Mid West Regional 2WD round 4:  Oswestry Model Car Club

Laura Yardy

2nd July 2017

 

Round four of the 2WD series was hosted by Oswestry Model Car Club.

 

 

Qualifying

This the regions third visit to Oswestry this season. The track was a familiar layout, with the grip levels low.

The day started dry, with sunny intervals throughout qualifying and finals.

 

 

 

 

 

Individual round scores were as follows.

 

Round 1

Round 2

Round 3

Round 4

1

Tom Yardy

Tom Yardy

Tom Yardy

Ritchie Thorn

2

Kevin Hunt

Ritchie Thorn

Paul Robinson

Tom Yardy

3

Ben Pugh

Kevin Hunt

Kevin Hunt

Tony Bishop

4

RitchieThorn

Paul Robinson

Mathew Dodd

Paul Robinson

5

Mathew Dodd

Ben Pugh

Tony Bishop

Mathew Dodd

6

Paul Robinson

Mathew Dodd

Ben Pugh

Tommy Hall

7

James Evans

Dan Murphy

Tommy Hall

Dan Murphy

8

Tommy Hall

Tony Bishop

Dan Murphy

Kevin Hunt

9

Dan Murphy

Tommy Hall

Chris Muirhead

Chris Muirhead

10

Chris Muirhead

Andrew Jones

Jamie Hall

Phil Channon

 

 

 

 

 

After four rounds of qualifying the top 10 was as follows:

 

Overall Top 10

 

1

Tom Yardy

Schumacher

2

Ritchie Thorn

Schumacher

3

Kevin Hunt

Losi

4

Paul Robinson

Durango

5

Tony Bishop

PR

6

Ben Pugh

Kyosho

7

Mathew Dodd

Schumacher

8

Tommy Hall

PR

9

Dan Murphy

PR

10

James Evans

Losi

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

A final Leg one

Tom Yardy took the leg one win, with Ritchie Thorn in second and Tony Bishop in Third.

Fourth was Paul Robinson, followed by Kevin Hunt, Mathew Dodd, Tommy Hall, Ben Pugh, Dan Murphy and James Evans.

 

A final Leg two

Tom Yardy also took the leg two win, taking the overall meeting win. Ritchie Thorn was second followed by Kevin Hunt in third.

Tony Bishop was fourth followed by Paul Robinson, Mathew Dodd, Tommy Hall, Ben Pugh, Dan Murphy and James Evans.

 

A final Leg Three

Ritchie Thorn took the leg three win, after a close battle with Tom Yardy who finished second. This secured Ritchie’s second place in the meeting.

Kevin Hunt finished third, followed by Mathew Dodd, Tommy Hall, Tony Bishop, Dan Murphy, James Evans, Paul Robinson and Ben Pugh.

 

 

 

 

 

 

The overall results were as follows:

1.      Tom Yardy

2.      Ritchie Thorn

3.      Kevin Hunt

4.      Tony Bishop

5.      Paul Robinson

6.      Mathew Dodd

7.      Tommy Hall

8.      Dan Murphy

9.      Ben Pugh

10.  James Evans

 

Final winners

 

B Final: Chris Muirhead

C Final: Alex Haywood

D Final: Wayne Price

 

 

E Final:            Ashley Williams

F Final: Nigel Appleby

G Final: Abe Lyons

H Final: Neil Duncombe

 

 

A big thank you to the members of Oswestry Model Car Club, Carnival Pizza and to Stuart Whyman for running the meeting.