Summer's here for BMX racers

Joseph Bulmer

THE summer series of regional BMX racing kicked off in Tiverton, with 23 riders from Bideford Bombers taking part. Although seven were competing for the first time, the majority made it through into A finals. There were first place finishes for Ben Searl

THE summer series of regional BMX racing kicked off in Tiverton, with 23 riders from Bideford Bombers taking part.

Although seven were competing for the first time, the majority made it through into A finals.

There were first place finishes for Ben Searles in the 10-12yrs A novice final; Sean Scales 45yrs+; Marley Gatting 10-12yrs B; and Dan Jury 17-24yrs.

Second places went to Cyril Jury 17-24yrs,Jack Gatting, Will Hutchens and Alex Hammett - Will and Alex competing in their first races.

There were third place finishes for Ethan Cox-Eddings and Harvey Roberts, Harvey also taking part in his first race.

Other good performances came from: 4th, Tom Searles, Fletcher Powe(first race, under 6 novices) and Harrison Pascoe-White; 5th, Will Nethacott and Harvey Gatting; 6th 17-24yrs A final Brian Jury; 7th, Zack Scales, Justin Gatting and Rob Steadman (A final), Chris Pascoe-White and Ollie Fisher (first race 7-9yrs novice); 8th, Curtis Gatting and Billie Gatting .

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