with the natural and cultural experiences.

WHO ARE YOUR IDOLS? WHY?
All who succeed with something or have a distinction, like Singers and musicians who write songs and perform them live.

WHAT ARE SOME OF YOUR MOST EXTREME ENDURO EXPERIENCES?
4000 km ride on my BMW HP2 Enduro in the Atlas mountains in Marocco.

WHAT ARE YOUR GOALS FOR THE GS TROPHY?
Collect good experiences and perform as best I can.

WHAT GOALS DO YOU HAVE LEFT TO ACHIEVE WITH YOU ENDURO?
Long time trip in Africa and South Africa.

WHO IS YOUR BIGGEST FAN?
Friends and family and colleagues and maybe others.

ANYTHING ELSE YOU WANT TO SHARE?
Happy / Positive / the earth is man’s playground.