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Tue 25th April Go-Ride Grand Prix Round 1 Astley & Tyldesley

Astley & Tyldesley staged Round 1 of this year's A&T Go-Ride Grand Prix series. On a cold evening, 20 enthusiastic youngsters, ranging from 3 to 13 years old, competed in a 20 heats event, run on a handicap basis. 6 years old Frank White won all his races, to take 1st place, one point ahead of another 6 year old, Aiden Green, who lost only to Frank first time out.

There was a tie for 3rd place, with newcomer Tom Morrissey finishing level on 13 points with Sabrina Evans. A great start to the series, with the youngsters presented with a range of certificates, wrist bands and medals at the end of the racing.

A&T Go-Ride Grand Prix Round 1 result:

Frank White 16, Aiden Green 15, Sabrina Evans 13, Tom Morrissey 13, Duncan Whalley 12, Emily Burgess 12, Fraser Brundrett 11, Kyra Hough 11, Ben Forshaw 11, John White 11, Charlie Burgess 10, Tom Beeley 9, Lucy Grantham 9, Jack Murray 8, Danny Pickup 8, Jake Booth 7, Oscar Belt 7, Myles Grantham 6, Deon Dickinson 6, Freddie Cox 5.

Referee - Chas Whalley.

Astley & Tyldesley were one of two Northern representatives in the first national round of the British Youth & Junior League series at Kesgrave, Suffolk on Saturday. The event attracted a large turnout and the A&T riders performed really well in a strong field. In the u-8s event, Aiden Green finished in 6th place and Frank White 10th. John White finished in 4th place in the u-12s event, with Matt Snell 13th in the u-14s match. Just turned 13 years old, Emily Burgess competed in the 12-17 year old Girls event and did really well to finish in 4th place.
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