Polish Speedway and Ice Speedway rider Grzegorz Knapp has been killed in an accident whilst competing in Belgium riding for Lelystad Windmills of the Dutch League. He was 35.
Knapp had recently risen to more prominence riding in Ice Speedway, but whilst not a household name he had a successful Polish League career riding for Lublin, Gdansk, Rawicz and Grudziadz im the Polish Ekstraliga. The experienced Pole had been riding for over seventeen years.
The whole of the Speedway family sends its condolences to his family and friends.