Colin Richardson (speedway rider)

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Colin Richardson

Colin Eric Richardson (born 24 November 1958 in London, England) is a former motorcycle speedway rider who won the National League Riders Championship in 1977.[1] He represented England at full and Under-21 levels. He rode for the Eastbourne Eagles, Reading Racers, Swindon Robins, Hull Vikings, Wimbledon Dons (where he won The Laurels on his home track in 1977) and the King's Lynn Stars winning the New National League KO Cup in 1975 and the National League and cup double in 1977 with Eastbourne

His son Lee Richardson was a speedway rider and had represented Great Britain and is a former Speedway Grand Prix rider.[2]


  1. ^ Oakes, P & Rising, P (1986). 1986 Speedway Yearbook. ISBN 0-948882-00-X
  2. ^ Bamford, R.(2007). Speedway Yearbook 2007. ISBN 978-0-7524-4250-1