R I P Winnie Wright

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R I P Winnie Wright

Postby dh.com » 13 Feb 2007, 00:06


6 Years today since Winnie passed away. R.I. P Winnie![/img]

Postby Leealexander » 13 Feb 2007, 14:23

Can't believe its six years already, I do wish I had of kept in touch with Winnie.

All got good stories to tell, just wish he was still around.
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Postby Ivesy » 13 Feb 2007, 15:52

RIP Winnie
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Postby Geth » 13 Feb 2007, 17:11

Sorely missed.
RIP fella.
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Postby Russellcook » 13 Feb 2007, 17:15

Winnie one of the greatest guy's i have ever met both in and out of the BMX world.

Got to say one of the guy's that made me the man i am today

R.I.P Winnie
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Postby jb » 13 Feb 2007, 21:42

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Postby dazreidy » 13 Feb 2007, 22:15

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Postby kuwahara » 14 Feb 2007, 02:05

Sadley Missed R.I.P Winnie
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Postby Uncle Buck » 14 Feb 2007, 08:25


Our BMX friend Winnie Wright passed away 6 years ago yesterday.

Here is a link to my old rivals bmx race website page to honour Winnie on the 1st Anniversay in 2002 with a few pics..


Still think of him every week and miss him so much.. All the good times and the fun...
BMX Time Lord.
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Postby Liam_Batey » 14 Feb 2007, 12:44

Like i said on the other thread , i was lucky enough to be team-mates with winnie twice , on the Invert team and oddessy team.
Bmx is sadly missing one of its genuine nice guys from the sport.
Never too busy for anybody , always smiling.
Missed by many
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Postby Nobby » 14 Feb 2007, 17:21

Take it easy big fella,god bless.Norm :(
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Postby sinchy » 07 Mar 2007, 20:29

He still shines! RIP
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Postby BugEye » 07 Mar 2007, 23:58

He got me into racing back in 83. Always patient and had time for everyone. Great man.
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Postby James Morris » 29 Jun 2007, 13:55

Just found out today that winnie died. Must say its put a gloomer on an otherwise beautiful and sunny day..... My last memory of Winnie is sitting just next to the big doubles at slough (must be 7 years ago) when i was invited back to a veterans race and Winnie passed a couple of hours filling me in on the big gap of BMX history i had missed since i bummed out in 90/91. Told me i got a great deal on the complete bike i´d bought for the race (a TJ laven Specialized Fatboy, how the mighty have fallen....) and was smiling all day, loving reviling those glory days we both remembered and he was still living. It was like having a big brother there, although i knew others better, he was the man, what a blinding light to be extinguished. Rest in Peace Winnie, don´t even know how you went though i guess thats not important...
Endless days.....BMX in the 80s, it didn't get any better than that!
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Postby flemdog » 29 Jun 2007, 19:51

Winnie rocks!!! he belonged in the super wide bars club with me... Woody Itson (pre slam design), Hardcore rider!!!
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Postby bernies_son » 02 Jul 2007, 17:34

RIP Winnie, you would always make me laugh with some of the things you would come out with,euan and family.
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R I P Winnie Wright

Postby CHRISTIE » 24 Sep 2007, 23:03

I still remember the day we all said goodbye
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Postby mr,ad,222 » 27 Oct 2007, 23:46

R I P Winnie u left behind some good memories apart from all the pics n that theres your kids and ur bro Billy. wishing u all the best up there and a big Hi to the family 8)
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Re: R I P Winnie Wright

Postby delbert » 27 Apr 2008, 03:00

R I P Winnie from delbert husband 1984
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Re: R I P Winnie Wright

Postby BugEye » 27 Apr 2008, 18:10

Delbert Husbands. Yes. Winnie, though sadly missed, but never forgotten.

If my memory serves me well. Did you not beat Gary Llewelyn at a Birmingham Wheels National? I recall being there and can say that a vast majority were screaming your name, egging you on to win. (my memory has not served me well trying to recount the year though!).
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