Roby Speedway

YEARS OF OPERATION KEY:
/ c = circa (about) / cn = cancelled / E = early / L = late / M = mid / r = ran / s = scheduled to run / z = ran karts, motorcycles, or other motorsport /
Hammond
IndianaUSA
at Indianapolis Blvd+107th (S side)
built in 1895 as Lakeside horse track; backstretch later site of I-90 (Chicago Skyway)


Roby Speedway 20307 a
aka: New Roby Speedway
1 mi.  dirt ovalz8/1/1920, r8/29/20-9/20/36 defunct
motorcycles (8/1/1920)


TRACK CHAMPIONS

RACES

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1 1923-10-20 track 'a' sprint
1-Ralph D.Ormsby
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2 1924-07-13 track 'a' sprint
1-Ralph D. Ormsby
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3 1924-10-19 track 'a' sprint
1-Ralph D.Ormsby
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4 1925-05-17 track 'a' sprint
1-Ralph D.Ormsby
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5 1926-05-02 track 'a'
1-Dutch Baumann, 2-Billy Arnold
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6 1926-05-23 track 'a'
1-Wilbur Shaw
30 laps
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7 1926-06-13 track 'a'
1-Dutch Baumann, 2-Lou Schneider
50 laps
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8 1926-08-22 track 'a'
1-Dutch Baumann, 2-Walter Martins
75 laps
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9 1926-09-19 track 'a'
1-Lou Schneider
100 laps
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10 1926-10-02 track 'a' sprint
1-Lou Schneider
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11 1926-10-02 track 'a' stock
1-Joe Fusco
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12 1926-10-10 track 'a'
1-Les Allen
150 laps
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13 1927-05-01 track 'a' AAA
1-Jack Ross
30 laps
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14 1927-05-07 track 'a' sprint
1-Billy Arnold
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15 1927-05-22 track 'a' AAA
1-Walter Martins
20 laps
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16 1927-05-22 track 'a' AAA
1-Wilbur Shaw
20 laps
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17 1927-06-12 track 'a' AAA
1-Dutch Baumann
50 laps
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18 1927-07-04 track 'a' sprint
1-Dutch Baumann
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19 1927-07-10 track 'a' AAA
1-George Souders
75 laps
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20 1927-08-07 track 'a' AAA
1-Wilbur Shaw
20 laps
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21 1927-08-28 track 'a' AAA
1-Lou Schneider
20 laps
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22 1927-08-28 track 'a' AAA
1-Lou Schneider
20 laps
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23 1927-09-18 track 'a' AAA
1-Lou Schneider
50 laps
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24 1927-10-09 track 'a' AAA
1-Dutch Baumann
100 laps
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25 1928-00-00 track 'a' sprint
1-Carl Marchese
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26 1928-00-00 track 'a' stock <$1200.
1-Emil Johnson
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27 1928-00-00 track 'a' stock >$1200.
1-Billy Harris
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28 1928-05-06 track 'a' sprint
1-Frank Brisko
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29 1928-05-27 track 'a' sprint
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30 1928-07-01 track 'a' sprint
1-Lou Schneider
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31 1928-07-22 track 'a' sprint
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32 1928-08-01 track 'a' sprint
1-Lou Schneider
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33 1928-08-12 track 'a' sprint
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34 1928-08-24 track 'a' sprint
1-George Young
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35 1929-00-00 track 'a' sprint
1-Gus Schrader
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36 1929-00-00 track 'a' sprint
1-Gus Schrader
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37 1929-00-00 track 'a' stock
1-H.M.Lewis
12 hr.
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38 1929-00-00 track 'a' stock
1-F.R.Barney
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39 1929-00-00 track 'a' stock
1-Lionel Whittaker
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40 1929-10-06 track 'a' stock
1-Carl Adams
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41 1931-06-21 track 'a' AAA
1-Lou Schneider, 2-Bill Cummings, 3-Sam Ross
100 laps; 13 starters
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42 1931-08-30 track 'a' AAA
1-Bill Cummings
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43 1932-05-00 track 'a'
1-Billy Arnold
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44 1932-06-19 track 'a' AAA National Championship
1-Stubby Stubblefield, 2-Al Gordon, 3-Bill Cummings, 4-Howdy Wilcox II, 5-Sam Ross, 6-Bob Carey
100 laps; 14 starters/12 finishers
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45 1932-10-16 track 'a'
1-Art Foley
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46 1934-00-00 track 'a' sprints
1-Maynard Clark
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47 1934-06-10 track 'a' sprints
1-Lou Schneider
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48 1934-06-10 track 'a' stocks
1-Walt McLean
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49 1934-07-29 track 'a' sprints
1-Everett Rice
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50 1934-08-26 track 'a' sprints
1-Wes Breeding
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51 1934-09-02 track 'a' stocks
1-Duke Nalon
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52 1934-09-23 track 'a' stocks
1-Balbo Calderone
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53 1934-10-14 track 'a' stocks
1-Duke Nalon
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54 1935-09-15 track 'a' AAA sprints
1-Babe Stapp
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55 1935-09-22 track 'a' AAA sprints
1-Babe Stapp
50 laps
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56 1935-09-29 track 'a' AAA sprints
1-Babe Stapp
100 laps
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57 1936-06-07 track 'a' AAA sprints
1-Rex Mays
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58 1936-07-04 track 'a' AAA sprints
1-Rex Mays
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59 1936-08-30 track 'a' AAA sprints
1-Billy Winn
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60 1936-09-20 track 'a' AAA sprints
1-Rex Mays