Double Davies! 2021 Nora MX Quadcross Championship Finale – Race Report, Results and Standings
The tenth and final round of the 2021 Nora MX Quadcross Championship as staged a West Meon in Hampshire on Sunday.
Report by Tracy Thacker – Feature Image courtesy of John Cook. Other action images Tracy Thacker and John Cook
As usual there were Six classes Pro / Pro Am, Clubman Elite / Masters A, Clubman / Masters B, Intermediates and Ladies, 250cc Open and Air Cooled, 100cc Geared and Auto with 50cc Auto.
The Pro races were fast a furious with plenty of action. They started the day with Mark McLernon leading the championship just a few points ahead of Dafydd Davies and Dean Dillon, and the challenges went right to the final race. In race one Dafydd Davies took the holeshot with Mark McLernon second. Disaster struck early for Dean Dillon who was left track side with mechanical problems. Dafydd Davies was on a charge a few bends ahead but Mark McLernon didn’t let him get away, it was a close race but Dafydd took his first win of the day. Behind there was a close battle for third with George Day and Jamie Morgan just ahead of Harry Walker in fifth.
Race 2 started with an early lead for Dafydd Davies, he was determined to repeat his race one victory and gain the championship lead, but the pressure from behind was strong with Harry Walker in second, George Day third ahead of Mark McLernon, but he was battling back after a slow start to take third. George Day held fourth until Jamie Morgan blasted past with Dean Dillon holding a close sixth. A close race where passing was difficult.
In the final Pro / Pro Am race of the day Mark McLernon took the lead from the start but there was a close battle he was challenged by Dafydd Davies who moved ahead at the halfway point and taking a third win and enough points to grab the championship win. Harry Walker was seventh but also very determined managing to find a way through to third and challenging for second passing Mark McLernon on the final lap, mostly taking advantage of the high berms and blasting round the outside of his rivals. Tom Day held a safe fourth ahead of Dean Dillon and George Day.
The Clubman Elite raced with the Masters A group, Race 1 started with an early lead for Luke Berlyn, who held the advantage throughout to take a great win. Behind Iestyn Rees tucked into second, Dylan Mckenna took third.
In Race 2 Dylan Mckenna didn’t leave anything to chance, taking an early lead but Luke Berlyn fought back to take the lead within the first few laps. Iestyn Rees tucked in behind holding third.
In the final race of the day, Dylan Mckenna took a great win, leading from the start. This time Dylan Mckenna recovered from a slow start to take second after Iestyn Rees slowed with a problem, Ryan Walters took third.
In the Masters A group, Edward Davies had a good day taking three great wins and holding the championship lead to take the title.
The Clubman raced with the Masters B group, Race 1 started with an early lead for Oliver Martin, but Lewis Painter was on top form blasting into the lead, Tom Bainbridge recovered from a slow start to take second with Oliver Martin holding third.
In Race 2 Lewis Painter didn’t leave anything to chance leading from the start to take a second great win. Tom Bainbridge tucked in behind holding second ahead of Jamie Smith.
In the final race of the day, Lewis Painter took a third great win, again leading from the start. Jamie Smith held a safe second with a battle for third with Tom Bainbridge fighting into third.
In the Masters B group, Stumpy Lawrence had a good day taking three consistent finishes to take the overall win with the championship title going to Matthew Kirk.
Over in the Intermediates, Max Turner had a great day taking the overall with two moto victories ahead of eventual champion Myles Mott and Alfie North.
Nicole Lowry maxed out with three victories in the ladies but Shelley Smart with three seconds would do enough to secure the title. Vassna Willcock was third on the day.
Aled Davies powered to a full house in the 250 open class, seeing off Lewis Humphris and Josh Mcknight. Mcknight though would be crowned the champion.
In the 250 Air Cooled Arthur McDonald had a great day to win the weekend overall with Louie Holt second and Ross Dillon third and becoming the champion.
Harriet Mewse was outstanding in the 100cc Autos and went 1-1-1 to claim the win for the day and the season. In second for the weekend was Josh Smart and Beatrix Drinkwater was third.
