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WARRIORS WELCOME NEW SPONSORS FOR 2017 SEASON

The Wightlink Warriors speedway team have this week welcomed 2 new sponsors for the forthcoming 2017 season. Following their support in 2016, local firm MCM Construction Ltd, an established building and civil engineering contractor, has become a committed sponsor for the new season which gets underway next month. MCM’s Managing Director, Brendan McMahon said: “MCM are delighted to offer sponsorship to …

WIGHTLINK WARRIORS TO SUPPORT START-UP BUSINESSES

The Wightlink Warriors are to support start-up and new businesses on the Isle of Wight with a selection of different promotional activities. Wightlink Warriors Commercial Director, Barry Bishop, explains: “When Martin and I returned Speedway to the Isle of Wight we really valued the support of individuals and businesses across the Island and south coast that gave us a helping hand …

WIGHTLINK WARRIORS FORCED INTO TEAM CHANGE

The Wightlink Warriors have been forced in to a team change following the National League coordinator’s assessment that Harland Cook’s average must be 4.18 for the league and this will be 0.16 over the 39 points limit set at the AGM.  The speedway team’s management have been left struggling to understand the ruling, which at the eleventh hour has left a …

HAHA TRAINING BACK WITH THE WARRIORS IN 2017

HAHA Training, the award winning barbering and hairdressing apprenticeship and training company are back with the Wightlink Warriors speedway team in 2017.  Steve Churcher from HAHA Training said: “HAHA Training have closely monitored the amazing progress and hard work that has been dedicated to bringing back Speedway to the Isle of Wight. Barry, Martin & Jackie have an amazing support …

ALL INVITED TO CELEBRATION OF BRYN WILLIAMS’ LIFE

The Wightlink Warriors are to stage a free-to-attend speedway meeting to celebrate the life of the late Bryn Williams and his contribution to speedway. All are invited to the meet against the Weymouth Wildcats NL Select Team, which will take place at the Andrew Younie Stadium on Thursday 20th April at 19:00. Warriors’ Commercial Director, Barry Bishop said: “Bryn Williams …

NEW YOUNG ADULT ADMISSION PRICE FOR ISLAND SPEEDWAY

The Wightlink Warriors are to introduce a new price range this season for young adults aged 17 – 20. The deal puts in place a step up entry price from child’s pricing, which is free, to adult pricing at £12. The Wightlink Warriors want to make it easy for fans to register for Young Adult entry prices. Fans will need …

SPEEDWAY TEAM LAUNCH BOXER SHORTS RANGE

The Wightlink Warriors speedway team have this week launched the ‘Warriors Inside’ boxer shorts range in association with Hedgehog Racing and Big Boy Boxers. The boxers,which are made from Cotton and Lycra, is the latest innovative promotional idea to come out of the club. Wightlink Warriors Commercial Director Barry Bishop said: “We are always looking to be different and ahead …

YOUNG LIONS’ PRE-SEASON TRAINING VISIT A SUCCESS

The GB Young Lions speedway riders have headed back to the mainland following a successful 3-day pre-season training camp at Smallbrook Stadium in Ryde. Welcomed to the Isle of Wight by the Wightlink Warriors’ management, the Young Lions have utilised the Island’s speedway track – one of the biggest in the country – to enhance their skills ahead of the …

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