1997-04-18 to 1997-04-20

World Superbike San Marino Round

Misano (Permanent circuit, 4.0600 km)
Attendance: 10,000
Event permit: IMN 102/2
Timekeepers: Federazione Italiana Cronometristi
Entries: 37 / Practised: 30 / Qualified: 27

Entry list

#Cl.RiderAgeBikeTeam
2WNew ZealandAaron SLIGHT31Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
3WUSAJohn KOCINSKI29Michelin tyresHonda RC45Castrol Honda
4WGreat BritainCarl FOGARTY31Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Corse ADVF
6WNew ZealandSimon CRAFAR28Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing
7WItalyPierfrancesco CHILI32Michelin tyresDucati 916Gattolone Racing
8WJapanAkira YANAGAWA25Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Racing
9WGreat BritainNeil HODGSON23Michelin tyresDucati 916Ducati Corse ADVF
11WUSAMike HALE24Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
12WGreat BritainJames WHITHAM30Michelin tyresSuzuki GSX-R750Suzuki World Superbike
14WGreat BritainJames HAYDON23Michelin tyresDucati 916Gio.Ca.Moto
15WItalyPiergiorgio BONTEMPI29Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRKawasaki Italy Bertocchi
17WSpainPere RIBA27Michelin tyresHonda RC45White Endurance Team
21WGermanyJochen SCHMID33Dunlop tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRTeam Green Kawasaki Deutschland
22WUSAScott RUSSELL32Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
31WSloveniaIgor JERMAN21Michelin tyresKawasaki ZX-7RRAMD Depala Vas
33WFranceChristian LAVIEILLE31Michelin tyresHonda RC45Honda France
45WUSAColin EDWARDS23Dunlop tyresYamaha YZF750Yamaha World Superbike Team
51ECzech RepublicOndřej LELEK35Honda RC45Racing Team Fiomo
52ECzech RepublicJiří MRKÝVKA23Dunlop tyresHonda RC45SBK Team JM
53ESlovakiaDavid PECHNIK?Suzuki GSX-R750
54EGreeceEmmanouil PALLIS?Dunlop tyresDucati 916Mamidakis
55EGreeceNikolaos VOUKAKIS?Kawasaki ZXR750Mamidakis
56EEstoniaEnn ADAMSON28Kawasaki ZXR750
57EItalyGiorgio CANTALUPO35Michelin tyresDucati 916Moto Club Augusta Praetoria
58EItalyLino PITTALUGA?Yamaha YZF750Motopiù Racing
59EItalyBruno SCATOLA36Kawasaki ZXR750Motor Power
60ECroatiaLuigi ALJINOVIĆ?Kawasaki ZXR750Kvarner Racing Team
61EHungaryLászló PAPP?Kawasaki ZXR750Quaestormási MSE
62EAustriaGerhard ESTERER39Michelin tyresKawasaki ZXR750MSC-Rottenegg
63ESlovakiaMário KRAJČO25Michelin tyresKawasaki ZXR750
64ESlovakiaMiloš BALÁŽ MAD'ARA28Michelin tyresDucati 916Slovakia Team Baláž
67EItalyRoberto BOSIO43Ducati 888Alpi Racing Team
68EItalyPaolo MALVINI?Pirelli tyresDucati 916Pirelli De Cecco Racing
70EItalyVittorio SCATOLA38Honda RC45Motor Power
71EDenmarkRené PRANG28Michelin tyresYamaha YZF750Duckhams Yamaha Denmark
72EItalyRedamo ASSIRELLI26Yamaha YZF750Team Pirelli
73EGermanyAnton GRUSCHKA33Michelin tyresYamaha YZF750Bauer Racing Germany

Struck out text denotes riders on entry list who did not participate.

Sources:

Official results/ Official entry list/ 1997⁠-⁠04⁠-⁠20 live TV coverage/ Cycle News 1997⁠-⁠04⁠-⁠30 pg10⁠-⁠13/ bikenet.co.uk/ ducaticorse⁠-⁠advf.com/ superbike.it