Lee Richardson Support Fund


The Hammers captain who was tragically taken from us on 13th May 2012. An immaculate professional, a true captain, a true gentleman, a true family man, a true inspiration. Will always be missed, will always be remembered, will always be loved.  # RICO

Lee Richardson Support Fund

Following Lee Richardson’s tragic accident on Sunday 13th May, and after consultation with the Richardson family, the Lakeside Hammers set up a support fund for Lee’s wife and three children.


Still available, click on the image below to view information.


Official Ebay channel selling a range of memorabilia can be found by clicking here:


You can either donate securely via PayPal (which accepts cards or individual PayPal accounts) by clicking here   or, fans can make direct donations using the following account details

Bank: Lloyds TSB
Account Name: Emma Richardson
Sort code: 30 98 74
Account Number: 42505068

or alternatively send cheques, made payable to Emma Richardson, to:

Gerald Richter,
The Speedway Office,
Lakeside Hammers Speedway,
Arena-Essex Raceway
A1306 Arterial Road
RM19 1AE

We thank you for your generosity.  In October 2012 over £122,000 had been raised. Respected track man Gerald Richter manages the fundraising on behalf of the club, with all funds going direct to Emma Richardson.  Gerald  can be contacted on 07973 839056 or email at spdwy@hotmail.co.uk

Remembering # RICO

On Friday 28th September, thousands of Speedway fans came together to Remember #Rico. Click on the Image below to view the meeting information, or to buy a DVD of the meeting.