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Motorcycling - 28 Nov 2016 - Events
Tonight saw the seventh edition of the FIM Gala Ceremony take place, this time inside the famous Tempodrom, Berlin. Almost six hundred invited guests packed into the iconic venue in the historic city to enjoy a very special evening that rewarded the exploits of the World's best motorcycle riders.
Motorcycling - 05 Apr 2016 - Federations & NOCs
The 2016 edition of the Gala Ceremony of the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) will take place in Berlin, Germany, on Sunday 27 November 2016.
Motorcycling - 03 Aug 2015 - Bidding
The FIM is officially launching its Invitation to Tender for the Hosting of the 2016 FIM General Assembly and Gala Ceremony.
Motorcycling - 15 Jun 2015 - Events
The 2015 edition of the Gala Ceremony of the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) will take place in Jerez de la Frontera, Spain, for the second year in a row, on Sunday 22 November 2015. The two-wheel community will gather once again to celebrate and applaud the achievements of motorcycling’s finest and fastest riders.
Motorcycling - 22 Apr 2015 - Events
Sochi, Russia 22 April 2015 - Asia Supersports Group Sdn Bhd (ASG) and FIM Asia, with the support of Malaysia Major Events are pleased to announce that Malaysia will be the first country to host the 2015 FIM Asia Supermoto Championship. The 6 round series is scheduled to kick off at Malaysia Agro Exposition Park Serdang, Selangor (MAEPS) on the 6th and 7th June 2015.
Motorcycling - 05 Feb 2015 - Events
The Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) announces a new partnership with Eurosport Events, the events management division of the Eurosport Group, for the promotion of the FIM Endurance World Championship (FIM EWC) until 2020.
Motorcycling - 08 Sep 2014 - Events
Paris, 8 September: The 37th 24 Heures Moto (20-21 September) was presented last Thursday at a press conference held by the Automobile Club de l’Ouest in Issy-les-Moulineaux in the Moto Journal headquarters, the club’s partner.
Motorcycling - 18 Dec 2013 - Federations & NOCs
The Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) will continue to develop in 2014 one of its premium products: The Motul FIM Ice Speedway Gladiators World Championship.
Motorcycling - 09 Feb 2012 - Events
Motorcycle racing series the FIM Superbike World Championship (SBK), the leading road racing World Championship using production-based motorcycles, has been given a complete new look for the 2012 season, created by bespoke brand communications agency Designwerk.
Motorcycling - 22 Nov 2011 - Events
The Sports Consultancy has been appointed by the Department of Economic Development to conduct a feasibility study into the formation of an Isle of Man TT World Series. The London based organisation is expert in the commercial development of major sports events and the provision of consultancy to government clients working with major sports events ranging from the Olympic Games and Ryder Cup to Formula One.
Motorcycling - 14 Dec 2009 - Events
The French Enduro champion, Fabien Planet was the best in the forest-stages, but it was the only 19-year-old Dane, Stefan K. Olsen, who triumphed in the Super Finals, as the world's first Enduro race for electrical motorcycles with great sporting and media success ended Sunday afternoon at Svanemoellen kaserne in Copenhagen.
Motorcycling - 13 Nov 2009 - Events
The World First environmental friendly Enduro race for electrical competition motorbikes, The Eco Enduro in Copenhagen during the UN Climate Change Conference in December secures full support from the International Motorcycle Federation (Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme – FIM).
Motorcycling - 28 Jul 2009 - Events
It doesn’t have to be boring doing environmentally friendly motorsport. That is the theme of the Worlds First International Ecological Enduro race, run in Denmark on environmentally friendly electrical motocross motorcycles in the period of the United Nations Climate Change Conference in Copenhagen (December 2009).<BR>
Motorcycling - 13 Dec 2004
The MotoGP World Championship will continue to celebrate a Grand Prix at the Circuit de la Comunitat Valenciana - Ricardo Tormo in Valencia for the next seven seasons after an agreement was signed between Dorna Sports, television and commercial rights holders to the series, and the government of the autonomous region of Valencia, the Generalitat Valenciana.
Motorcycling - 22 Nov 2004
BSI, rights holders of the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series, has today confirmed the two Swedish venues that will host Grands Prix in 2005.
Motorcycling - 21 Oct 2004
Klettwitz (Germany), October 20, 2004. Starting on 9th till 11th September 2005, the Superbike World Championship at EuroSpeedway Lausitz is the only World Championship race taking place in Germany.
Motorcycling - 15 Sep 2004
PICKERINGTON, Ohio (Sept. 14, 2004) -- AMA Pro Racing today announced the AMA Chevrolet Superbike Championship event at Virginia International Raceway and AMA Supermoto Championship event at South Boston Speedway scheduled for this weekend have been postponed due to complications related to Hurricane Ivan.
