CLUB NEWS: Steel takes bronze as Monarchs dip out of CS Cup Playoffs

The Birmingham Monarchs finished 3rd on Sunday in the Midlands regional Play Offs in Wednesfield which ends our play off hopes for 2017. Hosts Wednesfield took a comfortable victory with a strong 2nd half finish to finish on 106 points,  Leicester runners up on 86, Birmingham 68 and Coventry 57. The Monarchs were missing 3 key riders so it was […]

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MATCH REPORT: Monarchs hold off Coventry challenge

The Birmingham Monarchs wrapped up their league programme by taking victory in the 1st division match over Coventry, although both 2nd and 3rd division teams fell to defeats. Four riders who were successful podium finishers in last weekends British Championships were on show at Perry Bar, including Open Champion Myke Grimes. Nick Yarworth from British Cycling was also on hand […]

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CLUB NEWS: Timms and Humphries Monarchs success stories

This bank holiday was the sport’s British Championships weekend with plenty of Monarchs riders entered into the various competitions. Two Monarchs riders featured on the rostrum from different ages of the spectrum. The Birmingham club had spent time getting the track and surroundings ready for action as they hosted the Open Semi final stages on both Saturday and Sunday. A […]

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MATCH REPORT: East Park look to re-build after heavy defeat

At 1pm on Sunday, East Park Wolves hosted a Midland League division 3 junior match against Birmingham, which features new riders trying to make their name in the Cycle Speedway game. The Wolves conceded the match by 31-48. John Walsh, Alicia Gdowska, Brendon Sidebotham, Ethan Schambley, and Wolverhampton Wheeler’s Will Farmer did their best, but Birmingham’s mini Monarchs were just to good. […]

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CLUB NEWS: Birmingham make successful weekend of racing

Birmingham Monarchs took victory in league action at East Park on Sunday, with all 3 teams winning their division matches, 24 hrs previous having hosted the Eurovets Orchid Masters in awful conditions. Track conditions on Saturday proved troublesome, with two huge downpours of rain leaving the track unridable, however massive efforts were made by both volunteers and riders to rid […]

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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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MATCH REPORT: Monarchs unbeaten run comes to an end against Aces

Birmingham’s unbeaten run to the season ended on Sunday, with a narrow defeat to reigning champions Wednesfield Aces in the Midland League, although the juniors maintained their impressive winning sequence. Both teams were evenly matched, however the visitors had the edge from the off. The Aces started with 2 heat advantages to move 4 points clear and it wasn’t until […]

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