MATCH REPORT: A&T Go-Ride League Round 2

Report by Mike Hack

Astley & Tyldesley hosted Round 2 of the A&T Go-Ride League at Gin Pit on Tuesday.

16 riders turned out, in the three teams competition, run over 12 heats with 6 riders per race. Gin Pit Storm and Round 1 winners Tyldesley Typhoons were neck and neck throughout the match, before the Storm pulled away to win by 4 points, with Astley Hurricanes third. The Storm’s Charlie Burgess was the meeting’s top scorer and he was unbeaten by an opponent, after shepherding team partner Megan Lloyd to a rare maximum score in heat 1.

Astley & Tyldesley Go-Ride League Round 2 result
Gin Pit Storm 92 Tyldesley Typhoons 88 Astley Hurricanes 63
Storm: Charlie Burgess 23, Owen Simcock 16, Tom Beeley 16, Megan Lloyd 15, Stephen Warn 14, Sam Daintith 8.
Typhoons: Aiden Green 22, Chloe Warn 20, Jessica Hindley 20, Frank White 20, Myles Grantham 6.
Hurricanes: Duncan Whalley 21, Lewis Skitterall 15, Harriet Belt 11, Oscar Belt 8, Levi Edwards 8.
Referee – Chaz Whalley.

League standings
Tyldesley Typhoons 5, Gin Pit Storm 4, Astley Hurricanes 3.