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Presentation of the Norway round of Trial EC in Hvervenbukta

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The FIM Europe UEM Trial Championship enters its final phase with two Nordic events in the next two week-ends. First appointment is at Hvervenbukta, south of Oslo, Norway, exactly where in 1998 it was held a world championship round , in August, too. But none of the young generation engaged in disputing the current series was present at that time, for sure. There will be a whole week-end of competitions and the weather forecasts are not encouraging because rain is expected rain in both days. On Saturday again in the haunt the very young riders and the best European women to fight in their second round -out of three. It took more than two months since they met each other in the very wet round run at Tanvald in Czech Republic. In the Youth class in that occasion, British Jack Price, Beta, prevailed on German Franz Kadlec, Beta, not present
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Road Racing

Superstock 600cc European Championship and Junior Cup in Silverstone (Great Britain)

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The sixth round of the Superstock 600cc and the 5th round of the Junior Cup were held this weekend in Silverstone (Great Britain). A shortened Superstock 600 Race 1 at Silverstone was won by Alessandro Nocco (San Carlo Team Italia Kawasaki) as the Italian rider leading when the red flag came out on lap number seven, after the collision that involved Swiss Bastien Chesaux (EAB Ten Kate Junior Honda) and Gauthier Duwelz (MTM-MVR Racing Yamaha), causing the Belgian to crash on the main straight. As the final results were based on the positioning at the end of lap six, Christian Gamarino (Team Goeleven Kawasaki) scored an incredible podium finish - and best career result so far - ahead of Chesaux and Franco Morbidelli (San Carlo Team Italia Kawasaki). Christian Gamarino (Team Goeleven Kawasaki) achieved a memorable first ever victory today in the second STK600 race at Silverstone, that was dedicated
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Motocross

EMX125 and EMX250 European Championship in Loket (Czech Republic)

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Hosted at a circuit that’s been situated for more than forty years in the small picturesque town of Loket, the young generation of motocross stars lined up today for round six of the EMX250 European Chamionship and round five of the EMX125 series. Loving the old school circuit was yesterday’s ‘Group B’ Semi-Final EMX125 winner Nicolas Dercourt, who finally broke the winning streak of Pauls Jonass, while Anton Lundgren and Calvin Vlaandere completed the podium. In EMX250 Valentin Guillod dominated the whole race and Jeremy Seewer and Mike Kras were second and third. In the EMX125 class Getting off to a cracker of a start was Italian Davide Bonini who flew out of the gate and led the opening laps. While Bonini began with loads of energy, as he approached mid-race he began to fade allowing Swedish topper Anton Lundgren and yesterdays ‘Group B’ Semi-Final winner Nicolas Dercourt to get
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Quadcross

Fourth round of the MAXXIS EMX Quad EC in Kivioli (Estonia)

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The fourth round of the MAXXIS EMX Quad EC took place on a perfectly prepared track at an organizer with high knowledge in MX Sport. The weather was perfect and got still warmer on Sunday (up to 25°). The Qualifying practice was won by the Championship Leader, Jeremie Warnia, FFM on his DWT in front of Latvian Edgars Mengelis, Yamaha, 1.451 sec behind, and in a distance of 1.309 sec to Mengelis Mike van Grinsven, KNMV, got third. In the EMX Quad, Heat 1, holeshot went to Olli Koskela, SML, Yamaha. After lap 1 Edgar Mengelis was in the lead, Koskela 2nd and Warnia already in the 3rd position. After 6 laps Warnia could overtake Mengelis and could keep first position over the remaining 12 laps. Also van Grinsven came up from 5th into 3rd position and this order didn't change until to the finish: Warnia - Mengelis - van
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Road Racing

Mini Moto Road Race in Vransko (Slovenia)

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The Mini Road Racing European Championship started on Friday the 02nd of August on the AMZS Center Varne Vozne in Vransko (Slovenia) with the free practice and the first qualifying and yesterday with the second qualifying and race one and race two. The final race was held today. All the event was held in extremely hot weather conditions, sunny 39° and no wind. The overall winners in the different categories are the following: Junior A: Elia Bartolini (ITA, SG) Junior B: Raffaele Fusco (ITA, SG) Senior Open 40: Chiara Cavozza (ITA, Blata) Senior Open 50: Michael Carbonere (ITA, DM) Honda 100: Filip Salac (CZE, RFME) Mini GP 50: Nicholas Spinelli (ITA, RMU)   (FIM Europe Press Release 112/2013)  
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Vintage

