RIDER NEWS: Burgess Runner-up in Young Sports Achiever Category

Many congratulations to Emily Burgess, a member of Astley & Tyldesley Cycling Club, who was runner up in the Young Sports Achiever category at the Inspired Wigan #BelieveSportsAwards 2019, at the DW Stadium on Friday evening. Cycle speedway racer Emily won two British Individual titles at the end of the 2018 season and won the World u-16 Girls Individual Final […]

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RIDER NEWS: Mould nominated for Performance of the year award

Open World Champion Ben Mould is one of 4 nominees for Welsh Cycling’s Performance of the Year award which will be awarded at the Welsh Cycling Awards Dinner on Saturday 12th October. There is a live poll which can be accessed by the following link: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLScmyaWC_r1V-elHhoR7MvHPM181N64lH1o3dagpru76gR9INA/viewform The poll closes at 8.30pm on Saturday

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RIDER NEWS: Garnett gets late Polish League call up

When Poole based Fraser Garnett thought his season was finally over he received a welcome call with the invitation to compete for Swietochlowice in their Polish League play off fixture with Leszno this coming weekend. There is no doubt that after his successful achievements during the 2017 World Championships in Adelaide in addition to his outstanding performance at both senior and […]

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NEWS: Herbert joins British Cycling CS Commission

Top women’s racer, Charlie Jane Herbert, has accepted British Cycling’s invitation to serve on the Cycle Speedway commission following last month’s departure of Myke Grimes. Herbert, the 2014 British Champion and Great Britain squad member, is an influential figure in women’s racing and provides a welcomed balance to the commission, which is currently headed by British Cycling board member and […]

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OBITUARY: Les Grimes

Former long standing servant of the Cycle Speedway scene in Coventry, Les Grimes (pictured wearing number 3), sadly passed away last Sunday evening. Father of current British champion Myke, Les had suffered from Alzheimer’s Disease for many years. He was 69 years of age. He came from a golden era of the sport in the Godiva city in the sixties […]

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RIDER NEWS: Evans recognised by former school

Astley and Tyldesley’s Max Evans was recognised by his former primary school last month, for his achievement in racing for the Great Britain junior team in Australia last winter. Former pupils Max Evans and Ella Toone were invited to officially open the new extension at St. George’s Central Primary School, Tyldesley, appropriately enough on St. George’s Day. The two international […]

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RIDER NEWS: Iron Dan

Dan Chambers is undertaking some endurance events this year in order to fundraise money for charities. If you would like to donate to any of the charities mentioned in the article below then visit the mydonate page at the bottom of the article: Throughout 2018 I will be competing in several endurance sporting events whilst also raising £2700 for Macmillan […]

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