Youth to showcase skills at Desertmartin British championship
At this years MAXXIS British Championship Round on 30th June at Desertmartin, the youngsters of the sport will have a rare chance to show their skills in front of not just a large crowd, but also in front of the British Championship Teams and of course, four times World Champion Jeffrey ‘The Bullet’ Herlings.
The 12-16 year olds will be mounted on 85cc machines divided into ‘Big Wheel’ for the older competitors and ‘Small Wheels’ for the younger riders, they will race together but be score separately in their own support races.
Riders include local riders Jack Meara, Fin Wilson, Aaron Potterton, Gabriels Gortuenko , Alex Henderson , Aidan McCreesh in the Small Wheel category , and Jay Sherry , Reece Ross, Markins Kalvinsm Calum Moore, Oisin Hughes, Marcg Beattie in the Big Wheels with a few visiting from the mainland in preparation for their own British Championship Round in August at Desertmartin.
Should be a great days family entertainment for the spectators at the magnificent Desertmartin Facility near Draperstown.
Words: Malcolm Beattie