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Tsunami

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About Tsunami

  • Birthday 09/18/1943

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    Canny Whitley Bay near Newcastle
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    Speedway, Squash, Golf, the Toon.
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    Newcastle Diamonds and Gems

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  1. Tsunami

    AGM November 2018

    Whatever happened to the 'excess travelling" problem.
  2. Tsunami

    Goodbye and thank you for the memories (for now!)

    Have you no standards.
  3. Tsunami

    Newcastle 2019

    No chance.
  4. Tsunami

    AGM November 2018

    Protecting his share but, R & R.
  5. Tsunami

    Glasgow 2019 Onwards

    The green button was to facilitate betting in the Far East, along with transponders on the bikes, which showed a virtual race in the betting shops. I was at the presentations in London in the early 00's, but the idea didn't go forward. We were not working it through SKY, but a separate specialist company.
  6. Tsunami

    AGM November 2018

    Grow up.
  7. Tsunami

    Glasgow 2019 Onwards

    Really. Look at some things that were published in the Speedway Star. Golden Heats, more that two teams per meeting, etc. Half the things that were said in those articles were not even true, when doing comparisons. Promoters don't usually need to be told by others how to lose money with gamble's. Some like Glasgow already hold the secret.
  8. Tsunami

    Glasgow 2019 Onwards

    Got to also be remembered, that Glasgow own their stadium and the outlets in it, so no 'rent ' as such, and an extra money stream, and possible tax exemption if they put it through their business. Ironic that the have poured money into riders who other clubs were likely to sign, only to call off the signing cos Glasgow has found the magic money tree. They are reaping what THEY have sown.
  9. Tsunami

    Glasgow 2019 Onwards

    Seeing some of the 'solutions' suggested on here, would anybody run the risks of trying most of them.
  10. Tsunami

    AGM November 2018

    Yes.
  11. Tsunami

    AGM November 2018

    The SCB is not invited to the AGM as it is for the BSPA to decide the future formats of speedway, so why should you be looking for anything on the SCB twitter. Every year a press statement is prepared as they leave the AGM for the Present Officer to write up, and issue it usually the morning afterwards. The main points are included and smaller items immerse in the period afterwards possibly having been presented to the SCB for scrutiny and comments. It's only in people's twisted minds that it's a mushroom situation, but if you feel neglected so be it. Many times something is agreed but on reflection, when other decisions are later made, the original decision needs to be amended. If they did what you expect, you and others would be on their backs saying something like "why didn't they wait till the end and publish the findings in full' and not very professional. Can't win really, hence the reason trying to get it right is more important than feeding the crocodiles looking in and ready to attack.
  12. Tsunami

    AGM November 2018

    It was introduced in 97, that was my first year as Promoter.
  13. I did notice you were on it quite a lot.
  14. This should be a header on some threads, for the number of times it has to be explained at the beginning and end of every season.
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