2001 Leicester Off-road Fri Race 1

The rain stayed away and the course although sticky in places was not muddy. 8 laps of the 2 mile course saw Collins and Parker break away from the start and then Collins attacked and pulled a gap with 2 laps remaining. A 4 man dice for eight place won by Topliss on the run to the line Numplumz Scott losing out for 11th.

Provisional results as given - sorry there is no indication of the vets in the field -- you know who you are. FULL ALL CLASSES RESULTS NOW AVAIL ON MADFORMTB

The eight lap Senior race attracted more than 50 competitors. Dave Collins (Pedal Power), Ross Parker (Demontford), Tim Grainger (Stourport Cycles), Pete Harris (Pearce Cycles) and Simon Jones (LORC) went into the single track line. By two-thirds distance Collins had a comfortable lead ahead of Parker and it was Grainger who dropped back into the clutches of Jones and Adam Gascoigne (Melton Olympic) who contested third with a sprint finish. Gascoigne having the edge on Jones to take the spot. Pete Harris was top Veteran in sixth place.

SENIOR & VETS CLASS

CLUB/SPONSOR

1

DAVE COLLINS

PEDAL POWER

2

ROSS PARKER DEMONTFORD RAGE ON

3

ADAM GASCOIGNE MELTON OLYMPIC

4

SIMON JONES L.O.R.C.

5

TIM GRAINGER STOURPORT CYCLES

6

PETE HARRIS (vet)

7

T. ADAMS LOUGHBORO' UNI'

8

PHIL TOPLISS MATLOCK C.C

9

ANDY LAWTON L.O.R.C

10

A STEVENS SHERWOOD PINES

11

ADRIAN SCOTT NUMPLUMZ

12

JACK PETERSON NUMPLUMZ

13

N.HICKS ASTLEY MTB CLUB

14

D.BAKER

 

15

M.BOYD LOUGHBORO UNI

16

STEVE BAGGOT L.O.R.C.

17

JAMES WIECIAK WITHAM WHLRS

18

NICK MARKS PEARCE CYCLES

19

JOE HICKERTON KENILWORTH WHLRS

20

B.CROUCH LOUGH UNI

21

NEIL BLACKMAN CANOE CLUB

22

NEIL HOLMAN CATS MBC

23

ROB NOBLE L.O.R.C

24

P.PARKER DEMONTFORD RAGE ON

25

ROSS GECHIE MORCC
26 D WORMLEIGHTON LORC
27 LEON WORMLEIGHTON LORC
28 A ROBINSON LORC
29 G MCLAY LORC
30 P SHAW
31 TOM MART CANOE CLUB
32 ROB BLACK LORC
33 A HOWETT RUCC
34 JEFF JONES LORC
35 STUART REEVES HINCKLEY
36 JESSICA FAULKNER LORC
37 CRAIG PERRY
38 A VERNEY LONG
39 STEPHEN PRICE CANOE CLUB
40 STEVE HIBBERD LCC
DNF CRAIG SIMPSON NUMPLUMZ
DNF NATALIE JONES LORC
DNF M BRASSINGTON
DNF J TEEAR LORC
DNF SIMON BAILEY LORC
DNF STUART MARTIN MELTON OLYMPIC
DNF LISA HOLLLINGSHEAD LORC
DNF D WOOLWARD MELTON OLYMPIC


Last Updated on 05/05/01
By JACK