Sharjah World Championship Week 2019

17-21 December

December 2019 sees the Emirate of Sharjah hosting the F1H2O World Championship for the 20th year running, and the UIM-ABP Aquabike World Championship for the 5th year. These races which attract the world’s leading powerboat and aquabike drivers are sports that have to be seen to be believed.

F1H2O

What is U.I.M F1H20 World Championship?

The UIM F1H2O World Championship is the flagship international series of single-seater inshore circuit Formula 1 powerboat racing.

A highly competitive, fascinating, intensely challenging, risky and entertaining event, Formula 1 powerboat racing provides the ultimate adrenalin rush and is regarded as one of the most spectacular and exciting sports in the world.

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2019 Drivers Standings TOP 10

  1. Shaun Torrente
    GER 64
  2. Jonas Andersson
    GER 59
  3. Marit Stromoy
    GER 37
  4. Thani Al Qemzi
    GER 75
  5. Alex Carella
    GER 25
  6. Peter Morin
    GER 23
  7. Philippe Chiappe
    GER 15
  8. Bartek Marszalek
    GER 14
  9. Greg Foster
    GER 12
  10. Erik Edin
    GER 10
AQUABIKE

What is UIM-ABP Aquabike Championship?

The UIM-ABP Aquabike World Championship is the most acclaimed and prestigious international series promoting personal watercraft in a competitive racing environment, and one of the fastest, most spectacular, demanding and entertaining sports on water.

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2019 Drivers Standings TOP 10

  1. Andrzej Wisniewski
    GER 1856
  2. Yousef Al Abdulrazzaq
    GER 1714
  3. Marcus Jorgensen
    GER 1625
  4. Samuel Johansson
    GER 1571
  5. Lino Araujo
    GER 1525
  6. Mattia Fracasso
    GER 1461
  7. Johan Johansson
    GER 1364
  8. Christophe Agostinho
    GER 1325
  9. Rashed Al Tayer
    GER 1270
  10. Anton Pankratov
    GER 1191

Meet the
Sharjah Team

The F1H20 Sharjah Team was born from a desire to foster talent, enhance the competitiveness of formula speed boat racing and attract legendary racers from around the world. With the initiative of the Sharjah Commerce and Tourism Development Authority (SCTDA), the team was formed in March 2019 and has since proved its mettle in several grands prix. Now, the Sharjah Team comes home to the final battlefield for the 2019 F1H2O championship. Don’t miss the chance to cheer for the team on home ground.

  • Name: Sami Selio
  • Boat #: 11
  • DOB: 05/05/1975
  • Grands Prix: 163
  • Country: Finland
  • Height: 182 cm
  • Weight: 90 kg
  • Name: Filip Roms
  • Boat #: 12
  • DOB: 12/01/1994
  • Grands Prix: 48
  • Country: Finland
  • Height: 187 CM
  • Weight: 89 KG
  • Name: Ferdinand
  • Boat #: 17
  • Country: UAE
  • Name: Mane Habib Al Marzouqi
  • Boat #: 29
  • Country: UAE

Register as an
Official Fan

Sign up here to become an Official Fan of Sharjah F1H20 team. Once signed up, you'll be able to redeem a Free Jersey at the race!

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Time Table
Dec 19, 21

09:00 – 10:20
Free Practice F4
9:30 – 09:50
Timed Trials F4
10:15 – 11:15
Free Practice F1
14:30 – 14:50
F4 Race day 1
15:30 – 16:30
Qualifications F1
09:10 - 09:30
Free Practice F4
09:40 - 10:00
Timed Trials F4
10:15 - 11:15
Free Practice F1
14:30 – 14:50
F4 race day 2
15:45 – 16:00
F1 Parade Lap
16:00 – 17:00
F1H2O Grand Prix of Sharjah
17:15
Prize Giving Ceremony
09:30 – 12:30
Free Practice (20 minutes)
14:30 – 17:30
Ski Ladies GP1
Ski Division GP1
Runabout GP1
Freestyle
10:00 – 12:00
Ski Division GP1
Ski Ladies GP1
Runabout GP1
Freestyle
15:00 – 17:00
Ski Division GP1
Ski Ladies GP1
Freestyle
Runabout GP1
10:15 – 12:15
Free Practice (20 minutes)
Ski Division GP1
Ski Ladies GP1
Runabout GP1
Freestyle
14:00 – 16:00
Ski Division GP1
Ski Ladies GP1
Freestyle
Runabout GP1
16:30 - 17:00
Prize Giving Ceremony

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Visiting Sharjah

Sharjah provides a host of experiences and attractions around the Grand Prix events. Visitors can enjoy a holiday in the winter sun, discover traditional markets (souks) or visit modern shopping malls, explore the many heritage sites and museums and admire the majestic mosques.

See Sharjah Mosque

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Visiting Sharjah

Sharjah provides a host of experiences and attractions around the Grand Prix events. Visitors can enjoy a holiday in the winter sun, discover traditional markets (souks) or visit modern shopping malls, explore the many heritage sites and museums and admire the majestic mosques.

See Al Noor Island

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Visiting Sharjah

Sharjah provides a host of experiences and attractions around the Grand Prix events. Visitors can enjoy a holiday in the winter sun, discover traditional markets (souks) or visit modern shopping malls, explore the many heritage sites and museums and admire the majestic mosques.

See Al Qasba

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Visiting Sharjah

Sharjah provides a host of experiences and attractions around the Grand Prix events. Visitors can enjoy a holiday in the winter sun, discover traditional markets (souks) or visit modern shopping malls, explore the many heritage sites and museums and admire the majestic mosques.

See Al Majaz Waterfront

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Visiting Sharjah

Sharjah provides a host of experiences and attractions around the Grand Prix events. Visitors can enjoy a holiday in the winter sun, discover traditional markets (souks) or visit modern shopping malls, explore the many heritage sites and museums and admire the majestic mosques.

See Al Noor Mosque

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Visiting Sharjah

Sharjah provides a host of experiences and attractions around the Grand Prix events. Visitors can enjoy a holiday in the winter sun, discover traditional markets (souks) or visit modern shopping malls, explore the many heritage sites and museums and admire the majestic mosques.

See Al Montazah

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Official Sponsors

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2-Beeah
2-Government of Sharjah
2-Roads and Transport Authority
2-Sharjah Airport
2-Sharjah Electricity and Water Authority
2-Sharjah Municipality
2-Sharjah Police
2-UAE
3-Medical Sponsor
4-Sharjah Broadcasting Authority
5-Copthorne Hotel
5-Golden Tulip
6-Hilton
7-The Act
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