Team Speedway Junior European Championship

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Team Speedway Junior European Championship
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Sports current event.svg 2019 Team Speedway Junior European Championship
Sport motorcycle speedway
Founded2008
No. of teams4 national teams
Continent Europe
Most recent
champion(s)
Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (2019)
Most titlesFlag of Poland.svg  Poland (9 times)
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Individual Championship

The Team Speedway Junior European Championship is an annual motorcycle speedway event for riders aged 19 and under, organized by the European Motorcycle Union (UEM) since 2008.

Contents

The first edition of the competition was in 2008 in Rawicz, Poland, which was won by the Swedish team. The next two editions were won by Poland team, and they have since gone on to claim a total of nine titles.

Rules

Race format
GateA
(inside)
B
 
C
 
D
(outside)
Heat NoRiders starting No
1125414
2631311
329815
4711610
591664
6310155
7131272
8111418
9841013
1014793
11511216
12156121
13168312
14415117
15102146
1611359
174th A4th B4th C4th D
183rd B3rd C3rd D3rd A
192nd C2nd D2nd A2nd B
201st D1st A1st B1st C

Age Limits

The minimum age of a rider to compete is 16 years of age (starting on the date of the rider's birthday). The maximum age is 19 years of age (finishing at the end of the year in which the rider celebrates his 19th birthday).

Eligibility

The riders of each team must be of the same nationality as the FMN that has nominated them. The limit for the minimum age (16 years) starts on the date of the rider’s birthday and the limit for the maximum age (19 years) finishes at the end of the year in which the rider reaches 19 years.

Team composition

The 4 competing teams shall each consist of 5 riders: 4 riders having programmed riders and the fifth rider being a substitute, as follows:

  • Team A (Helmet colour Red): No 1, 2, 3, 4 and 17
  • Team B (Blue): No 5, 6, 7, 8 and 18
  • Team C (White): No 9, 10, 11, 12 and 19
  • Team D (Yellow/Black): 13, 14, 15, 16 and 20.

The substitute rider may take the place of any programmed rider at any time, within the maximum number of permitted heats (5+1 additional heat as tactical substitution, where applicable) when decided by the Team Manager.

There is no tactical substitution or joker rule in this championship. [1]

After Heat 16, the points scored will be taken into account for riders nominated for Heats 17, 18, 19 and 20. In Heats 17-20 if riders of the same Team are tied on points, the Team Manager will determine which rider will ride in each heat.

Previous winners

YearVenueWinnersRunner-up3rd place
2008 Flag of Poland.svg Rawicz Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden (36 pts)Flag of Germany.svg  Germany (29 pts)Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (28 pts)
2009 Flag of Denmark.svg Grindsted Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (40 pts)Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden (38 pts)Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (26 pts)
2010 Flag of the Czech Republic.svg Divišov Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (56 pts)Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden (25 pts)Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic (23 pts)
2011 Flag of Slovenia.svg Lendava Flag of Russia.svg  Russia (42 pts)Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (36 pts)Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden (26 pts)
2012 Flag of Germany.svg Landshut Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (48 pts)Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (41 pts)Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine (19 pts)
2013 Flag of Poland.svg Opole Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (50 pts)Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (30 pts)Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic (27 pts)
2014 Flag of Germany.svg Herxheim Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (49 pts)Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (28 pts)Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic (25 pts)
2015 Flag of Germany.svg Landshut Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (35 pts)Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden (34 pts)Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (30 pts)
2016 Flag of Germany.svg Stralsund Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (46 pts)Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (35 pts)Flag of Germany.svg  Germany (25 pts)
2017 Flag of Poland.svg Krosno Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (45 pts)Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (35 pts)Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia (33 pts)
2018 Flag of Latvia.svg Daugavpils Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (45 pts)Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (37 pts)Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia (21 pts)
2019 Flag of France.svg Lamothe-Landerron Flag of Poland.svg  Poland (50+3 pts)Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark (50+2 pts)Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden (16 pts)

Classification

PosNational TeamTotal Gold medal icon.svg Silver medal icon.svg Bronze medal icon.svg
1.Flag of Poland.svg  Poland 1091
2.Flag of Denmark.svg  Denmark 11173
3.Flag of Sweden.svg  Sweden 6132
4.Flag of Russia.svg  Russia 11
5.Flag of Germany.svg  Germany 211
6.Flag of the Czech Republic.svg  Czech Republic 33
7.Flag of Latvia.svg  Latvia 22
8.Flag of Ukraine.svg  Ukraine 11

Note: team in bold type are current European Champion.

Champions

This is a complete list of speedway riders who have won Team Speedway Junior European Championship. In total, 39 different riders from 4 national teams have a Team U-19 European Champion title. List in alphabetical order is here.

Three times champions:

Two times champions:

One time Champion:

Note: riders in bold type are current European Champions.

See also

  1. https://www.pzm.pl/pliki/zg/zuzel/2019/Regulaminy/2_2019_fime_track_racing_rules.pdf

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