Pol Tarrés is a famous face for many around the world. Like his teammate Alessandro Botturi, the 27-year-old started his career as a trials rider and won many titles in this discipline. Being the nephew of Jordi Tarrés, a seven-time Trial World Champion, this is not a coincidence.
He then competed in the World Enduro Championship and WESS before moving into the world of extreme enduro and adventure bikes, taking on some of the toughest challenges around the globe on his Yamaha Ténéré 700, including the Redbull Romaniacs and the Erzburg Rodeo.
On top of this, he gained worldwide fame for his "Seeker" videos on YouTube, in which he performs gravity-defying stunts in some of the most unique locations in the world, all with his trusty Yamaha Tenere 700.
During the team's inaugural season in 2022, Tarrés impressed to finish his debut rally, the Tunisia Desert Challenge, second in class and 29th overall. He then created history by becoming the first rider to finish the entire Africa Eco Race on a twin-cylinder adventure bike, ending the race in fifth overall and winning his class to cap off a stunning maiden rally season for the rider
For 2023, Tarrés will once again ride for the Yamaha Ténéré World Raid Team along with teammate Alessandro Botturi onboard a GYTR-kitted Ténéré 700 World Raid bike.
Date of birth: 29-9-1993
Place of birth: Barcelona, Spain
Hobbies: Cycling & driving rally cars