IMBA IS COMING HOME! IMBA European Motocross Championships UK Round – Preview
IMBA European Championship action comes to Norley in Cheshire (WA6 6LJ) this weekend as the Ladies and Sidecar classes go racing. For the Ladies it’s round 2 of their series following an opener held at Wohlen, Switzerland way back on the 15th April. At that event, top British rider Chelsea Gowland took a fantastic 3rd overall, a result which also saw her become the first ever GB Lady to not only finish on the podium but also win an European Championship moto.
Report and Images by Mike Wood
Chelsea goes into her home round just 15 points off the top slot and will certainly fancy her chances at Norley! During the Wohlen round, Catherine King finished 16th, Leonni [...]
Heading for the Stars! British Sidecar Speedway Championships Round 3 – Preview
This Saturday (July 14th) King’s Lynn Speedway hosts the 3rd round of British Sidecar Speedway Championships at Saddlebow Road, home of the King’s Lynn Stars.
Feature image courtesy of Corrine Stokes
Paul Whitelam/Alan Elliott lead the way, with a six point advantage over last year’s British Champions Mark Cossar/Carl Blyth and Mick Cave/Bradley Steer.
Whitelam/Elliott will be hoping to carry forward the form that won them the Somerset Sidecar Spectacular International last month. On the same note Team Cossar and Team Cave will want to forget that night. A costly night for both teams who blew engines and had to retire from the meeting. But with no British [...]
Nora MX British Quad and Sidecarcross Champs update on Foxhill, and entries open for Cusses Gorse!
Nora MX are working hard in the background with the land owner, ACU and the sidecar representatives to reschedule the lost British Quadcross and Sidecarcross Championships at Foxhill which was cancelled on safety grounds last weekend.
The rescheduled event will ensure that the British Quad series is contested over the full six rounds, as originally planned and equally the event will attempt to include a Round of the Maxxis British Sidecarcross Championship so there is no lost round for their series either.
Once again we apologise to all the riders and spectators who spent time & money coming to the original meeting at Foxhill, but the safety of the riders is our [...]
High Octane Action! Sidecar Speedway Spectacular – Race Report and Results
The 1000cc sidecars made their second visit to Somerset’s Oak Tree Arena last Friday night, in what was billed as ‘International Sidecar Speedway’, including former World Champions Mick Headland and Brenton Kerr.
Report and Result Image by Gareth Bemister Action Images courtesy of Corinne Stokes Photography
Although the night was fraught with some high profile break-downs, some excellent sidecar speedway racing was still served up. The final two races of the evening certainly lived up to the meeting title, rounding the evening off with two spectacular races.
The semi-final repercharge (an import from sidecar racing Down Under) has proved very popular, with only [...]