Event Round-up…. Channel Islands

From Harewood the championship circus went on its holidays with the annual trip to Channel Islands, for Bouley Bay (Jersey) on Thursday and Le Val des Terres (Guernsey) on Saturday.

Jos Goodyear GWR Raptor

Jos Goodyear on the Bouley Bay startline in 2012.

 

These relatively low speed, public road events were expected to favour the diminutive little GWR Raptor of Jos Goodyear, but his success on the weekend didn’t come quite as quickly as expected.

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Bouley Bay – 2014 Events

The 2014 season is rapidly approaching us now, so we will continue our lap of the British hills today.

Mike Hall Morgan +8

Midlands Hillclimb legend Mike Hall returns his Morgan +8 to the unique Bouley Bay paddock.

 

Today we will look at the event calendar for the most Southerly Speed Hillclimb venue in the UK.

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Jersey Bank Holiday Action

As well as the Bank Holiday event on the Channel Island of Guernsey which we have covered elsewhere, there was also an event on the neighbouring Island of Jersey.

Bouley Bay Hillclimb

The spectacular Bouley Bay paddock

 

Although he wasn’t there in person, our Channel Island Correspondent ‘The Voice’ has sussed out all of the important goss from the ‘other’ Island, and has put together a great report in his usual unbiased style!

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Bouley Bay – 2nd Run Off Result

Reigning British Champion Trevor Willis has claimed victory in the 2nd Top 12 Run Off of the day at Bouley Bay. He narrowly missed re-setting Wallace Menzies’ 3 hour old Outright Hill Record, but still claimed an extra championship point for being under the target at the start of the day. The result of the Run Off is as follows:
1/ Trevor Willis – OMS 28 – 37.62s
2/ Scott Moran – Gould GR61X – 38.10s
3/ Jos Goodyear – GWR Raptor – 38.11s
4/ Alex Summers – DJ Firehawk – 38.69s
5/ Roger Moran – Gould GR61X – 39.03s
6/ Will Hall – Force WH – 39.47s
7/ John Bradburn – Gould GR55 – 39.50s
8/ Tom New – Gould GR55 – 39.66s
9/ Dave uren – Force PC – 39.69s
10/ Richard Spedding – Force PC – 39.98s
11/ Steve Day – GWR Raptor – 40.96s
12/Darren Warwick – Dallara F301 – 94.27s
Results are unofficial.

Times are available at www.resultsman.co.uk

Bouley Bay – 2nd Top 12 Run Off Qualifying Order

The qualifying order for the 2nd Top 12 Run Off at Bouley Bay is as follows:

1/ Jos Goodyear – GWR Raptor – 38.05s
2/ Trevor Willis – OMS 28 – 38.48s
3/ Scott Moran – Gould GR61X – 39.29s
4/ Darren Warwick – Dallara F301 – 39.39s
5/ John Bradburn – Gould GR55 – 39.42s
6/ Tom New – Gould GR55 – 39.49s
7/ Will Hall – Force WH – 39.85s
8/ Alex Summers – DJ Firehawk – 39.88s
9/ Dave uren – Force PC – 40.03s
10/ Roger Moran – Gould GR61X – 40.25s
11/ Richard Spedding – Force PC – 40.55s
12/ Steve Day – GWR Raptor – 40.82s

Steve Day has sneaked in this time with his GWR Raptor after opening Run Off winner Wallace Menzies failed to qualify.

Results are unofficial.

All times are available at www.resultsman.co.uk

Bouley Bay – 1st Run Off Result

DJ Firestorm driver, Scotsman Wallace Menzies has claimed his first British Championship victory of the season in the opening Top 12 Run Off for British Championship points.

The Run Off result is as follows:

1/ Wallace Menzies – DJ Firestorm – 37.60s
2/ Trevor Willis – OMS 28 – 37.64s
3/ Scott Moran – Gould GR61X – 38.15s
4/ Roger Moran – Gould GR61X – 38.78s
5/ John Bradburn – 38.84s
6/ Jos Goodyear – GWR Raptor – 38.86s
7/ Will Hall – Force WH – 39.15s
8/ Alex Summers – DJ Firehawk – 39.50s
9/ Tom New – Gould GR55 – 39.77s
10/ Richard Spedding – Force PC – 40.02s
11/ Darren Warwick – Dallara F301 – 40.13s
12/ Dave Uren – Force PC – 40.18s

All times are onofficial.

Live timing is available at www.resultsman.co.uk