Bank Holiday Thrills

Whilst the British Hillclimb Chanmpionship runners were recovering from Gurston Down over the Bank Holiday weekend, the guys & girls on the Channel Island of Guernsey were charging up and down Le Val des Terres hillclimb.

Zef Eisenberg

Zef Eisenberg over the finish at the Terres, see… He really is mad!! (thanks to Andrew Le Poidevin/www.guernseymotorsport.com)

 

As always for events on the Island, our old mate ‘The Voice’ was keeping his eye on events, and he has kindly put together his usual entertaining report.

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Guernsey Finale

The Guernsey Kart & Motor Club held the Islands finale hillclimb of the 2013 season on Saturday at the short, but entertaining hill at Petit Bot.

John Dunne Mitsubishi Lancer Evo

Bunman’s Mitsubishi Lancer Evo 5

 

As always for events on Guernsey, our Channel Island correspondent ‘The Voice’ was there to see the action unfold. And as if that wasn’t enough ‘Our Correspondent’ was also a visiting dignitary¬†for the weekend!

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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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Terrific Terres

The second of the series of competitive hillclimbs organised by the Guernsey Motorcycle & Car Club on the Channel Island of Guernsey took place on Bank Holiday Monday.

John Dunne Mitsubishi Evo

John ‘the Bunman’ Dunne was on great form on Guernsey

 

Although we couldn’t be there in person, we did have our spies out and about on the Crown Dependency to keep an eye on things and to report back.

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Warwick Does It Again!

We have just spotted that, whilst the mainland is still in winter mode with just the odd test day taking place, competitive hillclimbing has already started in the Channel Islands.

Darren Warwick Dallara F301

Darren Warwick’s 2012 form has continued into the new season

 

The Guernsey Motor Cycle & Car Club ran a club hillclimb at Le Val des Terres on Easter Monday and in doing so became the first British hillclimb event of 2013.

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Weekend Club Results Round-up

As well as the British Championship event at Prescott, Gloucestershire at the weekend there were club events at both Wiscombe Park, Devon and at Le Val des Terres, Guernsey. Here is a quick round-up of what went on:

Two events at Wiscombe Park last weekend

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