In the 100cc Open Reggie Binskin topped off a great season with Sunday’s victory and the title in his bag. Olly McDonald ended the day second and Luca Shaw was third.
Bentley Don Garrett hammered in three victories in the 50cc and notched the weekend overall and the title ahead of Shay McKenna and Macson Lorton.
Congratulations to all involved at Nora-MX for another fantastic season of Four and Three wheeled racing.
|6||Tom Day (U21)||87||29||27||31|
|9||Dean Dillon (U21)||62||–||29||33|
|3||Chad Beevers (U21)||103||33||35||35|
|4||Alfie Walker (U21)||73||40||33||–|
|3||Iestyn Rees (U21)||99||37||35||27|
|7||Catrin Davies (L)||84||29||31||24|
|1||Stumpy Lawrence (V)||109||35||37||37|
|2||Rick Jones (V)||101||37||29||35|
|3||Chris Watson (V)||95||31||35||29|
|5||Christopher Gyles (V)||90||28||31||31|
|6||Trevor Humphris (V)||90||29||33||28|
|4||Nicole Lowry (L)||101||35||33||33|
|5||Shelley Smart (L)||91||31||29||31|
|12||Vassna Willcock (L)||68||24||22||22|
|16||Chloe Green (L)||55||27||11||17|
|17||Gemma Mills (L)||54||20||16||18|
|18||Chloe Keitch (L)||53||12||20||21|
|19||Susan Coalter (L)||47||19||14||14|
|22||Maddie Martin (L)||39||10||17||12|
|23||Carly Sewell (L)||36||11||12||13|
|24||Amelia Mead (L)||31||16||15||–|
|26||Shanice Mott (L)||24||4||–||20|
|31||Sally Donald (L)||18||9||9||–|
|1||Nicole Lowry (L)||120||40||40||40|
|2||Shelley Smart (L)||111||37||37||37|
|3||Vassna Willcock (L)||103||33||35||35|
|4||Chloe Keitch (L)||93||27||33||33|
|5||Gemma Mills (L)||89||31||29||29|
|6||Chloe Green (L)||88||35||25||28|
|7||Susan Coalter (L)||83||29||27||27|
|8||Maddie Martin (L)||81||25||31||25|
|9||Carly Sewell (L)||78||26||26||26|
|10||Amelia Mead (L)||56||28||28||–|
|11||Shanice Mott (L)||54||23||–||31|
|12||Sally Donald (L)||48||24||24||–|
250 Air Cooled
|1||Arthur McDonald (A)||114||37||37||40|
|2||Louie Holt (A)||105||35||33||37|
|3||Ross Dillon (A)||104||40||40||24|
|4||Frank Marston (A)||103||33||35||35|
|6||Brooke Bunce (A)||87||27||29||31|
|7||Connor Yates (A)||82||25||28||29|
|8||Charlie Eaton (A)||82||28||27||27|
|9||Shane Havard Evans (A)||81||29||26||26|
|10||Ellie Stott (A)||78||26||24||28|
|11||Finnley Bedding (A)||50||–||25||25|
|5||Andrew Black (G)||95||29||35||31|
|1||Reggie Binskin (G)||117||40||40||37|
|2||Olly McDonald (G)||114||37||37||40|
|3||Luca Shaw (G)||105||35||35||35|
|4||Liam McGowan (A)||93||33||31||29|
|5||Seth Balaam (G)||92||31||28||33|
|6||Amelia Talent (G)||91||27||33||31|
|7||Ethan Legg (G)||86||29||29||28|
|8||Malachy McKenna (G)||82||28||27||27|
|1||Harriet Mewse (A)||120||40||40||40|
|2||Josh Smart (A)||109||37||35||37|
|3||Beatrix Drinkwater (A)||101||29||37||35|
|4||Ella Robe (A)||97||35||33||29|
|5||Dexter Griffin (A)||93||31||29||33|
|6||Beau Terrell (A)||92||33||31||28|
|7||Keian Willis (A)||87||28||28||31|
|1||Bentley Don Garrett (50)||120||40||40||40|
|2||Shay McKenna (50)||109||37||35||37|
|3||Macson Lorton (50)||107||35||37||35|
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