Thomas Genon and his group of diggers are in Virgin, Utah, getting ready for the Belgian’s 2023 Purple Bull Rampage. He’s been a typical contender since 2012, along with his very best effects coming in 2015 and 2018 when he landed 5th position.
This 12 months, Genon is a pre-qualified rider along 2-time Champion Reed Boggs, Szymon Godziek and Carson Storch. He’ll be hoping to move higher than 5th position this 12 months, in an strange box of contenders that features a former Global Cup Downhill Champion, Gee Atherton.
On this little heat up video, Genon, Louis Reboul and Paul Couderc journey Large Water and the outdated Rampage websites. He finds his plans to take at the identical line he rode ultimate 12 months, handiest with larger and extra jumps this time.
The principle match kicks off on Friday thirteenth October. The complete rider record can also be observed right here.
Genon’s feedback on his motorcycle setup for 2023: “Unmarried crown this 12 months! Onerous-tuned motorcycle (fashion Canyon Torque AL 27.5) with no longer a lot suspension rebound. 2.4 tire and with a better drive than generally. In brief, the motorcycle handiest works smartly in Utah“.