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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Leicestershire : Kirby Kings

About the team

Track was on the Recreation Ground in Station Road, Kirby.

Club Secretary: Ray W. Lancaster, 405 Ratby Lane, Kirby Muxloe.

Unfortunately Ray was killed in a motorcycle accident late 50s.

Raced in the Leicester League.

Individual Honours.

1952 Ian Vintner was Leicestershire County Champion.

Brian Carver won the "Mars" Golden Helmet, this being a Leicestershire trophy sponsored by Mars Bar.

Team Honours.

1951 Leicestershire League Champions.

1953 Leicestershire League Champions.

Riders

1948 - 1953.

  • Brian Carver
  • Johnny Gray
  • Pete Greet
  • John Peck
  • Fred Robinson
  • Peter Russell(capt)
  • Brian Silk
  • Barry Turner
  • Ian Vintner