South West BMX championships

Joseph Bulmer

BIDEFORD Bombers BMX racers signed off the season at the South West championships, which drew 233 riders to Paignton at the weekend.

Fifteen Bombers all raced well at the event and several finished in the top three of their races.

There was first for Rachel Brooks in the 17-25 yrs ladies and first for Sam Hommell, while young Ben Major took first in the 7yrs B final.

Cyril Jury fought triumphantly, but took a nasty fall and could not complete the final

Other results: Curtis Gatting U6yrs 4th B final; Fletcher Powe U6 3rd A final; Lewis Ross 9 yrs 7th A final; Zak Scales 13 yrs 6th A final; Alex Hammett 3rd B final; Ben Searles 2nd B final;

Tom Searles 2nd B final; Sam Major 8th A final;Richard Chapple 30-35 yrs 2nd; Justin Gatting 30-35 yrs 3rd; Will Nethacott 15yrs 4th.

The Bombers are continuing their training at Pollyfield on Thursdays 6.30pm and Saturdays 2.30pm until further notice.

Contact Justin 07800854526 for more details.