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Reinhard Gerbert

After 45 years of racing - Reinhard Gerbert comes to an end!

Reinhard Gerbert was active in powerboat racing since 1970 nonstop.
Now he finalized in Jedovnice (CZE) his racing career with a further European Champion title in the class Formula R1000.
Congratulations! All the best!
Reinhard Gerbert
born in 1940
married with Evelyn Gerbert
2 daughters: Daniela and Nancy
2 grandsons: Christian (23), Ryan Devin Jan (6)
active in powerboat racing since 1970 (before motocross)
class Formula R1000, starting No. 10
Club: MYC Preußen e.V. im ADAC
 
  
Successes:
repeatedly GDR- and German Champion: (1979, 1980, 1985, 1987, 1988, 1989, 1993, 1994, 2000, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2005, 2010 and 2014)
World Cup Winner: 1994, 2002
European Champion: 1995, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2006 and 2015
Awards:

1989: Master of Sports of the GDR

May 2008: Reinhard Gerbert got the most significant award of sport in Germany - the Silver Bay Leaf (Silbernes Lorbeerblatt) of the German Federal President.

German Secretary of the Interior Wolfgang Schäuble gives the Silver Bay Leaf to Reinhard Gerbert in May 2008. (Photo: boote 9/08)