Start Digging! Dirt Diggers Dirt Track event, open to everyone!
The good folks who run the Scunthorpe Amateur Speedway events are bringing to life a brand new all encompassing Dirt Track event aka Dirt Diggers. Taking place at the fantastic Eddie Wright Speedway Raceway on the 16th June this event has the strapline “we race anything”.
Images courtesy of Miss P and Ian Rispin
Their philosophy is simple “Here at Dirt Diggers we reckon the rider comes first. No sideshows, no flim-flam, just a day packed with racing, racing, racing and then some more racing… ”
Pretty much everyone is welcome, this list of classes is extensive and include..
Flat Track (no tyre restrictions)
Pit Bike (up to 160cc, air-cooled four-strokes only)
Junior 50 (50cc, up to age 16)
Junior 110 (110cc, up to age 16)
Just £45 entry fee gets you passes for rider and mechanic (and any extra passes for just a fiver each), free overnight parking/camping for Friday and Saturday, cheap admission to a full night of professional speedway on the Friday evening, and over 25 laps of funky track action on the Saturday. Plus an after-party.
Entries are open now, and they have got classes for everybody if you enter quickly enough. For all the info you need drop a quick mail to firstname.lastname@example.org and they will get right back to you ASAP.
As you know Dirt Hub is a big fan of the simple “grab a bike and get on track ethos” and this grassroot’s fun event looks fantastic so support it guys and get involved.