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Eddie Castro2013 Eddie Castro

Nickname: "Fast Eddie"
Rider Number: 14
Hometown: Ojai, California - USA
Place of Birth: California - USA
Date of Birth: 1959
Occupation: Oxy/Acet. Welder, Motorcycle & Auto Mechanic
Marital Status: Divorced
Children:
Relatives in Speedway:
E-mail: fasteddiecastro@yahoo.com
Web Site or Facebook Page:
Date Started Speedway: 1980 - 2014
Reason to Race Speedway:
Goals or Ambitions for Speedway:
Top Photo: Dorcey Wingo
Photos by: MSD Photos - Jim Wolf Photography

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Bike: Laydown Jawa & GM

Tracks Ridden:
USA: Costa Mesa - Industry Hills - IMS, San Bernardino - Dixon - Santa Maria - Auburn - Glen Helen - Lake Perris - Paso Robles - Victorville - Arrowhead - Ventura - Pirate Speedway, San Bernardino - Long Beach - Ascot (South Bay) - Ascot (1/4 mile) - Ascot (1/2 mile) - Carlsbad - Visalia - Orange Show - Wild West - Big Time Speedway - The PAS, Lake Perris - Ridgecrest - Pomona Fairplex (1/2 mile)
UK: Poole - Newport - Weymouth - Plymouth - Rye House - Isle of Wight - Birmingham - Kings Lyn - Newcastle - Sheffield - Belle Vue - Wolverhampton - Ipswich - Lakeside - Workington - Buxton - Leicester

