H2O Racing
Union Internationale Motonautique
GRAND PRIX OF SHARJAH
DECEMBER 13/15, 2017 - SHARJAH, U.A.E.
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Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi
VIP HOSPITALITY EXPERIENCE

Mike Szymura - 51

TEAM: Emirates Racing Team
COUNTRY: Germany
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Berlin, GER
DATE OF BIRTH: 1993-09-10
PLACE OF BIRTH: Berlin, GER
HEIGHT: 166 CM
WEIGHT: 75 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 11
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 8

Roberto Lo Piano - RD

TEAM: Blaze Performance
COUNTRY: Italy
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE:
DATE OF BIRTH: 0000-00-00
PLACE OF BIRTH:
HEIGHT: CM
WEIGHT: KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Matthew Palfreyman - 77

TEAM: Emirates Racing Team
COUNTRY: United Kingdom
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Aughton, Lancashire, UK
DATE OF BIRTH: 1992-07-07
PLACE OF BIRTH: Southport, Lancashire, UK
HEIGHT: 178 CM
WEIGHT: 88 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Filip Roms - 12

TEAM: Mad-Croc Baba Racing
COUNTRY: Finland
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Espoo, FIN
DATE OF BIRTH: 1994-01-12
PLACE OF BIRTH: Espoo, FIN
HEIGHT: 184 CM
WEIGHT: 76 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 34
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 2
CAREER POINTS: 83

Philippe Chiappe - 1

TEAM: CTIC F1 Shenzhen China
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Le Vaudreuil, France
DATE OF BIRTH: 1963-11-21
PLACE OF BIRTH: Cau de Bec, France
HEIGHT: 184 CM
WEIGHT: 83 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 112
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 3
CAREER PODIUMS: 31
CAREER POINTS: 656

Xiong Ziwei - RD

TEAM: CTIC F1 Shenzhen China
COUNTRY: China
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Shenzhen, CHN
DATE OF BIRTH: 1991-07-25
PLACE OF BIRTH: Chongqing, CHN
HEIGHT: 175 CM
WEIGHT: 80 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 26
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 19

Béranger Robart - 70

TEAM: Maverick F1
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Chalon sur Saone, France
DATE OF BIRTH: 1982-11-13
PLACE OF BIRTH: St Remy, France
HEIGHT: 180 CM
WEIGHT: 68 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 1
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Shaun Torrente - 4

TEAM: Victory Team
COUNTRY: United States
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Miami, Florida (USA)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1978-08-13
PLACE OF BIRTH: Homestead, USA
HEIGHT: 178 CM
WEIGHT: 65 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 39
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 14
CAREER POINTS: 309

Thani Al Qemzi - 5

TEAM: Team Abu Dhabi
COUNTRY: U.A.E.
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Abu Dhabi
DATE OF BIRTH: 1978-09-01
PLACE OF BIRTH: Abu Dhabi, UAE
HEIGHT: 185 CM
WEIGHT: 80 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 125
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 31
CAREER POINTS: 736

Erik Stark - 15

TEAM: Team Sweden
COUNTRY: Sweden
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Täby, SWE
DATE OF BIRTH: 1987-11-13
PLACE OF BIRTH: Stockolm
HEIGHT: 170 CM
WEIGHT: 70 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 24
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 5
CAREER POINTS: 127

Duarte Benavente - 10

TEAM: F1 Atlantic Team
COUNTRY: Portugal
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Vila Fresca de Azeitao (POR)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1971-03-04
PLACE OF BIRTH: Lisbon (POR)
HEIGHT: 167 CM
WEIGHT: 58 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 146
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 6
CAREER POINTS: 361

Bartek Marszalek - 23

TEAM: Blaze Performance
COUNTRY: Poland
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Warsaw, Poland
DATE OF BIRTH: 1983-09-09
PLACE OF BIRTH: Warsaw, Poland
HEIGHT: 183 CM
WEIGHT: 83 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 30
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 55

Grant Trask - 9

TEAM: F1 Atlantic Team
COUNTRY: Australia
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Brisbane, AUS
DATE OF BIRTH: 1989-03-17
PLACE OF BIRTH: Brisbane, AUS
HEIGHT: 186 CM
WEIGHT: 77 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 6
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 9

Jonas Andersson - 14

TEAM: Team Sweden
COUNTRY: Sweden
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Frovi, (SWE)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1974-06-19
PLACE OF BIRTH: Orebro, (SWE)
HEIGHT: 177 CM
WEIGHT: 75 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 86
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 15
CAREER POINTS: 447

Rashed Al Qemzi - 7

TEAM: Team Abu Dhabi
COUNTRY: U.A.E.
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Abu Dhabi, UAE
DATE OF BIRTH: 1992-03-07
PLACE OF BIRTH: Abu Dhabi, UAE
HEIGHT: 165 CM
WEIGHT: 60 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 5
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Erik Edin - 16

