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

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

Rye House RocketsRye House forumThe Mercury
No Rider 2012 2013 Diff. Notable Events
1 Oliver Allen 9.62 8.09 -1.53 Jun: Broken forearm
2 Anders Mellgren 6.47 7.33 +0.86  
3 Pontus Aspgren 5.25 6.74 +1.49  
4 Tyson Nelson 5.33 6.16 +0.83  
5 Jason Bunyan 5.14 5.80 +0.66 Apr: Back injury, returned May
6 Jason Garrity 4.67 5.45 +0.78 May: Broken leg, replaced by Mear
7 Kasper Lykke 4.28 4.04 -0.24  
- Robert Mear 7.40 7.40 +0.00 Jul: Replaced by Aspgren
- Simon Lambert 4.41 3.18 -1.23 Apr: Broken ankle, returned May, Jul: Taking a break
  Totals 40.76 43.61 +2.85 Start of season: 39.92
Scunthorpe ScorpionsScunthorpe forumThis Is Scunthorpe
No Rider 2012 2013 Diff. Notable Events
1 Ashley Birks 5.59 7.30 +1.71 Aug: Scaphoid injury, Sept: Back injury
2 Josh Auty 8.09 7.24 -0.85  
3 Nicolai Klindt 7.07 6.93 -0.14  
4 David Howe 7.89 6.34 -1.55 Jun: Collarbone injury, Aug: Taking a break
5 Thomas Jorgensen 6.42 6.14 -0.28 May: Shoulder injury
6 Ryan Douglas 5.00 5.03 +0.03  
7 Lewis Blackbird 3.00 4.93 +1.93  
- Josh Bates 3.00 3.00 +0.00 Apr: Replaced by Blackbird
- Michael Palm Toft 5.21 5.51 +0.30 Jul: Replaced by Klindt
  Totals 43.06 43.91 +0.85 Start of season: 41.20
Sheffield TigersSheffield Tigers forumThe Star
No Rider 2012 2013 Diff. Notable Events
1 Simon Stead 9.58 9.33 -0.25 Jun: Broken leg, out for season
2 Adam Roynon 7.07 7.81 +0.74 Aug: Collarbone injury
3 Ricky Wells 6.47 7.81 +1.34  
5 Danny Maassen 5.00 5.00 +0.00  
5 Andre Compton 5.97 4.36 -1.61  
6 Facundo Albin 5.00 3.62 -1.38  
7 Simon Lambert 4.41 3.00 -1.41 Sept: Ankle injury
- Jake Knight 3.00 3.00 +0.00 Jun: Replaced by Roynon
- Richard Hall 6.89 6.61 -0.28  
- Joe Haines 5.04 6.02 +0.98 Aug: Retired from sport, replaced by Maassen
- Damian Koppe 5.00 3.00 -2.00 Jul: Shoulder injury, replaced by Lambert
  Totals 43.50 40.93 -2.57 Start of season: 40.98
Somerset RebelsRebels fans forumThis Is Somerset
No Rider 2012 2013 Diff. Notable Events
1 Jason Doyle 9.17 9.79 +0.62  
2 Nick Morris 8.00 8.84 +0.84 May: Collarbone injury
3 Josh Grajczonek 7.44 8.41 +0.97  
4 Alex Davies 5.69 7.38 +1.69  
5 Kyle Newman 5.31 5.32 +0.01  
6 Charles Wright 4.05 4.30 +0.25  
7 Lewis Rose 3.00 3.00 +0.00  
- Tom Perry 3.44 3.27 -0.17 Jul: Replaced by Lambert
- Stefan Nielsen 3.00 4.90 +1.90 Jun: Collarbone injury, Aug: Replaced by Wright
- Simon Lambert 4.41 3.18 -1.23 Aug: Replaced by Rose
  Totals 42.66 47.04 +4.38 Start of season: 42.05

Premier League team building points limit is 42.50

There will be an early season League Cup competition consisting of four groups where clubs race home and five away fixtures - the group winners then take part in two-legged semi finals. The two semi final winners will the face each other in a two-legged Final.

League fixtures will consist of one home and one away - top six clubs then take part in the play-offs. These will be split into two groups with first and second teams in the league choosing the other two clubs to join their group for two home and two away fixtures - the winner of each group then face each other in a two-legged Grand Final home and away to decide the Premier League Championship.

Knockout Cup Round 1 draw: Berwick v Redcar, Glasgow v Rye House, Newcastle v Plymouth, Leicester v Edinburgh, Workington v Ipswich. Byes to quarter-finals: Scunthorpe, Sheffield & Somerset.

A five-match Team GB v Australia Test Series on Premier League tracks has also been agreed. Ipswich, Newcastle, Rye House, Sheffield, and Workington have all been nominated.

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.