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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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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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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COACHING: Cycle Speedway Specific Coaching Course postponed

The Level 2 Cycle Speedway specific coaching course due to be held on 21st April has had to be cancelled due to a very low number of candidates. It will be rescheduled for October this year. British Cycling’s Cycle Speedway commissioner for coaching commented: “This is very disappointing and worrying. British Cycling’s insurance only covers coaches who are discipline specific qualified […]

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MATCH REPORT: Poole get their home season underway with Spring Cup win

The weather did its best to spoil the season opener at Harbourside Park but Poole and Horspath contested an entertaining Spring Cup encounter, reduced to a straight two team event after Newport defaulted citing transport problems. Zac Payne provided the spearhead for the Hammers and his encounters with the home trio of Dawid Bas, Maciej Ganczarek and skipper Dean Hook […]

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CLUB NEWS: Monarchs race for Individual Glory

Birmingham Monarchs Cycle Speedway riders have been concentrating on individual racing whilst the weather has decimated all league racing up to last weekend. With the meeting against Wednesfield postponed due to heavy rain the weekend before, there has still been no team action this season so far for the Monarchs. It was the opening round of the British Youth and Junior league (BYJL) […]

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CLUB NEWS: Hethersett finally get their season underway

Hethersett Hawks/Myhill Decorators finally got their 2018 season off the starting blocks following one match cancelled by snow and very little on-track practice time. Conditions were not ideal for those not at full fitness as a heavy track welcomed Great Blakenham to the Memorial Playing Field. Both sides had first-team riders absent so called on their second-team squads and the […]

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RESULTS: Results From Today’s action

Here are the results that we have had so far from today’s action: Midland League Division One East Park 63 – 117 Coventry Division Two East Park 71 – 78 Coventry Division Three East Park 44 – 76 Coventry Gold Cup Wednesfield – Leicester North and Scotland League Division One Astley & Tyldesley 105-74 Stockport Sheffield 83 – 97 Bury […]

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