A scorcher at Grittenham. NORA MX Quadcross Championships Round 1 & 2 – Race Report & Results
The Nora MX season started with a bang in sun drenched Wiltshire over the Bank holiday weekend with some incredible racing amongst all 6 race groups over 2 days. Regulars were joined by a mix of newcomers to the sport and Endurance riders who wanted to see if they could pick their wits in the fast and furious MX format.
Report by Peter Chell – Images courtesy of John William Cook
The Pro / Pro Am class saw four different race winners over the 6 races, indicating a very wide open championship this year!
Qualifying went the way of the young guns with Tom Day quickest with 1 min 50.4, followed by Dafydd Davies 0.14 secs behind.
Davies took race 1 of day [...]
FEATURE QUADCROSS RACE HARRY WALKER MOVES TO THIRD IN EUROPEAN CHAMPIONSHIP AFTER ANOTHER PODIUM!
Harry Walker’s excellent start to the season continued in Ukraine last weekend when the ZIP Yamaha rider secured his second podium finish in the 2018 European Championship, and in doing so moved up to third place in the points table.
Walker finished a superb third place overall at Chernivtsi – a 3000 mile round trip from his home in England – after he finished both of Sunday’s 30 minute motos in third place, to back up his fine second place in Saturday’s qualifying race.
With Harry’s father Stuart – the team’s usual driver and mechanic – unable to make the trip as he had a prior arrangement to run a race event in the UK, Harry was joined instead [...]
Weather beaters! MCF British Quad XC Championships Round 2 – Race Report & Results
After a frantic week of calls back and forth due to a last-minute Venue Change Round 2 of the MCF British Quad XC Championship took place at Pool Quay, Welshpool.
Images courtesy of Lisa Ann Williams-Holt
After Months of heavy rain and flooding across the country the club didn’t want the weather to beat them again and the team built a superb 6.5km track with a mixture of Fast flowing sections and twisty tight woods which made for agreat days racing.
Congratulations to all the Winners today and to each rider who took part, Rhydian Owen taking the Overall and Expert + win, with Zak Orchard and Alex Bethell filling the top 3. Alex taking the fastest lap of the [...]
Roger wins British Championship opener! ACU Cromwell Trucks British Quadcross Championship Round 1 – Race Report & Results
Ireland’s Leon Roger leads the ACU Cromwell Trucks British Quad Championship for the first time in his career after taking his maiden overall victory in the series at Desertmartin in Northern Ireland, on Saturday.
A switch to an all-new Husqvarna-powered WSP, from the ageing Kawasaki that he has campaigned for several seasons, allowed Rogers to show his true potential as he raced to wins in the opening two heats than a third in the final race.
“I couldn’t be happier and to have done it on home soil just topped it all off,” said the 22 year old from Navan, County Meath.
Rogers had laid down a marker in qualifying around the former Grand Prix track when he finished [...]