From the Sports Archives
18th Apr The Belle Vue ‘Cool Running’ Colts want to make Good Friday a great Friday when they make their first competitive appearance in 2019 against close neighbours Stoke for their local derby. The new-look National League side hand debuts to Jordan Palin and Ben Rathbone, while Belle Vue debutants Danny Phillips and Leon Flint are eager […]
15th Apr Dan Bewley is confident he can pick up from where he left off after making a remarkable recovery from the broken femur that ended his 2018 campaign, but says he’ll be taking it one day at a time. The 19-year old put in a remarkable performance in the Rentruck Aces’ home clash against Peterborough, scoring […]
9th Apr Returning Belle Vue Ace Kenneth Bjerre says team work is at the heart of the new-look Rentruck Aces septet and could provide the key to their ongoing efforts in their Premiership campaign. The Danish international was disappointed to be left out of the club’s team-building plans in 2018 but made the perfect start to the […]
2nd Apr Belle Vue got their 2019 season off to the best possible start as they opened the new Premiership Supporters’ Cup competition with a 48-42 away win at Peterborough on Monday night. Skipper Max Fricke and Danish star Kenneth Bjerre both went through the card unbeaten, whilst there was a superb British debut for young Australian […]
1st Apr Jason Doyle stormed to a second consecutive victory on Saturday night in Belle Vue’s prestigious season opener, the Peter Craven Memorial, becoming the first rider since Jason Crump to do so. Rentruck Aces skipper Max Fricke and Kenneth Bjerre dominated the scoreboards with 13 points from their five qualifying rides, putting them into the grand […]
25th Mar Ahead of the start of the 2019 season we caught up with Belle Vue Aces & Colts riders and management about their hopes for the new season.
1st Mar Breathing is the first thing we do when we are born and the last thing we do before we die, but how much importance do we give to breathing? We can stay alive for long periods without eating (three weeks), drinking (three days) but if we can not breathe, we die within three minutes. So, […]
16th Jan Ashton Albion Amateur Boxing Club has gotten up off the canvas following the knockout blow that they were to lose their Albion Mill home.
14th Jan Curzon Ashton continued their glittering start to 2019 with a third successive victory at league strugglers Nuneaton Borough. Mark Bradshaw’s side fell a goal behind in the early stages but staged a brilliant comeback to claim what was, in truth, a comfortable victory. Yusifu Ceesay put the hosts ahead after picking up a loose ball […]
14th Jan Interim manager Pete Wild  extended his unbeaten run to four matches with a goalless stalemate against play-off favourites Forest Green Rovers. Oldham entered the game on the back of a shock 2-1 victory at Fulham in the FA Cup six days earlier, but they were unable to break down the Forest Green defence in a […]