Mid-West Regional 4WD round 4:  Kidderminster Model Car Club

Laura Yardy

7th July 2019

 

It was forecast to be another sunny hot day at Kidderminster. The day started overcast and cool but quickly warmed up in time for qualifying.

 

 

There were 7 heats with 67 drivers competing.

 

Individual round scores were as follows.

 

Round 1

Round 2

Round 3

Round 4

1

Tom Yardy

Ben Pugh

Ben Pugh

Tom Yardy

2

Ben Pugh

Tommy Hall

Tommy Hall

Tommy Hall

3

Tommy Hall

Tom Yardy

Tom Yardy

Ben Pugh

4

Tony Bishop

Tony Bishop

Ritchie Thorn

Jamie Hall

5

Alex Haywood

Alex Haywood

Jamie Hall

Ritchie Thorn

6

Keith Robertson

Ritchie Thorn

Alex Haywood

Mathew Dodd

7

Brett Birch

Brett Birch

Kit Jones

Tony Bishop

8

Kit Jones

Kit Jones

Tony Bishop

Kit Jones

9

Jamie Hall

Jamie Hall

Brett Birch

Andy Reeves

10

Mathew Dodd

Mathew Dodd

Mathew Dodd

Andrew Mountford

 

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

 

Overall Top 10

 

1

Ben Pugh

Schumacher

2

Tom Yardy

Schumacher

3

Tommy Hall

Associated

4

Tony Bishop

X-Ray

5

Jamie Hall

Associated

6

Ritchie Thorn

Associated

7

Alex Haywood

Associated

8

Brett Birch

Schumacher

9

Kit Jones

PR

10

Mathew Dodd

Schumacher

      

 

A final Leg one

Tom Yardy took the leg one win from Ben Pugh in second and Tommy Hall in third.

 

Tony Bishop was fourth followed by Mathew Dodd, Ritchie Thorn, Alex Haywood, Kit Jones, Jamie Hall and Brett Birch.

 

A final Leg two

Ben Pugh finished first in leg two with Tommy Hall in second and Tony Bishop in third.

 

Jamie Hall was fourth followed by Brett Birch, Alex Haywood, Ritchie Thorn, Tom Yardy and Mathew Dodd.

 

 

 

A final Leg Three

With the meeting win still up for grabs it was a hard-fought final leg. Tom Yardy came out on top taking the leg and meeting win. Ben Pugh was second with Tommy Hall finishing third.

 

Ritchie Thorn was fourth followed by Alex Haywood, Brett Birch, Jamie Hall, Mathew Dodd, Kit Jones and Tony Bishop.

 

The overall results were as follows:

1.      Tom Yardy

2.      Ben Pugh

3.      Tommy Hall

4.      Tony Bishop

5.      Ritchie Thorn

6.      Jamie Hall

7.      Brett Birch

8.      Alex Haywood

9.      Mathew Dodd

10.  Kit Jones

 

Final winners

 

B Final: Keith Robertson

C Final: Stuart Harlow

D Final: Euan Jarman

E Final: Nigel Appleby

F Final: Jake Guy

G Final: Aiden Hargreaves

 

A big thank you to the members of Kidderminster Model Car Club and to Stuart Whyman for running the meeting.