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A Life In Speedway by John Louis

A ‘Must Read’ For Any Speedway Fan

John LouisA Life In Speedway by John Louis is a must read for any fan lucky enough to have watched John ‘Tiger’ Louis race. I was privileged to see John Louis race many times, as I watched Coventry ride between 1975-1983. He always gave a hundred per cent, never rode ‘dirty’ and always had time to sign autographs.

John Louis’ book documents his life, particularly his speedway years as both rider, promoter and England manager. He is both interesting and informative. He writes in a chatty style, so it feels like reading about a dear friend.

John Louis is very open about his personal life too. It is interesting to read of his children and grandchildren’s achievements, and to put faces to names.

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