CLUB NEWS: Double glory for Monarchs at Indoor Championships

Birmingham Monarchs Cycle Speedway team took double glory in Coventry last weekend at the 2 day Indoor championships, racing to team and individual success with Ricki Johnson in near unstoppable form. Saturday saw the Monarchs drawn in the Semi final of death as the strongest of the 3 Semis. There was no need to worry as the Birmingham men cruised to an unexpected […]

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CLUB NEWS: Wells gets Hethersett’s 1st British Individual podium place in 15 years

HETHERSETT HAWKS / YELLOW BRICK MORTGAGES had their first podium place at a British Individual Championship for 15 years when Owen Wells rode superbly to be runner-up in the British Junior Indoor Championships in Coventry. He dropped two points in his five races to earn a place in a sudden-death race-off for the title against Lewis Brinkhoff from Suffolk The […]

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RESULTS: British Indoor Championships Day 2

Here are the results from day 2 of the British Indoor Championships at Sports Connexion, Ryton on Dunsmore: British Women’s Indoor Championship Lauren Hookway (Exeter) 16, Lucy Whitehead (Leicester) 14, Michelle Whitehead (Leicester) 13, Chloe pearce (Ipswich) 12, Gemma Hill (Ipswich) 11, Charlie-Jane Herbert (Ipswich) 11, Elizabeth Rigley (Leicester) 10, Laura Watson (Sheffield) 9, Honey Whitehead (Leicester) 8 British Open […]

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OBITUARY: Brian Makepeace

33/18 News was saddened to learn that Brian Makepeace passed away in the Dorset County Hospital, Dorchester on Christmas Day at the age of 80 following a series of illnesses. Brian was a top quality team manager and administrator during his time in cycle speedway and was the subject of a large feature in the “50 Years of Cycle Speedway” […]

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