LETTERS: Poole’s Euros verdict? Well satisfied!

Graham Sutton has sent us in his reflections of a successful weekend of Cycle Speedway racing in the 2016 ICSF European Championships. With the dust now settled on the European Championships, the club can reflect on a job well done as another successful top flight promotion finds its way into the record books. Excellent racing, healthy attendances and perfect weather […]

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LETTERS: A disappointing day

British Cycling Cycle Speedway Commission chairman and board member, Colin Docker, was hoping to catch some CS action this weekend, but was left disappointed following a fixture change: Having a free weekend (I’ve been on the road all week with Tour Series), I thought “take a look at the website and see if there are any CS meetings within reasonable […]

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LETTERS: Rider – or actually a spectator

Tim Jarvis has written in with some concerns regarding riders studying at university not being permitted to compete in regional racing. Am I correct to assume that cycle speedway has thousands and thousands of riders chasing too few opportunities to race? Do we need to restrict numbers to stop overcrowding at tracks?   What I witnessed today would appear to give […]

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LETTERS: 50 years of Tyneside CS

Les Gustafson has written in to inform us of another 50th anniversary taking place tomorrow: Reading the item about Heathersett’s 50th, reminded me that tomorrow (Saturday 23rd), is 50 years to the day since the first recorded Tyneside Test Match took place by the seafront in South Shields. The second leg took place two weeks later at the Newcastle track […]

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LETTERS: ICSF Worlds too expensive for northern riders

Norman Angell has written in regarding the 2015 ICSF World Championships schedule we posted yesterday, expressing his concern for our northern riders. Re the now-published itinerary for the World Championship events. It seems that the North/South political divide has spread to Cycle Speedway. There is nothing happening north of Leicester. There are eight Cycle Speedway clubs north of that city […]

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