Two of the Dragons made the long trek down to Newnham Park Plymouth for round 2 on the National XC series. On a very demanding course with 3 very steep climbs and some 8 A Lines most of which were not rollable and B Lines which were short but were more like normal A’s saw all of the riders challenged.
In the juvenile boys Tim led over the bridge from the start arena and onto the first climb. Freddy Birchill , Certini took the win his second of the series with Tim having him in sight on the finishing straight for an excellent second place. Katie rode well to 11th place in the youth girl’s race where local to the course riders all showed well and Hattie Harndon took her second series win.
Current positions in the series are Tim is joint second in the series and second in the British National rankings and Katie is 9th in the series and 7th in the British National rankings.
Meanwhile back in Wales the NWMTB Go – Race series got underway at Padarn Country Park Llanberis.
Dragons with a clean sweep on the Under 6 Girls Podium.
Round 1 of the series at Padarn Country Park saw over 60 riders compete in the racing and skills tests. The Dragons had a really good week-end with our young and new members all doing well.
Lowrie continued her winning ways with a 1st in the U6 Girls, Martha was 2nd and Polly 3rd. Gruff took 2nd in the U6 Boys with Osion’s position unconfirmed at the time of writing. Gwenno had 2nd in the U8 Girls with, Tomos 1st in the U8 Boys, Rupert 8th and Twm 10th. In the U10 Boys Owen finished in 4th.
Excellent results everyone.