First battle of the world's best juniors is behind us. There were a lot going on at the track in King's Lynn. It's enough to say that this meeting lasted... nearly 4 hours.
Krystian Pieszczek won the first round of FIM Speedway U21 World Championship. Second place for home rider, Robert Lambert. On the lowest place on rostrum stood Max Fricke. Fourth place for Erik Riss from Germany. Pieszczek scored 20 points, Lambert 19 points. Third place in general classification for Jack Holder (12 points).
It's today, when in King's Lynn 16 young riders starts their fight in the first final selecting the world's best junior. Who will end as the best and stand on the highest step of the podium? For whom the track at the Adrian Flux Arena will be an unsolved mystery? We will get these answers in a few hours.
We're with Robert Lambert, 18-year old rider from Great Britain and one of the favourites to win the first final of the Individual Speedway Junior World Championship.
Danes are the most titled nation in the history of speedway. Since many years, Denmark's representatives have been in the world's top. What are their achievements in the Individual Speedway Junior World Championship?
It's upcoming Saturday, June 18, when the world's top junior riders will start their fight for points to the overall classification of FIM Speedway U21 World Championship. Inaugural round will be taken at the track in British King's Lynn, which is ready to welcome the world's best.
World's best speedway juniors start their rivalry on this Saturday. One of the King's Lynn's round favourite is Robert Lambert. Will this young Brit handle the expectations and stand on the podium during the inaugural round of U21 competition?
Inauguration of this year's Speedway U21 competition is getting closer. The best young riders of the world will meet in English King's Lynn, where the first battle for points will be taken. Local fans surely count on more than a success in a single round. Good beginning can get their riders close to fight for the top spots. How have the hosts' representatives been doing in U21 so far?
In the recent years, Poles have dominted the rivalry for becoming the junior world champion. Who will end as the best one this time and will the hegemony of riders from Poland be broken?
FIM have carried out the draw for the first final of the 2016 Under 21 World Championship which will take place at the Adrian Flux Arena, Kings Lynn on Saturday June 18th. The twelve qualifiers along with three permanent Wild Cards and an entry nominated by the host nation will compete in the meeting which promises an evening of high octane racing from speedway’s rising stars.
Maksym Drabik had a crash during the Swedish league match. His leg was broken in three spots. This injury means, that son of famous rider Sławomir Drabik will not start in the first round of FIM Speedway U21 World Championship.
The FIM is pleased to announce that it has made its selection the permanent wild card riders and nominated substitute riders for the 2016 FIM Speedway Under 21 World Championship Final Series, which will begin at the Adrian Flux Arena, Kings Lynn, Great Britain on 18th June.