Thomas H. Jonasson

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Thomas H. Jonasson
Personal information
Nationality  Sweden
Date of birth (1988-11-27) 27 November 1988 (age 25)
Place of birth    Vetlanda, Sweden
Website www.thjracing.se
Current club information
British league Poole Pirates
Polish league Wybrzeże Gdańsk
Swedish league Elit Vetlanda Speedway, FNC-Gnistorna
Career history
Gorzów Wlkp. (POL)
Vetlanda (SWE)
Edinburgh Monarchs
Swindon Robins
Poole Pirates
Peterborough Panthers
2006–2009
2006–
2008–2009
2010
2011, 2013
2012
Individual honours
None
Team honours
Premier League Champions
Premier Trophy Winners
2008
2008

Thomas Hjelm Jonasson (born 27 November 1988, in Vetlanda, Sweden) is an international motorcycle speedway rider, who won the Premier League and the Premier Trophy with the Edinburgh Monarchs in 2008. In 2009, Jonasson continued to race for Elit Vetlanda Speedway in Sweden, Gorzow Wlkp. in Poland and Edinburgh in the UK. He briefly signed as a doubling up rider for the Belle Vue Aces in the Elite League at the start of 2009 but was not used.

In 2010 he rode for Swindon Robins,[1] with short stints at Poole Pirates in 2011 and Peterborough Panthers in 2012. In May 2013 he re-signed for Poole Pirates.[2]

Honours[edit]

  • Individual Swedish Championship:
    • 2006 - 10th place
    • 2007 - 17th place
    • 2008 - Bronze medal
    • 2009 - Bronze medal
    • 2010 - 4th place
    • 2011 - 5th place
    • 2012 - Bronze medal
  • Individual Junior Swedish Championship:
    • 2005 - 12th place
    • 2006 - Bronze medal
    • 2007 - 11th place
    • 2009 - Gold medal

Starts in Grand Prix:

    • GP Scandinavia - 2010 (IX) - 8 points (1,2,2,d,3)
    • GP Challenge Vojens - 2010 (VI) - 9 points (2,2,1,1,3)
    • GP Scandinavia (Målilla) - 2011 (VII) - 9 points (W,1,3,3,2,0) - came to semifinal

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Swindon Robins have Thomas H Jonasson back after ban", BBC, 24 May 2010. Retrieved 20 September 2013
  2. ^ "Elite League Speedway: Poole Pirates sign Thomas H Jonasson and Andrei Lebedev", Sky Sports, 18 May 2013. Retrieved 20 September 2013

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