GAS HILL GASP: Buxton makes it a hat-trick of wins

Hethersett’s Olly Buxton won his third consecutive Gas Hill Gasp on Friday night. The popular event sees riders across disciplines sprinting up the steep Gas Hill in Norwich, and attracted a big crowd with 89 competitors. Here’s how the Cycle Speedway riders finished up: U16 1st Daniel Longlands (Hethersett) 2nd Paul Delaiche (Hethersett) Adult 1st Olly Buxton (Hethersett) 2nd Jamie […]

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HOME INTERNATIONAL: Wales squad announced

Joint Welsh team managers, Mark Carmichael and Jack Harrold, have released their squad for tomorrow’s Home International in Bury. Adam Bennett, Carl Parfitt, Dean Hook, Mark Winwood and Jack Harrold make up the senior team. The juniors sees Carl Parfitt doubling up, with Sean Bennett, Callum Goward, Ryan Winwood and Billy Winwood completing the line up. The veterans features Mark […]

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HOME INTERNATIONAL: Mullinder names England vets team

England Veterans’ manager, Steve Mullinder, has selected a strong side to contest the Veterans Home International at Bury this Saturday. Leicester’s Craig Marchant and Norman Venson, join Swindon’s Steve Harris, Wednesfield’s Mark Griffiths and Bury’s own Neil Howarth, to make up the England team. The Home International features senior, junior and veteran teams from England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland, and are […]

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MATCH REPORT: Narrow defeat for Exeter against Newport

Exeter Aces were narrowly defeated by reigning league champions Newport, in a thrilling SW&W league encounter at Cofton Road last weekend. The Aces took an early lead, by taking advantage after the exclusion of Newport’s Sean Bennett for foul riding in heat 3. Exeter built on this lead, with Craig Nethercott, Dan Winchester, Owen Tidball and Connor Tucker all achieving […]

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MATCH REPORT: Hammers register home win against Swindon

Last Sunday, Horspath welcomed local rivals Swindon Robins to the Village Recreation Ground. Unfortunately for Swindon, top rider Steve Harris was racing in Poland, and with Shaun Rudman unavailable and Jim Bailey currently sidelined, the Robins could only track five riders against the Hammers, who were only missing Dave Liebermann with the back injury picked up at Poole last weekend. […]

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MATCH REPORT: Hawks win to keep up play-off chance

Hethersett Hawks/Myhill Decorators kept their play-off chances alive after two wins in seven days in the South East & Eastern League Division 1. Having completed the double over local rivals Norwich Stars in an typically action-packed local derby, they took a much weaker team to face bottom club East London and came away from the capital with the points. Scott […]

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TODAY’S RESULTS: Regional Results From Around The Country

Here are the fixtures and results (when they arrive) from today’s action in the Midlands, South East and East and South West and Wales leagues. Midlands Division One Coventry 69 – 109 Wednesfield Division Two Coventry 74 – 75 Wednesfield Division Three Coventry 84 – 66 Wednesfield South East and East Division One East London 78 – 82 Hethersett Hellingly […]

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FIXTURES: Birmingham v Poole cancelled

This week’s Anglo-Welsh cross over league fixture between Birmingham and Poole has been cancelled at the request of Poole due to unavailability of riders. A Birmingham spokesman said: “We assume this fixture will not be re-run unless dates are offered for restaging by Poole, and the points therefore claimed by Birmingham.” Cover photo by Graham Robins.

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NEWS: Last chance to check your fitness by assistinging an MSc student

There is a final opportunity for volunteers to take part in a study that Hull coach Andy Schofield is conducting into the physiological and performance characteristics of cycle speedway riders, as part of his postgraduate MSc in strength & conditioning at York St John University. Participants must be at least 18 years old, of general good health and be competing […]

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