Feature Dirt Track Team – Team Greenfield makes Flat Track Nationals debut
Round one of the Dirt Track Riders Flat Track Nationals at the Adrian Flux arena in Kings Lynn, saw our Feature
Dirt Track Team, Team Greenfield’s debut performance. After two three-minute qualifiers Team Greenfield/ Noyes Camp pro riders George Pickering and Gerard Bailo qualified 2nd and 4th respectably, with George completing a 16:303 second lap and Gerard a 16:598. On to the heat races both riders were able to secure wins, which enabled them to transfer straight to the semi-finals. From there George won his semi-final, securing him a position on the front row for the Pro final. Gerard finished 3rd in his semi, in a hard-fought [...]
All hail Hales! Indian Motorcycle UK Flat Track National Championships Round 1 – Report
Round one of 2018 Indian Motorcycle UK Flat Track National Championships put on by the DTRA (Dirt Track Riders Association) took place on the well-groomed and fast riding circuit at the Adrian Flux Arena in Kings Lynn. The event also hosted round one of the 2018 Indian Motorcycle Hooligan Championships.
Held under floodlights on Saturday night the Pro class delivered top level racing with Peter Boast and Richard Mason both getting flying starts, but it was Gerard Bailo from Spain who came out of the first turn in front. Meanwhile Gary Birtwistle had worked his way through into second with Mason third and Toby Hales fourth. The Spaniard continued to ride well opening a small [...]
Indian Motorcycle 2018 Flat Track Nationals – Round 1
DTRA (Dirt Track Riders Association) is proud to announce round one of Indian Motorcycle 2018 Flat Track Nationals hosted by Norfolk Arena. The event will take place over the weekend of April 7/8.
Our main event will start at 6pm on Saturday featuring our Pro class racers and the Indian Motorcycle Hooligan class. Timed qualifying for these finals will take place on Saturday afternoon and the whole weekend is free to spectate.
Sunday will see the rest of the DTRA classes in action including our up and coming Youth riders and our extremely popular Thunder and Vintage classes. The action starts at 10.30am with practice and racing following at 11.30am.
Powell and the Sharks do the business! Pitbike Speedway 4 Team Challenge – Race Report
Pitbike speedway 4TT proved to be a great success and a thrilling end to the winter series.
Images courtesy of Garry Shorter
Team Sharks led by captain Charley Powell were the winners by a single point in the crunch final from Edward Kennett’s Team Pinch. The Sharks top scored after the qualifying heats and headed directly to the grand final and awaited the outcome of the race off.
This was contested between Teams Pinch & Eagles. The vipers lost out narrowly by a couple of points and their day was done. Poor tyre choice by the vipers no1 & captain Rob Mear was mostly to blame and an obsession for fencing Eagles No.1 Tom Brennan, the vipers lost valuable [...]