The Great Britain Speedway Team, sponsored by Allied Mobility, are due to take on Australia this Saturday 4th August at the Ashfield Stadium in Glasgow. This exciting test match is the first time a speedway event of this size has come to the UK in 50 years!
The racing team for Great Britain has been announced in full now and the line up includes leading world champion Tai Woffinden! It’s been a decade since Woffinden last raced at Ashfield and he’s looking forward to seeing the £3million revolution of Glasgow by the Facenna family. He said:
“I raced at Glasgow a long, long time ago in my Premier League days, but I haven’t been since they made all the changes and improvements to the track so I’m excited to go and check it out.”
Team GB’s Full Line Up:
- Tai Woffinden (captain)
- Craig Cook
- Dan Bewley
- Chris Harris
- Steve Worrall
- Adam Ellis
Australia will be captained by GP Rider and former world champion, Chris Holder! Now that’s what you call a fantastic line up!
Fantastic Night Out
On the bill for this awesome event is three current GP World Championship Riders! So expect a night of pure talent and excitement as these two nations meet.
The Ashfield stadium has a capacity of up to 2,500 people, has accessible parking and a wheelchair viewing area – it’s a perfect way to spend your weekend doing something a little bit different! Don’t miss out on this historic event, book your tickets online now!