Trials is likely one of the most entertaining, jaw-dropping shows of motorbike management on the planet. It’s a showcase of simply how far you possibly can take a bike, actually, and people who compete in trials are definitely a number of the most gifted riders on two wheels on the market. Those of you who comply with the game, significantly the FIM Trial World Championship, could be very conversant in Toni Bou.
Following the just lately concluded race final Sunday, June 18, 2022, the Spaniard has a complete of 200 victories within the Trial World Championship. 200 victories is not any imply feat. To put that into perspective, Toni Bou has as many victories as two of motorbike racing’s biggest riders have had all through their total careers—Valentino Rossi, with 115 wins, and Marc Marquez with 85 victories, to date. That being stated, Toni Bou is taken into account as probably the most profitable motorbike rider in historical past. Bou has cemented his identify as the one outside and indoor FIM Trial World Championship title holder for a whopping fourteen years—from 2007 to 2021.
It’s been greater than 16 years since Bou had his first style of victory. He took the win again in Sheffield through the 2006 season, and ever since then, he was unstoppable. He would go on to garner 199 extra victories, and an unbelievable 30 world titles—15 for indoor and one other 15 for outside. To illustrate simply how unbelievable his successful streak is, Bou has had a complete of 127 victories within the TrialGP World Championship, whereby he stood out significantly within the 2019 season, the place he received each single competitors.
On high of that, Bou has 73 wins within the X-Trial World Championship, the place he swept the seasons from 2011 to 2014 with absolute victories. He additionally claimed the title through the 2017, 2020, and 2021 seasons. At 35 years outdated, Toni Bou definitely isn’t getting any youthful. However, he exhibits no indicators of slowing down, after flexing one more victory within the just lately concluded competitors within the TrialGP of Andorra final Sunday, June 18, 2022.
Unsurprisingly, Bou is within the working for each the TrialGP World Championship and the X-Trial World Championship titles this yr. Given his unstoppable success on the planet of Trials, it received’t be shocking if Bou can have many, many extra victories beneath his belt.