Dakar 2017 preview: CS Santosh on tackling the difficulties that the dunes pose
Training and preparation ahead of the 2017 Dakar is what it's all about as Santosh readies himself for attempt number three
Whenever I ride, I try and visualise what could happen. You’ve got to envision all the difficulties that you could face. All the struggles. You’ve got to envision overcoming them. And also envision the parts where you have good days, and mentally you’ve got to prepare for that.”
Thus speaks CS Santosh, when he’s talking about off-road motorcycle sport, particularly the Dakar Rally. And as far as struggles go, the Indian rally-raid rider has endured a fair number of those within the sport he feels so passionately about. From...
Joaquim Rodrigues fell six places to stand at 22nd ahead of Stage 3
Team-mate, CS Santosh, who used a more conservative approach, finished 47th
Racing starts at Merzouga, Morocco; Joaquim Gonsalves to be the team's other rider