GIRL POWER: First Woman Wins Solo Championship Motorcycle Race


The world championship motorcycle race has been won by a woman for the first time in history, in Portugal – Ana Carrasco!

Ana Carrasco, of Spain, is only 20 years old yet managed to take the lead on the final stretch to win the FIM Supersport 300 World Championship!

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At just age three, Carrasco begone riding motorcycles and debuted at age 16 during an international competition.

“I am very happy about this result, I want to share it with all my team. We have worked very hard and we have been making progress in each race.” – Carrasco, talking to World SBK

Credit: The Field

You can watch the dramatic ending here!

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