Thirteen Bideford Bombers gained their reward for hard work during the season by gaining places among 968 riders at the British BMX Championships held in Cheddar at the weekend.

Results: Mike Smart in 25-29 yr champion in 25+ cruiser; Richard Chapple 8th 30-34 yr cruiser; Rachel Brooks 9th lady cruiser 17-29yrs; Sam Hommel 3rd 25-29 yrs;

Alex Hammett 15 yrs moto; Zak Scales 13yrs moto; Lewis Ross 9yrs quarter finals; Fletcher Powe 6 and under quarter finals; Will Nethacott 16yrs crashed and pulled 16th place;

Leah Chapple 9-10 yrs females moto; Sam Major 11yrs moto; Cyril Jury 17+ yrs moto; Amber Martin 11-12 yrs moto

The Bombers race again at Paignton on October 8/9 for the South West championships.