Achievements:
2017 - 3rd Place Division 1 Main and 5+1 Points Ventura Vikings, Team Racing - Ridgecrest 05/20/17
2017 - 4th Place Scratch Consolation - Costa Mesa 05/13/17
2017 - 2nd Place Division 1 Main - Ventura 04/29/17
2017 - 1st Place Main - 13 Points AMA National Championship Qualifier - Perris Raceway 04/22/17
2017 - 3rd Place Division 1 Main - Santa Maria 04/15/17
2017 - 8+1 Points Ventura Vikings, Team Racing - Perris Raceway 03/18/17
2016 - U.S. National Speedway Championship Event - Costa Mesa 09/24/16
2016 - 1st Place Laydowns - Vintage West Coast Championships - Ventura Raceway 09/17/16
2016 - 3rd Place Scratch Consolation - John Matherson Cup - Costa Mesa 09/10/16
2016 - 2nd Place Division 1 Main - Santa Maria 09/03/16
2016 - 1st Place First Division Main - Ventura 07/23/16
2016 - Team Racing - 4+1 Points - Santa Maria Raceway 07/03/16
2016 - 8 Points AMA National Speedway Championship Series Round 2 - Ventura Raceway 06/25/16
2016 - 4th Place A Final - Ventura Raceway 06/18/16
2015 - Orcutt Practice - Ride for Eddie Castro - Apr 4
2014 - Pomona Half Mile 10/11/14
2014 - Aces Team Member 6+2 points - Ventura 10/04/14
2014 - 14th Place US National Speedway Championship - Costa Mesa 09/27/14
2014 - 8th Place Overall - AMA Speedway National Championship Series - Fast Fridays 09/19/14
2014 - Scratch Consolation - Costa Mesa 09/06/14
2014 - 3rd Place B Main - Costa Mesa 08/23/14
2014 - Scratch Consolation - Industry Racing 08/20/14
2014 - Pirate Pairs Championship w/Gabe Price - Pirate Speedway 08/01/14
2014 - Scratch Main - Industry 07/30/14
2014 - 2nd Place Scratch Main - Pirate Speedway 07/25/14
2014 - 5th Place AMA Speedway Long Track National Championship - The PAS 07/19/14
2014 - 2nd Place Fair Derby - Costa Mesa 07/12/14
2014 - 2nd Place Scratch Consolation - Industry Racing 07/09/14, 07/16/14
2014 - AMA Speedway National Championship Series, Round 2 - Ventura 06/28/14
2014 - 3rd Place Scratch Consolation - Industry 06/11/14
2014 - AMA Speedway National Championship Series, Round 1 - Costa Mesa 06/07/14
2014 - 4th Place Scratch Main - Costa Mesa 05/31/14
2014 - Scratch Main - Pirate Speedway 05/30/14, 07/11/14
2014 - 3rd Place Scratch Main - Pirate Speedway 05/02/14, 06/13/14, 06/20/14, 07/18/14, 08/08/14, 08/15/14, 09/05/14
2014 - 4th Place Scratch Main - Pirate Speedway 04/18/14
2014 - Riders Points
2013 - 4th Place Western States Championship - Pirate Speedway 10/18/13
2013 - 3rd Place Super Long Track Invitational - Pomona 10/12/13
2013 - US Nationals Event - Costa Mesa 10/05/13
2013 - 7th Place AMA National Championships - Fast Fridays 09/27/13
2013 - AMA National Championships Round 2 - Victorville 09/22/13
2013 - 3rd Place A Final - US Nationals Qualifier Round 4 - Pirate Speedway 08/09/13
2013 - 3rd Place C Final - US Nationals Qualifier Round 3 - Industry 08/03/13
2013 - Scratch Main - Pirate Speedway 08/02/13, 09/13/13
2013 - 5th Place AMA Long Track US National Championships - The PAS 07/27/13
2013 - 1st Place Scratch Main - Pirate Speedway 07/19/13, 08/16/13, 08/23/13
2013 - 3rd Place First Division Main - Pirate Speedway 07/12/13, 07/26/13, 09/06/13
2013 - 1st Place B Final -US Nationals Qualifier Round 2 - Big Time Speedway 07/06/13
2013 - AMA National Championship Round 1 - Ventura 06/29/13
2013 - 2nd Place Handicap - Pirate Speedway 06/14/13
2013 - C Final - US Nationals Qualifier Round 1 - Costa Mesa 06/08/13
2013 - 2nd Place Scratch Main and 3rd Place Handicap Main - Pirate Speedway 05/17/13
2012 - 1st Place JRM Energy B Main Victorville Track Championship 10/11/12
2012 - 1st Place Handicap Main- IMS 08/24/12
2012 - 1st Place Scratch Main - IMS 08/10/12
2012 - 1st Place Victorville 06/23/12, 07/21/12, 09/01/12, 10/20/12
2012 - 1st Place Victorville Fair Derby 05/28/12
2011 - Captain of the American Touring Team
2011 - 1st Place Handicap Main: IMS 08/12/11, 08/26/11
2011 - Best Pairs Champion with Russell Green - Victorville 08/06/11
2011 - 1st Place A Main: Victorville 7/23/11, 8/13/11, 09/03/11
2011 - Professors (48) vs Students (45) lead team to victory with a perfect 18 points - Victorville 06/25/11
2010 - 6th place standing - AMA National Series
2010 - Victorville Track Champion 07/31/07
2010 - Main Event Winner: Industry August 25 - IMS June 4 - IMS June 25
2010 - Victorville Team Racing High Points
2010 - Captain of USA Dream Team
2009 - USA Dream Team Member
2009 - Fastest Lap Time @ Plymouth, UK.
2009 - Victorville - Winner Main Event
2009 - Costs Mesa - Winner Fair Derby
2009 - Ventura - Main Event Win - Class C Vintage Outlaw
2008 - Ridgecrest - 2nd Firecracker Derby, Fastest Lap Time Challenge
2008 - Vallejo - 2nd Opening Night Main Event @ 40 yard line
2008 - Victorville - Hole Shot Challenge, 3rd Track Championship
2008 - Victorville - 2nd Place Vintage Races 1/4 mile.
2007 - Perris - Fastest Lap Time Record
2007 - Ventura - 1st Place Class C Handshift Vintage (7 time winner)
2007 - High Desert Pairs Champion with Ricky Wells - Victorville 03/03/07
2007 - 4th Victorville Track Championship 08/18/07
2006 - Victorville Track Champion 09/23/06
2006 - Ventura - Fastest Lap Time Record
2004 - 4th Place Wild West Track Championship 10/02/04
2004 - Wild West's First Scratch Main Winner! 5/8/04
2002 - Firecracker Derby Winner - Victorville 07/04/02
2002 - 2nd Arrowhead Season Points
2001 - Arrowhead's First Handicap Main Winner! 5/24/01
2001 - Double Main Event Winner - Arrowhead 07/18/01
1997 - 6th Place American Finals - Costa Mesa 06/14/97
1996 - COSTA MESA - 2nd Place Classic Coors Light-25 Lap
1996 - 8th USA Speedway National Championship
1988 - Arizona State Champion

Eddie Castro
Perris Raceway April 22, 2017

Eddie Castro
Perris Raceway April 22, 2017

Eddie Castro
Dorcey Wingo

Eddie Castro
MSD Photo

Eddie Castro
MSD Photo

Eddie Castro
Jim Wolf Photography

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