A problem with the clutch of his bike 20 kilometers from the finish was delayed two hours a pilot KH-7, un día después de hacer historia en el Dakar. En la etapa, He finished 67th and dropped three positions in the overall to 19th place.
After savoring the glory with the seventh since yesterday, the best result of a woman on bikes in more than three decades of Rally Dakar, the tenth stage was the cross Laia Sanz. The pilot KH-7 has had a problem with his clutch that has displaced the 67th day since, with a delay of 2 hours 17 minutes compared to the first. In general it has lost three places and is now 19th, but still within a magnificent top 20.
All was well for the champion Dakar female; I was rolling with some reassurance among 20 first, not want to risk before the special two longest rally, but 20 kilómetros del final se ha torcido todo. Fortunately, when the Argentinean rider Paul Rodriguez, also riding a Honda CRF450 Rally, has reached Broad the has provided tools to repair. After two hours of slaughter on the ground, Sanz has managed to start driving again and complete the course.
Tomorrow will be held the eleventh stage, between Antofagasta and El Salvador, with 605 timed kilometers and 144 bond.
Laia Sanz: I started the day very calmly because I was a little tired, had a very long period ahead and another tomorrow too lengthy, so I did not want to gamble. A muy pocos kilómetros para la meta he notado que empezaba a patinar el embrague y al cabo de muy poco me he quedado parada. Es una lástima y me da mucha rabia porque tenía el top 15 the scope and now it will be almost impossible, but otherwise I should be happy because I am still in the race and so far he had not suffered any serious setback. I have to thank the 'Butt' Rodriguez has already helped me the whole team for the great work they are doing throughout the rally.
Source: Mediage Communication