H2O Racing
Union Internationale Motonautique

Marit Stromoy - 50

TEAM: Emirates Racing Team
HULL: Baba
COUNTRY: Norway
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Sandefjord, Norway
DATE OF BIRTH: 25/09/1976
PLACE OF BIRTH: Tonsberg, (NOR)
HEIGHT: 160 CM
WEIGHT: 60 KG
RACING SUPER LICENSE:
MECHANICS - CREW:

1 - Pontoon Mechanics
2 - Craig Bailey
3 - Fabio Comparata
4 - Andrea Columbo
5 - Jean Claude Goy (radioman)

GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 72
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 1
CAREER POINTS: 152
PROFILE

MARIT STROMOY has made history twice. In 2011 in Portimao, Portugal, she became the first woman in F1H2O to earn pole position and in Sharjah in 2015 joined the elite Grand Prix Winners Club with a sensational and historic maiden victory.

She made her F1H2O World Championship debut in 2007, has competed in 72 Grand Prix enjoying her best season in 2015, finishing in fifth overall.

She made her racing debut in 1989 at the age of twelve. In 1993 she started racing in S-550, winning the European Championship three times (1996, 1998, 1999) and the Nordic Championship twice (1996, 1999). In 2000 she moved up to race in F-2000, finishing second in the UAE Presidents Cup in 2002, second in the Nordic Championship in 2005 and third in the European Championship in 2007.

WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: WIN: 1 / 2ND: / 3RD: / POLE POSITION: 1
BEST OVERALL CHAMPIONSHIP FINISH: 5
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 72 / RACE STARTS: 67
DEBUT: 2007

CAREER INFOS

2016 - 10th F1H2O World Championship
2015 - 5th F1H2O World Championship
2014 - 13th F1H2O World Championship
2013 - 8th F1H2O World Championship
2012 - 13th F1H2O World Championship
2011 - 14th F1H2O World Championship
2010 - 14th F1H2O World Championship
2009 - 12th F1H2O World Championship
2009 - 2nd 24 hours of Rouen
2007 - 3rd European Championship F2000
2007 - 3rd 24 Hours of Rouen
2006 - 3rd 24 Hours of Rouen
2005 - 2nd Scandinavian Championship F2000
2003 - 2nd Oslo, Scandinavian Series F-2000
2002 - 2nd President Cup UAE, F-2000
2000 - Rookie of the year Scandinavian Series F-2000
1999 - European Champion, Nordic Champion, S-550
1998 - European Champion, Nordic Champion, S-550
1996 - European Champion, Nordic Champion, S-550
1992 - World Record, T-250

2016 DRIVER GALLERY
2016 DRIVER NEWS
December 16, 2016
STROMOY HAS IT ALL TO DO
Friday, 16 December, SHARJAH (UAE): Marit Stromoy faces the toughest of challenges if she harbours any hopes of successfully defending her UIM F1H2O Sharjah GP title.   Twelve months on from ...
F1H2O
November 28, 2016
TRASK FAMILY RETURNS TO F1H2O JOINING EMIC RACING TEAM IN ABU DHABI!
Monday, 28 November: For one of only a few times in the history of the UIM F1H2O World Championship, a second generation driver will come to the series, with young Grant Trask, son of former driver ...
F1H2O
November 16, 2016
MARIT STROMOY RECOGNISED BY NMF IN ANNUAL AWARDS
Wednesday, 16 November: Marit Stromoy has been recognised for the second straight year for her achievements in powerboat racing, receiving the acolade of 2016 Female Athlete of the Year and Powerboat ...
F1H2O
July 28, 2016
STROMOY LOOKING FORWARD TO RACING BACK IN PORTIMAO
Thursday, 28 July: Norway’s Marit Stromoy is itching to return to the Arade River, the place where she sensationally grabbed pole position in 2011 and then rather unceremoniously bundled out of ...
F1H2O
June 30, 2016
STROMOY FIRED UP AND IN GOOD SHAPE FOR EVIAN
Thursday, 30 June: Marit Stromoy and her team have taken full advantage of the downtime between races to test intensively back home in Norway and says that she is fired up and in good shape for the ...
F1H2O
March 2, 2016
MARIT STROMOY LOOKING TO BUILD ON MAIDEN WIN
Wednesday, 2 March, DUBAI (UAE): Norway’s Marit Stromoy heads into the new season knowing that she can beat the best-of-the-best after her historic win in Sharjah last season, and the Team EMIC ...
F1H2O
February 2, 2016
MARIT STROMOY AWARDED ATHLETE OF THE YEAR
Tuesday, 2 February: The tidal wave of interest generated by Marit Stromoy following her epic win in the Grand Prix of Sharjah last year continues, with the first woman in history to win an F1H2O ...
F1H2O