H2O Racing
Union Internationale Motonautique

Ahmed Al Hameli - 3

TEAM: Victory Team
HULL: Baba
COUNTRY: U.A.E.
COUNTRY OF RESIDENCE: Abu Dhabi
DATE OF BIRTH: 03/03/1979
PLACE OF BIRTH: Abu Dhabi
HEIGHT: 167 CM
WEIGHT: 65 KG
RACING SUPER LICENSE:
MECHANICS - CREW:

1 - Pontoon Mechanics
2 - Claudio Borra
3 - Eugenio Pistoia
4 - Paolo Ginervo
5 - Scott Gillman (radioman)

Ron Andersson (mechanic)
Renato Molinari(staff)

GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 76
WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP: 0
CAREER PODIUMS: 19
CAREER POINTS: 426
PROFILE

AHMED AL HAMELI made his debut in 2006 and enjoyed a successful term with Abu Dhabi before following his long time team manager Scott Gillman to Team Emirates in the 2015 reshuffle and in 2017 runs in the blue of Victory.

A 73 grand Prix veteran he has won seven times, picking up a further 11 podiums and has started from pole position 10 times. His best season was in 2011 finishing in fourth in the championship standings.

A serious illness in 2012 forced him to stop racing whilst leading the championship standings, but he returned the following year and last season signalled he was back to his best, winning from pole in Liuzhou in China.

WIN: 7 / 2ND: 8 / 3RD: 4 / POLE POSITION: 10 / BEST OVERALL CHAMPIONSHIP FINISH: 4
GRAND PRIX ENTERED: 76 / RACE STARTS: 71
DEBUT: 2006

CAREER INFOS

2016 - 8th F1H2O World Championship
2015 - 11th F1H2O World Championship
2014 - 10th FH2O World Championship
2013 - 10th F1H2O World Championship
2012 - 5th F1H2O World Championship
2011 - 4th F1H2O World Championship
2010 - 6th F1H2O World Championship
2009 - 7th F1H2O World Championship
2008 - 4th F1H2O World Championship
2007 - 10th F1H2O World Championship
2007 - 1st F2000 President’s Cup Championship
2006 - 20th F1H2O World Championship
2004 - 1st S Class 6L Dubai
2004 - 1st S Class 6L Abu Dhabi
2004 - 1st S Class 6L Dubai
2004 - 9th F2000 President Cup Ras Al Khaimah
2004 - 4th F2000 President Cup Qatar
2004 - 10th F2000 President Cup Abu Dhabi
2004 - 6th F2000 President Cup Fujairah
2001 - 1st S Class 6L Abu Dhabi
2001 - 2nd S Class 6L Abu Dhabi

2017 DRIVER NEWS
August 12, 2017
ERIK STARK TAKES STUNNING POLE IN THRILLING BRM QUALIFYING SESSION IN HARBIN
Saturday, 12 August, HARBIN (China): Sweden’s Erik Stark will start tomorrow’s UIM F1H2O Grand Prix of Harbin in pole position after producing a brilliant second run to post the fastest ...
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March 27, 2017
SCOTT GILLMAN CONFIRMS NEW LOOK AND EXCITING NEW LINE UP
Monday, 27 March: Probably the biggest news to unravel pre-season is now official with Scott Gillman confirming an exciting new driver line up in his rebranded Victory Team, with Ahmed Al Hameli ...
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2016 DRIVER NEWS
November 3, 2016
WILL AHMED AL HAMELI BE THE ‘KEY’ TO WHO WINS THE TITLE RACE?
Thursday, 3 November: Emirates Racing’s Ahmed Al Hameli may well hold the key to unlock the title race if he can deliver the same brilliant form in the final races of the season in Abu Dhabi ...
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October 3, 2016
AL HAMELI BACK ON THE TOP STEP OF THE PODIUM
Monday, 3 October, LIUZHOU (China): Yesterday’s final session in BRM official qualifying was captivating, with shared times and just hundredths of a second separating three boats. Ahmed Al ...
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October 2, 2016
AL HAMELI STEALS AWAY POLE POSITION WITH A GREAT TWO LAP RUN!
Sunday, 2 October, LIUZHOU (China) Team Emirates driver Ahmed Al Hameli proved why concentration and running both laps is the key in the final Q3 two-lap “shootout” for the B.R.M. pole ...
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September 30, 2016
BROTHERS IN ARMS - AL QAMZI AND AL HAMELI
Friday, 30 September, LIUZHOU (China): “It's more than a friendship, we are distant cousins and most importantly we are family,” said Ahmed Al Hameli.   His longtime friend and ...
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September 3, 2016
AL HAMELI TOPS TIME SHEETS IN PRACTICE
Saturday, 3 September, HARBIN (China): The first official times logged on the Hulan Estuary circuit at Wetland Park ahead of this week’s UIM F1H2O Grand Prix of Harbin in china saw Ahmed Al ...
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May 11, 2016
EMIRATES RACING HINT AT AL HAMELI RETURN
Wednesday, 11 May: Emirates Racing has hinted that Ahmed Al Hameli could be back in the cockpit for the Grand Prix of France in Evian on 15-17 July. The Emirati driver was forced into a second stint ...
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