- Published on Thursday, 20 December 2007 22:17
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Chas Mortimer is with us (Yamaha) already for a very long time. A story about the riders is "in the making".
- Published on Sunday, 09 December 2007 21:34
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Cees van Dongen started as a rider already in the 1950's. As he worked later-on as Workshop foreman for the Dutch Yamaha Importer Messrs. "Het Motorpaleis", (the Motorpalace), he also became one of the first Yamaha riders in Europe.
- Published on Tuesday, 18 December 2007 21:43
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You must all be wondering about who is Remko. Here he is!
- Published on Saturday, 15 December 2007 22:01
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As a tribute to the old generation I want to show you that I come from a motorcycling family.
- Published on Wednesday, 12 December 2007 19:53
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Not directly one of the G.P. riders that most of you are interested in, but Des Heckle was instrumental as one of the first riders using Yamaha's for Sprint Racing..
- Published on Tuesday, 11 December 2007 22:34
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Hideo Kanaya Partnered with Jarno Saarinen in the eventful 1973 season and soon showed himself as a very outstanding rider.
- Published on Tuesday, 11 December 2007 22:22
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Dieter Braun, riding the "Mitsui Maschinen" Yamaha 250 cc in 1973, became World Champion in this very hectic year.
- Published on Sunday, 09 December 2007 21:59
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Canadian Mike Duff joined the Yamaha team in the early days.
- Published on Sunday, 09 December 2007 21:40
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A lot can be written about Yamaha's first World Champion, but I will firstly make a picture file, the stories come later when I have time.
- Published on Monday, 20 August 2007 01:00
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Kent Andersson (born August 1, 1942 in Gothenburg, Sweden, died in Landvetter August 29, 2006) was a Grand Prix motorcycle road racing World Champion. He remains Sweden's only motorcycle road racing world champion.