DISTINCTIONS AND HONORABLE MENTIONS

GOLDEN PENGUINS

After seventeen consecutive years of Penguins, in 1998, and upon reaching the age of majority, the "GOLDEN PENGUIN" awards or distinctions were created, with the aim of rewarding and distinguishing institutions on each hand. or personalities that have stood out for their hobby or their support for Motorcycling and for the professionals in the sport of Motorcycling who have stood out the most in the recently held championships.

2020

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ALEX RINS

In recognition of his career for Spanish Motorcycling, with a fabulous run in the 2019 Championship.

2019

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MAIKEL  LUMBER

Penta-CHAMPION of the world

To his successful career in the world of FreeStyle and extreme motorcycling.

2018

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D. JOAN MIR

Pilot

World champion in the MOTO3 category.

2017.

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D. HECTOR BARBERÁ

Pilot

Winner of 10 great prizes.

2014

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D. MAVERICK VIÑALES

Pilot

In recognition of his brilliant season culminating in the achievement of the Moto3 title.

2013

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D. POL ESPARGARÓ

Pilot

Recognition of his brilliant season culminating with the Moto2 world runner-up.

2012

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D. "NICO" TEROL

Pilot

Recognition for his brilliant season in the World Motorcycling Championship, culminating in victory in the 125 cc World Championship

2012

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SLING

Motorcycle brand

For the successes obtained in the Motorcycle World Championship with the obtaining of the title in MOTO GP and the support and collaboration with Penguins for 15 years

2010

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MR. JULIÁN SIMÓN

Pilot

In recognition of his excellent season in the 2009 world speed championship in which he managed to proclaim himself champion.

2009

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ANESDOR

Association

In recognition of his important work in defense of the motorcycle and motorcycling.

2008

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D. HÉCTOR FAUBEL

Pilot

Runner-up of the World-wide one in the category of 125 cc

2007

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Mr. JORGE LORENZO

Pilot

World Champion in the category

250 cc

2006

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JUAN CARLOS DE BORBÓN

King of Spain

As the first biker in the Nation for his hobby and support of motorcycling.

2005

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D. "NANI" ROME

Dakar pilot

Enduro, rally and raid rider. For his victory in the 2004 Paris Dakar Rally, being the first Spaniard to do so.

2004

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BULTACO

Motorcycle brand

Mythical mark of the history of Spanish motorcycling.

2003

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D. "FONSI" NIETO

Pilot

For his brilliant season in the 250 cc category of the Motorcycle World Championship, achieving the runner-up and best Spanish rider of the season.

2002

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SPANISH RED CROSS

Association

For his disinterested collaboration in all the catastrophes of the world.

2001

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MOTORCYCLING MAGAZINE

Specialized publisher

On its fiftieth anniversary.

2000

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RTVE

Television channel

For the coverage given to the World Motorcycling Championship.

1998

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D. ALBERTO PUIG

Pilot

In the year of his retirement as a pilot.

2020

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MAPFRE FOUNDATION

In recognition of his work in the area of Road Safety and Prevention, as well as Education and Awareness Programs around motorcycling.

2019

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"ANGEL NIETO" CIRCUIT OF JEREZ

Speed circuit

Recognition of the work in favor of the world of motorcycling .

2018

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D. ANGEL NIETO

"The Teacher"

Posthumous recognition of the first Spanish motorcycling champion,

12 + 1 times world champion.

2017.

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D. LUIS SALOM

Pilot

Posthumous recognition of the young Spanish Moto2 rider.

2014

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D. ALEX CRIVILLÉ

Pilot

Recognition for his long professional career and especially for being the first Spanish rider to become World Champion in the top category of Motorcycling.

2013

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D. "SITO" PONS

Pilot

Recognition and tribute to his brilliant career as a successful professional pilot and two world championships in the 250 cc category.

2012

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D. PHIL READ

Pilot

"The Prince of Speed". Seven world championships in the 60s and 70s;

first pilot to win the 125, 250 and 500 cc titles

2011

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D. GIACOMO AGOSTINI

Pilot

Motorcycling legend with the highest number of world titles (sixteen).

