Taking place at Valentino Rossi’s VR46 Motor Ranch in Tavullia, Italy, the five riders are already a part of Yamaha Motor Europe’s bLU cRU racing programme. Two WorldSSP300 riders, Turkey’s Bahattin Sofuoğlu and Spain’s Unai Orradre, will be joined by Yamaha R3 bLU cRU European Cup championship leader Iker Garcia Abella (aged 17) of Spain, and series race-winners Fenton Harrison Seabright (19) of the United Kingdom and Humberto “Torquinho” Maier (15) of Brazil.
The Master Camp is a programme designed to help and nutriture young talents as they begin to make their way up the road racing ladder. With racing and fitness professionals on-site, the Master Camp gives these future stars a chance to enhance their riding skills, working in tandem with the support Yamaha provides through their racing programmes.
During the four-day event, the bLU cRU riders will benefit from training by three-time English Flat Track Champion and two-time American and European Flat Track Champion Marco Belli (on YZ250Fs), while they will also receive soft cross training (on YZ125s).
They will also ride Yamaha R3 bikes at the Circuit di Pomposa and MiniGP YZ85 bikes at the mini Supermoto Jeepers Park, with trainer Carlo Casabianca giving some fitness training at the Fisio Gym, and a unique opportunity to practice throttle control at the beach using Yamaha EX Deluxe and Yamaha GP1800 WaveRunners.
Monster Energy Yamaha MotoGP’s Lorenzo Daretti (aka Trastevere73) will be a guest lecturer for MotoGP eSports classes, to teach the riders tricks many professional racers use to reqacquaint themselves with the MotoGP circuits on the calendar.