Flying High! This weekend it’s the Frittenden Flyer Grasstrack
Frittenden & DMCC proudly presents their 3rd meeting of the 2017 season, The Frittenden Flyer this Sunday 24th September 2017. at their usual venue of Sandhurst Bridge Farm, Frittenden, Kent. Sat Nav: TN17 2ED.
The Frittenden Flyer consists of 4 solo classes & 3 sidecar classes including the awesome 1000cc sidecars, racing in 49 fast and furious races, with the day culminating in what should be, some fantastic 6 lap finals!
Lineup highlights includes newly crowned Masters Champions Mark Cossar/Carl Blyth in the Right Hand Sidecars, newly crowned British Champions in the Left Hand Sidecars Richard Webb/Jake Pope, top of the grading list in the 500cc Solos Harland [...]
Bristol Broadsiders! Bristol Grasstack – Race Report and Results
Bristol GRC staged their second meeting of the season, with the unique clause that free entry was offered to those that competed in their event back in May. It appeared to be a decision that paid off as once again the Wessex Centre club attracted a decent entry, with a few big names in the 500cc solos adding some star power.
Race Report and Result Images courtesy of Gareth Bemister – Action Images courtesy of Martin Ilsley Fresh from a dogged performance at the Masters last weekend, Paul Cooper put in a strong performance to win the 500cc solos class. He was made to work for the win, however, as the early lead was with Charlie Saunders. Cooper managed to dispose of [...]
Masterful. British Masters Grasstrack Championship – Race Report and Results
The pinnacle of British Grasstrack assembled in the Kent countryside at the weekend for the biggest Grasstrack event of the year, the British Masters which pitches the finest 500cc Solo talent against each other, and the most talented 1000cc Sidecar crews in the land.
Result images courtesy of Gareth Bemister – Action Images courtesy of Darren Nokes.
With a varied mixture of Clubman qualifiers, the top racers from 2016 and a few wildcards thrown in to spice it up, there were enough star names in the line up to attract a good crowd for the staging club Astra. Due to deteriorating track conditions the 4th leg of races was scrapped, meaning qualification to the [...]
Feature Crew Update. Tom Cossar. Master’s Miss out
We caught up with our Feature 1000cc Sidecar Grasstrack Racer Tom Cossar….
“Its been a another great season so far. Since the first few meetings lots has changed from passengers to engines to jobs while trying to maintain a fast and competitive pace which is easier said then done. Since my last update my passenger Ryan had to stand back from racing as he is trying to save for a house, however Wayne Rickards was quick enough to say yes to stand in for a meeting and soon became my permanent passenger. I’ve raced briefly with Wayne before so we already knew we would be a reasonable force but I think we’ve made some massive strides together so far [...]