The draw for Elitlopp took place on Sunday (May 18) in Stockholm at an event in downtown. More than 10.000 people witnessed the draw for the prestigious trotting race, which will be raced next Sunday. The draw was broadcasted on national Television.
The two North American contenders are in separated heats. Maven with Yannick Gingras in the bike will race from post position 6 in the first elimination. However, his his twitter account trainer Jonas Czernyson indicated he is happy with that position.
Jimmy Takter’s Uncle Peter with David Miller in the bike drew post position 3 in the second elimination The first four finishers in each elimination will advance to the final.
Last year Nahar and Robert Bergh won the final and just like last year he has drawn number post position 8 in the elimination.
1. Shaq Is Back - Daniel Redén
2. Prussia - Pietro Gubellini
3. Timoko - Björn Goop
4. Digital Ink - Örjan Kihlström
5. Reven d'Amour - Erik Adielsson
6. Maven - Yannick Gingras
7. Truculent - Johnny Takter
8. Nahar - Robert Bergh
1. Delicious – Daniel Reden
2 Panne de Moteur –Ôrjan Kihlström
3. Uncle Peter – David Miller
4. Raja Mirchi – Lutfi Kolgjini
5. Sanity – Erik Adielsson
6. Caballion - Björn Goop
7. Juliano Rags – Noralf Braekken
8. Pascia’ L’est – Enrico Bellei