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European Under 21 Team Speedway Championship SF2: Denmark in final

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European Under 21 Team Speedway Championship SF2: Denmark in final Photo credit: LS-Photo The meeting was run on perfect prepared track. In the begging Danish team get the advantage, but later Latvian team riders ride better and better in a really exciting race. At the end Tim Sorensen gave the victory to Denmark after a brave attack when he overtook Davis Kurmis. The final event will be held on 20th June in Macon, France.
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Speedway

European Under 21 Team Speedway Championship SF1: the round in Liberec

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European Under 21 Team Speedway Championship SF1: the round in Liberec In sunny, hot conditions, the European U21 Team Speedway Championship Semi-Final 1 was held at Liberec (Czech Republic) in front of one thousand spectators. Riders and officials supported Environment's FIM program before the race. The dramatic race decided in last heat race.  The winner was Swedish team in front of Germany and Czech Republic. Winner were qualified to the final. The best rider of the race was Czech Jan Kvěch. The final will be held at Macon, France, on 20th July.
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Grass Track

European Individual Grass Track Championship SF1: the round in Germany

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European Individual Grass Track Championship SF1: the round in Germany Photo credit: Jesper Veldhuizen The 2019 European Individual Grass Track Championship got off to a great start with some very hard and competitive racing in front of about 4.000 spectators on an extremely hot day (29°) at the Leineweberring in Bielefeld in the north of Germany. The official start of the meeting was delayed by ¾ hour due to work undertaken by the track maintenance team (watering, rolling and grading), to try and combat the dusty conditions experienced during practice. The event finally got underway on the very fast 700 metre oval, and racing was fast and furious, producing both exciting and close racing in a number of the qualifying heats. In the Final, English Chris Harris, who was unbeaten up to this point, joined two German riders (Diener and Dilger) two Czech Republic riders (Malik and Franc) and the
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Road Racing

Supermono Cup: time for TT Assen

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Supermono Cup: time for TT Assen TT Assen hosted the Supermono Cup too. Race 1. The weather was sunny and the track was perfect. All weekend Jerry Van de Bunt from the Netherlands was the fastest rider. As poleman he started the race faster and determined to get the victory, but a few laps before the end he had technical problems and finished fourth. Josef Frauenschuh from Austrian the took advantage of the situation with Jerry and took first place in the race. Daniel Scagnetti from Italy was just holding his third position, but also he got some technical problem and did not finish the race. Suddenly the Turkish rider Galip Satici took second place. And an American rider Matt Orouke took the third place. At the end: Frauenschuh won in front of Satici and Orouke. Race 2. Jerry Van de Bunt was in pole position with Josef Frauenschuh second
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Road Racing

SSP 300 and Superstock 1000 European Cup: the second round at TT Assen

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SSP 300 and Superstock 1000 European Cup: the second round at TT Assen Second round of the SSP 300 and Superstock 1000 European Cup at TT Assen, in the Netherlands. Good weather and temperatures welcomed riders and teams. On Saturday took place the qualifying and race 1, while race 2 on Sunday. SSP 300 class race 1 was open up to the last lap but the winner was Troy Beinlich in front of Manuel Rocca and Jiri Nespensky. In Superstock 1000 first position for Christofer Bergman, second for Arnaud Friedrich and third for Kamil Krzemien. SSP 300 race 2 was stopped by red flag after a crash in lap 9 and so the final results are based on lap 8: the winner is Try Beinlich, Manuel Rocca was second and Mate Szamado was third. In the Superstock 1000 race 2 Christofer Bergman from Sweden won in front of Arnaud Friedrich
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Grass Track

European Individual Grass Track Championship SF1: all eyes on Bielefeld

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European Individual Grass Track Championship SF1: all eyes on Bielefeld German rider Bernd Diener – one of the favourites for Sundays FIME European Individual Grass Track Semi Final 1 - (Photo courtesy of Jesper Veldhuizen) Bernd Deiner is part of a strong trio of home riders as Germany plays host to the first Semi Final of the FIME European Individual Grass Track Championship at Bielefeld on Sunday. The veteran, who turns 60 later this month, won this crown as far back as 1999, but the fact he will arrive hot-foot from the first round of this year’s FIM World Long Track Championship at Herxheim is tribute to not just his longevity, but his consistency too. Deiner will be joined at the tapes by fellow countrymen Jorg Tebbe and Max Dilger. Like Deiner, Tebbe is a vastly experienced campaigner who will be bidding to reach the final for the 12th time,
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FIM Europe News

2019 World Environment Day

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2019 World Environment Day The 5th of June, day worldwide dedicated to environment, is approaching. The FIM President, Mr Jorge Viegas, has already sent to every member of the FIM family a letter containing several issues regarding the celebration of this day and we subscribe every word of this document. This year the theme is “AIR POLLUTION”, inviting everybody in the planet to make any effort to “green the blue” i.e. to improve the quality of the air that we breath. We know that air pollution comes from various sources, industry, agriculture, household, mobility, waste disposal and every one of them can be, in different measure, connected with the World of motorcycling. From this consciousness, come the invitation not only to celebrate this day during the FIM Europe events held in the weekend before and after the 5th of June, but also to continue in all the coming days to
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Endurance

Open Endurance Championship: the race in Magny Cours

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Open Endurance Championship: the race in Magny Cours This weekend the Open Endurance Championship was at Magny Cours, France. Team VRD Igol Pierret Experiences-Viltais won both race 1 and race 2. Double second and double third position respectively for team Aprilia Grebenstien and team Space Moto 37. These three teams ruled both the races.
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Motocross

EMX 65 / EMX 85 European Championship North West zone and EMX Women’s European Championship: fourth round in Germany

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EMX 65 / EMX 85 European Championship North West zone and EMX Women's European Championship: fourth round in Germany The fourth round of the EMX 65 / EMX 85 European Championship North West zone and EMX Women's European Championship took place in Reutlingen, Germany.
With good weather conditions, the training started on time. In 65cc class qualifying Vitezslav Marek (Czech Republic) dominated on the little lady Lotte van Drunen from the Netherlands and the young English Ashton Boughen. In 85cc class best time for Cas Valk. In the women's class, after a great fight, Sara Anderson prevailed on the German Stephanie Laier. Third position for the Dutch Lynn Valk. Race 1 85cc class saw Julius Mikula (Czech Republic) first, the English Charlie Heyman second and Mads Fredsoe (Denmark) third. Marek won the first race of 65cc class, while Boughen finished second in front of Maxime Lucas from Belgium. Sacha Coenen (Belgium)
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