UIM F2 competition starts this evening in Tønsberg, Norway with Speed Runs and Match Racing.
It has been decided that 16 boats that top the 2016 points leader board that are in present in Tønsberg will take part in the Match Racing.
The will line up like this for the first ‘knock-out’ heat.
21 Erik Edin v 10 Oskar Samuelsson
1 Pierre Lundin v 6 Ola Pettersson
44 Alberto Comparato v 60 Christian Carlsen
2 Johan Österberg v 35 Rashed AlQamzi
13 Matthew Palfreyman v 54 Daniel Segenmark
50 Nick Bisterfeld v 88 Pal Virik Nilsen
3 Owen Jelf v 55 Frode Sundsdal
5 Rupert Temper v 11 Bimba Sjöholm
The Speed Run is scheduled for 19.00 CET and the Match Racing will get away at 19:20.
Photo: Per Bonde
John raced Offshore UIM Class 3 in the 1980’s & 1990’s.
He served as the Cowes Torquay Cowes Event Director for 4 years, including running the 50 th Anniversary Event in 2010.
He has recently organised 4 British Offshore races under UKOPRA sanction.
He is the Editor of Powerboat Racing World.