Bill Swallow is a classic motorcycle rider from Yorkshire.
He has won the Manx Grand Prix 9 times, a feat only bettered by Bob Heath. He has averaged 110 mph on the course and has been interviewd by Murray Walker about his successes.
He retired from racing in 2000, but returned in 2011 and came 4th in the 350cc Junior Classic Race mountain course. He is also used in a Davida helmets advertising campaign.
Outside of racing, Bill is a teacher at Holmfirth High School, West Yorkshire; Bill retired as a teacher in December 2011.