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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Season Catch-up Part 2

Further to our Ulster catch-up from Croft Hillclimb yesterday, we are looking at some more early-season, off-shore motorsport today, but looking to the East rather than the West….

Lee Corbet Westfield

‘The Voice’ has done a lot of work to the Westfield over the winter!!

 

Those keen bods over on the Channel Islands have already run several events in 2014, and our old mate ‘The Voice’ was there to see the action and to write a couple of reports to keep us in the loop.

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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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Warwick Wins Again

Our man in the Channel Islands, Lee ‘The Voice’ Corbet tells has reminded us that the annual Liberation Day Hillclimb on the Channel Island of Jersey, took place yesterday at the stunning Bouley Bay hill.

Darren Warwick Dallara F301

Dallara F301 in the Bouley Bay paddock, July 2012.

 

The British Hillclimb Championship venue is a great place for hillclimbing, and the club events on the island are always well supported.

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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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