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MotoGP riders enjoy a day out at estate of bullfighter ´Jesulin´

MotoGP riders enjoy a day out at estate of bullfighter ´Jesulin´

MotoGP riders enjoy a day out at estate of bullfighter ´Jesulin´

MotoGP riders, Tohru Ukawa, Norick Abe, Sete Gibernau and Alex Barros together with 250 competitors Fonsi Nieto and Roberto Locatelli today visited Spanish bullfighter ´Jesulin de Ubrique´ at his bull farm, ´Ambitions´, which is situated close to the circuit of Jerez. After arriving at the his property, the riders went off in different directions to the expansive fields to get a closer look at the prize bulls of the Andalusian maestro.

After then making their way back from the fields, the riders were invited to enter the bullring which Jesulin has on the farm to practice the traditional Spanish art against a young bullock. Of all the riders present, only Norick Abe and Alex Barros were willing to step onto the sand to have a go with the fighters´ cloak.

By stark contrast, another group of riders headed to a golf course located near the circuit to take part in an all-day tournament. Kenny Roberts Jr and his father, Kenny Roberts Sr, Jeremy McWilliams, Jurgen Vd Goorbergh, Leon Haslam, Jarno Janssen, Masao Azuma and Youichi Ui all took part in the event, in which fans could compete against their racing idols.

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MotoGP, 2002, Gran Premio Marlboro de España

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