Poole's 2016 season opener on Wednesday 16th March will also see the inaugural staging of the Pete Ansell Memorial Race.
Although denied the chance to see speedway sensation Darcy Ward back in Poole kevlars, Pirate fans will have a regular chance to 'be in touch' with their hero throughout the 2016 campaign as he becomes a contributor to the match day programmes.
Regional law firm Trethowans are breaking new ground in their 150th year as they have embarked on a sponsorship deal with the Pirates.
CHRIS HOLDER has been named in the TEAM MONSTER ENERGY squad as the Speedway Best Pairs event undergoes a re-vamp.
Just 48 hours before they are due to take to track for their first competitive meeting of the season, the 2016 Poole ReadyPower Pirates will take centre-stage at the club's annual Press and Practice Day.
Hans Andersen has joined the star-studded cast for Belle Vue's 2016 Peter Craven Memorial Trophy, but Chris Holder has been forced to withdraw from the meeting due to mandatory commitments with his Polish club, Torun.
KELVIN Tatum says he can't wait to return to Wimborne Road for an evening of speedway chat on Wednesday week (February 24).
Ever since a ‘special project’ in 2016 was mentioned by Steve Brandon (@TheTalkingThumb) on his Twitter feed on January 11, which was closely followed by a number of similar messages from many other people in the speedway world, a lot of people were guessing what it might be. But the world would have to wait as ‘Brando’, as he is commonly known, said he would provide further details at the end of January.
Many fans who had not got a camera handy on Wednesday night, at the 'Open Mouth' evening in aid of the Darcy Ward Foundation Fund, were helped by pro photographer Clive Mathews as an act of kindness.
Season Starts March 2018 (for 2017 table click here)