C1 - FINAL CLASSIFICATIONS



Thursday, 17 December: The WPPA has issued the final points and classifications for the 2009 UIM-WPPA Class 1 World Powerboat Championship.

Fazza’s Arif Al Zafeen and Nadir bin Hendi end the year as Class 1 World, Middle East and Edox Pole Position Champions. Victory 1’s Mohammad Al Mehairi and Jean-Marc Sanchez, the 2009 Class 1 European Champions, who tragically lost their lives in what was the last race of the season, were runners-up to their team-mates, with Kolbjorn Selmer and Jorn Tandberg in Welmax taking third place.

Foresti &Suardi - Roscioli Hotels’ Giampaolo Montavoci recorded his best-ever Championship result in fourth place, ahead of Maritimo 11, Sea Dubai-C.A.M. in sixth, with Victory 7 and Giorgioffshore in seventh and eighth.

CLASS 1 WORLD POWERBOAT CHAMPIONSHIP - after round 6 of 6
1. 3 Fazza - A Al Zafeen (UAE)/N Bin Hendi (UAE) - 155pts
2. 1 Victory - M Al Mehairi (UAE)/JM Sanchez (FRA) - 134pts
3. 90 Welmax - K Selmer (NOR)/J Tandberg (NOR) - 92pts
4. 8 Foresti&Suardi-Roscioli Hotels - R Lo Piano (ITA)/G Montavoci (ITA) - 64pts
5. 11 Maritimo - T Barry-Cotter (AUS)/PV Nilsen (NOR) - 58pts
6. 10 Sea Dubai - C.A.M. - A Al Hameli (UAE)/G Carpitella (ITA) - 57pts
7. 7 Victory - A Al Mehairbi (UAE)/M Al Marri (UAE) - 54pts
8. 18 Giorgioffshore - C Zaborowski (NOR)/N Giorgi (ITA) - 47pts
9. 96 Qatar - H Al-Thani (QAT) / S Curtis (GBR) - 15pts
10. 12 Maritimo - G Manuzzi (SMR) / P McGrath (NZL) - 12pts
11. 95 Qatar - A Al Sulaiti (QAT) / M Nicolini (ITA) - 4pts

CLASS 1 EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP – after round 3 of 3
1. Victory 1 - 75pts 2. Fazza - 67pts 3. Maritimo 11 - 51pts   4. Welmax - 44pts 5. Victory 77 - 30pts 6. Foresti &Suardi-Roscioli Hotels - 28pts 7. Giorgioffshore - 23pts 8. C.A.M. 14pts 9. Maritimo 12 - 12pts 10= Qatar 95 - 0pts 10= Qatar 96 - 0pts

CLASS 1 MIDDLE EAST CHAMPIONSHIP - after round 3 of 3
1. Fazza - 80pts 2. Victory 1 - 47pts 3. Sea Dubai - C.A.M. - 39pts 4. Welmax - 36pts 5. Foresti &Suardi-Roscioli Hotels - 24pts 6. Victory 7 - 16pts 7. Qatar 96 - 15pts 8. Giorgioffshore - 14pts 9= Maritimo 11 0pts 9= Maritimo 12 - 0pts 9= Qatar 95 - 0pts.

EDOX POLE POSITION CHAMPIONSHIP - after round 6 of 6
1. Fazza - 104pts 2. Victory 1 - 80pts 3. Welmax - 54pts 4. Maritimo 11 - 47pts 5. Qatar 95 - 35pts 6. Giorgioffshore - 29pts 7. Victory 7 - 26pts 8. Qatar 96 - 24pts 9. Foresti &Suardi - Roscioli Hotels - 14pts 10. Sea Dubai - C.A.M. - 13pts 11. Maritimo 12 – 11pts

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17.12.2009