GSCC Crit. Racing Thursday February 26.
Keen racing with 21 riders and as usual a moderate south westerly wind providing a head wind in the back straight of the long course.
Nine riders in A grade saw Andy Baker and Joe Daly broke away mid race and were joined by Paul Beretta to form the winning trio.
1. P. Beretta 2. A.Baker 3. J.Daly
The B grade group of 7 riders stayed together until the final flurries saw Daryl Suter out sprint Stuart Smith and Ian Amsden.
1. D.Suter 2. S.Smith 3. I.Amsden
Five riders in C grade included trial rider Michael Carter who was third over the finish line. A sprint finish saw Brian Weppner take out the win from Barry Clay and Vince Trotter.
1. B.Weppner 2. B.Clay 3. V.Trotter
The Thursday night crit racing will continue till Thursday 26th March. The last night will be a shorter race which will then follow on with Dinner at the Belmont Hotel. Thanks to Paul Bird for running the secret timed races.