Cradley Riders World Final Appearances

Appearances by all riders who have ridden for Cradley, regardless of who they were representing at the time.
Years in brackets after rider's name indicates their time with Cradley



Alan Hunt (1947-50) Wembley  51,53,54(res dnr),56
Grahame   Warren (1948) Wembley 49,50,52,53
Eric Williams (1949) Wembley 51,53,55
Eric Boothroyd (1950) Wembley  56
Leo McAuliffe (1965) Wembley 63
Chum Taylor (1966) Wembley 60
Howard Cole (1966,1973/4) Wembley 69
Jack Biggs (1967) Wembley 50,51,53,54,56(res dnr),57(res dnr)
Brian Brett (1967) Wembley 65
Bob Andrews (1968-69,71-72)     Wembley 60(res), 62, Malmo 61, Gothenburg 64, 
Bernt Persson (1969-73, 75-77) Wembley 67,68,72,75,,78(res dnr) , Gothenburg 68,71,77 Katowice 73
Colin Pratt (1970) Wembley 67
Jan Simensen (1970) Wembley  72(res)
John Boulger (1974-76) Katowice 73, Gothenburg 77
Steve Bastable (1974-79) Wembley 78(res dnr)
Anders Michanek (1977) Wembley 67,72,75,78, Wroclaw 70, Gothenburg 68, 71,74*,77,Katowice73,76(res)
Bruce Penhall (1978-82) Gothenburg 80, Wembley 81*Los Angeles 82*
Alan Grahame (1978-85,87-91) Gothenburg 84(res)
Phil Collins (1978-86) Norden  83, Bradford 85,(res dnr)
Erik Gundersen (1979-89) Wembley 81, Norden 83, Gothenburg 84*, Bradford 85*, Katowice 86, Amsterdam 87,Vojens 88*, Munich 89
Jan Verner (1982) Gothenburg 77, Wembley 78
Lance King (1982-84) Norden 83, Gothenburg 84, Bradford 85
Simon Wigg (1982-83) Gothenburg 84, Vojens 88, Munich 89
Andy Grahame (1992-94) Los Angeles 82(res dnr)
Peter Ravn (1983) Norden 83(res dnr), Amsterdam 87(res)
Jan O Pedersen (1983, 85-92) Bradford 85, Katowice 86, Amsterdam 87, Vojens 88, 
Munich 89(qualified but pulled out due to injury), Gothenburg 91*
Simon Cross (1983-95) Amsterdam  87, Vojens 88(res dnr)
Gert Handberg (1988-92) Gothenburg 91(res dnr) Wroclaw 92
Greg Hancock (1989-96) Pocking  93, Vojens 94, Grand Prix 95, 96, 97*,98, 99, 2000, 01, 02, 03, 04, 05,06,07,08
Billy Hamill (1990-96) Gothenburg 91,Vojens 94(res dnr) Grand Prix 95, 96*, 97, 98, 99, 2000, 01, 02
Les Collins (1996) Los Angeles 82

dnr = did not ride

res = reserve

*= Champion


The Individual Medals:

Achieved by riders only while representing Cradley at that time
Unrivalled by any other team - unless someone can indicate otherwise.



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