The tech line at Thunder Valley.
Team Puerto Rico: Kyle Regal, Christian Ruiz and Zach Osborne.
Christophe Pourcel’s arm is still in a sling, but even with one hand he makes time for the ladies.
Team Belgium: Team manager Joel Smets with Clement Desalle, Steve Ramon and Jeremy Van Horebeek.
Team Canada: Kaven Benoit, Kyle Keast and Jeremy Medaglia.
Team Great Britain: Brad Anderson, Dean Wilson and Jake Nicholls.
Team France: Xavier Boog, Gautier Paulin and Marvin Musquin.
Team Guatemala: Esteban Castillo, Tomas Castillo and Rodolfo Fernandez.
Team Germany: Marcus Schiffer, Ken Roczen and Max Nagl.
Team Iceland: Gylfi Gudmundsson, Eythor Reynisson and Hjalmar Jonsson.
Team Italy: After much strife the final Italian team will be Manuel Monni, Alessandro Lupino and Antonio Cairoli.
Team Japan: Akira Narita, Yoshitaka Atsuta and Takuya Mihara.
Team New Zealand: Ben Townley, Brad Groombridge and Josh Coppins.
Sound testing: All the bikes had to meet the FIM’s two-meter-max test at 115 dB with the throttle wide open. The fans in Colorado will appreciate the reduced noise level.
Team Spain: Jonathan Barragan (right) will anchor Team Spain with Jose Butron and Alvaro Lozano.
Team USA: Team manager Roger DeCoster, Andrew Short, Trey Canard and Ryan Dungey.
Photos from Youthstream