Search

Speedway: Lakeside Hammers land Newman

PUBLISHED: 17:45 03 December 2017 | UPDATED: 17:45 03 December 2017

Richard Lawson (red) leads Kyle Newman (yellow) during a 2015 Elite League meeting between Lakeside and Poole (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

Richard Lawson (red) leads Kyle Newman (yellow) during a 2015 Elite League meeting between Lakeside and Poole (pic: Rob Newell/TGSPHOTO)

©TGS Photo tgsphoto.co.uk +44 8450 946026

Lakeside Hammers have snapped up British star Kyle Newman as the latest member of their 2018 SGB Championship side.

The Vortex Hammers are preparing for an exciting season after moving up into the second tier and have got their team building off to a promising start.

Newman, 25, joins Nick Morris, Richard Lawson and Ben Morley in the side and brings with him a CV boasting four league titles across the top two leagues.

He arrives at the Arena-Essex Raceway after spending last season with Ipswich – and he is keen to make his mark with his new club.

Newman said: “As soon as we found out I wasn’t at Ipswich, I always had Lakeside in the back of my head.

“I gave Jon (Cook) a call, and it was all pretty much sorted there and then. It didn’t take long to do the deal and I’m really looking forward to it.

“It’s always a track where I’ve gone well, so having that home track advantage should be nice, and the team is looking exciting.

“We’ve got some proven points scorers and a few guys with a point to prove like myself, so hopefully we can have a good season.”

Latest Romford Sports News

Yesterday, 10:00

A brand new and unique running event is coming to London next month.

Yesterday, 10:00

Keeper honoured after strong campaign for National League outfit

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Essex collected their first win of the Specsavers County Championship season when they despatched Lancashire by 31 runs with more than a day to spare at Chelmsford.

Sunday, April 22, 2018

There was no grand finish at the Emirates, where the Hammers slumped to their 1,000th top-flight defeat at the hands of the goal-grabbing Gunners.

Sunday, April 22, 2018

He is in the middle of his best ever season and the heavy favourite to win a sixth world crown, but Ronnie O’Sullivan says his secret is simple – a green salad and a jog.

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Lakeside Hammers boss Will Pottinger hailed last heat hero Nick Morris after they snatched a 45-44 win at Ipswich.

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Essex’s James Foster says the defending champions have work to do to complete a win over Lancashire at Chelmsford.

Sunday, April 22, 2018

Royal Victoria Docks will play host to the British leg of the UIM F1H2O World Championship in June.

PROMOTED CONTENT

There are many reasons people decide to join a gym. Some want to pack on muscle for strength, train for endurance, or lose weight. But did you know it also does wonders for your mental health? Two members at Romford’s Better Gym in the Market Place talk about their personal fitness journey and the importance of replacing bad habits with good ones.

Sean Watson, director at the family-run St Michaels Homes which runs Howard Lodge and Dudbrook Hall, answers the common questions people have about care homes.

NC Construction Services Ltd, based in Hornchurch, Essex, is branching out into residential home improvements and refurbishments after many years working in the commercial sector, in direct response to potential clients looking to add space and value to their property.

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read sport

Show Job Lists

News from your area

Competitions

Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

Who wouldn’t love the chance to go on a shopping spree. Imagine being able to walk into a shop and choose whatever your heart desires without having to worry about how much it costs.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Romford Recorder
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now