Gillman Speedway is a purpose built Motorcycle Speedway
Motorcycling South Australia Track Licence Number: MSA 18-202
Length: 300 metres; 13 metres wide on the straights, 15 metres on corners with slight camber.
Surface: Dolomite, crushed granite, clay mix
Safety fence: constructed of 1.2 metre high rubber belting, suspended on high tensile wire strands. The latest and safest Speedway fence, the Airfence Speedway Safety System, installed in front of the existing fence on the corners in November 2011.
Lighting: 24 x 2000 watt metal halide on eight 15 metre poles.
Referee’s box has F.I.M. type Control panel
Bore water used for track watering
SOLO: Justin Sedgmen (Vic) — 54.06 seconds, set 3 January 2017.
SIDECAR: Trent Headland / Darryl Whetstone – 56.36 seconds, set 16 April 2017.
Fastest times recorded by the MYLAPS electronic timing since 4 November 2017:
Solo 4 laps Brady Kurtz 54.415sec (3 January 2019)
Solo 1 lap Brady Kurtz 12.999sec (3 January 2019)
Sidecar 4 lap Darrin Treloar/Jesse Headland 56.781sec (31 March 2018)
Sidecar 1 lap Darrin Treloar/Jesse Headland 13.471sec (31 March 2018)
Junior Track Details
Gillman Speedway also has a purpose built Junior Motorcycle Speedway on the infield of the main track.
Length: 111 metres, one metre from the pole line.
Surface: Dolomite, crushed granite, clay mix.
Safety fence: No safety fence.
Races generally held when the main track is being graded and watered.