Polish energy group company - TAURON - has been announced as the title sponsor of this year's Individual European Championship. It is another year of a long-standing cooperation, which has an enormous impact on Speedway Euro Championship development.
TAURON Speedway Euro Championship is a four-round series about the title of Individual European Champion. This year, the best speedway riders of the Old Continent will fight for points in Częstochowa (June 17), Güstrow (August 5), Bydgoszcz (September 9) and Pardubice (September 22). We already know five permanent riders of the upcoming competition. The line-up includes current European Champion - Leon Madsen, last year's medallists - Janusz Kołodziej and Mikkel Michelsen, as well as the riders from places fourth and fifth taken last year - Patryk Dudek and Dominik Kubera. The rest of the stake will be known after the final of qualifications - SEC Challenge - which will be held in Nagyhalasz (Hungary) on May 14.
Today, Częstochowa hosted the press conference, which main topic was that TAURON Polska Energia has become the title sponsor of Speedway Euro Championship 2023.
- Speedway is a family sport that is extremely close to the hearts of Śląsk's fans. We are glad that, thanks to our support, this extraordinary motor sports competition will once again be held e.g in Częstochowa. Thanks to projects like this one, we can be closer to our customers and provide them unforgettable emotions - said Paweł Szczeszek, Chairman of the Board of TAURON Polska Energia.
Thanks to the long-standing cooperation, the series which is revealing the Individual European Champion has gained an importance in the speedway world. The support of TAURON was one of the most important factors which led Speedway Euro Championship finals to the Silesian Stadium in Chorzów.
- The support of such a major company as TAURON is extremely important for us. It is a distinction, but also expectations that we will certainly accomplish. We raised the level of SEC together, and now we continue our development. Thank you for your trust - said Karol Lejman, president of One Sport, the promoter of the TAURON SEC series.
Tickets for the finals of TAURON SEC are on sale (excluding Bydgoszcz). Fans can buy them via www.speedwayeuro.com.