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Ron Langston

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Junior – A.J.S.
Senior – Matchless
Age 26, Ron Langston is a farmer, and comes from Campden, Gloucestershire. He has ridden in three Thruxton 500 mile and 9 hour races and was very well known for his trials and scrambles successes – he was a member of the Ariel factory team and gained two Gold Medals in the International “Six Days.”

Last year he rode brilliantly, finishing second in the Junior – his first race over the Mountain Course. For this performance he was given the Newcomer’s Award.

His machines for this year’s races are both 1960 models.
(TT Special, 8 September 1960, p.9.)

Competed in

1962 Senior TTRNorton
1962 Junior TTRNorton
1961 Senior TT52:20:01.2097.02Matchless
1961 Junior TTRAJS
1960 Senior MGPRMatchless
1960 Junior MGPRAJS
1959 Junior MGP22:34:00.0088.2Norton


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