Thursday 16 February, 2017
STOKE have completed their line-up for the 2017 campaign with the signing of David Speight.

Speight who has ridden for Sheffield, Newcastle, Scunthorpe and last season Buxton and previously the Stoke Spitfires in 2004 and ‘05 joins the Potters on a 3.06 average and will join David Wallinger in the reserve berth.

Potters team manager Malcolm Vasey said "I am delighted that we have been able to acquire the services of David Speight and I am sure that he will form a strong reserve pairing with David Wallinger. He has a vast experience in motorcycle racing and we feel that he is on a bargain average and will most certainly improve that in the coming season.

“Vasey continued “I’d like to thank the promotion at Sheffield for their help in concluding this deal for us.”

Speight joins Mitchell Davey, Luke Priest, Tony Atkin, Ryan Terry-Daley, Shaun Tedham and David Wallinger to complete the Potters 2017 septet.