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FIM Mitas Czech Republic Speedway Grand Prix

Prague

round: 3

date: Sat 12th May 2012

venue: Marketa Stadium

engines start: 19:00 (local time)

Wildcard & Reserves

WILD CARD #16:
Josef Franc

RESERVE #17:
Vaclav Milik

RESERVE #18:
Matej Kus

Referee

REFEREE:
Wojciech Grodzki

Stadium Capacity

10,000

Track Length

353 metres

Track Record

62.40

Greg Hancock 17.05.1997

2011 Winner

Greg Hancock

Greg Hancock

VENUE INFO

Address & Contact Details

Autoklub Marketa,
U Vojtesky 11, 16201,
Praha 6,
Czech Republic

Tel: +420 233 358 487
Fax +420 220 510 134

Email: sekretariat@speedway-prague.cz
http://www.speedway-prague.cz/

Venue Facilities

Fully equipped press room, food and beverage outlets

Did You Know?

  • The first FIM Czech Republic Speedway Grand Prix was held in Prague on 17 May 1997.
  • The Marketa Stadium in Prague, the only venue ever used for the Czech GP, will host its 16th annual FIM Speedway Grand Prix in 2012.
  • It hosted its first SGP event on the 17th of May 1997 and the winner was Greg Hancock.
  • The 2012 FIM Mitas Czech Republic Speedway Grand Prix sees Prague host the third round of the championship for the second consecutive year.

Previous Results

Results of previous five GP's:

(1st, 2nd, 3rd, 4th)

  • 2011: Greg Hancock, Jaroslaw Hampel, Tomasz Gollob, Jason Crump
  • 2010: Tomasz Gollob, Nicki Pedersen, Jaroslaw Hampel, Magnus Zetterstrom
  • 2009: Emil Sayfutdinov, Fredrik Lindgren, Jason Crump, Leigh Adams
  • 2008: Nicki Pedersen, Hans Andersen, Jason Crump, Greg Hancock
  • 2007: Nicki Pedersen, Jarolsaw Hampel, Rune Holta, Scott Nicholls

EVENT INFO

Friday 11th May

18.00 – 20.00 – Practice (open to the public at a charge of 80CZK)

 

Saturday 12th May

16:00-18:00 – Live Band outside the stadium playing a variety of popular English and Czech songs

17.15 – Official autograph session with Tomasz Gollob, Nicki Pedersen, Hans Andersen & Josef Franc taking place just inside the main entrance

18:10 – Majorettes inside the stadium

18:30 – Majorettes inside the stadium

18:45 – Parachute display landing on the infield

19.00 – FIM Mitas Czech Republic Speedway Grand Prix

22.15 (approx) – Firework display

 

*please note timings are subject to change

 

TRAVEL INFO

Travel Information

Stadium Marketa can be found in the north-west part of Prague, just above the Marketa Monastry, in a quiet residential area of Bevnov - Prague 6, about 20 minutes via public transport from city centre.

From airport:

By bus No. 179. It takes about 20 minutes.

By car:

Motorway D5 (E50) from Plzen (Pilsen) Exit: 1/23 (E 48) to left CHOMUTOV, PRAHA REPY AIRPORT, after 2 kms (Exit 26) turn off to right PRAHA REPY CENTRUM, straight ahead CENTRUM BREVNOV, on 5th lights left.

By tram:

Either trams 15 and 22 to VYPICH or 1, 2 and 18 to VETRNIK or PETRINY. From all these stops it is about a 5 minute walk to the stadium.

 

Further Information:

For further information on attractions, hotels, bars and restaurants to visit in Prague go to:

http://www.prahah.eu  www.praha6.cz  www.speedway-prague.cz

To buy tickets click here or here

Ticket Information

Category From 01/01/2012
A1 2,450 CZK
A2 2,050 CZK
B1-B4 1,950 CZK
J1-J4 1,700 CZK
C1-C3, D1-D3 1,350 CZK
F1, G1-G4 1,150 CZK
E1, E2, F2, I2-I3 1,050 CZK
H1, H2, H3 650 CZK
Children up to 14 430 CZK
Family (2+2) 2,200 CZK
Family (2+1) 2,150 CZK


Hospitality Information

Category Price
Diamond VIP Club 7,500 CZK
Gold VIP Club 6,400 CZK
Silver VIP Club 5,400 CZK

Diamond VIP club

  • Ticket A1
  • Free accomodation from Sat-Sun (Pyramida Hotel)
  • VIP parking
  • Separate entrance to the stadium
  • Welcome drink
  • Access to VIP hospitality area
  • During SGP - hot and cold dishes, beer, wine, coffee, soft drinks
  • 2 x Programmes
  • Entry to the pits 15:00-16:00
  • Invitation for 2 people to the opening ceremony held by the Mayor of Prague

Gold VIP club

  • Ticket A1
  • VIP parking
  • Separate entrance to the stadium
  • Welcome drink
  • Access to VIP hospitality area
  • During SGP - hot and cold dishes, beer, wine, coffee, soft drinks
  • 2 x Programmes
  • Entry to the pits 15:00-16:00

Silver VIP club

  • Ticket A2
  • VIP parking
  • Separate entrance to the stadium,
  • Welcome drink,
  • Access to VIP hospitality area
  • During SGP - hot and cold dishes, beer, wine, coffee, soft drinks
  • Programme

Hospitality contact info: 

sgp@speedway-prague.cz

+420 233 358 487