Ted Demmler

2001 Inductee

 Throughout a career spanning over five decades, Ted Demmler accumulated more than 2000 training wins and 3000 in the sulky, including 15 seasons where he drove more than 100 winners.  

 

 A 4 time Australian driving champion, he won 8 Victorian Driver Premierships, 5 Victorian Metro Driving Premierships, 2 Victorian Trainers Premierships and a Metro Trainers Premiership. Ted represented Australia in the World Driving Championships in Europe winning in 1987 and finishing third in 1999.  

 

 He partnered Pure Steel to win the Hunter Cup in 1978 and again in 1980 and in 2011 he was awarded the Gordon Rothacker Medal