• Final hit-out at Gillman Speedway before the Sidecar World Cup

    The action returns to Adelaide’s Gillman Speedway this Saturday night (1 April) in the final meeting for many competitors before the biggest fortnight in Australian motorcycle speedway history. With the FIM Sidecar World Cup, Oceania Championship and the Australian Championship all being held at Gillman over the next 17 days, Saturday night will be the […]

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  • Mark Mitchell and Justin Plaisted in top form at Gillman Speedway

    Adelaide’s two former Australian Champions, Mark Mitchell and Justin Plaisted, were in fine form at Gillman Speedway last night, just weeks before the season’s major events, the World Cup, Oceania Championship and Australian Championship. Competing in the Trans-Tasman Sidecar Spectacular, Mitchell, with new passenger Sam Harrison who was making his first appearance this season, clean […]

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  • Kiwi Sidecar stars to race at Gillman Speedway Saturday night

    Three of New Zealand’s best Sidecar riders will be in action at Adelaide’s Gillman Speedway on Saturday night (18 March) when they take on the leading local riders in the Trans-Tasman Sidecar Spectacular. When making the announcement, Gillman Speedway manager David Parker said: “Adelaide is in a rather unique situation this year as we have […]

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  • Results :: Gillman Meeting Number 12, Saturday, 18 March 2017

    Trans-Tasman Sidecar Spectacular Heat points: 35-Mark Mitchell/Sam Harrison 15 (3-3-3-3-3), 27-Arron Hartwig/Teagan Hartwig 13 (3-3-1-3-3), 47-Justin Plaisted/Simon Cohrs 11 (3-2-3-3-Xi), 14p-Jamie Moohan/ Bayley Ogilvie (NZ) 10 (T-2-3-2-3), 44i-James Douglas/Harley Biddle (NZ) 10 (2-3-1-1-3), 15-Shane Rudloff/Scott Morris 10 (2-2-2-2-2), 14-Kym Menadue/Eric Melton 9 (2-1-2-3-1), 43-Daniel Puddy/Luke Puddy 8 (2-3-0-2-1), 77-Tim Bichard/Brenton Marsh 8 (3-2-1-0-2), 970-Dean Hobbs/Justin […]

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  • Results :: Gillman Meeting Number 11, Saturday, 4 March 2017

    Gillman Sidecar Championship Group 1 Qualifying Races Points: 55-Clint Mayes/Sean Coleby (Vic) 10 (2-3-2-3), 21-Adon Pearce/Brodie Gebhart (Vic) 9 (2-3-2-2), 56-Steve Browne/Colby Higgins 7 (3-1-3-N), 25-Clinton Crabb/Michael Bell 5 (3-0-R-2), 57-Chris Bichard/Brett Lewis 5 (1-R-3-1), 11-Thomas Adams/Katelyn Silvy 5 (1-1-2-1). Mayes/Coleby, Pearce/Gebhart, Bowne/Higgins qualified for Group 2. Race results (4 laps) Ev 1       Ht 1       […]

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  • Results :: Gillman Meeting Number 10, Saturday, 18 February 2017

    Gillman 500cc Solo Championship Heat points: 82-Dakota Ballantyne 11 (3-3-2-3), 9-Robert Medson 10 (3-2-3-2), 56-Arlo Bugeja 8 (2-2-3-1), 13-Blake Russell (WA) 7 (2-3-0-2), 19-Brayden McGuinness 5 (0-1-1-3), 10-Declan Knowles (Vic) 4 (1-1-2-0), 42-Seth Hickey 2 (1-R-0-1), 73-Oliver Hamilton 1 (0-0-1-0), 44-Doug Hayden 0 (0-0-0-0), 18-Jake Mitchell 0 (0-0-M-0). Race results (4 laps) Ev 2       Ht […]

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Apr
1
Sat
2017
Meeting 13 Solos, Sidecars, Juniors @ Gillman Speedway
Apr 1 @ 7:30 pm
Meeting 13 Solos, Sidecars, Juniors @ Gillman Speedway | Gillman | South Australia | Australia

Solos, Sidecars, Juniors

Gates open at 5pm, racing starts at 7.30pm.

Admission: Adults $25, Age Pension and Student Concession $20, Children Under 16 $5 (aged 12-15 inclusive), Children Under 12 free. Family $55. Parking free. Programme $5. Grandstand free.

Concession is limited to holders of the Centrelink Pensioner Concession Card and Student Concession card holders only. A family ticket covers 2 Adults and children under 16.

Full bar & catering. By law no BYO or glass.

