The Isle of Wight’s Wight Warriors and Wizards are shaking things up with a four team tournament at the Andrew Younie Smallbrook Stadium tonight (Thursday).
UPDATED – Tonight’s (Thurs) meeting is cancelled due to the bad weather forecast
To add to the variety of the speedway fayre on offer the Island promoting team present something a little different in the shape of a four team tournament that will also feature the Weymouth Wildcats and Exeter Falcons.
The event runs over 16 heats with one rider from each team in each race.
The expected line-ups are:
Exeter ‘Chris Richards’ Falcons: Henry Atkins, Tom Brennan, Ryan Terry-Daley, Joe Alcock.
Isle of Wight ‘Wightlink’ Warriors: Ben Hopwood, Danno Verge, Chris Widman, Shaun Tedham.
Isle of Wight ‘Wightlink’ Wizards: Georgie Wood, Jamie Bursill, Tom Woolley, Joe Lawlor.
Weymouth ‘Damers Blinds’ Wildcats: Danyon Hume, Kelsey Dugard, Bradley Andrews, Alex Spooner.
As always gates will open at 5.30 pm with open pit access for half an hour from 5.45 pm, demonstration laps will be on track around 6.20 pm with the main rider parade at 6.45 pm and the first race starting at 7.00 pm.
UPDATED – Tonight’s (Thurs) meeting is cancelled due to the bad weather forecast.