SKF and its authorised distributor, Sprint Engineering & Lubricants (SE&L) sponsor Chris ‘Bomber’ Harris, the UK’s celebrated speedway rider and World Championship Grand Prix competitor. SE&L director, Gary Smith and Bomber Harris discuss the demands speedway racing places on bearings.
Sprint have sponsored Bomber for around 5 years and he is one of the top 15 riders in the world. He races in 3 leagues across Europe (UK, Poland & Denmark) and also competes in World Championship Grand Prix series that involves the top 15 riders in the world racing in 12 meetings across the world. The rider with the highest number of points at the end of the 12 rounds becomes World Champion.
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