Contact 0403 364 658 www.gillmanspeedway.com

Apr
7
Fri
2017
2017 FIM Speedway Sidecar 1000cc World Cup practice
Apr 7 @ 6:00 pm
2017 FIM Speedway Sidecar 1000cc World Cup practice

The festivities for the 2017 FIM Speedway Sidecar 1000cc World Cup start on Friday night 7 April with the Official practice.

This will be the only practice session. There will be no practice on race day.

Gates will open at 3pm and practice will start at 6pm and finish approx. 7pm. THESE TIMES TO BE CONFIRMED

Entry is free.

Food and drink available at normal canteen prices.

Apr
8
Sat
2017
Meeting 14 2017 FIM Speedway Sidecar 1000cc World Cup @ Gillman Speedway
Apr 8 @ 7:30 pm
Meeting 14 2017 FIM Speedway Sidecar 1000cc World Cup @ Gillman Speedway | Gillman | South Australia | Australia

2017 FIM Speedway Sidecar 1000cc World Cup, supported by CBS Bins

Gates open 5pm, Racing starts 7.30pm.

20 heats, semi-final and final.

Admission: Adults $30, Age Pension and Student Concession $25, Children Under 16 $10 (ages 12-15 inclusive), Children Under 12 free. Family $70. Parking free. Programme $5. Grandstand $5.

Concession is limited to holders of the Centrelink Pensioner Concession Card and Student Concession card holders only. A family ticket covers 2 Adults and children under 16.

Full bar & catering. By law no BYO or glass.

Contact 0403 364 658 www.gillmanspeedway.com

Riders from Australia, New Zealand, Great Britain and USA.

Riders/Passengers

Darrin Treloar/Blake Cox (Aus)

Trent Headland/Darryl Whetstone (Aus)

Justin Plaisted/Simon Cohrs (Aus)

Byren Gates/Michael O’Loughlin (Aus)

Warren Monson/Andrew Summerhayes (Aus)

Mark Mitchell/Sam Harrison (Aus)

Grant Bond/Glenn Cox (Aus)

Derek Ramsay/Matthew Ramsay (NZ)

Andrew Buchanan/Denny Cox (NZ)

Jamie Moohan/Bayley Ogilvie (NZ)

James Douglas/Harley Biddle (NZ)

Aiden Thwaites/Shane Twiss (NZ)

Paul Whitelam/Damian Egan (GB)

Mick Cave/Bradley Steer (GB)

Joe Jones/Dave German (USA)

Bryan Motis/Nathan McFadden (USA)

Reserves: Arron Hartwig/Teagan Hartwig (Aust), Rick Howse/Adam Commons (Aust)

 

 

Apr
9
Sun
2017
Meeting 15 Littlehampton Bricks FIM Oceania Sidecar Championship Final Round @ Gillman Speedway
Apr 9 @ 7:30 pm
Meeting 15 Littlehampton Bricks FIM Oceania Sidecar Championship Final Round @ Gillman Speedway | Gillman | South Australia | Australia

Littlehampton Bricks FIM Oceania Sidecar Championship Final (second of two rounds)

Gates open at 5pm, racing starts at 7.30pm. THIS IS A SUNDAY NIGHT.

20 heats, semi-final and final.

Admission: Adults $25, Age Pension and Student Concession $20, Children Under 16 $5 (aged 12-15 inclusive), Children Under 12 free. Family $55. Parking free. Programme $5. Grandstand $5.

Concession is limited to holders of the Centrelink Pensioner Concession Card and Student Concession card holders only. Family includes up to 2 Adults and 4 Children.

Full bar & catering. By law no BYO or glass.

Contact 0403 364 658 www.gillmanspeedway.com

Riders/Passengers

Darrin Treloar/Blake Cox (Aus)

Trent Headland/Darryl Whetstone (Aus)

Justin Plaisted/Simon Cohrs (Aus)

Byren Gates/Michael O’Loughlin (Aus)

Warren Monson/Andrew Summerhayes (Aus)

Mark Mitchell/Sam Harrison (Aus)

Grant Bond/Glenn Cox (Aus)

Derek Ramsay/Matthew Ramsay (NZ)

Andrew Buchanan/Denny Cox (NZ)

Jamie Moohan/Bayley Ogilvie (NZ)

James Douglas/Harley Biddle (NZ)

Aiden Thwaites/Shane Twiss (NZ)

Paul Whitelam/Damian Egan (GB)

Mick Cave/Bradley Steer (GB)

Joe Jones/Dave German (USA)

Bryan Motis/Nathan McFadden (USA)

Reserves: Arron Hartwig/Teagan Hartwig (Aust), Rick Howse/Adam Commons (Aust)

Past winners of the FIM Oceania Sidecar Championship

2014 : Mark Plaisted/Brian Anthony (SA)

2015 : Darrin Treloar/Blake Cox (NSW)

2016 : Darrin Treloar/Blake Cox (NSW)

Apr
14
Fri
2017
Festival of Speed
Apr 14 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Festival of Speed

On Good Friday, 14 April 2017, Gillman Speedway will host a social day at the track which it is calling a “Festival of Speed”.

