Famous LincsBikers

Famous bikers who live or have lived in Lincolnshire. These may be motorcycle racers, figures from history or even actors or actresses.

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Peter Hickman

Peter was born on 8 April 1987 in Burton on Trent and lived in Louth. Hickman took his first BSB race win at Cadwell Park in 2014. After starting the season without a ride he rode for Tsingtao WK Kawasaki…

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Freddie Frith OBE

Freddie Frith, 1909 – 1988, was the son of a Grimsby stonemason who went on to become a highly successful racer, the first ever 350cc World Champion, five-time TT winner, and the first man to record a 90mph lap of…

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Steve Plater

Steve Plater enjoyed a highly successful career, primarily in the British Superbike and Supersport Championships, riding for the official Honda, Kawasaki, Suzuki and Yamaha teams and winning the latter in 2009. The Lincolnshire rider was victorious at the North West…

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Roger Marshall

About Roger British Solo Champion in 1975 and 1977, Marshall was Britain’s best privateer in the late 1970s, finally getting his break as team-mate to Wayne Gardner at Moriwaki Kawasaki in 1981. A move to Heron Suzuki and then Honda…

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Dickie Dale

Richard H. Dale (25 April 1927 – 30 April 1961), known as Dickie Dale, was a Grand Prix motorcycle road racer born in Wyberton near Boston, Lincolnshire, England. In 1945 he was drafted into the RAF and served as a…

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Lawrence of Arabia

T.E. Lawrence, also known as Lawrence of Arabia, is a well-known figure in history due to his role in the Arab Revolt during World War I. However, many people are unaware of the time he spent in Lincolnshire, a county…

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Austin Munks

Austin Munks was a motorcycle racing legend who won the Junior and Senior Manx Grand Prix in 1933 and 1936, and the Lightweight class in 1947. He also flew aircraft and owned his own aircraft. He was born in Leverton,…

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Guy Martin

Guy Martin is arguably the most famous Lincsbiker (Lincolnshire Biker), I’m probably a little biased though. I have followed Guy for many years. He became famous for his abilities around many of the road race circuits around the world, most…

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