FULL NAME = HENRY MICHAEL ATKINS
DOB = 02/01/2001
HOME TOWN = EXETER
School = West Exe Technology College, Year 7
Started Riding a bike = age 5 ½ in Grandads field
Current Speedway Bike = 2 x JD JP (125cc 4 Stroke) 1 x JD LP (85cc 2 Stroke)
Current Grasstrack Bike = 2 x JD LP TM 100cc 2 Stroke
Race suit = CW Race Products
Helmet = Fox
Goggles = Oakley, Smith & Wolf
Boots = Daytona
Favourite Rebel = Claus Vissing (Somerset 2012)
Favourite Rider = Nicki Pedersen
Favourite Track = Somerset (of course!)
Favourite Grasstrack = Bridgwater
Wants to Ride = For Somerset and at Cardiff
Somerset Club Mascot = 2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013
Favourite TV Programme = WWE Wrestling
Other Sports = I play all other sports and darts
Riding in 2013 – TBC
Speedway - Somerset Rebels Mascot duties; Young Lions 125cc support class; British 125cc Championship (tbc)
Grasstrack - Junior class racing in ACU Cornwall, Wessex, Southern & South West Centres; British Grasstrack Championship
Achievements to date
2012 – Speedway = 125cc Support Class, Leicester 1st, Mildenhall 3rd, Northside 4th, Eastbourne 2nd, Sittingbourne 5th. British Speedway Championship 125cc 5th, Somerset Rebels Mini Rebels Captain. Grasstrack Junior Class = 4th British Grasstrack Championship, ACU South West Centre 3rd. ACU Cornwall Centre 3rd.
2011 – Speedway = 125cc British Speedway Champion, 125cc Speedway support class top scorer, Season average 14.23 points across all meetings, Somerset Rebels Club Mascot & Mini Rebels Captain. Grasstrack = 5th British Junior Grasstrack Championship, SWeGA Club Champion, Runner up ACU South West Centre. ACU Cornwall Centre Champion.
2010 – Speedway = Somerset Rebels Club Mascot, Grasstrack (Cadet Class) = British Youth Cadet Grasstrack Champion, ACU Wessex Centre, ACU South West Centre and ACU Southern Centre Champion, Bristol Club Champion, Swindon Youth Club Champion, Swindon Youth Rider of the Year, SWeGA Club Champion, Southern Centre Star Rider. Exwick Heights Primary School Sports Personality of the year
2009 – Speedway = Somerset Rebels Club Mascot, Grasstrack (Auto Cadet Class) = Runner Up British Youth Auto Cadet Grasstrack Championship, ACU Cornwall, ACU South West Centre and ACU Southern Centre Champion, Runner Up ACU Wessex Centre Champion, Bristol Club Champion, Runner Up Swindon Youth Club Championship, SWeGA Club Championship
2008 – Speedway = Somerset Rebels Club Mascot, Grasstrack = 3rd ACU South West Centre, 3rd Swindon Youth Club Championship, 2nd SWeGA Club Championship.
2007 – Speedway = Somerset Rebels Club Mascot, Grasstrack = 4th SWeGA Club Championship.
JD Frames; LP Tuning; Talon; TMUK; OOracing; MCS Ltd; Best Tyres; Plastexe; Dimascio's Ice Creams; The Oaktree; Atkins & Atkins Life, Pesions & Investments; Hel Performance; K & N Filters; Duck Smart; Tbolt USA; Mertux