Kauko Nieminen

  • Name Kauko Nieminen
  • Date of Birth 29/8/79
  • Age 35
  • Hometown Seinajoki, Finland

  • Its a welcome back to “Nemo” who previously rode for the Tigers in the side which finished 3rd
    in the league in 2006. He replaces the injured (now retired) David Howe in the second string department.

    He last rode in the UK in 2013 for Leicester (in the PL), where he had his testimonial and Belle Vue (in the EL).

    First rode in the UK for Workington in 2002 and stayed there until 2008, apart from his one season with the Tigers.

    He joined Lakeside in 2009 and rode for the Hammers until the end of 2012, also turning out for Leicester.

    Didn’t ride in the UK in 2014 and elected not to ride here either in 2015,instead turning out for Griparna in Sweden and Haukat in Finland

    Three times Finnish Champion and was Wild Card in the Finnish GP in 2014.