Valeria Wilkes runs WMS Motorsport, a swiss team competing in MES Trophy (Trofei Motoestate) as well as providing technical services in CIV in Italy. We met her when she was searching for a Chinese rider to join her team in MES Trophy. While it was a difficult quest, we found her story in the paddock inspiring. Here we give you her stories of over 20 years in the motorcycling world.
In January 2020, the inaugural Women's European Cup was announced at Motor Bike Expo. Even though the season's start was delayed from April to July due to the COVID-19 pandemic, we had the first ever Women's European Cup champion in September - Beatriz Neila - one round before the season finale. We had the opportunity to have a Q&A with Beatriz, let's see what she has to say about her Women's European Cup season and her career.