|Born||May 15, 1985|
|Current club information|
|British league||Wolverhampton Wolves|
|Polish league||Lokomotiv Daugavpils|
|Swedish league||Indianerna Kumla|
|2006, 2008||Wolverhampton Wolves (GBR)|
|2007||Lakeside Hammers (GBR)|
|2006||Luxo Stars (SWE)|
|2010||Somerset Rebels (GBR)|
|2001, 2005||German Under-21 Champion|
Christian Hefenbrock born (15 May 1985 in Kyritz, Germany) is an international speedway rider who first rode in the UK for the Wolverhampton Wolves in the Elite League in 2006.
Kyritz is a town in the Ostprignitz-Ruppin district, in Brandenburg, Germany. It is situated 28 km west of Neuruppin and 28 km southeast of Pritzwalk.
Germany, officially the Federal Republic of Germany, is a country in Central and Western Europe, lying between the Baltic and North Seas to the north, and the Alps to the south. It borders Denmark to the north, Poland and the Czech Republic to the east, Austria and Switzerland to the south, France to the southwest, and Luxembourg, Belgium and the Netherlands to the west.
Motorcycle speedway, usually referred to as speedway, is a motorcycle sport involving four and sometimes up to six riders competing over four anti-clockwise laps of an oval circuit. The motorcycles are specialist machines which use only one gear and have no brakes; racing takes place on a flat oval track usually consisting of dirt, loosely packed shale, or crushed rock. Competitors use this surface to slide their machines sideways, powersliding or broadsiding into the bends. On the straight sections of the track the motorcycles reach speeds of up to 70 miles per hour (110 km/h).
In 2007 he was signed by the Lakeside Hammers but was replaced mid season when one of their own assets was made available.
The Lakeside Hammers are a speedway team who race in the SGB Championship. They were founded by promoter Wally Mawdsley and stock car promoter Chick Woodroffe. The team were nicknamed the Hammers after the West Ham Hammers, a speedway team that closed twelve years earlier.
He has represented the Germany team in the Speedway World Cup in every tournament from 2003 until 2007. Also in 2007 he was awarded the wild card place for the 2007 Speedway Grand Prix of Germany, winning his opening ride.
The Germany national speedway team are motorcycle speedway national team from Germany.
The Speedway World Cup was an annual speedway event held each year in different countries. The first edition of the competition in the current format was held in 2001 and replaced the old World Team Cup competition which was amalgamated with the World Pairs Championship. The last edition was in 2017. Since 2018, the World Cup has been replaced by the new Speedway of Nations, which effectively brings back the pairs format.
The 2003 Speedway World Cup (SWC) was the 3rd FIM Speedway World Cup season. The Final took place on August 9, 2003 in Vojens, Denmark. The tournament was won by Sweden and they beat Australia, host team Denmark and Poland, Great Britain in the Final.
|Final Championship standings:||27th||4||Riding No (16)|
|Grand Prix||Pos.||Pts.||Heats||Draw No|
|permanent speedway rider|
|wild card, track reserve or qualified reserve|
|rider not classified (track reserve who did not start)|
Individual World Championship (Speedway Grand Prix):
Speedway Grand Prix are a series of stand-alone motorcycle speedway events over the course of a season used to determine the Speedway World Champion.
Individual U-21 World Championship:
The 2004 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship
The 2005 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship
The 2006 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship
Team World Championship (Speedway World Cup):
The 2004 Speedway World Cup (SWC) was the 4th FIM Speedway World Cup season. The Final took place on August 7, 2004 in Poole, Great Britain. The tournament was won by Sweden and they beat host team Great Britain, Denmark and Poland in the Final.
The 2005 Speedway World Cup (SWC) was the 5th FIM Speedway World Cup season. The Final took place on August 6, 2005 in the Olympic Stadium in Wrocław, Poland. The tournament was won by host team Poland and they beat defending champion Sweden, Denmark and Great Britain in the Final.
The 2006 Speedway World Cup (SWC) was the 6th FIM Speedway World Cup season. The Final took place on 22 July 2006 in the Smallmead Stadium in Reading, Berkshire, Great Britain. The tournament was won by Denmark and they beat Sweden, host team Great Britain and Australia in the Final. The defending champion Poland did not qualified to the Final.
Team U-21 World Championship:
Individual European Championship:
Individual U-19 European Championship:
European Pairs Championship:
European Club Champions' Cup:
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