Courtesy of FIM Speedway Grand Prix
First Travel Solutions, one of the UK’s leading experts in transport management, has today been announced as the first-ever official travel partner for the 2019 Adrian Flux British FIM Speedway Grand Prix in Cardiff on September 21.
The partnership will see travel packages offered from towns and cities across the UK – with the full list of departure points to be revealed soon.
Fans who have already purchased their tickets for the event will receive priority access to book their coach travel before public release. Packages will be available to purchase online via See Tickets soon.
Following a number of survey and fan focus groups hosted by BSI Speedway, feedback suggested that providing a cost-effective travel solution for fans would be warmly received.
Through the new partnership with First Travel Solutions, fans will see the first Cardiff connections going on sale in late April, offering fans a low-cost alternative to travelling to and from the Welsh capital for one of the biggest events on the speedway calendar.
En route to the Principality Stadium, fans will able to relive the highlights of the season so far on the coach screens, and fill in their draw sheets inside the event programmes ahead of the meeting.
BSI Speedway managing director Torben Olsen believes the introduction of the travel packages will provide fans with an easier route to one of Britain’s biggest nights of motorsport.
He said: “We’re committed to providing Speedway GP fans with the best possible experiences and are always striving to enhance this in any way we can.
“Following feedback from so many fans, we are delighted to be partnering with First Travel Solutions to help create more cost-effective ways of travelling to and from the biggest speedway event on the UK calendar.
“To be able to offer fans the opportunity to get involved from so many parts of the UK is hugely exciting for us and we can’t wait to see the reaction.”
First Travel Solutions, which is part of FirstGroup, helps to transport over a million customers every year, with a vision to deliver the best transport and travel management service to every single customer.
Andrew Scholey, managing director of First Travel Solutions, said: “We have extensive experience of helping sports fans to witness history being made.
“Our work on the London 2012 Olympic Games, Rugby World Cup 2015 and the new Tottenham Hotspur stadium sets us apart in helping to mobilise fans and get them to some of the world’s most iconic venues. We are incredibly excited to be able to offer speedway fans from all over the UK the opportunity to see world-class speedway at the renowned Principality Stadium in September.”
Tickets for the Adrian Flux British FIM Speedway Grand Prix are available now from just £20 here: http://bit.ly/2JZ6C1Y.
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