James Wright (speedway rider)
13 June 1986 |
|2004–2007, 2011||Workington Comets|
|2005–2007,2009–2010||Belle Vue Aces|
|2008–||Unia Tarnów (POL)|
|2004||Conference League Riders Champion|
|2007||Premier League Riders Champion|
|2009||Scottish Open Champion|
|2006||Premier League Fours Winner|
|2004||Conference League KO Cup|
James Philip Wright (born 13 June 1986 in Stockport, Greater Manchester), is a speedway rider in the United Kingdom. Wright was also a squad member for Unia Tarnow in Liga I in Poland along with his Belle Vue Aces team mates Steve Boxall and Patrick Hougaard.
He started his career with the Buxton Hitmen before progressing to his current clubs. In 2004 he became the Conference League Riders Champion. In June 2007, Wright signed for Vastervik to ride in the Swedish Elite League.
2007 also saw Wright become Premier League Riders Champion. In November 2007 Wright announced he had signed a two-year deal to ride for Unia Tarnów in Poland. The Swindon Robins announced that Wright would ride for them in 2008 in the Elite League. After Swindon couldn't fit James into their 2009 team James was signed by the Belle Vue Aces to continue his career in the Elite League.