At 19 years old Tom was a graduate from
the Midland and Southern Development Leagues.
For a youngster starting out in the National League for the first time
it must have been a daunting experience but he took it in his stride and
battled on from the reserve berth.
With a bit of an awkward style, he started off doing well, scoring 6 at
the Isle of Wight at the beginning of May followed by 5 points at
Monmore against Belle Vue and another 5 at Mildenhall in June he
was doing a good job at reserve. His best score of the season was
in September with an 8 and a bonus at Plymouth.
He thoroughly deserved his award of Most Improved Heathens Rider at the
end of season night in October.
He has earned a place in the Leicester Lion Cubs side for 2020. We wish