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In the 50’s and 60’s, the man to beat (or more likely be beat by) at the
Jolly Rogers track was Bob Budschat. Sponsored and employed by Dewey’s
Cycle shop, he rode Triumph and BSA. It is said he could win a race in 2
seconds less time on his 200cc Triumph Cub than on his 500cc BSA. As a
salesman, he made Dewey a ton of money, who always had his hand out for
Eventually he started his own shop north of Seattle selling Velocette, Norton and Ducati. Now find him retired in Monroe with his supporting wife.
UPDATE: We are saddened to learn that Bob passed away early Friday morning January 13, 2017.