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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Sussex East: Udimore Tigers

About the team

Team formed in the Summer of 1950.

Track was on the right hand side of road just before the Kings Head Pub going towards Hastings.

Shared this with Udimore Lions.

Situated West of Rye.

Club Secretary: R. Hedges, Forstal Cottages, Udimore.

Official Time-Keeper: Ernie Wilson.

Official Bike Mechanic: Brian Sellinge.

Raced in the Sedlescombe League 1951-1953.

League racing took place on a Wednesday night.

In 1954 rode friendly matches only.

Riders

  • Ronnie Banks
  • Derek Bilsbey
  • Ken Davis
  • Ron Davis
  • Johnny Harper
  • Peter Hedges
  • Ron Hedges
  • Bob Heinze
  • Ted Homard
  • John Hopper
  • John Larkin
  • Stan Paine
  • Brian Ryland
  • Tim Wilmhurst
  • Bob Wilson