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European Bridgestone Iron Cup: final event at Mugello Circuit

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European Bridgestone Iron Cup: final event at Mugello Circuit For eight years the organisation DIDI Diversamente Disabili and Handi Free Riders has been building together with FMI the circuit racing series The Iron Cup. The series is sponsored by Bridgestone, and it admits riders who are disabled. Behind the cup lies a dedicated work to bring back riders who have had an accident with the sport, as well as introducing disabled persons to circuit racing. For some years the series has been organised as a national Italian event but starting 2021 it is also a cup series under FIM Europe. The series is run in two classes, 600 cc and 1000 cc. The bikes have been modified to suit the individual rider who may have had an amputation, total plexus injury, paraplegia or another disability. The series is gradually growing outside Italy with riders from Spain, Austria, Czech Republic and
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European Bridgestone Iron Cup: Misano’s round

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European Bridgestone Iron Cup: Misano’s round Tough weekend for the European Bridgestone Iron Cup at Misano World Circuit Marco Simoncelli. Scorching heat, delays and crashes: the riders raced only 3 laps in both heats before the red flag. Race results Class 600 1. Christophe Bernard 2. Miscel Forgione 3. Maximilian Sontacchi Class 1000 1. Peter Rohr 2. Emiliano Malagoli 3. Martin Horky Next round on 21st and 22nd August at Mugello Circuit. Watch the race! Visit our Road Racing page
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European Bridgeston Iron Cup: the paralympic season started in Le Mans

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European Bridgeston Iron Cup: the paralympic season started in Le Mans First round of the European Bridgestone Iron Cup on 10th and 11th June at historic Le Mans Circuit, in France. In class 1000 great performance by Austrian rider Peter Rohr, overall and class winner followed by Italian Maurizio Castelli and French Benoit Thibal. Emiliano Malagoli had to withdraw due to a technical problem a few corners before the finish line. In the Lesser Impaired category first place for Giacomo Tuseddu, while Umberto Troisi was unable to start due to a technical problem with his bike.

In class 600 won the Belgian Christophe Bernard ahead of home riders Willy Mourgue and Yann Boes. In the Lesser Impaired 600 class Samuele Bertolasio conquered the victory thanks to the help of his direct rival Antonio Montoya, who supplied him with some spare parts for the bike after a bad crash in qualifying.  
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The European Bridgestone Iron Cup debuts this weekend at historic Le Mans

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The European Bridgestone Iron Cup debuts this weekend at historic Le Mans Everything is ready for the first round of the European Bridgestone Iron Cup, starting from this year recognized by FIM Europe. This weekend the historic Le Mans Circuit, in France, will host at closed doors the opening race of the calendar. This first round will see 29 riders with disabilities from Italy, France, Belgium, Spain, Austria and the Czech Republic fight in the 600cc and 1000cc class. Updated calendar: - 10/11 June, Le Mans (during LeMans 24Hours, World Endurance Championship) - 31 July 01 August, Misano (during CIV Italian Championship) - 21/22 August, Mugello (during FIM Cup)     Visit our Road Racing page  
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Paralympic Motorcycle Racing: Di.Di. Diversamente Disabili presents the 2021 European Cup

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Paralympic Motorcycle Racing: Di.Di. Diversamente Disabili presents the 2021 European Cup The riders with disabilities coming from all Europe are back on track again and will give life to the International Motorcycle Racing Cup "EUROPEAN BRIDGESTONE IRON CUP”, starting from this year recognized by FIM Europe. Di.Di. Diversamente Disabili No Profit Italian Association, engaged since 2013 in the important activity of bringing (or re-bringing) disabled people closer to the world of two wheels, presents the 2021 Paralympic Motorcycle Racing Calendar. "Di.Di. Diversamente Disabili" Team, headed by the paralympic athlete Emiliano Malagoli, was born to give the opportunity to all the motorcyclist with different kinds of disabilities to compete and, not less important, to deal with similar problems to grow and improve together. In these 8 years our association has collected more than 80 riders and it is continuing to grow every day. The Paralympic Motorcycle Racing European Championship was first
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