The Union International Motonautique (UIM) has posted the 2019 Calendar for the UIM-ABP World Championship Series.
The World Championship for Runabout GP1, Ski Ladies GP1, Ski Division GP1 and Freestyle classes will kick off in May in Portimão (Portugal) moving to Olbia (Italy) at the beginning of June.
After Europe, the series will move on to China and India in autumn. The final race will be in Sharjah (UAE) in December.
Four out of the five events in the program for next year will be held in the same locations as the F1H2O World Championship races.
2019 UIM – ABP Aquabike World Series
- Portimão (Portugal) 10-12 May
- Olbia (Italy) 01-02 June TBC
- Qingdao (China) 18 – 20 October
- Amaravati (India) 12 – 14 November
- Sharjah (UAE) 10 – 12 December
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