MATCH REPORT: Team Green clinch 3rd successive Division 1 championship

Astley & Tyldesley are the 2019 North & Scotland League Division 1 champions! Team Green won the title for the third successive year with a convincing 102-73 win over local rivals Bury at Goshen on Sunday afternoon. On a warm, sunny afternoon, the track quickly dried out after pre-match watering. A hectic start to the match saw race exclusions in […]

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RESULTS: Today’s Regional Results

Here are the results from another busy day of regional racing: North & Scotland League Division 1 Bury 73 – 102 Astley & Tyldesley Astley & Tyldesley clinch Division 1 Championship Stockport 81 – 93 Hull Division 2 Bury 48 – 72 Astley & Tyldesley Fife 70 – 50 Edinburgh Fife 66 – 54 Sheffield Glasgow 47 – 72 Sheffield […]

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MATCH REPORT: Saints march to Cookson Glory

Heckmondwike Saints won round 4 of the Yorkshire League at Sheffield’s Cookson Park raceway on Wednesday evening, and now stand just one point behind leaders Hull (who surprisingly finished in third place). A dry but fast track provided plenty of opportunities for riders to overtake, and this they did in race after race. Heckmondwike got off to the best possible […]

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WEEKEND PREVIEW: Home Internationals & more regional racing

The 2019 Home Internationals are the main event of this weekend’s racing and these will be staged at Ipswich’s Whitton Sports Centre on Saturday. The day’s action kicks off at 10am with the Women’s Regional Pairs which is followed by the Over 40’s Home International at 11am, an event which England have won for the last 2 years. The Junior […]

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WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS: Gamage announces squads

Geoff Gamage, GB & England Over 40’s & Women’s Team Manager, has announced his squads for the World Championships in Poland The England Over 40’s World Cup squad is Craig Marchant (Leicester) (who will captain the side), Jason Ashford (Gt Blakenham), Steve Harris (Astley & Tyldesley), Dave Hemsley (Hull) and Norman Venson (Leicester) The GB Over 40’s squad to face […]

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HOME INTERNATIONAL: Changes for Ireland & Injury blow for Wales

Ireland have had to make some changes to their line-ups ahead of tomorrow’s Home Internationals at Ipswich. Phil Widdas has withdrawn from the Over 40’s squad as his wife has to go to hospital so Ireland’s team will be (not in riding order) co-managers Steve Copping & Gary Colby, Ray Pyke, Paddy Wenn & Dave Blackmore. Ireland’s Junior Select team […]

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MATCH REPORT: Manchester League Round 5

Bury hosted Round 5 of the Manchester League series at Goshen on a sunny Wednesday evening. The track was very dry and dusty throughout the evening’s racing. Astley & Tyldesley won the Division 2 match for the fifth match running, to clinch the league title for the sixth successive year. A&T’s Aiden Green,Tom Morrissey and Emily Burgess all raced unbeaten […]

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MATCH REPORT: Exeter Score A Fine Victory Over Newport

Exeter Aces continued their recent winning sequence, following their win against Horspath with a victory over Newport at Cofton Road.Although the 143-99 score was convincing in favour of Exeter, every race was hard-fought with Newport riders often starting well and leading during the first lap. However, the Aces’ showed great tenacity and track-craft, which resulted in some exciting overtaking maneuvers […]

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RESULTS: Today’s regional results

Here are the results of the matches staged on Sunday 30th June: Midland League Division One East Park 58 – 122 Leicester Division Two East Park 50 – 113 Leicester Leicester score includes 16 penalty points  Division Three East Park 35 – 45 Leicester Northern 4’s at Sheffield Astley 51, Bury 46, Stockport 43, Hull 39, Sheffield 29, Heckmondwike 28 […]

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HOME INTERNATIONAL: More squads announced

Two more squads have been announced for the Home Internationals at Ipswich on Saturday 6th July England Over 40’s Team Manager Geoff Gamage has announced his squad which is reigning World Over 40’s Champion Norman Venson (Leicester) (who will captain the side), Jason Ashford (Gt Blakenahm), Mark Whitehead (Leicester) and Jason Keith with Terry Kirkup as reserve Ireland co-managers Steve […]

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