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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Berkshire: Bucklebury Robins

About the team

Track was behind the village hall in the Memorial Hall Grounds, Upper Bucklebury, Nr Newbury.

The track was built in 1963 by members of the club, with some help from a local builder. Materials were paid for by a £100 grant from the local council.

Club Secretary: C. Wootton, 125 Greenham Road, Newbury, Berks(1966).

Club Secretary: C. Wootton, 38 Paradise Way, Bucklebury, Reading, Berks(1960s).

Raced in the Southern League 1963/64.

Raced in the Home Counties League 1965/66(Div 1).

Individual Honours.

1963/64 Robin Sellwood won the Berkshire Individual Championship.

Interesting Facts.

In 1962 both Cecil Clark and Mike Watts received two year bans for striking a steward.

Riders

  • Peter Braybrook
  • Cecil Clark
  • Tony Clark(capt)
  • .... Cullam
  • .... Dowling
  • .... Eggleton
  • D. Fry
  • C. Goodman
  • .... Holdaway
  • L. Homick
  • Basil Hurst
  • D. Hurst
  • .... Hutchins
  • .... Jordan
  • B. Larcone
  • .... Lyford
  • K. Maidment
  • R. Naylor
  • .... Nutley
  • David Paulin
  • .... Prout
  • Bob Pusey
  • T. Pusey
  • Brian Ralph
  • Colin Rolf
  • Robin Sellwood
  • J. Simmons
  • P. Walsh
  • Adrian Waters
  • .... Watton
  • Mike Watts
  • J. Waylor
  • .... Woodridge
  • Chris Wootton