CATCH-UP: Welsh Champs and East Park training still going strong
Newport Cycle Speedway club staged the annual Welsh riders championships at Newport Sports Village last week.
In the youth categories it was Underwood stealing the show, supplying all six podium positions, while U10 winner, Tom Stacey also secured second to Daniel Wright in the age category above with Madoc Howells also making a double appearance.
In form Adam Bennett was victorious in the open category. Other Newport riders Dale Clark and Colin Simmons filled the remaining podium slots.
Under 10s 1st Tom Stacey, 2nd Madoc Howells, 3rd Carys Walton
Under 13s 1st Daniel Wright, 2nd Tom Stacey, 3rd Madoc Howells
Open 1st Adam Bennett, 2nd Dale Clark, 3rd Colin Simmons
East Park going strong
East Park’s junior training nights are still as popular as ever, even with the dark and cold nights drawing in.
Over 20 young riders attended training last week under the watchful eyes of Bob Prince and David White. After training, the kids and parents were treated to hotdog burgers and hot chocolate, thanks to John Whetton and Karen Draisey. The night was rounded off with a great fireworks display.