Full name: Daniel Robert King

Date of Birth: 14th August 1986

Birthplace: Maidstone, Kent

Height: 1.68m (5’6”)

Weight: 65 Kg (10.2 stone)

Marital Status: Married to Clara

Children: Two sons, Logan and Casey

Hobbies: Golf and Darts

Favourite Sports Personality: Mohammed Ali

Speedway Heroes: Mark Loram & Greg Hancock

Favourite Tracks: Peterborough and Belle Vue

First Speedway experience: Sittingbourne at the age of 12

First race: Peterborough Pumas aged 15

Injuries to date: Broken leg and collarbone, broken sternum, ribs and wrist

Most Embarrassing Speedway moment: I once flipped my bike during a wheelie celebration

Speedway Ambition: To become World Champion

Current Equipment: GM engines tuned by Flemming Graversen, Stuah frames, Fuchs Silkolene Lubricants, Bell Helmets, Smith goggles, Seven gloves.

Previous UK Clubs: Peterborough Pumas NL 2001 - 2003, Swindon Sprockets NT 2002, Ipswich BLC 2003, Mildenhall NL 2003 - 2004, Reading CL 2003, Arena Essex CL 2003, Ipswich PL 2004 - 2006, Rye House CL 2005, Mildenhall CL 2006, Peterborough PL 2007-2008, Ipswich CL 2009-2010, Birmingham PL 2011-2014, Newcastle  CL 2014, Lakeside PL 2014,  Coventry PL 2015--2016, Leicester PL 2017-Present, Ipswich CL 2015-Present

Current Clubs: Great Britain – Leicester Lions (Premiership), Ipswich Witches (Championship)

Club Honours: 2002 National League Champion (Peterborough), 2003 National League Knock-out cup winner (Mildenhall), 2005 Championship League Champion (Rye House), 2005 Championship Trophy winner (Rye House), 2007 Premiership Shield winner (Peterborough), 2015 Championship Pairs winner (Ipswich).

Individual Honours: 2004 British Under-18 Champion, 2016 British Champion

Grand Prix Record: 1 GP ridden, 7 GP points

World Cup Record: 9 meetings, 51 points, 1 Silver medal.


PL = Premiership League

CL = Championship League

NL = National League

NT - National League Trophy

BLC = British League Cup