|Track address||Sparbanken Arena|
|Team manager|| Marvyn Cox |
|Team captain||Peter Ljung|
|Colours||Blue and yellow|
|Track record time||55.2 seconds|
|Track record date||2005|
|Track record holder||Bjarne Pedersen and Niels-Kristian Iversen|
|Major team honours|
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