Forest Fun 19/2/17 - (Article Date: Saturday, February 25, 2017)
SMX ran another successful meeting at their Elvetham Forest track with conditions amazing for this time of year, some very quick racing was enjoyed by all.
With practice & qualifying done & dusted A group hit the start line, visitor Charlie Putnam hit the front & led all race with our very own Connor Disano in a chasing 2nd.
2nd race Charlie again led throughout, with Connor 2nd, James Jackman moving up from 7th to 3rd by the end with James Spearing 4th.
Race 3- James Jackman led for a couple of laps & then Charlie Putnam put in a charge to take the lead, with overall going to Charlie.
B group took off from the line with Daniel Lawler commanding proceedings from start to finish.
2nd race sawRoger Frean hit the front for 3 laps with Matt Gathercole coming through to win at the flag.
3rd race Paul Smith led for 4 laps & then disappeared leaving Brendan McDonagh to take the chequered flag, Mathew Avis 2nd & Matt Gathercole 3rd.
Going back to the start-Adam Hawkwood saw something shiny & thought I'd dropped some loose change....... with rider& machine in a heap, a quick dust down needed & off he went. Well done Adam, very uncharacteristic.
C group next off with Nathan Marston leading all race, with Sean Hobbs coming up through the field for 2nd.
Race 2 Clinton Cooper made a good start & led to the flag with Josh Larkin coming up through for 2nd & Adam Siver 3rd.
Race 3. Clinton Cooper led the way with Harry Leverett & Josh Larkin battling for 2nd, with Josh taking it & Harry 3rd, Adam Siver 4th & Gary Jeffries putting in a solid 5th & Colin Treyes coming out of hibernation for 6th.
Click on the Race Results below to view the tables...- A Group
- B Group
- C Group