Motorcycling - 07 Sep 2004
The Superbike World Championship round at Assen in the Netherlands last weekend dominated viewing figures and audience share for motor sport programming across the United Kingdom audience of more than 1.4-million viewers on the BBC for the two races.
Motorcycling - 07 Sep 2004
Portugal will keep its spot on the MotoGP calendar at least until the 2006 season following the renewal of the agreement between the promoters of the event, Sociedade Gestora do Autódromo de Estoril (SGA), represented by Domingos Piedade, and Dorna Sports, the company that holds the commercial rights to the series, represented by its CEO, Carmelo Ezpeleta.
Motorcycling - 20 Aug 2004
The Sports Car Racing Association of the Monterey Peninsula (SCRAMP) and Dorna Sports, the Spanish-based company that holds the commercial and TV rights to the FIM MotoGP World Championships, have reached an agreement in principal to bring MotoGP, the pinnacle of international motorcycle racing, to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca beginning in 2005 for a five-year run.
Motorcycling - 22 Jun 2004
Sandra Strazzari has been appointed as the International Press & PR Officer, by the FGSPORT Group, for the remaining rounds of the 2004 Superbike World Championship. She will take up the appointment at the seventh round of the Series at Laguna Seca, USA on 7th July 2004.
Motorcycling - 10 May 2004
The trial use of webcams for interviews and other live coverage of the Superbike World Championship at Misano has been deemed a huge success and will continue for Monza (May 15th and 16th). Seen only on the official website for the series, www.worldsbk.com, the huge number of visitors using the interactive area has delighted the race organizers.
Motorcycling - 21 Apr 2004
The Superbike World Championship round at Misano, San Marino dominated viewing figures for motorsport programming across the United Kingdom last week with an audience of more than 1.68 million viewers on the BBC.
Motorcycling - 08 Apr 2004
FGSPORT has concluded a deal with Fidoweb, a leading internet company specialising in interactive broadcast techniques and state-of-the-art internet technology, to become the Official Internet Partner. Fidoweb’s clients include MTV, the worlds leading music channel.
Motorcycling - 08 Apr 2004
The British Superbike Championship will be sponsored by the Think! campaign, a Government road safety initiative, this season.
Motorcycling - 06 Apr 2004
Rome, Italy; Fisherman’s Friend has reached a new one-year deal with the Superbike World Championship, naming the brand as Official Partner for the 2004 championships’ three Italian events of Misano, Monza and Imola.
Motorcycling - 05 Apr 2004
Dorna Sports are pleased to welcome a brand new partner for the MotoGP World Championship by announcing an imminent agreement with Veltins, one of Germany's best-known breweries, who have acquired the title sponsorship for the German Grand Prix, to be held at the Sachsenring circuit on July 18th.
Motorcycling - 27 Nov 2003
The MotoGP World Championship continued its rise towards the pinnacle of world motorsport in 2003 with new record crowds flocking to its 16 events held on five continents. With the latest generation four-stroke 990cc prototype machines filling the grid, the popularity of the sport continued to boom as weekend crowds swelled over the course of the year to an almighty total of 1,7 million – a 4% rise on the previous season.
Motorcycling - 21 Oct 2003
On Saturday 18th October 2003 in Magny Cours, France, an international press conference was held by FGSPORT Group Managing Director Mr. Vincenzo Lamaro, and Zhuhai New Century International Management Company Ltd. Director Mrs. Ling Zheng, announcing the finalisation of the 3-year agreement to stage a round of the FIM Endurance World Championship in the People’s Republic of China from 2004.
Motorcycling - 09 Oct 2003
Funchal (07 September 2003) - The FFM President, Mr Jean-Pierre Mougin, and Youthstream President, Mr Giuseppe Luongo, signed an agreement for the organization of the FIM Motocross World Championship in France for the years 2004 to 2008. The main points are:
Motorcycling - 23 Sep 2003
The TT Circuit Assen will host the Dutch round of motorcycling’s FIM Endurance World Championship until 2006, after signing a three-year agreement with Championships promoter FGSPORT.
Motorcycling - 19 Sep 2003
The Suzuka Circuit has established a long-term programme of works including various modifications aiming at improving the circuit, principally the safety in view of the Grand Prix counting towards the Road Racing World Championship Grand Prix. This programme of modifications to improve safety has been discussed at length with the Grand Prix Safety Commission. These modifications, however, cannot be carried out before the Grand Prix originally scheduled in April next. For this reason, an agreemen
Motorcycling - 04 Sep 2003
Youthstream has signed an agreement for a FIM MX1 Motocross Grand Prix to be organized in Britain on the Isle of Wight on May 30, 2004.
