I've had some good meetings in the ELRC
- I've got on the rostrum a number of times but still not managed to win it.
Promoter Graham Drury says hosting the ELRC
is an honour for the club
He said: "I've never quite managed to win the ELRC
, but I've gone close a few times.
Chris Harris and Danny King will represent the Buildbase Bees at the ELRC
, which gets underway at 7.
, part of this year's Super 7even series, takes place at Birmingham on Wednesday August 20.
I'm delighted the members agreed that the ELRC
should come to us, and I'll be supplying a couple of potential dates for the meeting to take place.
Schlein came to grief at Swindon when attempting to repeat his 2011 ELRC
win with a passing move on Chris Holder in the final, but it was the World Champion who took the honours in the re-run ahead of Niels-Kristian Ivesen, with Coventry skipper Chris Harris third while Scott Nicholls missed out in the semi-final.
Nicholls is bidding to become the first rider to win both the British title and the ELRC
crown in the same season.
30pm OCTOBER Sat 15 ELRC
Swindon TBA: LAKESIDE H EL TBA: EASTBOURNE H EL TBA: EASTBOURNE H EL TBA: Knockout Cup All Friday home matches will start at 8pm unless stated.
And it would be a surprise if Brandon was not under consideration to host one event after the success of the GP Challenge and the ELRC
, which was rained off last month, has been hit by a spate of withdrawals with Crump, Greg Hancock, Nicki Pedersen, Lee Richardson, David Norris and Andreas Jonsson all missing.
The provisional cut-off date for play-off qualification is September 12, and Coventry stage two major events - the Grand Prix Challenge and the ELRC
- after that, while the date for Olly Allen's Testimonial meeting is to be confirmed.