|WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP - CIRCUIT|
|PORTUGAL||Portimao||10 - 12 May|
|ITALY||Olbia||31 May - 2 Jun|
|CHINA||Qingdao||10 - 13 Oct|
|U.A.E.||Sharjah||17 - 20 Dec|
|EUROPEAN CONTINENTAL CHAMPIONSHIP - CIRCUIT|
|PORTUGAL||Penafiel||3 - 5 May|
|HUNGARY||NyÍregyhÁza-Levelek||14 - 16 Jun|
|CROATIA||Zagreb||28 - 30 Jun|
|EUROPEAN CONTINENTAL CHAMPIONSHIP - ENDURANCE|
|PORTUGAL||Portimao||27 - 29 Sep|
|DATES AND LOCATIONS SUBJECT TO CHANGE|
The UIM-ABP Aquabike World Championship is one of the fastest, most demanding and entertaining sports on water attracting the world’s best riders.
Circuit, Parallel Slalom, Endurance, Offshore and Jet Raid combine speed, skill and sheer raw power producing adrenalin-fuelled non-stop action and edge-of-the-seat racing, with the Freestyle category delivering improbable feats of artistry and insane aerial acrobatics.
One of the most spectacular categories with riders producing an array of gravity defying aerial acrobatics and tricks that demand extreme skill and strength. The Ski bikes used are open specification and modified specifically for use in Freestyle. The bikes weight approximately 100-125kgs with modified engines to produce in excess of 200hp.
The Blue Riband category in Aquabike and the biggest, most powerful and fastest bikes on the water. The riders can race seated or standing and reach speeds in excess of 170 km/h due to the weight to horsepower ratio. Runabout bikes are used in five different UIM disciplines: Circuit, Offshore, Endurance, Jet Raid and Parallel Slalom.
Engine: 2 stroke/max 2600cc – 4 stroke/2600cc – turbo 4 stroke/max 2000cc
Dry weight: 280kgs min
Minimum length: 360cm max (Endurance 394cm max)
Width: 127cm max
HP: 320-430 / 0-60mph 2.2.5 seconds
Designed to be driven standing up, riders combine the agility and skill of a mix of downhill skiing and motorcycle racing. Ski is the most physically demanding requiring strong upper and lower body strength to control machines that can reach 130km/h. Ski bikes are used in three different UIM disciplines: Circuit, Parallel Slalom and Endurance.
Engine: 2 stroke/max 1300cc – 4 stroke/1620cc – turbo 4 stroke/max 1000cc
Dry weight: 114kgs min
Length: 280cm max
Width: 85cm max
HP: 170-200 / 0-60mph 2.5-3 seconds
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