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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Scotland - Strathclyde: Eastwood Aces

About the team

Track was in Mansewood Road.

Riders were the Eastwood boys who rode for the Mansewood Lions, and then formed their own club.

1958 - 1962.

Club Secretary: R. Harkins, 34 Fyvie Avenue, Glasgow S3(1960s).

Individual Honours.

1960 Bert Harkins won the Glasgow Indivual Championship.

1960 Bert Harkins won the Mansewood September Trophy.

1960 Bert Harkins won the Glasgow Grand Prix.

1961 Manswood Individual Trophy: 1st Bert Harkins(Aces)15; 2nd John Spiers(Lions)14; 3rd Pete Christie(Aces)11.

Team Honours.

1960 Glasgow League Champions, runners up Craigton Eagles, 3rd Mansewood Lions.

Riders

  • Dick Barrie
  • Robin Black
  • .... Bond
  • Billy Brown
  • Fred Casely
  • Paul Casely
  • Norrie Christie
  • Pete Christie
  • .... Davis
  • Bert Harkins
  • Roy McDowall
  • Roy MacDowell
  • Archie McCormack
  • Robert Motherwell
  • .... Sneddon
  • .... Wilkinson