Supporters to preview new race jacket
SPEEDWAY - SUPPORTERS attending the Somerset Riders Equipment Fund (SREF) skittles night on Friday, February 27, will get a sneak preview of the 2009 race jacket design.
SUPPORTERS attending the Somerset Riders' Equipment Fund (SREF) skittles night on Friday, February 27, will get a sneak preview of the 2009 race jacket design, in addition to which one race jacket, signed by all the riders, will be raffled on Press and Practice Day on March 20 at the evening function.Tickets will be on sale at the Oak Tree Arena and those attending the skittles night will be the first to be able to buy them.David Croucher, Rebels' general manager, said: "The race jacket will be signed by all the Rebels 2009 team and will be quite unique."It is a full size race jacket, not a replica and is a move away from just the traditional confederate flag that has always dominated the logos here."It met with a seal of approval from main team sponsors, Sharp Retail Systems, and our team partners, Mike Manning Audio and Whitepack and I hope the supporters enthuse as much as we have."Confirmed attendances are at this stage Simon Walker, Brendon Johnson, Steve Bishop, Ray Dickson and David Croucher, with invitations also being sent to Cory Gathercole and Steve Johnston.Tapes Up for the evening's fun is 7pm and admission is �3 for adults and kids are free.