Swindon Supermarine sailed to the top of Division One South & West with a 4-1 win against Fleet at the Webbswood Stadium. Ashley Edenborough started the rampage on 16 minutes and Josh Morse flicked home Edenborough’s cross for the second just before the break. Aaron Ferris made it 3-0 just after the break. Simba Mlambo […]
Sport shorts: Speedway update
DANISH ace Mads Korneliussen is the latest rider to be confirmed for the Bob Kilby Memorial at Blunsdon on March 14. Korneliussen rode for Swindon between 2006-08, and also in 2010, and has often shown good form around his old home circuit on his returns – including a four-ride maximum last April. He will be […]
Sport shorts – Speedway
FORMER Swindon favourite Grzegorz Zengota will be back at the Abbey Stadium for the first meeting of the new season. The Polish rider, who will be on loan to Elite League rivals Coventry this season, has accepted an invitation to race in the Bob Kilby Memorial on Thursday March 14. Zengota showed many promising signs […]
Speedway shorts – Bob Kilby Memorial Meeting update.
SWINDON’S Elite League title-winner Troy Batchelor is the first confirmed starter for the Bob Kilby Memorial Meeting at Blunsdon. Excalibur Comminuations Robins will launch the new season with the prestigious individual event on Thursday March 14, with a strong line-up expected. Batchelor, who played a big part in the Robins’ 2012 triumph and was recently […]
Swindon to host top speedway meeting.
SWINDON Speedway will again host the biggest individual event in the Elite League calendar this year. The Abbey Stadium will stage the Elite League Riders’ Championship on Saturday, October 12 after the big success of the 2012 event. It means the top rider from every Elite League club will do battle for the prestigious title […]
Supermarine: Swindon Supermarine FC are pleased to announce that they have been voted South & West Team of the Month for November, our second consecutive win for our league. But on this occasion we have also won the Evo-Stik Southern League Team of the Month and will be rewarded with £100 worth of pro-star vouchers! […]
What have Jahmene Douglas and X-factor to do with sport?
Answer: The all turn on Swindon’s Christmas Lights. Yes Swindon’s sporting heroes and Olympic torch bearers lined up alongside the X-factor sensation Jahmene Douglas to switch on Swindon’s Town Centre Lights. Almost 3 time the average County Ground crowd, about 28,000, gathered in the Parade and Wharf Green to see the fun and interviews with […]
Third in Robins line up.
SWINDON have snapped up 2012 Premier League winner Ashley Birks to fill one of their reserve berths for next season. The 22-year-old former motocross star has enjoyed a rapid rise through the ranks in the shale sport over the last three years, and Robins bosses believe he has the potential to make the grade in […]
Civic reception for the Speedway victors.
The Mayor of Swindon Cllr. Mick Bray held a Civic Reception for the victorious Swindon Robins Speedway Team and praised their victory. Manager Alun Rossiter received a trophy from the Mayor in recognition of the teams efforts in Winning the Elite League Trophy in a dramatic play-off against Poole. The new sponsors, Excalibur, were also […]
Speedway 2013 already reving up for Robins with new season main sponsors.
ELITE League Speedway champions Swindon Robins have been handed a massive boost ahead of the defence of their title. The Abbey Stadium club, who swept aside Poole Pirates last month to claim their first top flight title since 1967, have joined forces with local I.T and mobile communications specialist Excalibur Communications Ltd. The groundbreaking deal […]