Team Spain

Jorge Vera Simavilla:

How long have you been riding a motorcycle and how did you develop your passion for off-road riding?
I have ridden a motorbike since I was 12 years old, because in my family there is a long tradition in riding off-road motorbikes. My father and my brothers are riders, too.

What do you associate with the BMW Motorrad GS?
When I hear “GS” I always think of adventure, travel .... and freedom!!!!! And of course beautiful motorbikes.

What was your most extreme or unusual enduro experience to date?
I've never been a professional rider, but I am member of “Club F800GS España” and we use to do off-road trips of one or two days covering 250-300 kilometres a day.

What are your goals for the GS Trophy 2012?
My goals for the trophy are: first, to enjoy this incredible adventure; and the second goal is to get the best position we can in the final classification: this is a competition and we are going to do our best.

The GS Trophy is a unique event. What do you find most fascinating about it?
What I like most about the GS Trophy is that this is not only a riding competition; it has adventure, travel and teamwork, too.

What other goals do you wish to achieve in the long term with your GS?
Next year I want to go to Africa, probably to Morocco and travel through the desert.

Is there anything else you'd like to tell us about?
I would like to say thank you to BMW for giving us the opportunity of living this great adventure in South America.

Sorinao Lama:

Since when do you ride motorbikes and how did it come to your passion for off road?
I ride motorbike since 1995. My passion for off road comes since 2004.

What do you associate with the BMW Motorrad GS?
since 2008

What has been your most extreme or extraordinary Enduro experience?
The GS days in Spain

What are the goals you set yourself for the GS Trophy 2012?
To enjoy this adventure and meet a lot of people with the same hobby

The GS Trophy is a unique event. What fascinates you the most about ist?
The trip in Chile and Argentina

What further goals you would like to achieve with your GS?
To participate on a rally or raid.


What else would you like to tell us?
I´m very satisfied to take part with you in this adventure. See you in Paris.

Iborra Sala:

How long have you been riding a motorcycle and how did you develop your passion for off-road riding?
Since I was 9 years old. I started directly with endure.

What do you associate with the BMW Motorrad GS?
It is my passion. When I ride I feel free.

What was your most extreme or unusual enduro experience to date?
When I participated in the Raid Spanish championship (2008)

What are your goals for the GS Trophy 2012?
First, to enjoy participating in it, to meet people who share the same passion ... and why not: to win!

The GS Trophy is a unique event. What do you find most fascinating about it?
It is a unique experience for me and I trust in good organization by the BMW team.

What other goals do you wish to achieve in the long term with your GS?
I would like to participate in a Dakar Trophy and take a trip around the world on my GS

Is there anything else you'd like to tell us about?
I would like to thank BMW Motorrad for this opportunity and I hope this will not be the last time.