Tuesday, November 28, 2017

First ever FIM Awards a success in Andorra!

The annual season closing prize giving ceremony welcomed a new era as the first edition of the new FIM Awards was realised in the stunning ballroom of the Andorra Park Hotel in Andorra la Vella. Almost five hundred guests including 35 of the 2017 FIM World Champions gathered for a very special evening that was hosted by British Gavin Emmett.

Calendars 2018 FIM Ice Speedway Gladiators World Championship.

Sunday, November 26, 2017

2017 FIM Awards Pre-Event - Autograph session Champions!

Photo by David Reygondeau /GOOD-SHOOT.

2017 FIM General Assembly meets in Andorra la Vella.

From left to right: Wan Zaharuddin WAN AHMAD (FIM Asia President), Pedro VENTURO (FIM Latin America President), Marilynn BASTEDO (FIM North America President), Jorge VIEGAS (FIM Board Member), Jorgen BITSCH (FIM Board Member), Nasser Khalifa AL ATYA (FIM Deputy President), Vito IPPOLITO (FIM President), Steve AESCHLIMANN (FIM CEO), Andrzej WITKOWSKI (FIM Vice-President), Jos DRIESSEN (FIM Board Member), Jacques BOLLE (FIM Board Member), Wolfgang SRB (FIM Europe President), Marco COMANA (FIM Africa President), Glen WILLIAMS (FIM Oceania President) Photo Credit - Good-Shoot.

The 2017 FIM General Assembly took place today, Saturday 25 November in Europe’s highest capital, Andorra la Vella.

Dmitry Koltakov and Jason Doyle arrived at the 2017 FIM Awards in Andorra!

Photo by David Reygondeau /GOOD-SHOOT.

Wednesday, November 22, 2017

The Teams in the Competition In MFR Ice Racing Season 2017- 2018.

The distribution for the semi-finals of the Individual Championship of Russia 2018.

25 November kicks off a season of Ice Speedway!

Irina Gorkova – according to the press service of MFR
Photo: Dennis Gornostaev (Ufa)

In anticipation of the new ice season Track Commission MFR, chaired by Saidgareev R. N., introduced the related regulations, calendar and distribution lists of participants of the main national and international competitions in 2017-2018 gg It should be noted that the new sports season two League of Russia – a Super league and the Major League are composed of an international team:

"Austria-SK" Vienna (Austria) - in the Super League
"Falcon" Alma-ATA (Kazakhstan) in the Major League.

To read the full article, as well as the team of the Super League and the Major Leagues here:

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Presented the ice team CTVS Kamensk-Uralsky !

On 21 November, the fans and the journalists presented the ice team ctvs - athletes who will represent Kamensk-Uralsky to compete in ice racing in the new season. He opens up soon: 9th and 10th of December our city will host the team championship of Russia.

The rules of the competition in MFR ice racing 2017-2018.

The competition calendar for MFR ice racing 2017-2018, edition of 8 November 2017.


This season, the 26-year-old motorcycle racer  Dmitry Koltakov issued a "Golden hat-trick": I won a personal championship of Russia, as well as individual and team world Championships. In April 2017, in the Netherlands Dmitry Koltakov regained the title of world champion in the individual competition, after last season, lost the title to  Dmitry Khomitsevich.

The presentation of the team of Kamensk-Uralsky in the season 2017/2018.

The presentation of the team of Kamensk-Uralsky in the season 2017/2018.


Beginning at 16:30 Moscow time!

Friday, November 17, 2017

2018 SGP calendar revealed!

2018 FIM Speedway Grand Prix dates revealed, with a new deal for Horsens and an SGP debut for Hallstavik.
The 2018 FIM Speedway Grand Prix calendar has been revealed, with the Danish SGP staying in Horsens for another three years and Swedish venue Hallstavik making its debut.
SGP rights holders BSI Speedway have agreed a fresh three-year contract with AC Horsens and Forum Horsens for the Danish SGP to stay in the Jutland city, with next year’s event taking place on June 30.

FIM Europe at AMZS Awards!

