Tag Archives: Simon Stead

Civic reception for the Speedway victors.

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Robins buzzing at Abbey with 51-39 win over The Bees

SWINDON moved to the top of the Elite League table with a 51-39 win over Coventry in a bruising battle at the Abbey Stadium. An incident-packed meeting saw several riders suffer falls, but the Robins’ all-round strength enabled them to take maximum points over a Bees side whose scoring was dominated by Chris Harris and […]

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Swindon tame swashbuckling Pirates.

SWINDON boss Alun Rossiter paid tribute to his team after a hard fought 50-43 victory over title rivals Poole in front of a bumper crowd at the Abbey on Thursday. Rossiter’s side claimed all three points against a powerhouse Pirates side who relied heavily on spectacular Australian duo Darcy Ward and Chris Holder. And he […]

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Stead back in the fold for Poole clash.

SWINDON have moved to clarify the situation with British star Simon Stead after a weekend of speculation surrounding his future with the club. Robins bosses can confirm Stead, who celebrated his testimonial with a hugely successful meeting last week, will be in the side for Thursday’s vital meeting with title rivals Poole at the Abbey. […]

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Hans Andersen wins Stead Teatimonial.

HOME MAN Hans Andersen romped to an eighteen point maximum to win the Simon Stead Testimonial at Swindon on Thursday. It was a star-studded lineup that turned out for Steady and a healthy crowd packed the Abbey, but it was a Swindon Robin that stole the show with a faultless performance. It was an entertaining […]

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Super speedway riders gather for Stead’s night

SOME of the biggest names in world speedway will line up at Swindon on Thursday to celebrate the career of Great Britain star Simon Stead (7.30). Despite contending with a congested fixture list, ‘Steady’ has managed to attract a line-up worthy of any event and the meeting promises to be amongst the most entertaining in […]

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More support for Simon’s night.

AUSTRALIAN legend Ryan Sullivan will make one of his only appearances in Britain this year at the Simon Stead Testimonial in August. Flying’ Ryan has not ridden in Britain since 2008 but has agreed to visit the Abbey on August 16 to ride for Steady, a former colleague at Peterborough. Sullivan now plies his trade […]

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Speedway: Swindon Robins v Eastbourne

Elite League: SWINDON 53 EASTBOURNE 38 SWINDON closed the gap at the top of the Sky Sports Elite League with a convincing win against Eastbourne at the Abbey. The Robins moved back to four-points behind leaders Poole and had skipper Hans Andersen to thank who storming to a faultless 15-point maximum. There was also some […]


Top riders added to Stead’s list.

  Copy from:   www.swindonrobins.co TWO of the brightest talents in world speedway have signed up to ride in the Simon Stead Testimonial at Swindon on Thursday, August 16. The first of those is current world number two Chris Holder, who will surely start as one of the favourites to win the star-studded meeting. Holder is […]