Vintage Endurance at the European Classic Series (ECS)

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The European Classic Series (ECS) is a 4 hour endurance race for classic motorcycles valid for the FIM Europe Endurance Vintage Cup. In a joint collaboration between the promoter, DG Sport, and the European ruling federation, FIM Europe, the 2013 series runs in 3 different circuits Imola, Spa-Francorchamps and Aragon. The motorcycles are divided in 4 different categories up to 1985. President of the Jury and responsible for the original idea is Massimo Mita from the FIM Europe Vintage Commission. He has created the rules and regulations that are designed in order to gather the machines in a logical historical sense and with the purpose to give the opportunity to race to all kinds of classic motorcycles. The fundamental idea behind the ECS is the collaboration with a promoter that is responsible for high quality classic meetings of collectors and riders, very often one and the same person. In fact,
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Motocross

EMX65 and 85 SW Europe in Baldasserona (San Marino)

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The fifth round of the EMX65 and EMX85 Motocross European Championship (South Western leg) was held in Baldasserona (San Marino). The race was held in sunny weather conditions: 39°C was the temperature of the day. The circuit, very well prepared and watered worked very well. This was the last race valid for the allocation of 10 positions in the championship to participate in the Great Britain final. In the 85cc, in the first heat Andrea Zanotti from San Marino (TM) started on top and maintained the leadership till the end flag, second position went to Italian Gabriele Oteri (TM) and third to Italian Tomas Ragadini (KTM). In the second heat, Zanotti won again in front of Oteri, while third position went to Italian Gianmarco Cenerelli (KTM). In the 65cc class, the first heat was won by the Austrian Rene Hofer (KTM), second the Italian Alessandro Facca (KTM) and third the
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Motocross

EMX65 and 85 North East Europe in Stelpe (Latvia)

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The last round of the North Eastern leg of the 65cc and 855 Motocross European Championship qualification leg was held today in Stelpe (Latvia). There were 20 riders to MX 85cc and 20 riders to MX 65cc. The competition was prepared on high level. Congratulations for to organizer and Latvian federation. First race of the EMX 85cc was won Tamur TALVIKU from Estonia, second was Jakub TERESAK from Czech Republic, and third was Hardi ROOSIORG from Estonia. In the second race victory of Hardi ROOSIORG from Estonia, second was Pavol REPCAK from Slovakia and third was Jakub TERESAK from Czech Republic. The first race of the EMX 65 was won Mykola MOSKALUK from Ukraine, second was Allar PENT from Estonia and third was Daniel STEHLIK from Czech Republic. The second race was won by Allar PENT from Estonia, second was Mykola MOSKALUK from Ukraine and third was Radim KRAUSS from
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Motocross

EMX125 and Honda EMX150 European Championship in Lausitzring (Germany)

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Round four of the EMX125 European Champinship was held at the spectacular EuroSpeedway Lausitzring (Germany). The combination of plus thirty degree temperatures and a rough sandy circuit were going to be huge factors in the result of today’s Final. Despite the challenge, Wilvo Nestaan JM Racing KTM’s Pauls Jonass was not at all phased as he went on to dominate the Final ahead of yesterday’s ‘Group B’ top qualifier KTM Bodo Schmidt Motorsports Calvin Vlaanderen and Swedish Anton Lundgren. Firing out of the gate was Team MJC’s Nicolas Dercourt followed by the red plate holder Pauls Jonass and Anton Lundgren. Jonass was in no mood for games passing Dercourt immediately and going on to lead the race unchallenged from start to finish. Meanwhile, Lundgren was on the attack, eager to find a way around Dercourt. Dercourt did his best to hold onto the second place, but with KTM Bodo Schmidt
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Road Racing

First final of Individual Speedway EC in Gdansk (Poland)

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The first final of the Individual Speedway European Championship was held yesterday in the Polish track of Gdansk. The winner of the first round was Russian Emil Sayfutdinov, second position to Danish Nicki Pedersen and third British Tai Woffinden. The next round will be the second final of the Individual Speedway European Championship and it will be held in Togliatti (Russia). (FIM Europe Press Release 107/2013)  
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