On the Pegs - January 2023 On the Pegs - Volume 8 Issue 1 - January 2023 - Page 59

helping to bring back the ISDE World Team Trophy to the United States . Meanwhile , Coastal Racing GasGas will have new team member Thad DuVall riding the Pro1 class . And , Husqvarna will have Tayla Jones back to defend her Women ’ s Pro title .
In the Pro 2 division , Phoenix Honda Racing ’ s Cody Barnes will be back to defend his 2022 title , and
will be pitting alongside teammates Mike Witkowski and Ruy Barbosa .
This year ’ s series also incorporates a three-day ISDE Qualifier , which will be held at Carolina
Adventure World on February 25 , 26 and 27 . Letter of Intent riders will participate in the three-day event , which runs Saturday , Sunday and Monday , while those only wishing to race the US Sprint Enduro round will compete on Saturday and Sunday only however ; those riders will have an option to sign up for the additional day of racing .
The series adds six new venues for 2023 , including trips to Hephzibah , Georgia on February 11-12 ; as mentioned before , Carolina Adventure World , Virginia International Speedway on March 26-27 ; Arvonia , Virginia , on April 8-9 ; Promised Land MX in Oldtown , Maryland on April 29-30 ; and High Voltage Raceway in Dilliner , Pennsylvania on May 27-28 . The series wraps up at the familiar Harleywood Raceway in Bristol , Virginia .
Off-road superstar and former ISDE individual winner Ryan Sipes will be holding Sprint Enduro Clinic at the series opening on Friday morning . Spaces for this clinic are limited so – don ’ t wait ! ( Tickets for this will only be sold online ).
In addition to the US Sprint Enduro Series , promotors Trail Pros will once again be hosting the three-day Sprint Enduro World Championship on Labor Day weekend .
2023 US SPRINT ENDURO SERIES SCHEDULE
• Jan 28-29 South of Border , Hamer , South Carolina
• Feb 11-12 Hephzibah , Georgia
• Feb 25-26 Carolina Adventure World , Winnsboro , South Carolina
• Mar 25-26 Virginia International Raceway , Alton , Virginia
• Apr 8-9 Arvonia , Virginia
• April 29-30 Promised Land MX , Oldtown , Maryland
• May 27-28 High Voltage Raceway , Dilliner , Pennsylvania
• Jun 17-18 Harleywood , Bristol , Virginia
VOL . 8 ISSUE 1 - JANUARY 2023 // PAGE 59