|Born||January 10, 1981|
|Current club information|
|Polish league||Kolejarz Rawicz|
|2007-2008||Kolejarz Rawicz (POL)|
Simon Vlasov (born January 10, 1981) is a Russian motorcycle speedway rider who rode in Speedway World Cup for Russia.
1981 in sports describes the year's events in world sport.
Russia, officially the Russian Federation, is a transcontinental country in Eastern Europe and North Asia. At 17,125,200 square kilometres (6,612,100 sq mi), Russia is the largest country in the world by area, covering more than one-eighth of the Earth's inhabited land area, and the ninth most populous, with about 146.77 million people as of 2019, excluding Crimea. About 77% of the population live in the western, European part of the country. Russia's capital, Moscow, is the largest metropolitan area in Europe proper and one of the largest cities in the world; other major cities include Saint Petersburg, Novosibirsk, Yekaterinburg and Nizhny Novgorod. Extending across the entirety of Northern Asia and much of Eastern Europe, Russia spans eleven time zones and incorporates a wide range of environments and landforms. From northwest to southeast, Russia shares land borders with Norway, Finland, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Poland, Belarus, Ukraine, Georgia, Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, China, Mongolia and North Korea. It shares maritime borders with Japan by the Sea of Okhotsk and the U.S. state of Alaska across the Bering Strait. However, Russia recognises two more countries that border it, Abkhazia and South Ossetia, both of which are internationally recognized as parts of Georgia.
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).
Ice speedway is a developed form of motorcycle speedway racing, featuring racing on frozen surfaces. The sport uses bikes enhanced for the terrain. Participants can compete at international level.
The Great Britain Speedway Team is one of the major teams in international speedway. The team is managed by former rider and Swindon Robins manager Alun Rossiter and captained by the 2018 Speedway World Champion Tai Woffinden.
Russia are an international speedway team who compete in the major international competition, the Speedway World Cup. They are managed by Andrey Savin and the current captain is Rybnik's Denis Gizatullin.
Emil Damirovich Sayfutdinov is a Russian motorcycle speedway rider and member of the Russian national teams. He won the 2007 and 2008 Under-21 World Championship. He is a permanent rider of the 2017 Speedway Grand Prix.
The Individual Speedway Junior World Championship is an annual speedway event held each year organized by the International Motorcycling Federation (FIM) since 1977. The current (2018) world champion is Bartosz Smektała from Poland.
The Individual Speedway European Championship is an annual individual speedway event organized by the European Motorcycle Union (UEM) to determine the champion of Europe. The competition was founded in 2001 and was initially staged as a one-off meeting, however the single event was replaced by the Speedway European Championship series in 2012. As of 2015, the competition was staged over four rounds in a Grand Prix format, with the winner being declared as the rider who accumulated the most points over the duration of the four rounds. The minimum age of a rider to compete is 16 years of age.
Artem Grigoryevich Laguta is a Russian motorcycle speedway rider and member of the Russia national team.
Grigory Laguta is a Russian-born Latvian motorcycle speedway rider. Laguta is current Individual Latvian Champion. He is a three-time Russian champion. In 2017 he was suspended for two years for a doping violation after having used meldonium.
The Team Ice Racing World Championship is an international ice speedway competition, first held in Kaliningrad, USSR, in 1979. Since its establishment, the tournament has been noted by a continued Russian dominance: the Soviet Union, Commonwealth of Independent States and Russia have won all but three tournaments. The only non-Russian teams to have won were West Germany in 1983, and Sweden twice in 1985 and 1995. Russia won a 15th consecutive title in 2017.
The Russia national under-21 speedway team is the national under-21 motorcycle speedway team of Russia and is controlled by the Motorcycle Federation of Russia. The team was never qualified to the Under-21 Speedway World Cup finals. Emil Sayfutdinov is first, and so far, only riders who won the Individual U-21 World Championship twice.
The Russia national under-19 speedway team is the national under-19 speedway team of Russia and is controlled by the Motorcycle Federation of Russia. The team has never qualify to the Team Speedway Junior European Championship final.. In the Individual competition was won one bronze medal: Artem Vodyakov (2008).
The Russian Individual Speedway Championship is a Motorcycle speedway championship held each year to determine the Russian national champion. Mikhail Starostin holds the record for the most titles with seven, while Andrey Kudryashov is the current holder.
The 1996 Team Ice Racing World Championship was the 18th edition of the Team World Championship. The final was held on ?, 1996, in Izhevsk, in Russia. Russia won the title.
The 1998 Team Ice Racing World Championship was the 20th edition of the Team World Championship. The final was held on ?, 1998, in Gothenburg, in Sweden. Russia won the title.
The 2003 Team Ice Racing World Championship was the 25th edition of the Team World Championship. The final was held on ?, 2003, in Saransk, in Russia. Russia won their ninth title.
The 2005 Team Ice Racing World Championship was the 27th edition of the Team World Championship. The final was held on ?, 2005, in Krasnogorsk, in Russia. Russia won their 11th title.
The 2007 Team Ice Racing World Championship was the 29th edition of the Team World Championship. The final was held on ?, 2007, in Saransk, in Russia. Russia won their 13th title.
The 2008 Team Ice Racing World Championship was the 30th edition of the Team World Championship. The final was held on ?, 2008, in Krasnogorsk, in Russia. Russia won their 14th title.
The 2014 Team Ice Racing World Championship was the 36th edition of the Team World Championship. The final was held on 8/9 February, 2014, in Tolyatti, Russia. Russia won their 12th consecutive title and 20th title overall.
The 2016 Team Ice Racing World Championship was the 38th edition of the Team World Championship. The final was held on 13/14 February, 2016, in Tolyatti, Russia. Russia won their 14th consecutive title and 22nd title overall.
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