Ipswich Witches

One of the most famous clubs in British speedway, the Witches were founded in 1950 and, after not racing for a few years in the 60's were one of the most successful sides of the 1970s and into the '80s, where they won the Division One and KO Cup double on two occasions under the guidance of promoter John Berry.

 

Ipswich Witches in action

Info

Nickname: Witches
Club Colours: Black, white and blue
Track Size: 285 metres
Track Record: 56.6 Ben Barker June 20 2013
Facilities: Fast food dining areas and bars with seating overlooking track
Founded: 1951

Contact details

Track Address:
Foxhall Stadium,
Foxhall Road,
Ipswich
IP4 5TL

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Telephone: 01473 623640
Website: www.ipswichwitches.co

Previous top riders

  • John Louis
  • Billy Sanders
  • Tony Davey
  • Dennis Sigalos
  • John Cook
  • Jeremy Doncaster
  • Scott Nicholls
  • Hans Andersen
  • Tomasz Gollob
  • Tony Rickardsson
  • Chris Louis

Promoter

John Louis

Ipswich Witches news

Ritchie Hawkins and Adam Ellis shake hands after a maximum 5-1 in heat 8.
Ipswich v Somerset (Premier League) at Foxhall Stadium, Ipswich, Suffolk, UK on 24 July 2014. Picture: Steve Waller

Ipswich Witches skipper Ritchie Hawkins delighted after Premier League victory over Somerset Rebels

Ipswich Witches skipper Ritchie Hawkins was beaming like a Cheshire cat after watching his team pick up a crucial three points to keep their slim Premier League play-off hopes alive.

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