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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Wales: Newport Stars

About the team

1st track was in Black Ash Park, next to Pumping Station.

Raced 1980 - 1995.

Moved to new track at Spytty Park.

Struggled at their new track, which they shared with the Dragons.

Team Manager: Tony Fentiman.

Raced in the Western League 1981/82 Div 1 & Div 2.

Club Honours.

The 1988 British Under 21 Individual Final was held at Spytty Leisure Centre. The Referee was Mr Graham Sutton(Dorset). The winner was Martin Kent(Heckmondwike-West Yorks) with 17 points, the runner-up was Mark Newey(Sandwell-West Midlands) after a run-off with Pete Young(Poole), both riders scoring 16 points. Other scorers: Nathan Jolliffe(Weymouth) 14, Neil Collins(Bristol St George) 14, Martin Gale(Poole) 14, Danny Zagni(Ipswich-Suffolk) 13, Darren Demmery(Bristol St George) 12, Richard Lloyd(Birmingham) 12, Lee Williams(Bristol St George) 12, Lee Ashman(Sandwell) 11, Steve Harris(Bristol St George) 10, Graham Whitfield(Basildon-Essex) 10, Victor Brooks(Ipswich) 10, Richard Clanfield(Poole) 9.

Riders

  • Rob Absalom
  • Perry Armstrong
  • Paul Baker
  • John Bevan
  • Jason Bobbs
  • Richard Brooks
  • Alan Brown
  • Mike Burns
  • Dale Clark
  • Nigel Clark
  • Steve Clarke
  • Andy Cobley
  • Russell Cook
  • Mark Coombstock
  • Gilbert Davies
  • Martin Davies
  • Nicky Davies
  • Wayne Davis
  • Aaron Elesmere
  • Derek Ford
  • Mike Ford
  • Garth Golsby
  • Dean Hanbury
  • E. Holewick
  • Ian Horton
  • David Howells
  • Keith Hunt
  • Nick Hunt
  • Lew Inker
  • Lee Johnson(1987)
  • Barry Jones
  • John Jones
  • Anthony Kelly
  • Sian Lavender
  • Shane Lawton
  • Chris Leach
  • Neil Lewis
  • Dave Lloyd
  • Jeff Lloyd(capt)
  • Steve Macey
  • Andrew McNamee
  • Steve Manley
  • John Marks
  • Lee Mather
  • Gavin Morgan
  • Royston Morgan
  • Steve Nash
  • Martin Pannell
  • Rob Pannell
  • Neil Pearce
  • Alan Pewtner
  • Jamie Phillips
  • Neil Power
  • Steve Ralley
  • Bill Reynolds
  • Mathew Reynolds
  • Mike Rice
  • Alan Ryall
  • Clive Sadler
  • Peter Sadler
  • Craig Sheridan
  • Leigh Sherdan
  • Jason Silcox
  • Colin Simmons
  • Ian Sizer
  • Adam Tempest
  • Doug Varney
  • John Walters
  • Bobby Watts
  • Barry Webley
  • Neil Wildy
  • Martin Wilkins
  • Darren Williams
  • Nigel Williams