Childe’s play! Formula Grasstrack Championship Round 2 – Race Report and Results
The Famous Chetton venue was host to Wrekin Grasstrack club & Formula Grasstrack’s first meeting of the 2019 season. In near perfect conditions after a small rain shower in the morning.
Report by Ross Wharton – Images courtesy of Carl Liddy
In the cub class, it was a Childe Family 1-2 with William Childe winning with a 7-ride maximum from Ethan Childe in 2nd place. 2018 Auto Cadet champion Ollie Binns improved throughout the day to take 3rd place ahead of Wrekin rider’s Joe Crewe and Harry Fletcher.
Billy Budd made his Junior category debut and what a way to start the 2019 season, taking 4 straight wins only dropping 4 points in the last two rides [...]
2 is the magic number! Formula Grasstrack Championships Round 2 – Preview
Wrekin Grasstrack club will host round two of the 2019 FGA championship this Saturday at their Chetton venue, near Bridgnorth Shropshire.
Report by Ryan Wharton – Images courtesy of Linda Mulvey
With round one being rained off two weeks ago, this will be the first meeting to kick off the season, and an entry of over 35 riders is expected.
In the Cub class, Ollie Binns and Harry Fletcher will make their class debut against 2018 runner up Joe Crewe.
Billy Budd moves up to the Junior category and will no doubt put the challenge to former junior champion Sam Hall. Long distance traveller Gino Casale will also apply the pressure to Hall and Budd. Newcomer [...]
Taylor made for Racing! Mid Cornwall Boarded Bash Grasstrack – Race Report and Results
Mid Cornwall Premier Motorcycle Club kicked off their season at their unique Boarded Circuit with their annual ‘Boarded Bash’ event. The small entry of riders put on a great display of racing on the multi-cornered circuit, and it was a tremendous day for the Taylor family.
Report and Result Images by Gareth Bemister – Action Images courtesy of Tracy Bree @ Methanol Moments Photography
Former British 250cc champion Neil Taylor won the Open Solo class. He was beaten in the opening ride by Somerset Rebels speedway racer and reigning British 250cc champion Henry Atkins. Atkins, however, did not compete any further in the meeting, leaving Taylor to win the [...]
Coming your way this weekend…. Bewdley’s Spring Grasstrack
The first of 2 grasstracks for Bewdley MCC this year sees a whole host of classes taking to the track this Sunday 12th May…
Report by Ryan Ashcroft – Images courtesy of Andrew Fairclough Photography
The two youth class are combined making some interesting racing. Reigning British Auto Cadet Champion Ollie Binns will definitely be trying to get one over on his older rivals.
The 250s sees former British Champion Graham Thomas in action who will be hotly contested by the ever improving Ollie Stanford, not to mention Phil Thomas and Ben Worrall who fought hard over the final podium spot at Cheshire last weekend. Throw in the likes of Bridgewater’s [...]
Packed and stacked! Bridgwater Grasstrack Martin Heal and Kim Blackmore Trophy- Race Report and Results
The super-smooth Spaxton venue in Bridgwater hosted the first Grasstrack action in the South West of the season yesterday. With twelve packed classes of racers, a programme of 61 races looked like it would throw up some great racing- and it did not disappoint. There were plenty of talking points throughout the day, and plenty to whet the appetite for Grasstrack fans going forward.
Report and Result Images by Gareth Bemister – Action images courtesy of Luke Russell
Some of the 1000cc sidecar racing was outstanding, with no clear winner heading into the final. Despite an off-par day by his very high standards, and a mid-meeting change of passenger, Mark Cossar still [...]
Frittenden DMC host Battle of Britain Grasstrack – Event info
The Frittenden & District Motorcycle Club proudly presents a weekend of Grasstrack Racing in the ‘Battle of Britain’ on Saturday 25th May & Sunday 26th May 2019.
Images courtesy of Sandy Bemister
On Saturday 25th May hosts the very best of youth with all 4 youth classes supported by a bumper GT140 solo lineup, one of the newest classes to grasstrack which has served up some great racing.
Sunday 26th May sees the usual Battle of Britain classes, 250cc, 350cc, 500cc & Upright Solos, with 3 sidecar classes including the awesome 1000cc Right Hand Sidecars.
The meeting takes place at Sandhurst Bridge Farm, Water Line, Frittenden, Kent. [...]
Hall hammers it home! Stomp Titans of Tallington Grasstrack – Race Report and Results
Another bumper line-up turned out in force last weekend for the newly re-branded STOMP club’s inaugural Titans of Tallington Grasstrack event.
Report and Result Images by Gareth Bemister – Action Images courtesy of Mick Jenness Photography
The meeting returned again to the popular Tallington venue for the second season in a row. Keeping the dust to a minimum was a tricky task, and the inevitable watering of the circuit made the racing surface tricky for some, but produced some spectacular racing in all classes.
The Rushen family must have gone home with smiles on their faces. Father Karl was in a class of his own in the GT140 class, winning every race [...]
When Saturday comes! Formula Grasstrack Round 1 – Preview
A bumper entry is expected when Whitchurch MCC host Round 1 of the 2019 Formula Grasstrack Championship at their Rally Site Venue near Malpas on Saturday.
Report by Ross Wharton – Feature Image courtesy of Linda Mulvey
3 of the 4 2018 champions will turn out but won’t have it their own way. Ollie Binns (auto cadet champion) & Harry Fletcher (Cadet Champion) both move up to join Joe Crewe in the Cubs. In the Junior Category, Cub champion Billy Budd will be one to watch after finishing 2018 in the Juniors, beating Champion Eli Meadows. Meadows won’t be at the tapes for round one this time around, opting to concentrate on the 250cc class in the youth. Knutsford’s [...]