The Story Of Stefan Lindberg
Below is an interactive timeline following Stefan Lindbergs journey and ambitions across his professional sporting career, personal life, and success as a Business Owner
The Journey Begins
Stefan Lindberg was born in Lunden, Göteborg, Sweden on March 6th 1954. Stefan was the second Son of his Father, Gösta Lindberg and Mother, Ella Lindberg. he had one Older Brother, Göran Lindberg (born 1949).
Stefan started karting in 1968 as a hobby, which directly connected him to the Komet Spalding Karting Team and the Swedish National junior karting Team, together with team member Eje Elgh.
- From 1968 to 1970 Stefan competed as a professional Driver for Komet Spalding Karting Team
In 1995 Stefan Lindberg returned to professional driving as a driver for Isokern Spalding Endurance Race team. Alongside Teammates: Leif Spalding, Ralf Holmström and Anders Johansson.
Stefan Lindberg started his professional sailing career as a crew member alongside brothers Sture Sundén and Jörgen Sundén in 1974 in an IF (International Folkbåt) Boat during the Marstrands regatta, Sweden.
Prosport AB starts connecting
Stefan Lindberg wanted to be a part of connecting businesses within the sporting industry that would otherwise not consider a relationship, the company acts as advisors and organisers that enable large companies to come together for projects such as Sponsorships, and team management and Senior sports advisors.
In 1973 Stefan Lindberg had the idea to expand the company and introduced new services such as Restoration, Construction of chimney systems, and ventilation systems.
This part of the Family business became known as SKORSTENSSPECIALISTEN (The Chimney specialist).