Training With Edgar Torronteras
Training With Torronteras
Fresh off winning his first X Games medal in Brazil, Spanish FMX legend Edgar Torronteras is aiming for more at home. Browse through our gallery of Torronteras training Monday outside Barcelona, from taping his ankle to whipping a bike as good as anyone.
Torronteras prepares for an X Games training day in his Corner Park.
"A good stretching before I start my training helps me so much to find the right feeling with the bike," Torronteras says.
"I love my new helmet for X Games," Torronteras says," and, like always, there is ET on the back. It's a must!"
Fill 'Er Up
Torronteras makes sure he has a full tank of gasoline for the long training day at Corner Park.
Torronteras tries to stay focused before starting his training for Best Whip and Speed & Style.
Torronteras does his first whip-lookback for some fans who came to Corner Park.
"I was a fast Suprecross rider in Europe, so for me, the Speed & Style event is the best," Torronteras says.
Manning The Grill
No "siesta" today for Edgar Torronteras, but a good barbecue is important to continue his training.
Built For Speed
Edgar Torronteras finished building his new Supercross track a few days before this photo session, just in time to practice for X Games Barcelona.
During the Speed & Style event it is important to not only be fast but to have good tricks. Here Edgar Torronteras does a huge Cliffhangher.
Global X Games senior manager of sports and competition Lizz Leach and local X Games manager Jaume Puigdengoles, center, pay a visit to Edgar Torronteras at his park before X Games Barcelona.
Edgar Torronteras continues to be one of the best whip riders in the world.
Ready For More
Edgar Torronteras poses with his X Games Brazil silver medal he won in Best Whip as he prepares to fight for another one or two at X Games Barcelona.