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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Essex: Rettendon Rippers

About the team

Track was on No 1 Meadow.

Raced 1950 - 1953. Did not enter a league, racing friendlies only.

Interesting Facts.

Charlie Bantick raced with only one arm.


  • Derek Abblett
  • Charlie Bantick
  • Jack Baycock
  • Derek Cresswell
  • Rowley Cresswell
  • Alan "Nobby" Frost
  • Dick Instance
  • Norman Knock
  • Malcolm "Flea" Lea
  • Roy Smith
  • Ted Smith
  • Colin "Col" Snell
  • Peter Spearman
  • Ray "Chas" Spearman
  • Graham "Kipper" White
  • Roy Williams