Eddie has done it again!

For the seventh year in a row, Trial rider Eddie Karlsson has won Swedish Trials Championship. We at Lantmännen Aspen congratulate him and are very proud that Eddie chooses to drive on Aspen's special fuel, Aspen+

 

Eddie Karlsson, biography

Eddie started on a mini cross bike until he changed to a trial bike nine years old. He started 2004 in the easier classes but challenged himself to more difficult classes and rapidly climbed to the elite. Already three years later he was among the best junior rider in Sweden. You can be a junior rider until you reached 21 year of age. Before he became fifteen he won the Swedish Trials Junior Championship and the year there after he started in the senior class. He won the Swedish Trials Championship at the age of sixteen 2011. At the age of twelve he competed internationally in the junior classes. He started in European Trials Junior Championship and continued with 125cc World Trials Championship. At the age of sixteen 2011 he reached sixth place in total. He won the competition in France that year.

He left the junior classes thereafter and started to venture the World Trials Championship at the age of seventeen, a challenge with big difficulties that very few juniors reach. As told before he ended in fourteenth place 2012, 2013 and 2014. In the year 2013 he competed in the European Trials Championship and won.

2014, he became a factory rider for Honda Montesa in Spain an got a good start with an eight place in the competition in Australia and Japan. This year 2015 he finish tenth in World Championship and he get both Nordic and Swedish Champion.