Ellison is in the hunt
WEST DRAYTON MBC
WEST Drayton Mountain Bike Club’s Neil Ellison is third overall in the Central Cross League series with two races to go, after finishing second in the latest round.
Elsewhere, the West Drayton MBC/ Specialized Ruislip team had a successful weekend in the first round of the Gorrick Series, George Fowkes storming to a win in the juvenile class in a time of 41 minutes for his two four-mile laps.
His father Roger led the four-lap veterans race from start to finish with Paul White finishing fifth while Gosia McPherson overcame mechanical issues to win the Veterans Women’s category.
In the Sports Class, Nick Try’s consistent lap times saw him finish seventh and Kasia Ambrose took third in the Sports Ladies category. Simon Slater finished fourth in the Grand Veteran’s race and Jason Snell finished 22nd in his class on his race debut.
SITTING PRETTY: West Drayton's Neil Ellison Picture: Richard Howes