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Cycle Speedway Teams Down the Ages

Hampshire: Burley Whippets

About the team

Ex Broadsiders, based in the New Forest.

Track was at Clay Hill, Burley(now Clay Hill Car Park).

Team Manager: Vic Lonnen(owned the cycle shop in Burley, keeping all the cycle speedway bikes in tip-top condition).

Individual Honours.

Peter Breaker was the New Forest Individual Champion 1956. Also reached National Individual Finals 1958(came 10th).

Riders

  • John Adams
  • .... Bingham
  • Peter Breaker
  • Tom Byrne
  • .... Carpenter
  • Jim Cook
  • .... Davis
  • E. Dore
  • R. Dore
  • K. Kettelty
  • .... Lewis
  • .... Moxham
  • J. Poolman
  • .... Pope
  • Robert Scott
  • John Skinner