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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Surrey: Guildford Aces

About the team

The track was adjacent to the Cathedral. It also had a tarmac surface.

This was on Station Meadows, which is now the industrial site known as Woodbridge Meadows.

Club Manager: E. Read, Tylehurst, Recreation Road, Guildford, Surrey.

Guildford Aces 11 raced in the Surrey Div 1 North League 1951/52.

2nd team raced in the Surrey Reserves League 1951/52.

Raced in the South West Surrey League.

Interesting Fact.

The official track opening was filmed by the BBC outside broadcast team, with Brian Johnson, complete with an attached microphone, giving a live commentary whilst riding in a race.

Riders

  • .... Anderson
  • Michael Butler
  • John Clayton
  • P. Cox
  • Neil Davis
  • Pat Gaff
  • D. Raven
  • B. Summerfield
  • B. Welch
  • Rob Woods