Patrick Hougaard

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Patrick Hougaard
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Born (1989-05-23) 23 May 1989 (age 31)
Fredericia, Denmark
NationalityFlag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
Website www.hougaard-racing.com
Current club information
British league Somerset Rebels
Danish league Fjelsted
Polish league Polonia Bydgoszcz
Career history
2006-2007 Leszno (POL)
2007 Reading Racers
2008-2009 Tarnów (POL)
2008-2012 Belle Vue Aces
2013 Peterborough Panthers
2014 Polonia Bydgoszcz (POL)
2014, 2016 Leicester Lions
2015 Vargarna (SWE)
2015 Fjelsted (DEN)
Individual honours
2007 - 3rd place European Championship
2006U-19 Nordic Champion
2007, 2009U-21 Danish Champion
Team honours
2010 U-21 World Cup
2008 - 3rd place Team U-19 European Championship
2007 Team Polish Champion
2014Danish League

Patrick Hald Hougaard (born 23 May 1989) [1] [2] is a Danish motorcycle speedway rider who was a member of Denmark U-21 national team.

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Career

Patrick Hougaard was born in Fredericia to parents Søren and Dorthe. He has two brothers Casper and Nicklas. [1]

Hougaard won the Danish Under-21 championship in 2007, and first raced in the UK towards the end of the 2007 season, for Reading Racers. [3] He signed for the Belle Vue Aces midway through the 2008 season on leaving school. [4] He again won the Danish Under-21 title in 2009 and was part of the Danish team that won the under-21 team cup in 2010. [3] He stayed with Belle Vue until the end of the 2012 season, joining Peterborough Panthers in 2013. [5]

In December 2013 he signed to ride for Leicester Lions in their debut Elite League season in 2014. [6] [7] He also signed to ride in Poland for Polonia Bydgoszcz. [8]

Speedway Grand Prix results

 permanent speedway rider
  wild card, track reserve or qualified reserve
 rider not classified (track reserve who did not start)

World Championships

European Championships

Domestic competitions

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References

  1. 1 2 www.ddnp.co.uk [ permanent dead link ]. Retrieved on 2008-07-04.
  2. Świat Żużla, No 1 (77) / 2008, pages 32-33, ISSN   1429-3285
  3. 1 2 "2011 Rider Index", speedwaygb.co, retrieved 2011-11-13
  4. "Speedway: Patrick Hougaard dealt Aces chance", Daily Mirror , 3 July 2008. Retrieved 24 March 2014
  5. "Patrick Hougaard signs new Belle Vue Aces contract", BBC, 8 November 2011. Retrieved 24 March 2014
  6. "Elite League Speedway: Leicester land Patrick Hougaard", Sky Sports, 14 December 2014. Retrieved 24 March 2014
  7. "Leicester Lions: Hougaard joins Doyle and Korneliussen", BBC, 12 December 2013. Retrieved 24 March 2014
  8. "Patrick Hougaard zawodnikiem Polonii Bydgoszcz Archived 2014-03-24 at the Wayback Machine ", polsatsport.pl, 29 November 2013. Retrieved 24 March 2014