A former Cycle Speedway rider who began his Speedway
racing career at Ipswich until injury forced him out of action
in 1957. After a two-year lay-off he got back in the saddle in
1960 with Ipswich.
Transferred to Exeter in 1961 where he skippered the Falcons,
winning the Provinsional League Riders Championship a year
later. Made 10 successful defences of the Silver Sash. He transferred
to Hackney as a Rider/Promoter in 1964. His riding career was
cut short by serious injuries after a first bend crash at Hackney
shortly after joining the Hawks.