|Date of birth:||10.02.1987|
|Place of birth:||Ostrów Wielkopolski, Poland|
28-year-old rider, born in Ostrów Wielkopolski. Started his career in Polonia Piła – club, which he represented in 2003. In 2007, together with his Polish national teammates, became the Junior Speedway World Team Champions. What's interesting, 2015 season is the first, when Szczepaniak has represented the club from Ostrów.
Rider was given a wild card for the great final of Speedway European Championships series taking place in his home city on September 19. „Szczepan” has been showing off some great results at the Ostrów track. Over 2 points average per heat causes that among the best European riders, he won't be on a hiding to nothing.
After receiving the wild card, Mateusz admitted that he simply wants to enjoy his racing, fight for the most possible points and what's most important – present his best in front of his home crowd.