Individual Speedway Junior World Championship


Individual Speedway Junior World Championship

The Individual Speedway Junior World Championship (usually referred to as the Speedway World Under 21 Championship) is an annual speedway event held each year organized by the International Motorcycling Federation (FIM) since 1977. The current World Champion is Emil Saifutdinov from Russia, who won in 2007 and 2008 Finals. Next Final will be in 2009 season in Goričan, Croatia.

Championship History

Between 1977 and 1987 the Championship was the called Individual Speedway Junior European Championship (European Speedway Under 21 Championship), open only to European riders. In 1979, the Championship allowed riders from other continents to compete and was renamed to the Speedway World Under 21 Championship.

A new competition was named Individual Speedway Junior European Championship was founded by the European Motorcycle Union (UEM) in 1998, only open to European competitors.

Age Limits

The minimum age of a rider to compete is 16 years of age (starting on the date of the rider's birthday). The maximum age is 21 years of age (finishing at the end of the year in which the rider celebrates his 21st birthday).

Previous Winner

European Championship (1977-1987)

See also

* Team Speedway Junior World Championship (U-21)
* Individual Speedway World Championship, Speedway Grand Prix
* Individual Speedway Junior European Championship (U-19)

External links

* [http://www.fim.ch/EN/rules/Sportifs/ccp/2007/072_en.pdf Individual Speedway Junior World Championship Regulation]


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • 2001 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship — The 2001 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship took place on August 26, 2001 to determine the World Junior Champion. The final was won by Dawid Kujawa who qualified for the 2001 Speedway Grand Prix Challenge (a quailifying event for the… …   Wikipedia

  • 1999 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship — The 1999 Individual Speedway Junior World ChampionshipWorld Champion Lee Richardson get qualification to 1999 Speedway Grand Prix Challenge.World Final*August 8 1999 *flagicon|DEN Vojens, Speedway CenterSpeedway event 20heats|x|x|x|x|RIDERS=ee… …   Wikipedia

  • 1994 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship — The 1994 Individual Speedway Junior World ChampionshipWorld Champion Mikael Karlsson get qualification to 1995 Speedway Grand Prix.World Final*August 14 1994 *flagicon|NOR ElganeSpeedway event 20heats|x|x|RIDERS=ee also …   Wikipedia

  • 1995 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship — The 1995 Individual Speedway Junior World ChampionshipWorld Champion Jason Crump get qualification to 1996 Speedway Grand Prix.World Final*August 5 1995 *flagicon|FIN TampereSpeedway event 20heats|x|x|RIDERS=ee also …   Wikipedia

  • 1996 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship — The 1996 Individual Speedway Junior World ChampionshipWorld Champion Piotr Protasiewicz get qualification to 1997 Speedway Grand Prix.World Final*August 4 1996 *flagicon|GER OlchingSpeedway event 20heats|x|RIDERS=ee also …   Wikipedia

  • 1997 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship — The 1997 Individual Speedway Junior World ChampionshipWorld Champion Jesper B. Jensen get qualification to 1998 Speedway Grand Prix.World Final*August 2 1997 *Speedway event 20heats/reserve|R2|R2|POL|Bartłomiej Bardecki 14h=w |14i=X |21h=x ee… …   Wikipedia

  • 1998 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship — The 1998 Individual Speedway Junior World ChampionshipWorld Champion Robert Dados get qualification to 1999 Speedway Grand Prix.World Final*August 1 1998 *flagicon|POL PiłaSpeedway event 20heats|x|RIDERS=ee also …   Wikipedia

  • 2000 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship — The 2000 Individual Speedway Junior World ChampionshipWorld Champion Andreas Jonsson get qualification to 2000 Speedway Grand Prix Challenge.World Final*August 27 2000 *flagicon|POL Gorzów WielkopolskiSpeedway event 20heats|x|RIDERS=ee also …   Wikipedia

  • 2002 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship — The 2002 Individual Speedway Junior World ChampionshipWorld Final*September 7 2002 *flagicon|CZE SlanýSpeedway event 20heats|x|RIDERS=ee also …   Wikipedia

  • 2003 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship — The 2003 Individual Speedway Junior World ChampionshipWorld Final*September 13 2003 *flagicon|CZE SlanýMartin Smolinski has replace the injured Krzysztof Kasprzak (3rd in Semi Final A).Speedway event 20heats|x|RIDERS=ee also …   Wikipedia


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.