Lawlor’s late burst wins Wight Coast Holidays US-style speedway challenge

Riders at American Speedway

The six man final race was undoubtedly one of the best races ever at the Smallbrook track.

Friday, 16th August, 2019 11:23am

By Rob Dyer

Popular US-style speedway meeting returns to the Isle of Wight

Speedway

This style of meeting gives scope for close racing, plenty of passing, surprise results and lots of skill as the riders manoeuvre past their rivals.

Tuesday, 13th August, 2019 4:42pm

By Rob Dyer

Warriors went on revenge mission in Mildenhall

Speedway rider, Connor King

Both sides were below full strength in the reverse fixture from last Thursday’s league defeat at Smallbrook.

Monday, 12th August, 2019 8:10am

By Rob Dyer

Plans for new ice rink and leisure centre criticised over ‘lack of detail’

ice and leisure centre plans - drawing

Although the application has received 225 letters of support, objections from the likes of Sport England, Island Roads, Ryde Town Council and Southern Vectis are starting to emerge, with many of them citing a lack of detail in the application.

Thursday, 8th August, 2019 6:08pm

By Sally Perry with 8 readers' comments

Sport England object to plans for Ryde ice rink and leisure centre (updated)

artist impression of the new silc in Ryde

Sport England oppose the proposal saying there is "little evidence is provided demonstrating the need for the new facilities".

Tuesday, 30th July, 2019 2:47pm

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Fundraising weekend planned for new Ice and Leisure Centre

artist impression of the new silc in Ryde

This inspiring and exciting new facility could be built and in use within 12 months say the applicants. A fundraising weekend is planned to coincide with the planning officer's decision.

Thursday, 18th July, 2019 9:44am

By Sally Perry with 2 readers' comments

Speedway Warriors seek revenge

Speedway

Co-promoter Barry Bishop is looking for a repeat of last week with more fantastic racing and two wins to celebrate.

Wednesday, 3rd July, 2019 11:19am

By Rob Dyer

Double whammy for Isle of Wight Speedway Warriors and Wizards

Speedway riders

The Isle of Wight ‘Wightlink’ Warriors and Wizards speedway teams dished up a veritable feast of top draw speedway action last night.

Friday, 28th June, 2019 2:51pm

By Rob Dyer

Speedway pairs take centre stage at annual Best Pairs Tournament (updated)

Riders on motorbikes at Speedway race

Look forward to some of the best racing of the season in the Annual Best Pairs tournament - and 19 year olds go free.

Monday, 17th June, 2019 6:55am

By Rob Dyer

Speedway Warriors felled by Gladiators again

Riders B Wilson(W) G Wood(R) A Extance(Y) on speedway track

Warriors co-promoter Barry Bishop says the team will need to raise their game for the next team meeting which is also against Plymouth at their track in ten days time.

Wednesday, 12th June, 2019 8:48am

By Rob Dyer

1000cc motorcyles with sidecar and no brakes return to Smallbrook after a decade away

sidecar speedway

The 1000cc motorcycles race clockwise without brakes over four laps, with only the skills of the driver and passenger steering the monster machines home safely.

Monday, 20th May, 2019 10:52am

By Rob Dyer

Best performance yet at Mildenhall, but not quite enough

Ben Morley

This was the best performance of Wightlink Warriors at Mildenhall for some time. They look to build on last week's home win now.

Monday, 29th April, 2019 9:52am

By Rob Dyer