TEAM: Team Sweden
COUNTRY: Sweden
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Stockholm, Sweden
DATE OF BIRTH: 1990-07-01
PLACE OF BIRTH: Stockholm, Sweden
HEIGHT: 174 CM
WEIGHT: 74 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Ahmed Al Hameli - 3

TEAM: Victory Team
COUNTRY: U.A.E.
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Abu Dhabi
DATE OF BIRTH: 1979-03-03
PLACE OF BIRTH: Abu Dhabi
HEIGHT: 167 CM
WEIGHT: 65 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 77
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 19
CAREER POINTS: 435

Marit Stromoy - 50

TEAM: Emirates Racing Team
COUNTRY: Norway
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Sandefjord, Norway
DATE OF BIRTH: 1976-09-25
PLACE OF BIRTH: Tonsberg, (NOR)
HEIGHT: 160 CM
WEIGHT: 60 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 75
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 1
CAREER POINTS: 155

Sami Selio - 11

TEAM: Mad-Croc Baba Racing
COUNTRY: Finland
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Tenerife (ESP)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1975-05-05
PLACE OF BIRTH: Lohja (FIN)
HEIGHT: 182 CM
WEIGHT: 90 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 150
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 2
CAREER PODIUMS: 46
CAREER POINTS: 974

Alex Carella - 6

TEAM: Team Abu Dhabi
COUNTRY: Italy
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Piacenza, ITA
DATE OF BIRTH: 1985-06-05
PLACE OF BIRTH: Codogno, ITA
HEIGHT: 177 CM
WEIGHT: 64 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 49
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 3
CAREER PODIUMS: 28
CAREER POINTS: 542

Cédric Deguisne - 73

TEAM: Maverick F1
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Macon, FRA
DATE OF BIRTH: 1973-11-24
PLACE OF BIRTH: Macon, FRA
HEIGHT: 195 CM
WEIGHT: 95 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 18
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 20

Francesco Cantando - 24

TEAM: Blaze Performance
COUNTRY: Italy
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Milano (ITA)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1974-12-25
PLACE OF BIRTH: Milano (ITA)
HEIGHT: 180 CM
WEIGHT: 80 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 172
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 42
CAREER POINTS: 925

Peter Morin - 2

TEAM: CTIC F1 Shenzhen China
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Le Vaudreuil, France
DATE OF BIRTH: 1980-02-06
PLACE OF BIRTH: Mont Saint Aignan (Normandie), France
HEIGHT: 182 CM
WEIGHT: 83 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 4
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 3

Amaury Jousseaume - 74

TEAM: Maverick F1
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Rueil-Malmaison, FRA
DATE OF BIRTH: 1976-01-19
PLACE OF BIRTH: Rueil-Malmaison, FRA
HEIGHT: 168 CM
WEIGHT: 72 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 4
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Stefan Hagin - RD

TEAM: F1 Atlantic Team
COUNTRY: Germany
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE:
DATE OF BIRTH:
PLACE OF BIRTH:
HEIGHT: CM
WEIGHT: KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Ferdinand Zandbergen - RD

TEAM: Mad-Croc Baba Racing
COUNTRY: The Netherlands
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Veenendaal, NED
DATE OF BIRTH: 1995-10-19
PLACE OF BIRTH: Wageningen, NED
HEIGHT: 185 CM
WEIGHT: 67 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Maverick F1

COUNTRY OF BASE: France
TEAM MANAGER: Jean Vital Deguisne
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 2015
DRIVERS

F1 Atlantic Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: Portugal
TEAM MANAGER: Mario Benavente
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 1999
DRIVERS

Victory Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: U.A.E.
TEAM MANAGER: Scott Gillman
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 2015
DRIVERS

Mad-Croc Baba Racing

COUNTRY OF BASE: Italy
TEAM MANAGER: Michael Jenkins
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 2000
DRIVERS

Emirates Racing Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: U.A.E.
TEAM MANAGER: Craig Bailey
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 2015
DRIVERS

Team Sweden

COUNTRY OF BASE: Sweden
TEAM MANAGER: Jane Persson
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 2006
DRIVERS

CTIC F1 Shenzhen China

COUNTRY OF BASE: China
TEAM MANAGER: Eric Chan
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 1997 (2007 CTIC)
DRIVERS

Blaze Performance

COUNTRY OF BASE: Italy
TEAM MANAGER: Francesco Cantando
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 1996
DRIVERS

Team Abu Dhabi

COUNTRY OF BASE: U.A.E.
TEAM MANAGER: Guido Cappellini
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 1997
DRIVERS
H2O MAGAZINE

n.4 - November 2017