Joep Overbeeke

Born in Ooltgensplat in the Netherlands, 18-year-old Joep Overbeeke has been racing since he was 9-years-old. In 2017 he finished third overall in the Yamaha R3 Cup, to earn his place at the 2017 Yamaha bLU cRU Masterclass. Impressing the ambassadors and team, Overbeeke was selected and is now preparing for his tenth season as a racer, but first in the World Championship as a Yamaha R3 bLU cRU Challenge rider in the 2018 WorldSSP300 Championship.