H2O Racing
Union Internationale Motonautique
AN OVERVIEW OF F1H2O

The U.I.M. F1H2O World Championship is the world’s foremost international series of single-seater inshore circuit Formula 1 Powerboat Racing.

Highly competitive, fascinating, intensely challenging, risky and entertaining, Formula 1 Powerboat Racing is the ultimate adrenalin rush and regarded as one of the most spectacular and exciting sports in the world.

Grand Prix of Portugal - Algarve
VIP HOSPITALITY EXPERIENCE

Amaury Jousseaume - 74

TEAM: Maverick F1
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Rueil-Malmaison, FRA
DATE OF BIRTH: 1976-01-19
PLACE OF BIRTH: Rueil-Malmaison, FRA
HEIGHT: 168 CM
WEIGHT: 72 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 1
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Duarte Benavente - 10

TEAM: F1 Atlantic Team
COUNTRY: Portugal
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Vila Fresca de Azeitao (POR)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1971-03-04
PLACE OF BIRTH: Lisbon (POR)
HEIGHT: 167 CM
WEIGHT: 58 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 143
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 6
CAREER POINTS: 359

Filip Roms - 12

TEAM: Mad-Croc Baba Racing
COUNTRY: Finland
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Espoo, FIN
DATE OF BIRTH: 1994-01-12
PLACE OF BIRTH: Espoo, FIN
HEIGHT: 184 CM
WEIGHT: 76 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 31
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 2
CAREER POINTS: 78

Marit Stromoy - 50

TEAM: Emirates Racing Team
COUNTRY: Norway
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Sandefjord, Norway
DATE OF BIRTH: 1976-09-25
PLACE OF BIRTH: Tonsberg, (NOR)
HEIGHT: 160 CM
WEIGHT: 60 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 72
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 1
CAREER POINTS: 152

Rashed Al Qemzi - 7

TEAM: Team Abu Dhabi
COUNTRY: U.A.E.
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Abu Dhabi, UAE
DATE OF BIRTH: 1992-03-07
PLACE OF BIRTH: Abu Dhabi, UAE
HEIGHT: 165 CM
WEIGHT: 60 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 2
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Alex Carella - 6

TEAM: Team Abu Dhabi
COUNTRY: Italy
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Piacenza, ITA
DATE OF BIRTH: 1985-06-05
PLACE OF BIRTH: Codogno, ITA
HEIGHT: 177 CM
WEIGHT: 64 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 45
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 3
CAREER PODIUMS: 23
CAREER POINTS: 493

Thani Al Qemzi - 5

TEAM: Team Abu Dhabi
COUNTRY: U.A.E.
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Abu Dhabi
DATE OF BIRTH: 1978-09-01
PLACE OF BIRTH: Abu Dhabi, UAE
HEIGHT: 185 CM
WEIGHT: 80 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 122
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 30
CAREER POINTS: 711

Shaun Torrente - 4

TEAM: Victory Team
COUNTRY: United States
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Miami, Florida (USA)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1978-08-18
PLACE OF BIRTH: Homestead, USA
HEIGHT: 178 CM
WEIGHT: 65 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 36
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 13
CAREER POINTS: 290

Jonas Andersson - 14

TEAM: Team Sweden
COUNTRY: Sweden
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Frovi, (SWE)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1974-06-19
PLACE OF BIRTH: Orebro, (SWE)
HEIGHT: 177 CM
WEIGHT: 75 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 83
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 14
CAREER POINTS: 435

Ferdinand Zandbergen - RD

TEAM: Mad-Croc Baba Racing
COUNTRY: The Netherlands
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Veenendaal, NED
DATE OF BIRTH: 1995-10-19
PLACE OF BIRTH: Wageningen, NED
HEIGHT: 185 CM
WEIGHT: 67 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Bartek Marszalek - 23

TEAM: Blaze Performance
COUNTRY: Poland
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Warsaw, Poland
DATE OF BIRTH: 1983-09-09
PLACE OF BIRTH: Warsaw, Poland
HEIGHT: 183 CM
WEIGHT: 83 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 28
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 48

Peter Morin - 2

TEAM: CTIC F1 Shenzhen China
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Le Vaudreuil, France
DATE OF BIRTH: 1980-02-06
PLACE OF BIRTH: Mont Saint Aignan (Normandie), France
HEIGHT: 182 CM
WEIGHT: 83 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 1
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 2

Sami Selio - 11

TEAM: Mad-Croc Baba Racing
COUNTRY: Finland
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Tenerife (ESP)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1975-05-05
PLACE OF BIRTH: Lohja (FIN)
HEIGHT: 182 CM
WEIGHT: 90 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 147
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 2
CAREER PODIUMS: 45
CAREER POINTS: 959

