Get to know the 2020/21 Seagulls. On two minutes with Nick Laurence – riding for The Eastbourne Seagulls Powered by Save Thurrock Hammers speedway in the MSDL league.
What is your favourite track (and why)?
Maćon in France because it’s big and fast, and Peterborough in England
Who is your favourite rider (and why)?
Tony Rickardsson, for being the best ever
Best thing about being a speedway rider?
To be able to go racing with my dad
Worst thing about being a speedway rider?
Travelling and the injury’s
Inside on the white line or hugging the fence?
White line always
Best piece of advice you’ve been given?
If everything seems under control, you are not going fast enough
I have to be the last one in my team to go into the changing rooms
Biggest achievement of your career to date?
Difficult to say but winning the tunnel trophy with Lakeside in 2017 is up there
What are your aims / aspirations for the next few seasons?
To stay safe
Any sponsors to shout out too?
Keatley & Barrell construction LTD
G.Gates hgv diagnostic tech LTD
Mum & Dad
Image Credits: Tiffani Graveling Photography