Motorcycling - 26 Aug 2003
Benfield Sports International (BSI) rights holders of the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP) announced today a three year extension to for the FIM Scandinavian Speedway Grand Prix to be held at the spectacular Ullevi Stadium until 2007 (inclusive).
Motorcycling - 28 Jul 2003
On February 20th, 2005, for the first time in history, Qatar will host a round of the FIM SUPERBIKE WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP.
Motorcycling - 03 Jul 2003
London – July 4, 2003: Wimbledon Stadium is set to host London’s first International Speedway meeting since Hackney Stadium hosted a round of the World Championship back in 1996. On Wednesday, July 9, England’s highly talented crop of Under-21 riders line up against their Swedish counterparts at Wimbledon Stadium, in the deciding leg of a three match Test series, in the GMB Under 21 Test.
Motorcycling - 19 Jun 2003
In this contract Maris Group accepts the rights to organize 4 Grand Prix’ of Motocross every year for the next five years in the Benelux region and the Motocross Des Nations in 2004 and 2007 (also in the Benelux area).
Motorcycling - 27 May 2003
Benfield Sports International (BSI) today announced they have been forced to change the venue of the FIM Meridian Lifts Swedish Speedway Grand Prix on 31 May from the Olympic Stadium, Stockholm, to the Avesta Stadium, Brovallen, Sweden.
Motorcycling - 21 May 2003
BENFIELD Sports International (BSI), rights holders of the FIM Speedway Grand Prix (SGP), today announced Fiat Commercial Vehicles (Fiat CV) as the new title sponsor for the FIM British Speedway Grand Prix.
Motorcycling - 06 May 2003
Italian motorcycle parts manufacturer Polini have acquired the title sponsorship package for the French round of MotoGP in 2003, scheduled for May 25th at Le Mans. The event, which had more than 135,000 spectators last year, will now be officially named the Grand Prix Polini de France.
Motorcycling - 06 May 2003
BENFIELD Sports International (BSI) has signed a five year agreement with the world’s largest independent credit card lender MBNA to produce an exclusive FIM Speedway Grand Prix Credit Card.
Motorcycling - 17 Apr 2003
The Jerez circuit, which is located in the south of Spain and offers some of the most compelling viewing on the World Championship calendar, will host MotoGP events at least until 2011, after the extension of its agreement with Dorna Sports.
Motorcycling - 03 Apr 2003
After great consideration and discussion between the West Midlands Youth and Adult Motocross Club and the ACU Motocross Committee a decision has been reached to cancel the final round of the 2003 Maxxis British Motocross Championship at Polesworth on September 28th.
Motorcycling - 14 Mar 2003
CASTROL has agreed a two year extension with Benfield Sports International to be the exclusive lubricant sponsor of the world championship FIM Speedway Grand Prix Series (SGP). The leading lubricant manufacturer has been a sponsor of the SGP Series since BSI bought the rights in January 2000.
Motorcycling - 12 Dec 2002
FIM Australian Speedway Grand Prix promoter Slipstream Motorsports, has been unable to fulfil its three year contract to run the FIM Australian Grand Prix in Sydney in 2003, forcing organisers Benfield Sports International (BSI) to withdraw the event from the 2003 calendar.
Motorcycling - 04 Dec 2002
The 2003 THQ World Supercross GP jumps out of the gate this weekend in Geneva (Switzerland). Thousands of spectators are expected to pack the Geneva Palexpo, venue for the opening event, but the thrill of the races will reach more than 200 million potential homes around the planet.
Motorcycling - 15 Oct 2002
The World Superbike Championship has landed on the RAI Network.
Motorcycling - 10 Oct 2002
The FIM British Speedway Grand Prix (SGP) will once again raise the roof at the Millennium Stadium, Cardiff, when world championship speedway returns on Saturday 14 June 2003.
Motorcycling - 30 Sep 2002
BENFIELD SPORTS INTERNATIONAL (BSI), rights holders of the Speedway Grand Prix (SGP) Series today announced that from 2003 the Danish Speedway Grand Prix will be held at PARKEN, Copenhagen.
Motorcycling - 28 Aug 2002
Clear Channel Entertainment - Motor Sports and Dorna Off Road today announced two dates to complete the 2003 FIM World Supercross GP schedule. Round one will be held at the Palexpo in Geneva, Switzerland on Saturday, December 7, 2002 and round two at the Gelredome in Arnhem, Holland on Saturday, December 14.
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