POLES PICK UP EUROPEAN TITLE IN POZNAN

Poland laid down a marker ahead of this summer’s FIM Speedway of Nations by winning the FIM Europe Team Championship in Poznan on Sunday. The hosts dominated the four-team tournament on 47 points with the team’s only non-Speedway GP rider Janusz Kolodziej blazing to a 15-point maximum and World Championship leader Bartosz Zmarzlik also starring […]

JANOWSKI RELAXED IN MEDAL QUEST

Polish racer Maciej Janowski insists he is enjoying the journey as he bids to end his FIM Speedway Grand Prix medal search in 2022. The Wroclaw hero has finished fourth in the Speedway GP World Championship four times in the last five seasons and will be hopeful of making his rostrum debut this term. But […]

LEMON CALLS FOR SON SELECTION HEADACHE

Australian team manager Mark Lemon is calling on his riders to give him a selection headache as he picks three senior stars for the FIM Speedway of Nations in Esbjerg from July 27-30. Countries previously had to name two seniors and one under-21 reserve rider in their FIM SON starting line-ups. The junior was also […]

LINDGREN LEADS SWEDISH SIDE

FIM Speedway Grand Prix star Fredrik Lindgren will lead Sweden’s national side once again after their 2022 squad was revealed. World No.5 Lindgren missed last year’s FIM Speedway of Nations Final in Manchester as he battled the effects of long Covid, but has been named on team manager Morgan Andersson’s list for this year. Former […]

LAMBERT: WOFFY’S INSIDE KNOWLEDGE

Great Britain hero Robert Lambert hopes Tai Woffinden’s switch to FIM Speedway of Nations host club Esbjerg gives the Lions some inside knowledge for their world title defence in July. Lambert teamed up with Woffy, Dan Bewley and under-21 star Tom Brennan to end GB’s 32-year wait for a world team gold medal in Manchester […]

THOMSEN TARGETS SON RETURN

Anders Thomsen is determined to fight his way into the Danish side as they go for FIM Speedway of Nations Final gold on home shale in Esbjerg on July 30. The Danish champion missed out on a place in the national team for last season’s competition, with Leon Madsen and Mikkel Michelsen racing to the […]

SON WORLD CHAMPIONS GB TAKE SCIENTIFIC APPROACH

FIM Speedway of Nations world champions Great Britain have turned to athlete telemetrics in their quest to stay on top of the podium. The Lions ended their 32-year wait for a world team title when they won the FIM SON Final in Manchester last October, with Robert Lambert and Dan Bewley beating Poland’s Bartosz Zmarzlik […]

ALL FOUR SPEEDWAY GP POLES IN NATIONAL SQUAD

All four of Poland’s FIM Speedway Grand Prix stars have been named in their national squad ahead of this season’s FIM Speedway of Nations in Esbjerg. Double world champion Bartosz Zmarzlik, world No.4 Maciej Janowski, last year’s GP Challenge winner Pawel Przedpelski and former world No.2 Patryk Dudek are all selected by coach Rafal Dobrucki. […]

HANCOCK: BEWLEY SON HEROICS NO SURPRISE

American icon Greg Hancock admits he “wasn’t surprised at all” to see Dan Bewley play the ultimate super sub role and help Great Britain to FIM Speedway of Nations gold in Manchester last year. Hancock spent last season coaching PGE Ekstraliga champions Wroclaw in Poland, and Bewley played a key role in the club’s title […]

WOFFY SIGNS FOR SON HOSTS ESBJERG

Triple world champion Tai Woffinden will get plenty of track practice in Esbjerg ahead of Great Britain’s FIM Speedway of Nations title defence after joining the Vikings for 2022. Woffinden teased that he would be announcing a new club on Monday, with rumours suggesting he would be on his way to a Swedish or British […]

RETIRED SWC WINNER SUNDSTROM SET FOR SWEDISH U21 ROLE

FIM Speedway World Cup winner Linus Sundstrom has opened a new chapter in his speedway career after joining Sweden’s under-21 coaching staff. Sundstrom (pictured right of the SWC trophy) hung up his kevlars at the end of last season after suffering two severe crashes – one in September 2019 and another in May 2021. The […]

LIDSEY EYES AUSSIE SON RETURN

Former World Under-21 champion Jaimon Lidsey is determined to fight his way back into Australian national side as a senior rider after experiencing the FIM Speedway of Nations as a junior. The Leszno and Vastervik star represented the Roos as their under-21 rider from 2018 until 2020, helping them win bronze at the 2019 SON […]