Cracker at KORC – BSCC RD1

2018-08-17T08:58:59+01:00

After a very challenging spring saw cancellations galore for all off-road sports, the Polaris British SXS Championship finally got underway. Kirton Off Road Centre was the venue for Round 1, using their new MX track which had never hosted an SXS event before. The track build went well and the kind weather helped to create a surface that was about as good as it could be all things considered.  Entry numbers were strong and everything clicked into place late in the week and we were GO for racing. Open Class Qualifying The Open class was just the right size to get everyone on track together this gave the Rookies a crack at the Experts. A few key names were missing from the Rookie class so it was hard to call a favourite. In the Experts the battle quickly started at the front with Paul Severn setting a solid bench mark early which nobody could match. Pole for the 2017 Champion followed in by Paul Rowlands then son Jason. James Bushell lead the way for the rookies and out qualified at least one expert in his first ever SXS [...]