Awards for international achievements, 1st row: Ian Oskar Katanec, Tim Gajser, Bor Klemenc, Jaka Gorjan, Jaka Peklaj, Nik Štefančič, Katja Pivk. In the 2nd row: Milan Špendal, Jan Pancar, Jan Poropat, Marko Jerman, Matej Žagar, Peter Irt, Martin Mihič, Darko Škibin and Dr. Wolfgang Srb

AMZS, the Automobile and Motorcycle Association of Slovenia has invited to their traditional Award Ceremony “Motosportnik leta 2017” in the Festivalna Dvorana in Ljubljana. The best Slovenian motorcycle sports athletes were present and received their well-deserved awards. Around 300 riders, families, AMZS officials, clubs, organizers and media came together in a very well organized event. Among the participants were Mr Anton Breznik, AMZS President, Mr Bogdan Gabrovec, President of the Olympic Committee of Slovenia and Dr. Boro Štrumbelj, Director General of the Ministry of Education, Science and Sport, as well as Dr. Wolfgang Srb, President of FIM Europe. The Slovenian Motocross star Tim Gajser, two times FIM Motocross World Champion (2015 MX2, 2016 MXGP) and one of the best riders in the world, was awarded with a special trophy as Motorsports man of the year.
“Congratulations to AMZS and all those who received their trophies in recognition of their achievements. They are great ambassadors of the sport as well as for Slovenia” stated FIM Europe President Dr. Wolfgang Srb.

Thursday, November 16, 2017

The best collection of Speedway bikes and paraphernalia in the world!

From Cinder to Shale arguably the best collection of Speedway bikes and paraphernalia in the world will be open to the public on Sunday 5th November from 10am – 4pm. It is a must see for all speedway enthusiasts and an opportunity for members of the Fans Trust to get together during the close season. Members of the Monarchs Fans Trust will be visiting the Museum on Edgefield Road, Loanhead (EH20 9TB) at about 11am. Hopefully see you there.

Russian last in the Rospiggers ice racing team - Teurnberg: "A powerful team"!

Now the Rospiggers ice racing team is filled with drivers. Last in is the European champion from 2013 and 2015, young Russian Igor Saidullin.
"I think we have built a right strong team," says Mikael Teurnberg, who, now that the team building is ready, leaves the leadership role of the ice racing team to his brother Stefan.


Wednesday, November 15, 2017

When all is said and done!

As the ABBA song goes, we are still striving for the sky, but for this year all 2017 FIM Awards Champions are now standing calmly, their titles well and truly won! After this weekend’s action, newly titled Maikel Melero (FIM FreeStyle World Champion) and Marc Márquez (FIM MotoGP World Champion) both complete the list; the FIM will proudly reward 36 World Champions, 12 teams and 4 awardees at the 2017 FIM Awards Ceremony in Andorra-la-Vella.

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

The track commission of the MFR announced the composition of participants in the semifinals!

The Track Commission of the MFR announced the composition of the participants of the semi-finals of the personal championship of Russia, which will be held on December 16-17, 2017 in Shadrinsk, Neftekamsk and Ufa. The finals of the competitions, which will be held in two stages - in Togliatti and Kamensk-Uralsky, are the five best riders from each semifinal.

Valery Pertsev: "We are ready for the season"!

The dates of the ice race were announced. In winter, fans will be able to contemplate the performances of Russian racers in the semi-finals of the Individual championship of Russia (December 16, 17), in the 1st and 2nd stages of the Russian team championship in the Major League (27, January 28, 2018). In the coming season on February 10, 11, 2018 the best sportsmen of the planet will once again compete on the ice track "Torpedo" in the finals of the team championship of the world. Shadrinsk team "Torpedo-ShAAZ" will again take part in the Russian competitions. About the readiness for the performances tells the coach Shadrin racers master of sports of international class and participant of the World and European Championship Valery Pertsev.

Saturday, November 11, 2017

Hans Weber kills everything: 2018 with a new chassis!

Hans Weber has had difficult years behind him and had to overcome a lot of frustration in the ice speed season 2016/2017. After a good summer, the German vice champion looks optimistically forward.
"At the beginning of December, I want to go to Sweden with Franz Zorn, as long as the weather permits," says Hans Weber, looking ahead to his first training camp, which he wants to complete with Austria's number one. "The training sessions at Franky are always very structured and professional, I will join him this year."

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

Preliminary distribution of racers to the semifinal of the Championship of Russia 2017-2018.


Greg Hancock, Nicki Pedersen, Chris Holder and Martin Vaculik handed wild cards for the 2018 FIM Speedway Grand Prix series.

Three world champions have been handed wild cards for the 2018 FIM Speedway Grand Prix series.
Four-time world champion Greg Hancock, triple winner Nicki Pedersen and 2012 champion Chris Holder were all selected by the SGP Commission, with Slovak star Martin Vaculik completing the line-up.