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Derek Lee

Record type: Motorsport Biographies

Biography: Age 24, Derek Lee is a maintenance fitter and comes from Blackpool. He has raced at Thornaby, whilst in the 1959 500 mile race at Thruxton he was third in his class (500 c.c. single cylinder) and ninth overall. He rode in the Manx for the first time last year, and came home 61st at 70.50 m.p.h. His machine for this year's Senior is a 1961 G50 model. Hobby: "Making ends meet."
(TT Special, 7 September 1961)

Senior – B.S.A.
Age, 23, Derek Lee's occupation is engineering, and he comes from Blackpool. He has raced at Aintree, Cadwell, Charterhall, Oulton, Snetterton and Thornaby whilst in last year's 500-mile race at Thruxton he was third in his class (500 c.c. single-cylinder) and ninth overall. His machine is a 1958 Gold Star.
(TT Special, 8 September 1960, p.9.)

Competed in

1970 Senior TTNULLMatchless
1970 Junior TT172:31:43.4089.54AJS
1967 Senior TT102:22:57.4095.03Matchless
1967 Junior TTRAJS
1966 Senior TTRMatchless
1966 Junior TT132:32:00.6089.37AJS
1965 Senior TT152:43:28.6083.1Matchless
1965 Junior TT372:40:18.8084.74AJS
1964 Senior TT102:25:00.0093.68Matchless
1963 Senior TT202:28:59.6091.18Matchless
1962 Senior TT202:34:15.8088.07Matchless
1960 Senior MGP613:12:41.0070.5BSA


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