Flint is Sweden bound

Berwick teenager Leon Flint will ply his trade at home and abroad in 2020.

Monday, 2nd December 2019, 12:54 pm
Leon Flint.

The 16 year-old, who made his senior debut with his home-town club last season, is widely regarded as one of speedway’s hottest young properties.Having already signed up to race with the Bandits in the Championship again next year, he has now agreed a deal to also race in Sweden with Eskilstuna, who are based near Stockholm.Eskilstuna say they have called on Flint to bolster their squad in case of injuries.Leon’s father, and Berwick manager, Gary said: “It could be a great opportunity for Leon. He has already raced in France, Poland and Germany, and is going to Australia this winter.””