BATTLE OF BRITAIN: “We want to go one better this year” – Brooke

With round one of the Battle of Britain taking place this weekend, we’ve caught up with 2017 HSBC UK Elite GP champion, Josh Brooke, of the South East and Eastern team, ahead of their crunch match with last year’s elite men’s runners up, the Midlands. The South East and East and the Midlands traded away victories in two intense matches […]

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PREVIEW: Battle of Britain round one kicks off this weekend

The elite Cycle Speedway team racing calendar gets underway this weekend, with round one of the Battle of Britain series commencing on Sunday. Ipswich’s Whitton Raceway and Poole’s Harbourside Park are the venues, for what should be 4 excellent matches. The South East & East team won the elite men’s series on points difference in 2017 over close rivals the […]

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MATCH REPORT: Great Blakenham in top form against Hellingly

Hellingly Lions from Sussex travelled to Great Blakenham in Suffolk for a Division 1 and 2 encounter in the South East and Eastern league on Sunday. With the weather overcast and rather chilly, it did not deter Great Blakenham as they gave the Lions a right mauling. They provided 13 out 18 race winners, had only a single last place, […]

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MATCH REPORT: Resurgent Hull a force to be reckoned with

Sheffield travelled to Humberside for their opening away North and Scotland League fixture of 2018, Hull happy to be having their first match after last week’s washout at Edinburgh. Hull showed no rustiness as they put Sheffield to the sword, racing to a convincing 111-67 victory. The Stars had no Ed Morton, Niall Morton or Sam Haines, but even with […]

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MATCH REPORT: Coventry go down fighting

Coventry XL Motors Sabres Cycle Speedway fought all the way against their local rivals Birmingham Monarchs in their first Midland League home match of the season on Sunday, but ultimately succumbed to the strength of their neighbours. Despite the weather bringing many challenges over the winter, the track was in supreme condition and provided some excellent racing by both sides, […]

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2018 CLUB CHAMPIONSHIPS: Kesgrave To Host U10 CS Little League Club Championship

Following on from the inaugural event at Newport last year, there will be an U10 CS Little League Club Championship at Kesgrave on 12 May 2018 during the British Club Championship meeting. Six U10 teams contested a highly competitive championship at Newport in 2017 with Poole victorious. There was a run-off for second place with Coventry taking second ahead of […]

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MATCH REPORT: Brooke and Bacon continue strong Elite GP form in round one

Pierce Bacon (Ipswich) and Josh Brooke (Great Blakenham) took the honours at a sunny Cookson Park for the opening round of the HSBC UK Elite Grand Prix series, both riders heralding from the East and South East region,starting off how they finished the 2017 series, as winners. The junior event got the proceedings going, with a competitive field of 12 […]

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CLUB NEWS: Monarchs season is finally underway with victory

Birmingham Monarchs Cycle Speedway club finally got their season underway with a league win in Coventry on Sunday. The Sabres had already ridden one league match which balanced up the teams prior to start time. The first 5 heats were drawn and the racing super fast on an excellently prepared track. Heats 6 and 7 changed all that, with two maximums from […]

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MATCH REPORT: A&T maintain unbeaten start

Northern League Champions, Astley & Tyldesley, raced to another treble of victories in Sunday’s Northern League fixture at Bury. A&T recorded a convincing 102-75 win in the Division 1 match. The scores were level after heat 2, before A&T banged in five heat wins in the next six races, to hold a commanding 47-32 lead at the interval. The visitors […]

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CLUB NEWS: Hawks record first win of the season

Hethersett Hawks/Myhill Decorators secured their first win of the season when the B team travelled to Canning Town Rec and defeated East London, who dropped down a Division this season. Owen Wells, fresh from a promising debut in the British Elite Junior Grand Prix at Sheffield where he finished ninth with 13 points, had another good day in London. He […]

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TODAY’S RESULTS: Results from Sunday’s racing

Here are the results we have received so far from the fixtures for Sunday 15th April: Midland League Division One Coventry 82 – 96 Birmingham Division Two Coventry 79 – 71 Birmingham Division Three Coventry 51- 69 Birmingham Gold Cup Wednesfield – East Park North and Scotland League Division One Bury 75-102 Astley & Tyldesley Hull 111 – 67 Sheffield […]

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MATCH REPORT: Wednesfield finally get their league campaign underway

Wednesfield’s first Midland League match of the season took place on Sunday. There was no Division 3 match as Wednesfield unfortunately couldn’t get together a team due to riders/parents having other commitments. However their Divisions 2 and 1 teams did not let the wet weather conditions dampen their spirits. Despite the weather not being on their side, the Division 2 […]

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MATCH REPORT: Comets take spoils in opening fixture at Cookson

Sheffield Stars and Bury Comets opened their North & Scotland League season with three evenly matched contests at the Stars’ Cookson Park raceway. The Comets took the honours in the League One match by a 97-83 score line, with a solid team performance. The Comets had fewer race winners (8) to the Stars (10). Crucially recording only two last places to the Stars […]

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