Jump to content
British Speedway Forum
Bald Bloke

Kings Lynn 2018..

Recommended Posts

Best options to replace Kerr i'd say are: Edward Kennett Claus Vissing, Ulrich Ostergaard or Jason Garrity.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
On ‎7‎/‎11‎/‎2018 at 2:00 PM, Bagpuss said:

I think its inaccurate and rather defeatist to say 'whats the point' if the club struggles to replace Lewis. We stand a better chance of success with a new signing but R/R and guests could work if everybody else pulls their weight. As always with new signings it depends on who is available, if they want to come and how much points money is in the kitty.

R/R  is a facility to be used by a team occasionally as a last resort.  not used as a permanent replacement.   With 3 meetings to run in July it would be silly  to use R/R.     It does nobody any favours.     It prolongs the meeting when allowing a rider extra time between races,    it  puts extra pressure on riders doing extra rides,    if another rider in the team has a fall , then the team are up the creek without a paddle.   At a time when the sport needs every help it can get,   what you don't want is fans waiting around doing the extended breaks  and the same riders in many races.

R/R is a major put-off.     

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
3 hours ago, szkocjasid said:

Best options to replace Kerr i'd say are: Edward Kennett Claus Vissing, Ulrich Ostergaard or Jason Garrity.

Ulrich? May as well just call them Panthers.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Posted (edited)
6 hours ago, Daniel Smith said:

Looking at the numbers, with Stevie Worrall returning to the Aces line-up I wonder if the Stars management are looking to pick up Jason Garrity.

Auty for me is a better rider more reliable rides his balls off every race  he certainly is better than Garrity in the Champs this year. Garrity is good but if you have Six meetings in a month can you rely on Garrity to ride in all of them NO is the answer.

Edited by Sidney the robin

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, g13webb said:

R/R  is a facility to be used by a team occasionally as a last resort.  not used as a permanent replacement.   With 3 meetings to run in July it would be silly  to use R/R.     It does nobody any favours.     It prolongs the meeting when allowing a rider extra time between races,    it  puts extra pressure on riders doing extra rides,    if another rider in the team has a fall , then the team are up the creek without a paddle.   At a time when the sport needs every help it can get,   what you don't want is fans waiting around doing the extended breaks  and the same riders in many races.

R/R is a major put-off.     

I'm sure it wouldn't be a  permanent thing but you're right, R/R is undesirable for several reasons. Ostergaard and Garrity have been mentioned and I think I'd take either of those.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Nothing wrong with R/R. Didn’t White City win the League back in the day whilst running R/R all season. Can’t remember the missing riders name but I seem to recall he didn’t make one appearance for them.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Posted (edited)

That’s the chappie. Think he was 2nd behind Gordon Kennett in the teams averages.

Edited by semion

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

With three home fixtures coming up within a week at the AFA, is there any discount scheme planned to entice supporters to all three? Or are we supposed to have saved up the money while there were no fixtures arranged?

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I spend 71p a day watching The Aces, including programme. 

Dont wish to appear flash. 

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
30 minutes ago, ouch said:

I spend 71p a day watching The Aces, including programme. 

Dont wish to appear flash. 

I save £80 a month by not bothering with Speedway

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
Posted (edited)

I save thousands not bothering with football. 

I’m just about to sign into their forum to let them know. 

 

£960???????

Edited by ouch

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

I save 500 a month by not smoking drinking dining out or gambling. So now I have the 500 a month to waste

  • Like 1

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
1 hour ago, ouch said:

I save thousands not bothering with football. 

I’m just about to sign into their forum to let them know. 

 

£960???????

I don't pay for that either, watch all that with my old man's sky and BT accounts :D

 

27 minutes ago, semion said:

I save 500 a month by not smoking drinking dining out or gambling. So now I have the 500 a month to waste

I don't do any of that either :D

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites
57 minutes ago, semion said:

I save 500 a month by not smoking drinking dining out or gambling. So now I have the 500 a month to waste

I would save 500 by not going to Cardiff but I don't see not going as a option.

Share this post


Link to post
Share on other sites

Create an account or sign in to comment

You need to be a member in order to leave a comment

Create an account

Sign up for a new account in our community. It's easy!

Register a new account

Sign in

Already have an account? Sign in here.

Sign In Now

×

Important Information

We have placed cookies on your device to help make this website better. You can adjust your cookie settings, otherwise we'll assume you're okay to continue. Privacy Policy