Erik Riss

SPEEDWAY: A local derby marks the start of the 2020 season for King’s Lynn Stars.

They begin their campaign with the short trip to Peterborough in the Premiership Supporters’ Cup on Thursday, March 19.

Their home debut comes four days later, when they host the Panthers in the return fixture.

The Premiership season starts for real on Monday, April 13, with another trip to Peterborough, before going to league new boys Sheffield three days later. 

The Adrian Flux Arena hosts its first Premiership action of the year on Monday, April 20, with another match against Peterborough.

King’s Lynn Stars 2020 fixtures

March

Thu 19 Peterborough PSC A

Mon 23 Peterborough PSC H

Thu 26 Swindon PSC A

Mon 30 Swindon PSC H

April 

Thu 2 Ipswich PSC A

Mon 6 Ipswich PSC H

Mon 13 Peterborough Prem A

Thu 16 Sheffield Prem A

Mon 20 Peterborough Prem H

Mon 27 Ipswich Prem H

May 

Mon 4 Sheffield Prem H

Mon 11 Swindon Prem H

Mon 25 Swindon Prem A

Thu 28 Wolverhampton Prem H

June 

Mon 8 Sheffield Prem H

Mon 15 Belle Vue Prem A

Thu 18 Ipswich Prem A

Mon 29 Peterborough Prem H

July 

Thu 9 Belle Vue Prem H

Mon 13 Wolverhampton Prem A

Mon 20 Swindon Prem H

Thu 23 Sheffield Prem A

Mon 27 Belle Vue Prem A

August 

Mon 3 Wolverhampton Prem H

Thu 6 Swindon Prem A

Mon 10 Belle Vue Prem H

Mon 17 Ipswich Prem H

Thu 20 Ipswich Prem A

Mon 31 Peterborough Prem A

September 

Mon 7 Wolverhampton Prem A

(PSC Premiership Supporters’ Cup; Prem Premiership)

Lynn’s German flyer Riss to meet speedway fans

SPEEDWAY: King’s Lynn Stars proudly present an ‘Evening with Erik Riss’ on Tuesday, March 10 (start time 7.30pm).

The German flyer has shown to be a popular addition with fans to the Stars’ line-up since he first arrived at the Adrian Flux Arena midway through 2018.

Riss has a CV full of achievements on long track, including two individual world titles, a team world championship and a German championship.

Since then the 24-year-old has turned his attentions to becoming a professional speedway rider and now supporters have an opportunity to hear about his life in and around motorsport.

Tickets for the ‘Evening with Erik Riss’ are priced at £12 in advance or £12.50 on the night (including food), £10 (without food), under 12s £7. Supporters’ Club members will also receive a £1 discount on their admission. 

The event will get underway at 7.30pm; while doors will be open at 7pm.

Tickets are payable by cash or credit/debit card. 

You can purchase them in advance by calling Paul Grant on 01553 771111 during office hours (which are Monday-Friday, 9am until 3pm) or you can pay in person at the stadium.

Hot food menu: jacket potato* (optional extras: butter, cheese, beans), pre-order only. 

Burger (optional extras: cheese, onions). 

Hot dog (optional extras: cheese, onions). 

* Please note – jacket potatoes must be pre-ordered before the event and are not available on the night.