Van den Bosch off to fast start
ELKHART LAKE, Wis. France's Thierry van den Bosch and Doug Henry each won a round of the AMA Supermoto Championship on Saturday in the series' opening weekend at the Briggs & Stratton Motorplex.
Van den Bosch, a two-time Supermoto champion, posted a 6.6-second victory over Ben Carlson. Germanys Jurgen Kunzel was third.
Henry, of Torrington, Conn., passed van den Bosch on the last lap to win the second race.
Van den Bosch is the first rider to lead both the World and AMA Supermoto Championships simultaneously.
Copyright 2005 by The Associated Press
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