The 2016 IMBA European Championships are underway with the ladies class going into action last Sunday at Genk in Belgium. Representing Team AMCA Great Britain were Gabrielle Hamlet, Vicky Marriott and Georgia Ithell. The opening round attracted a superb total of 35 riders with Hamlet the top Brit getting home in an impressive 17th overall as Marriott took 29th and Ithell 31st. Taking the first win of the season was defending Champion and German superstar Steffi Laier who blasted to three untroubled wins ahead of home stars Brenda Wagemans and Jessica Van De Velde.
The IMBA Ladies are next in action during the British round at Lower Drayton on 31st July with further events to come in Germany and Switzerland.