Gerd Riss

Gerd-Riss

Nationality: Germany.

Born: Badwurzach (Germany), 17 March 1965.

Class: 500cc.

Family Connections: Erik Riss (Son).

 

Major Honours

World Longtrack: First 1991, 1996, 1999, 2001, 2004, 2007, 2008, 2009; Second 2005; Third 1994, 2002, 2003, 2006, Finalist: 1984, 1985, 1986, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1990, 1992, 1993Day Finals: First  1991, 1996, Third 1988, 1994Other G.P. Seasons: 199820002010Best Other Results: Grand-Prix: First Mulhdorf 1998, Jubeck 1999, Berghaupten 1999, Muhdorf 1999, Parchim 2001, Tonbridge 2001, Herxheim 2001, Parchim 2002Bielefeld 2004, New Plymouth 2004, Muhldorf 2005, Parchim 2005, Morizes 2008, Marianske Lazne 2009, Marmande 2009, Herxheim 2009, Vechta 2009, Second Scheessel 1998, Marmande 1999, Eenrum 1999, Morizes 2001, Bielefeld 2002, New Plymouth 2003, Pfarrkirchen 2004, Morizes 2004, Pfarrkirchen 2007, Marmande 2007, Marianske Lazne 2008, St. Macaire 2010, Third Harsewinkel 2000, Bielefeld 2003, Muhldorf 2003, Tonbridge 2003, Morizes 2006, St. Macaire 2008Semi-final: First 1987, 1989, 1993, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2003, Second 1984, 1988, 1991, 2002, 2004, 2006, Third 1990, 1992, 1995, 2005, Qualifying Round: First 1987, 1998, 2001, 2006, Second 1985Team Championship: First: 2007, 2008, 2009.

European Championship: First 2003; Second 2004, Finalist 2005;  Best Semi-finals: First 2003, 2005.

 

Other Majors

Australian Longtrack G.P Championship Winner: 1993; Finland Longtrack Championship: First 2008; New Zealand Longtrack G.P Championship Winner: 1993; Germany Longtrack Championship: First 1991, 1995, 1996, 1997, 1998, 2002, 2004, 2007, 2009, Second 1993, 1994, 1999, 2001, 2003, 2008, Third 1992; West German Longtrack Champion: 1988; Southern German Longtrack Champion: 1988, 1991, 1992, 1993, 1994, 1995, 1996, 1997, 2001, 2004, 2006, 2009; German Silver Helmet Winner: 1994, 1995, 2000, 2004; German Longtrack Golden Helmet Winner: 1991, 1994, 1995, 1997, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2009; German Longtrack Silver Helmet Winner: 1988, 1990, 1991, 1993, 1995, 1996, 1998, 1999, 2000, 2005, 2009; Silver Rose Winner: 1988, 1994, 2002, 2003, 2004, 2006, 2008; Schwarme: Winner 2003; Rasteder: Winner 1995, 1999, 2006.

 

Other Continental Honours

2010: First Dingolfing, Altrip, Altrip (Golden Roman), Third Plattling; 2009: First Dingolfing, Herxheim, Plattling, Altrip, Harsewinkel, Muhldorf,  Third Altrip (Golden Roman); 2008: First Parchim, Plattling, Altrip, Harsewinkel, Zweibrucken (Silver Rose), Forssa, Second Dingolfing, Herxheim, Zweibrucken, Scheessel, Pfarrkirchen, Third Altrip (Golden Roman); 2007: First  Dingolfing, Altrip, Altrip (Golden Roman), Plattling Tallin, Heinola, Harsewinkel, Mühldorf, Werlte (Best Pairs), Forssa, Folkestone, Second Pfarrkirchen, Aduard, Third Schwarme

 

British Honours

Ace of Aces: First 1992, Bonfire Burn-up: First 1999.

 

British Speedway Clubs

Poole (1984), Wolves (1985), Ipswich (1987, 1988).

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