Speedway racing returns to Wimborne Road from its winter hibernation on Friday with a star-studded line-up assembled for the Darcy Ward Invitational Meeting (7.30pm)
Photos from today's Press Day gathering held at Wimborne Road. Due to the adverse overnight weather no on-track action was possible.
Three of the 2017 Poole Pirates will fire into action in the UK today (Sunday) with meetings being staged at Wolverhampton and Peterborough.
Polish World Cup star Krzysztof Kasprzak is the latest addition to the starting line – up for the Darcy Ward Invitational at Poole Stadium on 24 March, stepping in to replace fellow countryman Maciej Janowski ,who has failed in his battle to overcome a shoulder injury in time for this event.
Poole Pirates will ride against a Coventry team in 2017 despite the withdrawal of the famous Midland's club from the newly branded SGB Premiership.
There are major savings on a number of merchandise items available from today via the club's on-line shop.
Poole fans will have the opportunity to interrogate five personalities from the speedway fraternity when the Riders' Equipment Fund stages its final social event of the winter.
Two of world speedway’s emerging young talents, Piotr, and Przemyslaw ( Shemek )Pawlicki, are the latest riders to join the host of world class stars lining up for the Darcy Ward Invitational meeting at Poole on 24 March.
Season Starts March 2018 (for 2017 table click here)