>


Advertisement
Hot News
for your iPhone
for your iPad
Go to our forums to discuss this news
DATE News (chronologically)
07/04/08
superleague
Alonso to entertain at Superleague races  
Ramon Alonso
He's Spanish, he's a World Champion, his name is Alonso and this pilot is set to thrill Superleague Formula fans throughout 2008.

No, this one is not the racing driver - he is former World Aerobatic champion Ramon Alonso.

The Iberia Airlines commercial pilot has more than 19,000 hours at the controls - 3,000 of those performing aerobatic displays.

The 2007 Aerobatic World Champion will perform three times over each Superleague Formula weekend - once on Saturday and twice on raceday.

The Barcelona-based Superleague Formula organizers today announced a full program of fan activities aimed at providing a large range of family entertainment.

The Superleague Formula off-track entertainment will focus on a Central Stage area which will act as the event “epicenter” for of all entertainment including: DJs, break-dancers, freestyle football displays, fashion shows, prize-giving, driver autograph sessions, interviews and prize draws. Fans will also be able to take the opportunity to have their photograph taken with team show cars.

Other entertainment will include:
- Motorcycle Stunt-Show featuring World Champion Streetbike Freestylers Chris Pfeiffer.
- Paramotors: six pilots performing beautifully coordinated flights aboard Superleague Formula-branded paragliders, using pyrotechnic effects
- Football Zone: giant human football table, penalty shoot-outs, radar shoot outs, XXL table football unit
- Karting Zone: Brand new racing karts
- Batak Pro: Equipment to improve reaction, hand-eye coordination and stamina.

Entertainers, cheerleaders, face-painters etc will also provide added entertainment for young fans.

"Our plan from the start was to establish Superleague Formula as more than just a motor race - we want to provide an extensive array of entertainment options for the entire family," Superleague Formula President and CEO, Alex Andreu said.

"We think we have a great line up of entertainment - both on the ground and in the skies above.

"Superleague Formula will bring a host of new fans to the track who have never been to a motorsport event before and our goal is to be able to provide them with an excellent experience and have them return again the following year."

Hot News Archives
2000 2001 2002 2003
2004200520062007
2008200920102011
2012201320142015

Search Hot News
Search Help