Cédric Deguisne - 73

TEAM: Maverick F1
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Macon, FRA
DATE OF BIRTH: 1973-11-24
PLACE OF BIRTH: Macon, FRA
HEIGHT: 195 CM
WEIGHT: 95 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 15
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 18

Ahmed Al Hameli - 3

TEAM: Victory Team
COUNTRY: U.A.E.
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Abu Dhabi
DATE OF BIRTH: 1979-03-03
PLACE OF BIRTH: Abu Dhabi
HEIGHT: 167 CM
WEIGHT: 65 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 74
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 18
CAREER POINTS: 405

Francesco Cantando - 24

TEAM: Blaze Performance
COUNTRY: Italy
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Milano (ITA)
DATE OF BIRTH: 1974-12-25
PLACE OF BIRTH: Milano (ITA)
HEIGHT: 180 CM
WEIGHT: 80 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 169
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 42
CAREER POINTS: 923

Grant Trask - 9

TEAM: F1 Atlantic Team
COUNTRY: Australia
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Brisbane, AUS
DATE OF BIRTH: 1989-03-17
PLACE OF BIRTH: Brisbane, AUS
HEIGHT: 186 CM
WEIGHT: 77 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 3
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 9

Xiong Ziwei - RD

TEAM: CTIC F1 Shenzhen China
COUNTRY: China
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Shenzhen, CHN
DATE OF BIRTH: 1991-07-25
PLACE OF BIRTH: Chongqing, CHN
HEIGHT: 175 CM
WEIGHT: 80 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 26
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 19

Stefan Hagin - RD

TEAM: F1 Atlantic Team
COUNTRY: Germany
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE:
DATE OF BIRTH: 0000-00-00
PLACE OF BIRTH:
HEIGHT: CM
WEIGHT: KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Mike Szymura - 51

TEAM: Emirates Racing Team
COUNTRY: Germany
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Berlin, GER
DATE OF BIRTH: 1993-09-10
PLACE OF BIRTH: Berlin, GER
HEIGHT: 166 CM
WEIGHT: 75 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 8
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 4

Roberto Lo Piano - RD

TEAM: Blaze Performance
COUNTRY: Italy
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE:
DATE OF BIRTH: 0000-00-00
PLACE OF BIRTH:
HEIGHT: CM
WEIGHT: KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 0
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 0
CAREER POINTS: 0

Erik Stark - 15

TEAM: Team Sweden
COUNTRY: Sweden
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Täby, SWE
DATE OF BIRTH: 1987-11-13
PLACE OF BIRTH: Stockolm
HEIGHT: 170 CM
WEIGHT: 70 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 21
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 3
CAREER POINTS: 88

Philippe Chiappe - 1

TEAM: CTIC F1 Shenzhen China
COUNTRY: France
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Le Vaudreuil, France
DATE OF BIRTH: 1963-11-21
PLACE OF BIRTH: Cau de Bec, France
HEIGHT: 184 CM
WEIGHT: 83 KG
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 109
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 3
CAREER PODIUMS: 30
CAREER POINTS: 627

Victory Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: U.A.E.
TEAM MANAGER: Scott Gillman
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 2015
DRIVERS

Emirates Racing Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: U.A.E.
TEAM MANAGER: Craig Bailey
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 2015
DRIVERS

CTIC F1 Shenzhen China

COUNTRY OF BASE: China
TEAM MANAGER: Eric Chan
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 1997 (2007 CTIC)
DRIVERS

Mad-Croc Baba Racing

COUNTRY OF BASE: Italy
TEAM MANAGER: Michael Jenkins
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 2000
DRIVERS

Team Abu Dhabi

COUNTRY OF BASE: U.A.E.
TEAM MANAGER: Guido Cappellini
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 1997
DRIVERS

Team Sweden

COUNTRY OF BASE: Sweden
TEAM MANAGER: Jane Persson
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 2006
DRIVERS

Blaze Performance

COUNTRY OF BASE: Italy
TEAM MANAGER: Francesco Cantando
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 1996
DRIVERS

F1 Atlantic Team

COUNTRY OF BASE: Portugal
TEAM MANAGER: Mario Benavente
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 1999
DRIVERS

Maverick F1

COUNTRY OF BASE: France
TEAM MANAGER: Jean Vital Deguisne
DEBUT/FIRST YEAR IN F1H2O: 2015
DRIVERS
H2O MAGAZINE

n.1 - April 2017