Death – Obituary News : Former World No.2 British Speedway rider Gordon Kennett has passed away at the age of 69. The news has deeply saddened the British Speedway community, who are sending their condolences and best wishes to Kennett’s family and friends during this difficult time.
BRITISH Speedway is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of former World No.2 Gordon Kennett at the age of 69.
We send our condolences and best wishes to Gordon’s family and friends at this very sad time. pic.twitter.com/Diwyh4FDnY
— Official British Speedway (@SpeedwayGB) September 12, 2023
British Speedway is mourning the loss of former World No.2 Gordon Kennett, who passed away at the age of 69. The news of his death has left the speedway community devastated and filled with sorrow.
Kennett, a highly respected and talented rider, made a significant impact on the sport during his career. Born on May 5, 1954, in Essex, England, Kennett began his speedway journey at a young age and quickly rose through the ranks. He competed at the highest level and achieved numerous accolades, earning him the title of World No.2 in his prime.
Known for his fearless riding style and sheer determination, Kennett became a fan favorite and an inspiration to many aspiring riders. He was renowned for his ability to push the limits on the track, always giving his utmost to secure victory. His passion for the sport and his dedication to his craft were evident in every race he competed in.
Off the track, Kennett was a humble and kind-hearted individual who was loved and respected by his peers. He will be remembered not only for his achievements in speedway but also for his generosity and willingness to help others.
The British Speedway community is united in grief over the loss of a true legend. Our deepest condolences and sympathies go out to Gordon Kennett’s family and friends during this difficult time. The impact he had on the sport and the memories he created will forever be cherished. May he rest in peace..