Young speedway rider Liam Carr is set for his first season with home-town club Berwick.
The teenager will launch his debut season with the Bandits at Redcar on Thursday, before racing in the return challenge fixture at Shielfield on Saturday.
The 18 year0old said: “I will be a bit nervous before the start, I am sure.
“But the club has told me there will be no pressure on me to score points.
“They want to see me progress, but my arget is to try and improve on my assessed three point starting average.”