He’s a home-grown hero who took out World Championship glory back in 2012, with more Australian and State titles to boot. Chris Holder sat down with Motorcycling Australia to give the inside edge on his hometown and hobbies outside of Speedway. 


Chris Holder





Bike Colours:

Black, Blue and Fluro Yellow


Monster Energy, Castrol and Tru7.com

Hometown (city and state)?

Appin, New South Wales

Home track in Australia?

Appin, New South Wales

How many years riding?

Over 25 years!

Career highlights:

2012 FIM Speedway World Champion, 5 time Australian Senior Solo Speedway Champion, 4 times Australian Under 21 Solo Speedway Champion and 5 times New South Wales Speedway Champion!

Teams racing for overseas?

KS Torun (Poland) and Indianerna (Sweden)

What can’t you live without?


Tell us something we don’t know about you.

Never! 😛


Motocross and the beach!


If you aren’t following Chris on his new FIM Speedway World Champion Campaign, you can check out all his latest updates via Facebook, Instagram and Twitter!



Photographs courtesy of Christopher Horne