Pata Yamaha Official STK1000 riders Roberto Tamburini and Florian Marino had an encouraging start today to the Pirelli Riviera di Rimini Round at Misano, round five of the 2017 FIM Superstock 1000 European Championship. Italian Tamburini, riding at his home race, impressed to finish the day in third overall, just 0.153s off the top rider. His teammate Marino was also on the pace and finished in seventh overall, less than half a second from the leader.