Isle of Wight Speedway

Isle of Wight Speedway used to take place on most Tuesday evenings, Island Speedway offers something for those who love the thrill of speed. Sadly this is on a pause.

It took place at Smallbrook Stadium just outside Ryde,. Here’s the regular update of our Isle of Wight team, the Wightlink Islanders we published.

Hard-earned victory for Wightlink Warriors

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The speedway Warriors achieved a hard-earned victory over Kent Kings in last night's National League meeting, taking a maximum heat advantage in the final race to secure the victory and all three league points.

Friday, 23rd June, 2017 12:10pm

By Rob Dyer

Reduced speedway team defeated by Birmingham

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Contractual issues meant returning reserve Tyler Govier didn't take part in last night's race, which the Wightlink Warriors went on to lose to Birmingham.

Wednesday, 14th June, 2017 8:10am

By Rob Dyer

Speedway: Warriors hopeful of securing new faces

Warriors versus Plymouth Ian Groves

Co-promoter Martin Widman reports the Warriors are very hopeful of securing some new faces very shortly.

Friday, 2nd June, 2017 9:02am

By Rob Dyer

Speedway: Washed out Warriors

Ben Wilson

The speedway meeting was called to a halt after five races last night after the light rain increased in intensity.

Friday, 19th May, 2017 8:51am

By Rob Dyer

Warriors rocked by Greaves departure

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The Wight Warriors will be welcoming the Lakeside Hammers to the Andrew Younie Smallbrook stadium this Thursday, but without Nathan Greaves who has joined another club.

Tuesday, 9th May, 2017 11:42am

By Rob Dyer

Speedway fraternity celebrate life of Warriors legend

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There's free entry Thursday at Island Speedway, as the fraternity celebrate the life of late Bryn Williams, Warriors former stadium announcer and press officer who sadly passed away last year.

Tuesday, 18th April, 2017 8:15am

By Rob Dyer

Island Speedway: Determined Cockle in trophy bid tonight

Wight Warriors speedway

Warriors’ captain James Cockle emerged from practice day to tell fans that he was determined to defend his title tonight.

Thursday, 13th April, 2017 8:51am

By Rob Dyer

Sealey sealed for Warriors speedway

Wight Warriors speedway

Jamie Sealey - who has become the seventh rider for Wightlink Warriors in 2017 - shone through at the press and practice day on Saturday.

Monday, 10th April, 2017 7:10am

By Sally Perry

Speedway: All welcome to Wight Warriors Practice Day

Wight Warriors speedway

Watch the riders free of charge this Saturday at Smallbrook Stadium in Ryde.

Wednesday, 5th April, 2017 12:58pm

By Sally Perry

Ferry discounts announced for Speedway fans

Wight Warriors speedway

Wightlink's support and sponsorship of Island Speedway will make a big difference to the Warriors in 2017 say Warriors boss.

Tuesday, 14th March, 2017 6:59am

By Barry Bishop

Island Speedway offering support for Isle of Wight businesses

Wight Warriors speedway

Island Speedway are offering free advertising for three Isle of Wight companies in the coming year.

Thursday, 9th March, 2017 8:04am

By Barry Bishop

Speedway boss ‘totally heartbroken’ by multiple break-ins

Wight Warriors speedway

Smallbrook was subject to multiple break-ins over the weekend. Wightlink Warriors boss says the break-ins are not just an attack on the stadium, but on all the work put in by volunteers.

Wednesday, 1st March, 2017 2:10pm

By Barry Bishop