Hethersett Hawks' chairman John Nelson
presents David Martin with one of his many trophies and on the
right presents Jazz Abbott with his Norfolk Junior Championship
Hethersett Hawks/Swinton and Co Cycle Speedway Club celebrated its
most successful season to date with a presentation party at Hethersett
The lengthy roll of honour included a British Team title, two
South-East League championships, an East Anglian Junior Cup, a Norfolk
League Championship plus two East Anglian Individual Champions and three
Norfolk Individual Champions.
Winners of East Anglian Individual Championships were David Martin
(seniors) and Jazz Abbott (Under-16s) and winners of Norfolk Championships
were David Martin (seniors), Jazz Abbott (Under-19s and Under-16s).
The end of season Club awards for 2007 went to the following - Top
Scorer, David Martin; Best Newcomer, Callum Martin; Most Improved Junior,
Ben Collins; Clubman, Simon Wilcox; First-Team Rider, David Martin;
Second/Youth Team Rider, Ben Collins; Sportsman - David Martin.
There was also a special presentation from the riders to club
secretary Mel Perkins to mark over 40 years association with the
Hethersett club and cycle speedway in general.
“Mel is simply Mr Hethersett Cycle Speedway,” said club
chairman John Nelson.
The Club was pleased to announce at the party that its
sponsors Swinton and Co have agreed to extent their support for a further
Members will now have a busy winter preparing the track for
reopening at the end of March.