Gerd Riss

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Gerd Riss
Personal information
Nationality  Germany
Date of birth (1965-03-17) 17 March 1965 (age 49)
Place of birth   
Website GerdRiss.de
Current club information
Career history
Germany
AC Landshut
Great Britain
Poole Pirates
Wolverhampton Wolves
Ipswich Witches
Poland
Polonia Bydgoszcz


1984
1985
1988

1999
Individual honours
Long Track World Champion

German Champion
1991, 1996, 1999, 2001, 2004,
2007, 2008, 2009
1986, 1992, 1994, 1996
Team honours
None

Gerd Riss (born 17 March 1965)[1][2] is a German motorcycle speedway rider who was a member of Germany team at 2001 Speedway World Cup and who was started in Speedway Grand Prix of Germany.

Gerd Riss is also one of the legends of the Long Track World Championship, having won the title a record eight times (1996, 1996, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2007-2009).

World Final Appearances[edit]

Speedway Grand Prix[edit]

Year Position Points Best Finish Notes
1995 17th 16 17th Raced in German round only
1996 19th 12 19th Raced in German round only
1998 25th 6 18th Raced in Czech Republic and German rounds only

World (European) Under-21 Championship[edit]

European Championships[edit]

European Club Champions' Cup

German Domestic competitions[edit]

German Speedway Championship

  • 1992 - Winner
  • 1993 - 2nd
  • 1994 - Winner
  • 1995 - 2nd
  • 1996 - Winner
  • 1999 - 2nd

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ www.speedwaygp.republika.pl. Retrieved on 23 March 2009.
  2. ^ www.lubusports.pl. Retrieved on 23 March 2009.

External links[edit]