Children's Christmas MTB Skills Session's - Saturday 28th December at South Barrule
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This Sunday sees round 3 of the Winter Series take place in Cohnrenny. Its going to be FAST.. But lets hope the weather stays as it is deteriorates.
We are extremely short of Marshals for this event, so if you can help out, please e-mail me Nigel@ManxMTB.com or contact Guy 431786 or Tony @ Bikestyle....
Bikestyle Mtb Winter Series (Juvenile and Under) Race 2. Bob Teare.
Despite the mist, rain and cold, 56 young riders turned out for Round 2 of the Bikestyle Winter Mtb Series (Juvenile and Under) over tough course at Conrhenny Plantation on Sunday November 17th. Stanley Cubbon won the Balance Bike / New to Cycling Class from Daniel Garside. With conditions worsening, the under eight races were combined.Isaac Batty was the first under six rider over the line, with BMX star Orry Lund in second. Florence Griffinwas the first of the under six girls, with Ella Darnall second. Oliver Corkish got his first win of the series in the under eight category, beating Round 1 winner Ivan Sorby. Ella Griffinwon the under eightgirls’ race from Round 1 winner Marie Harrison. Jonty Bregazzi stormed to a first win in the Boys’ Under 10 race. It was a photo finish for second between Kewaigue schoolmates Dillon Dowson and Zac Walker, with Dillon getting the verdict by the width of a tyre. A fast improving Tyler Hannay finished fourth. Speedy newcomer Erin de Backer won the Girls’ race from Nancy Wheeler. Conor Davies dominated proceedings in the combined Juvenile & Under 12s race. Just back from a training session at Manchester Velodrome he blew the race apart from the whistle. Dan Scarffe caught Will Draper on the last lap to grab second place. Tara Ferguson got her second win of the season in Juvenile Girls category. In the Boys’ Under 12 race Max Walker broke away with a quarter hour to go to notch up a first win, with Round 1 winner Tosh Teare a distant second. An outstanding ride from Amelia Sharpe won the Girls Under 12 category.
The organisers would like to thank the team from St John’s Ambulance for all their help on the day.
BB/New to Cycling:1. Stanley Cubbon (pedal) 2. Daniel Garside (1st bb) 3. Cameron Hounsell (p) 4. Samuel Dowson (bb) 5. Harry Beattie (p) 6. Ethan Watt(p)7. Abbie Brammer (p) 8.Ealee Cubbon (bb). Combined Under 8:1. Oliver Corkish(u8 winner)(5 laps) 2. IvanSorby(u8)(5) 3. ZacharyDowson (u8)(5) 4. Niall Colquitt (u8)(5) 5. Ella Griffin (5)(1stu8 Girl) 6. Issac Batty(u6 winner)(4) 7. Owen Collins (u8)(4) 8. Marie Harrison (u8)(4) 9. Orry Lund(u6)(4) 10. Adam Garside (u6)(4) 11. Charlie Scarffe (u6) (4) 12.Florence Griffin(u6 1st Girl) (4). 13. Myles Le Geyt (u6)(4) 14. Bethany Turner Priest (u8) (3) 15. Tom Darnall (u8) (3) 16. Ella Darnall(u6)(3) 17. Fearne Bragazzi (u6) (3) 18. Harry Beattie (u6) (2) 19. Abbie Brammer (u6)(1).Under 10:1. Jonty Bregazzi (6 laps) 2. Dillon Dowson (6) 3. Zac Walker (6) 4.Tyler Hannay (5) 5. Matty Black (5) 6. James Devereau (5) 7. Tommy Skillicorn (5) 8. Nathan Slack (5) 9. Cameron Dudley (5) 10. Erin De Backer(1st Girl) (5) 11. Harrison Kneen (4) 12. Nancy Wheeler (4) 13. Cameron Hawes (4).Juvenile / U12 Combined:1. Conor Davies (JB) (6 laps) 2. Dan Scarffe (JB) (6) 3. William Draper(JB) (6) 4. Max Walker (1st U12) (5) 5. Adam Kelly (JB) (5) 6. Tosh Teare (U12) (5) 7. Will Corkhill (U12) (5) 8. Amelia Sharpe(1st U12 Girl) (5) 9. Tara Ferguson(1stJG) (5) 10. Adam Scarffe (U12) (4) 11. Lewis Parker (JB) (4) 12. Olivia Sharpe (JG) (4) 13. James Harrison (U12) (3) 14. Kaitlin Slack (JG) (3) 15. Connor Gelling (U12) (3).
Round Three is on Saturday November 30th at South Barrule Plantation. Signing on from 11:45, first race will start at 12:30.
Round 2 of the Bikestyle Winter Mtb Series (Juvenile and Under) takes place this Sunday at Conrhenny Plantation from 1pm, - the forecast is good! Allow 20 minutes before your race for signing on.
Prize Presentation Night is going to be held on the 15th November at the Douglas Old Friends Association which is just off Prospect Hill Douglas
The evening only costs £10 - for this you get a hot supper, games and a Question of Sport style quiz. Sam, the club's social sec, is working hard preparing all the entertainment and having attended his summer fun day I can imagine this is going to be a really entertaining evening!
Not just for club members, feel free to bring friends or partners. This year we are in the centre of Douglas so sure some will be making a night of it in town afterwards!
Please buy your tickets NOW either online or at a the bike shops - need to know numbers for caterers and prizes! Cut off for catering is Wednesday 13th November.
The following people will have trophies or medals to collect on the night - for the Winter Series 2012/13 and 2013 National Champs.
Paul Kneen, Nick Corlett, Mark Harrison, Paul Renshaw, Graham Hughes, Ian Brookfield, Glyn Thomas, Les Corrin, Adam Henderson, Julie Lyness, Peter Houghton, Peter Harrison, Steve Franklin, John Venables, Darren Murphy, Stephen Collins, Mickey Grose, Emma Atkinson, James Nolan, Andrew Quayle, John Parsons, Debbie Parry, Sally Burman
The Monday Night Series Results will be presented too however I don't have the names yet but Adrian has and we will post them ASAP.
Downhill awards will also be presented, and Bryan will also be posting these up as soon as possible.
Thanks for your continued support - looking forward to a busy presentation night