2020 will mark 21 year-old Estonian rider Hannes Soomer’s tenth year of riding. Soomer made his WorldSSP debut in 2016, contesting three rounds. In 2017 he won the European Supersport Cup, and followed this up with title victory in the 2018 Estonian Superbike championship.
2018 marked Soomer’s first full WorldSSP season, where he finished fifteenth in the rider standings.
In 2019 he entered his second WorldSSP season, improving to fourteenth overall with a season best result of seventh.
2020 will see Soomer join the Kallio Racing Yamaha WorldSSP Supported Team aboard the R6, teaming up with Isaac Viñales to mount a strong challenge in the highly competitive field.