2010

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D. DENNIS NOYES

Sports journalist

Sports journalist specialized in motorcycling, through whose writings and comments all fans have felt a passion for this sport.

2009

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D. "TONI" BOU

Pilot Trial

Double world champion of trial in the emporada 2008 (indoor and outdoor).

2008

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Mrs. LAIA SÁNZ

Pilot Trial

Multi-champion of the trial world.

2007

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Mr. ÁLVARO BAUTISTA

Pilot

World Champion in the category

125 cc

2006

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D. ANGEL NIETO

"The Teacher"

Motorcycling legend rider with his 12+ 1 world speed titles.

2005

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REPSOL - YPF

Oil company

Recognition of his support for motorcycling and his sponsorship of leading teams in the World Championship

2004

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CIVIL PROTECTION

Entity

For his efforts in the prevention and safety of all.

2002

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D. TONI ELIAS

Pilot

For his brilliant 2001 season, in the 125 cc world championship

2001

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D. VALENTINO ROSSI

Pilot

For his world titles in 125, 250 cc and promising 1st season in 500 CC.

2000

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Mr. EMILIO ALZAMORA

Pilot

For obtaining the 125 cc World Title

1999

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D. CARLOS CHECA

Pilot

For his successful season 98 in the 500cc World Cup

1998

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Mr. JORGE MARTÍNEZ "ASPAR"

Pilot

In the year of his retirement as a pilot, after a brilliant sports career in the world speed championships.

2019

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GEORGE  MARTIN

Moto3 World Champion

In recognition of his fabulous season, culminating in the title of Moto3 Champion.

2018

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Mrs. ANA CARRASCO

Pilot

First female driver to win a test of the Supersport-300 World Championship.

2018

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RICARDO TORMO CIRCUIT

"CHESTE" (VALENCIA)

World Cup circuit

It houses the Grand Prix of the Valencian Community of the Motorcycling World Championship since 1999.

2017.

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Mr. José María Alonso Stolle

"Chemari"

Journalist

Always linked to motorcycling.

2014

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D. CARLOS CHECA

Pilot

Recognition of his pride, honesty and his long and brilliant professional career, being the first Spanish rider to win the SUPERBIKES World Championship.

2013

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MEDIASET Spain

TV channel

Recognition of his work, professionalism and successful support for the sport of motorcycling in his first year of broadcasting of the World Motorcycling Championship.

2012

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RTVE

TV channel

In recognition of his work, professionalism and support of motorcycling in all its forms and especially to so many years of broadcasts of the World Motorcycling Championship.

2011

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Mr. MARC MÁRQUEZ

Pilot

World Champion 2010 in 125 cc

2010

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DORNA SPORT

Sports promoter

Spanish company promoting the World Speed Championship and the Spanish Championship.

2009

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D. IVAN CERVANTES

Pilot Trial

Three times world champion and runner-up in the 2008 season.

2008

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ASPAR TEAM

Motorcycling Team

125 and 250 cc speed teams in the world championship.

2007

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RACC

Royal Automobile Club of Catalonia

In the year of its 100th Anniversary. In recognition of his work to promote and defend the motorcycle.

2005

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D. "DANI" PEDROSA

Pilot

World Champion in the 250 cc category First pilot to get the title in the first season participating in that category and also the youngest to get it.

2004

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D. "SETE" GIBERNAU

Pilot

For its brilliant season and combativeness in the 500 cc category

2003

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Royal Federation of

Motorcycling of Spain

Entity

On the 80th anniversary of its foundation and in recognition of the work done.

Mr. Juan M. Álvarez Pérez, President.

2002

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D. TONI ELIAS DEIX

Moto Cross rider

Spanish Moto Cross legend.

2001

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Mr. JORDI TARRÉS

Trial driver

Trial legend with 6 world titles.

2000

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D. ALEX CRIVILLÉ

Pilot

By obtaining the 500 cc World Title, the first Spanish to achieve it.

1999

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CIVIL TRAFFIC GUARD

Biker grouping

Group of bikers of the Civil Guard for their work on the road.

1998

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JUAN JOSÉ LUCAS

President of the Junta de Castilla y León

For his love of motorcycling and support for the Penguins Concentration.