Brian Andersen

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Brian Andersen
Born (1971-03-13) March 13, 1971 (age 50)
NationalityFlag of Denmark.svg  Denmark
Career history
1991 Poznań (POL)
1995, 1997 Rzeszów (POL)
1998-1999 Leszno (POL)
2000 Wrocław (POL)
2001 Częstochowa (POL)
1992-1999 Coventry Bees (GBR)
2000-2002 Oxford Cheetahs (GBR)
Individual honours
1995, 1999 Danish Champion
1991 U-21 World Champion

Brian Andersen (born March 13, 1971) is a Danish international motorcycle speedway rider who rode in the Speedway Grand Prix between 1997 and 2001, and in the 2001 Speedway World Cup. He won the Individual Speedway Danish Championship in 1995 and 1999, and the 1991 Individual Speedway Junior World Championship.


He was part of the Oxford Cheetahs title winning team in 2001.

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