We want to give the patrons who will be traveling to the Australian Sidecar Championship plenty of things to do on what would otherwise be a quiet day.

There will be a display of dozens current and classic speedway vehicles, not just Sidecars, but Solos and all classes of speedway cars including Sprintcars, Speedcars, Formula 500s, Three Quarter Midgets, Wingless Sprints, Stockcars and many more. Also vehicles from other motor sports.

Riders and drivers will be interviewed during the day.

Bouncy Castle and face painting for the kids.

The canteen will be open and a bbq lunch will be available as well.

Also there will be plenty of souvenirs available to purchase.

A fun day meeting the riders and drivers and looking at some fantastic machinery, and entry is free.

Times 10am to 4pm.

Apr
15
Sat
2017
Nankang Tyres Australian Speedway Sidecar Championship Qualifying @ Gillman Speedway
Apr 15 @ 7:30 pm
Nankang Tyres Australian Speedway Sidecar Championship Qualifying @ Gillman Speedway | Gillman | South Australia | Australia

Nankang Tyres Australian Speedway Sidecar Championship Qualifying Meeting.

20 heats. Highest 7 point scorers qualify for the Championship heats.

Junior Sidecar Esculent Gillman Cup.

Gates open at 2pm, Practice 4.30pm – 5.30pm, Racing starts at 7.30pm.

Admission: Adults $25, Age Pension and Student Concession $20, Children Under 16 $5 (aged 12-15 inclusive), Children Under 12 free. Family $55. Parking free. Programme $5. Grandstand $5.

Concession is limited to Centrelink Pensioner Concession Card and Student Concession card holders only. A family ticket covers 2 Adults and children under 16.

Full bar & catering. By law no BYO or glass.

Contact 0403 364 658 www.gillmanspeedway.com

Riders/Passengers

Mick Headland / Brenton Kerr (SA/Vic)

Mark Plaisted / Ben Pitt (SA/Vic)

Byren Gates / Michael O’Loughlin (Vic)

Mark Mitchell / Sam Harrison (SA)

Shane Rudloff / Scott Morris   (SA)

Andrew Buchanan / Denny Cox (NZ/NSW)

Dylan Blain / Mitch Duncan (Qld/Vic)

Grant Bond / Glenn Cox (NSW)

Hayden Bond / Brady Cox (NSW)

Neale Hancock / Brendan Johnson (Vic)

Kym Menadue / Eric Melton (SA)

Damian Niesche / Mitchell Spear (SA)

Hamish Golding / Bayley Ogilvie (Qld)

Dave Bottrell / tba (Qld)

Daniel Puddy / Luke Puddy (SA)

Clint Mayes / Sean Colbey (Vic)

1st Reserve Dean Hobbs / Justin Richards (SA)

2nd Reserve Tim Bichard / Brenton Marsh (SA)

Apr
16
Sun
2017
Nankang Tyres Australian Speedway Sidecar Championship @ Gillman Speedway
Apr 16 @ 7:30 pm
Nankang Tyres Australian Speedway Sidecar Championship @ Gillman Speedway | Gillman | South Australia | Australia

Nankang Tyres Australian Speedway Sidecar Championship. NOTE THIS IS A SUNDAY NIGHT

20 heats plus semi-final and final.

Junior Sidecars O’Brien Cup

Gates open at 5pm, Racing starts at 7.30pm.

Admission: Adults $30, Age Pension and Student Concession $25, Children Under 16 $10 (ages 12-15 inclusive), Children Under 12 free. Family $70. Parking free. Programme $5. Grandstand $5.

Concession is limited to Centrelink Pensioner Concession Card and Student Concession card holders only. A family ticket covers 2 Adults and children under 16.

Full bar & catering. By law no BYO or glass.

Contact 0403 364 658 www.gillmanspeedway.com

Riders / Passengers

Darrin Treloar / Blake Cox  (NSW)

Trent Headland / Darryl Whetstone (SA/Vic)

Justin Plaisted / Simon Cohrs (SA/Vic)

Arron Hartwig / Teagan Hartwig (SA)

Warren Monson / Andrew Summerhayes (Vic)

Russell Mitchell / Andy Gajek (WA)

Tyler Moon / Adam Lovell (Qld)

Rick Howse / Adam Commons (NSW)

Brodie Cohen / Damian Egan (Qld)

plus highest 7 point scorers from the qualifying meeting (15 April)