International motorcycle speedway rider and Olympic speaker, Henrik Gustafsson knows what it’s like to be at the very pinnacle of a chosen sport. As a sports speaker, Henrik discusses his experience of motorsports and the skills needed to succeed in the action-packed sport. Determined and brave, he is an expert in pushing himself out of his comfort zone.
Individually, the Swedish rider was Swedish Under-21 Champion every year from 1986 to 1989 and the Swedish Champion in 1995 and 2000. As for the team honours, Henrik was World Pairs Champion in 1993; World Team Cup winner in 1994 and 2000; the Swedish Pairs Champion in 1994; the Polish League Championship winner in 1993, 1997, 1998 and 2000; and the Craven Shield Winner and Danish League Champion in 2005.
Henka’s international career has seen him riding for Germany in 1990, Poland between 1992 and 2003, and for Great Britain between 1990 and 2005. His time in the UK saw him ride in the British Elite League for the King’s Lynn Stars, followed by a spell with the Belle Vue Aces. The Olympic speaker also rode for the Poole Pirates and the Oxford Cheetahs in 2005.
Audiences love to hear Henrik’s tales of what life is like in such an adrenaline-pumping sport, where being a strong individual performer is just as important as being a team player. Dedication and commitment are just as vital as pure talent and unbridled enthusiasm and passion. An expert in peak performance, Henrik has quickly become a popular speaker thanks to his infectious passion and confidence on stage.
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When featuring at events Henrik is known to discuss such topics as:
- Drive & Determination
- Calm Under Pressure
- Going For Gold
- Peak Performance
- Overcoming Challenges
Over the course of her career Henrik earned the following achievements:
- Two Swedish Champion Individual Honours in 1995 and 2000
- Four Swedish Under-21 Champion Individual Honours in 1986, 1987, 1988 and 1989
- A Nordic Longtrack Champion Individual Honours in 1988
- A Swedish Longtrack Champion Individual Honours in 1989