All rider averages below are the final year-end averages as issued by the BSPA.

Injured/unavailable riders are highlighted in green.

Links to fans forum, local press, rider and team websites are provided, where available.

Buxton HitmenBuxton Hitmen forumBuxton Advertiser
No Rider 2012 2013 Diff. Notable Events
1 Charles Wright 8.53 10.37 +1.84  
2 Liam Carr 3.61 6.87 +3.26  
3 Adam McKinna 6.74 6.22 -0.52  
4 Lee Smart 5.93 5.76 -0.17  
5 Ryan Blacklock 3.51 4.43 +0.92 Jun: Collarbone injury
6 Tom Woolley 3.00 3.64 +0.64  
7 Matt Williamson 3.00 3.33 +0.33  
- Tyler Govier 3.00 3.00 +0.00 Jun: Replaced by Carr
- Tony Atkin 7.75 7.75 +0.00 Jun: Retired, Aug: replaced by Smart
  Totals 34.32 40.62 +6.30 Start of season: 35.53
Coventry StormCoventry Telegraph
No Rider 2012 2013 Diff. Notable Events
1 Joe Jacobs 7.94 8.81 +0.87  
2 Robert Branford 7.54 8.53 +0.99  
3 James Sarjeant 7.87 7.38 -0.49  
4 Oliver Greenwood 6.57 6.89 +0.32 Apr: Broken wrist, replaced by Branford
5 Luke Crang 3.00 4.78 +1.78  
6 James Shanes 3.00 3.46 +0.46  
7 Martin Knuckey 3.00 3.00 +0.00 Jul: Took a break from sport
- Trevor Heath 4.18 4.18 +0.00 Apr: Replaced by Fenwick (to fit in Branford)
- Richard Franklin 4.84 4.84 +0.00 May: Replaced by Crang
- Tommy Fenwick 3.00 3.00 +0.00 Jun: Left team, replaced by Shanes
- Brendan Johnson 5.25 6.20 +0.95 Jun: Dropped to allow Greenwood back in to team
  Totals 38.92 42.85 +3.93 Start of season: 39.65
Dudley HeathensDudley Heathens forumExpress and Star
No Rider 2012 2013 Diff. Notable Events
1 Lewis Blackbird 7.01 10.50 +3.49  
2 Paul Starke 5.70 9.93 +4.23  
3 Ashley Morris 8.51 8.83 +0.32  
4 Max Clegg 4.54 6.27 +1.73 Jul: Ankle injury
5 Dan Greenwood 5.90 5.74 -0.16  
6 Gareth Isherwood 5.03 4.57 -0.46  
7 Nathan Greaves 3.00 4.00 +1.00  
  Totals 39.69 49.84 +10.15 Start of season: 39.69
Isle of Wight IslandersCounty Press
No Rider 2012 2013 Diff. Notable Events
1 Adam Ellis 3.00 8.90 +5.90  
2 Ben Hopwood 6.16 6.89 +0.73  
3 Tom Perry 9.88 6.30 -3.58  
4 Darryl Ritchings 5.84 5.94 +0.10  
5 Brendan Johnson 5.25 4.84 -0.41  
6 Danny Stoneman 3.83 4.29 +0.46 Jun: Broken leg
7 Chris Widman 3.49 3.50 +0.01  
- Byron Bekker 7.44 7.44 +0.00 Apr: Knee injury, replaced by Young
- Tom Young 7.04 7.04 +0.00 Jul: Replaced by Johnson
- Brendon Freemantle 3.00 3.00 +0.00 Jul: Replaced by Widman
  Totals 37.45 40.66 +3.21 Start of season: 39.15

National League team building points limit is 40.00.

As with the top two leagues play-offs will decide the National League Championship. Each team will ride against each other home and away with the top four clubs competing in the play-offs for the title.

National Trophy will take place at the start of the season between Buxton, Isle of Wight, kent, Mildenhall & Stoke. The teams will race against each other home and away. The winners of the group will win the Trophy.

Knockout Cup Draw: Dudley v Buxton, Kent v Isle of Wight, Mildenhall v Coventry, Stoke v King’s Lynn

Riding order: the rider with the highest average always rides at number 1, the two with the lowest averages ride at 6 and 7 and the remaining riders can be placed in any order.

One Tactical Ride can be used by a team losing by ten points or more and a second one can be used if a team is losing by twelve points or more. A Tactical Ride cannot be used until heat five and is not permitted after heat twelve.



Last Updated (Sunday, 12 January 2014 14:08)