Club Activities & Coaching

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Here is an explanation of all the track activity and events our riders can access.

Coaching

Tuesdays

Juniors – 6:30pm
Seniors – 7:30pm

Wednesdays

Club night ladder racing (beginners welcome) – 6pm

Thursdays

Juniors – 6:30pm
Seniors – 7:30pm

Our sessions are great fun, cheap and lead by fully qualified head coach, Myke Grimes. See our memberships and pricing page for cost details.


Coventry League

The 2018 Coventry League is an all-inclusive event at Hearsall Common, not limited to numbers. All are invited to take part. Please email coaching@coventrycyclespeedway.co.uk for more details.

  • Round 1 – Friday 30 March 2018
  • Round 2 – Sunday 29 April 2018
  • Round 3 – Friday 25 May 2018
  • Round 4 – Sunday 1 July 2018
  • Round 5 – Friday¬†20 July 2018
  • Round 6 – Sunday 2 September 2018
  • Round 7 – Friday 28 September 2018

The next Coventry League round is Friday 25 May.


British Youth and Junior League

Jude Wilcockson leads Finn Yousen

The British Youth and Junior League is a competition for all U18 riders, who are split into appropriate age groups racing individually, but also scoring points for our team. In 2017 we were the Midlands regional champions and came second nationally! We encourage all of our riders to enter the x4 regional rounds, and the cream of the crop go on to the national rounds, although it is open to anyone who qualifies by riding x2 regionals.

Regional

  • Round 1 – Wednesfield | Saturday 7 April 2018
  • Round 2 – Leicester | Saturday 28 April 2018(Date rearranged to Saturday 2 June 2018)
  • Round 3 – Birmingham | Saturday 20 May 2018
  • Round 4 – East Park | Saturday 9 June 2018

National

  • Round 1 – Bury | Saturday 30 June 2018
  • Round 2 – Ipswich | Saturday 14 July 2018
  • Round 3 – Coventry | Saturday 11 August 2018
  • Round 4 – Horspath | Saturday 1 September 2018

Midland League

Coventry XL Motors Sabres compete in three divisions of the Midland League. Our first team race in Division One, second team in Division Two, and our U14s race in Division 3. The racing is pairs based (two Coventry riders against two opposition riders in each race). Always full of action and thrills and spills. See our fixture list below (competition code = ML).


National Competitions

Our riders feature in both individual and club national competitions. In fact, our own Myke Grimes is the current British/National champion! The individual championships take place on August Bank Holiday weekend, we like to see as many of our riders entered as possible. We endeavour to enter all the team competitions, which take place on three Saturdays throughout the season.


Supertrax Series

Our very best riders may get selected to race in the Battle of Britain and Women’s League Midlands teams. The Supertrax team events brings the best riders from the 4 regions together to race in a league format at elite men, elite junior and elite women’s levels. Individually, our riders can compete in the HSBC UK | Elite GP and the Women’s League individual.


2018 Fixtures

Date Fixture Venue Competition
4th March Coventry v East Park ML
11th March Wednesfield v Coventry ML
18th March Coventry v Birmingham GC
25th March RM Leicester Individual U9, U12, U16, Senior & Vets, Womens
30th March Coventry League Rd 1 COV
1st April Coventry v East Park GC
7th April BYJL Rd 1 (Regional) BYJL (R)
8th April East Park v Coventry ML
14th April Elite GP Rd 1 Sheffield EGP
15th April Coventry v Birmingham ML
22nd April Battle of Britain SEE v Midlands TBC BOB
28th April BYJL Round 2 (Regional) BYJL (R)
29th April Coventry League Rd 2 COV
5th – 7th May ICSF Euro Club Champs East Park ECC
12th May Club Champs: U12/U14/Junior Kesgrave BCC
13th May N&S v Midlands TBC BOB
19th May BYJL Rd 3 (Regional) BYJL (R)
20th May Free Sunday FREE
24th May Midweek East Park MML
25th May Coventry League Rd 3 COV
27th May Coventry v Leicester ML
2nd June Second City Trophy Birmingham Junior & Senior TBC
3rd June Leicester v Coventry GC
9th June BYJL (Round 4) BYJL (R)
10th June Coventry v Wednesfield ML
16th June Elite GP Round 2 Ipswich EGP
17th June Wednesfield v Coventry GC
21st June Midweek Birmingham MML
23rd June Club Champs: U16 Girls, Women, Over 40s Astley & Tyldesley BCC
24th June Midlands v SWW BOB
30th June BYJL (National Round 1) Bury BYJL (N)
1st July Coventry League Rd 4 COV
7th July Home Internationals Great Blakenham HI
8th July Coventry v Wednesfield GC
10th July Midweek Coventry MML
14th July BYJL (National Round 2) Ipswich BYJL (N)
15th July Midland Riders Birmingham U13, U15, U18 Open, Vets
20th July Coventry League Rd 5 COV
22nd July Midlands v SEE BOB
27-29 July ICSF European Championships Czestohcowa/Bagley EIC
4th August Elite GP Round 3 + Elite Pairs GP Coventry EGP
5th August Leicester v Coventry ML
11th August BYJL (National Round 3) Coventry BYJL
12th August Birmingham v Coventry ML
18th August Club Champs: U16 Boys/Open Leicester BCC
19th August Midlands v N&S BOB
25-27 August British Individual Championships Northern BIC
1st September BYJL (National Round 4) Horspath BYJL (N)
2nd September Coventry League Rd 6 COV
8th September Elite GP Round 4 Newport EGP
9th September CS Cup Playoff Final (Regional) League Winner’s Track CSC
13th September Midweek Wednesfield MML
16th September SSW v Midlands Horspath BOB
23rd September CS Cup Playoff Final Poole CSC
28th September Coventry League Rd 7 COV
30th September Birmingham v Coventry GC
7th October East Park V Coventry GC
14th October Chris Allen Memorial Coventry CAM
21st October Coventry v Leicester GC