Pål Virik NIlsen

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Pål Virik Nilsen

Born: 20 december 1974
Live: Sandefjord, Norway
Hobby: Cycling, Cross cpuntry skiing, running, RC boats
Club: Outboardklubben, Oslo
Job: Offshore Throttleman & circuit racing driver.
Active in powerboating: 25 years

2016 Sponsors: Edox Swiss Watches, Goldfish, SIMRAD, Sailracing, Herbalife 24, Steni, VIKING

Participating in over 265 races, both circiut and offshore classes. Driving classes like: T-400, S-550, S-850, Formula 4, Formula 3, Formula 2, Formula 1, 3B, 3C & Class1, Class1 supercat. XCAT


Team career: Formula 3 and 4 in Mare Magnum (Italy), Class 3 in Christian Jansson racing (Sweden), Formula 2 in Penzoil F2 racing team, Class 3 in team STIHL, Class1 in Rosciolli Hotels (Italy), Class1 in SeveneleveN (Italy), Class1 in Spirit of Norway, Class-1 in Maritimo (Australia), Class1 in Parsonage Racing (UK), Class1 in Victory team (UAE), Steni F2 world powerboat racing team, Class-1 in Sanya team (China) Formula 1 in Team Azerbaijan.


Some of Pals best results so far:

- Awarded Norwegian motorsport personality 2009
- World Champion Formula 4, 1998
- Australian Champion Class-1, 2008
- Australian Champion Class-1, 2009
- Australian Champion Class-1, 2010
- Nordic Champion S-550, 1996
- Norwegian champion F4, 1997
- Norwegian champion V-25, 2001
- Norwegian cup champion S-550, 1996
- # 1, European Formula 4, Paris 1998
- # 2, Nordic series, Formula 2, 2002
- # 2, European Ch, Offshore 3, 2001
- # 2, Norwegian Ch. Offshore 3, 2004
- # 2, Norwegian Ch. Offshore 3, 2005
- # 3, European championship Class-1, 09
- # 3, World championship Offshore C3, 02
- # 3, World championship, S-550, 1996
- # 4, European Championship S-550, 1995

Latest blogs

  • EDOX photoshoot

    EDOX shoot
    07.Feb 2017
    Today i had a photoshot with one of my main partners, EDOX Swiss Watches. A very cool brand with many models catching the maritime lifestyle.
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  • Marcialonga done

    Winter training
    29.Jan 2017
    I am very happy with my performance this year. I got the time 3.29.26. Very happy to cut my time in almost half comparing to last year :-) 
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  • Marcialonga 2017

    28.Jan 2017
    Once again i am ready for the highlight of the winter and my main training goal. The Marcialonga ski race in North Italy. 70K. Its crazy to see all the work that they put into it with no snow at all in the whole area!
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  • Ski training weekend

    Ski weekend
    13.Jan 2017
    A really nice and hard weekend with cross country skiing together with my training mates. This time we used the perfect tracks outside Lillehammer at Sjusjøen. Really nice conditions.
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  • Olympiatoppen test

    12.Jan 2017
    Today we had our first test for the year at the "Olympiatoppen" gym in Oslo. It went ok but room for improvements in some areas ;-) 
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