The Isle of Wight Wightlink Warriors (formerly Islanders) are a British speedway team. They currently compete in the National League and ride their home meetings at the .[2]

History

The Islanders won the Premier League Pairs Championship in 2007 when Chris Holder and Jason Bunyan beat Glasgow in the final. They also won the Premier League Four-Team Championship at Peterborough in 2007 with a team of Chris Holder, Jason Bunyan, Krzysztof Stojanowski, Glen Phillips and Cory Gathercole defeating King's Lynn, Somerset and Rye House in the final.

After a break of two years, the club reformed in 2016 under the promotion of Barry Bishop and Martin Widman.

Riders

2019 team

Previous seasons

Extended content

2016 team

2013 team

2012 team

Also Rode

  • United Kingdom Mark Baseby
  • United Kingdom Ross Walter
  • United Kingdom Steven Jones
  • United Kingdom Nick Simmons
  • United Kingdom Marc Owen
  • United Kingdom Rikki Mullins

2011 team

  • United Kingdom Paul Starke
  • United Kingdom Rob Smith
  • United Kingdom Lee Smethills
  • United Kingdom Brendan Johnson
  • United Kingdom Nick Simmons
  • United Kingdom Tom Hill
  • United Kingdom John Rech

2009 team

  • United Kingdom Tom Brown
  • United Kingdom Ben Hopwood
  • United Kingdom Chris Johnson
  • United Kingdom Brendan Johnson
  • United Kingdom Nick Simmons
  • United Kingdom Scott Meakins
  • United Kingdom Tom Hill

2008 team

Notable Islanders

References

  1. ^ a b Oakes, P (2006). Speedway Star Almanac. Pinegen Ltd. ISBN 0-9552376-1-0.
  2. ^ Bamford, R & Jarvis, J.(2001). Homes of British Speedway. ISBN 0-7524-2210-3

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