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JOIN US ON STAGE 2018 FIM AWARDS & TROPHY

Posted on July 12, 2018 at 4:25 AM Comments comments (0)

The Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) with its Awards and Trophy wishes to recognize and celebrate those who have significantly contributed to the development and promotion of the beyond-sport activities related to motorcycling namely:




This year, the FIM is launching for the first time a new recognition “the FIM Award for the Future” which aims at ...

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REPRESENTING WOMEN IN MOTORCYCLING 7TH IWG WORLD CONFERENCE ON WOMEN & SPORT, BOTSWANA

Posted on June 6, 2018 at 3:15 AM Comments comments (0)



The International Working Group (IWG) World Conference on Women and Sport is a milestone event, which, every four years, focuses global attention on specific goals and actions aimed at offering men and women equal opportunities in the sports arena.


The FIM Women in Motorcycling Commission and its continental counterpart, the FIM Africa Women’s Commission, participa...

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LETTER FROM FIM PRESIDENT, VITO IPPOLITO - WED 2018

Posted on June 1, 2018 at 4:15 AM Comments comments (0)



Dear Federations

Dear Friends,


Time flies, and once again we are on the eve of one of the dates which the FIM celebrates jointly with UN Environment, namely World Environment Day that is celebrated on 5 June of each year.


World Environment Day is the most important day for the United Nations in terms of global awareness and action in favou...

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FIM ACADEMY - SEMINARS FOR OFFICIALS

Posted on May 31, 2018 at 2:25 AM Comments comments (0)



Motocross Commission Clerk of the Course / Sporting Steward – Kempton Park, Johannesburg, South Africa, 2018-07-28 - 2018-07-29


Dear Sir or Madam,


We inform you that the registration for the FIM Seminar Motocross Commission Clerk of the Course / Sporting Steward - Kempton Park, Johannesburg,...

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FIM BOARD OF DIRECTORS MEETS IN MIES

Posted on May 29, 2018 at 2:40 AM Comments comments (0)



The FIM Board of Directors met in Mies, Switzerland on Thursday 24 and Friday 25 May


The Governance Committee (which met on 23 May) and the Board received an expert in sport governance who addressed several key governance-related themes (in particular the conflict of interest at board level, the needed split between governance and management sides of an organisation,...

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7TH IWG WORLD CONFERENCE ON WOMEN AND SPORT

Posted on May 16, 2018 at 8:20 AM Comments comments (0)




After Helsinki (Finland) in 2014, where the Conference theme was “Lead the Change, Be the Change”, the city of Gaborone in Botswana will welcome the 7th International Working Group (IWG) World Conference on Women and Sport from 17 to 20 May 2018.


This year’s Conference will be exploring the theme: “Determine the future. Be Part of the C...

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BODY PROTECTOR MANUFACTURERS MEET AT FIM HQ

Posted on May 11, 2018 at 6:05 PM Comments comments (0)




The FIM is currently working on the next steps toward the implementation of back protectors for the upcoming 2019 season.


Fabio Muner, FIM Sports Director, commented: “I want to deeply thank all the protection manufacturers for attending the meeting. For the FIM it is really important to work in close cooperation with the main brands operating in the motorcycle marke...

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TRIBUTE TO ERIC GEBOERS

Posted on May 11, 2018 at 5:45 AM Comments comments (0)




Eric Geboers was one of the many Belgian motocross icons and youngest member of the “Geboers clan” the eldest of whom, Sylvain, was the arch-rival of fellow countryman Joël Robert in the 250cc class, finishing runner up in 1969 and 1970 and third in 1968, 1971 and 1972. Actually, the young Eric started his racing career on the same day Sylvain participated in his last rac...

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FIM IS A NEW ASSOCIATE MEMBER OF THE CONNECTED MOTORCYCLE CONSORTIUM

Posted on May 11, 2018 at 5:40 AM Comments comments (0)



CMC, a non-profit organisation, is supported now by seven world leading motorcycle manufacturers; Ducati, KTM, Kawasaki and Suzuki while BMW Motorrad, Honda and Yamaha are the core members and have been the driving force to establish CMC.


In 2014 all manufacturing members of the Association des Constructeurs Européens de Motocycles (ACEM) have committed to introduce at least one o...

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CALL FOR INTEREST: BODY PROTECTORS IN TRIAL

Posted on March 28, 2018 at 2:15 AM Comments comments (0)





The Trial, Technical and Medical Commissions of the Fédération Internationale de Motocyclisme (FIM) are currently focusing on implementing the use of back and chest protectors in Trial and X-Trial disciplines.


In order to prepare the FIM riders for this new requirement, we would like to orga...

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2018 FIM MOTOCROSS WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP OFFICIAL GUIDE

Posted on March 1, 2018 at 5:30 PM Comments comments (0)




Monaco (Principality of Monaco) 28 February 2018 - Youthstream is pleased to announce that the official guide for the 2018 FIM Motocross World Championship is now available for download in PDF format.


The updated official guide contains all the newest information on the FIM MXGP & MX2 World Championships, including: entry lists, venues details, riders and teams profiles, statistics, ...

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ENTRIES FOR THE 93RD FIM ISDE IN CHILE ARE OPEN!

Posted on March 1, 2018 at 5:20 PM Comments comments (0)



After the huge success of the 2007 edition in Chile, the FIM International Six Days of Enduro (ISDE) is returning to that magnificent country later this year for the 93rd edition of what remains the oldest event in the FIM international calendar.


Riders from all over the World will converge on the city of Viña del Mar, Chile from 12 to 17 November to be part of this unique competition that c...

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FIM RIDE GREEN GOES CARTOON!

Posted on February 22, 2018 at 6:35 AM Comments comments (0)


Click here to watch the clip:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=uYjqaGjpMjY


Join us and travel through time with Greg Hancock, FIM Environmental Ambassador, and his son Karl, the stars of this story, who guide us through events since 1992 when a group of visionary people at the FIM formed the first Environmental Working Group. Watch the video and discover the key milestones and most thrilling moments o...

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FIM Newsletter/Week N06/2018

Posted on February 12, 2018 at 3:10 AM Comments comments (0)

Enel announced as title sponsor for the FIM Moto World Cup and as Sustainable Power Partner of MotoGP

Posted on February 7, 2018 at 2:55 AM Comments comments (0)


Enel will be the title sponsor of the upcoming FIM MotoE™ World Cup, the world’s first fully electric motorcycle circuit racing series recognised by the Federation, naming the series the FIM Enel MotoE™ World Cup from its inception in 2019. The company has also announced its new role as Sustainable Power Partner of MotoGP™, sharing a common vision with Dorna, the racing event’s commercial rights holder, which targets the sport’s long-term commit...

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Motogiro D'Italia 30 April - 6 May 2018

Posted on February 2, 2018 at 4:20 AM Comments comments (0)


Rich in both history and heritage the Motogiro D’Italia is a must not miss date in the 2018 calendar, with the event that originated over one hundred years ago due to be staged from 30 April through to 6 May this year. Relaunched in 1989 by the Moto Club Terni, it remains the oldest and most prestigious Italian motorcycle rally and continues to provoke a special emotion within the two-wheel community.



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