Motorsports


Adam Roynon, who finished top of the Plymouth averages, won the ‘Rider of the Season’ award at the Devils’ presentation dinner in the Crowne Plaza Hotel on Friday evening. The award for the ‘Most Improved Rider’ went to 16-year-old Henry Atkins while Richard Andrews picked up the trophy for the most bonus points and also …

With the Auto Cycle Union, the Motorcycle Federation and the Amateur Motorcycling Association all observing Remembrance Day there are no sanctioned events taking place in the United Kingdom today. However, there is plenty going on behind the scenes. Somerset-based RT Keedwell Transport have confirmed that they will be backing the 2018 British Solo Trials Championship, …

West Country teen sensation Lando Norris will be promoted to the role of McLaren reserve driver next season as he continues on his path to Formula One stardom. Norris, who turns 18 a week on Monday, emulated Lewis Hamilton by winning the European Formula Three championship last month. And the Somerset driver – snapped up …

Plymouth ended their 2017 campaign with a resounding 64-26 win over a depleted Mildenhall at the St Boniface Arena on Friday evening. With almost a full strength team, the home side were rampant with eight maximum 5-1 heat wins with paid maximums for guest Ben Morley and captain Benji Compton on his return from injury. …

Lynton trial star Joe Baker clinched the South West Centre Trial Championships for the 18th year on the trot when he won the Lyn club’s annual Tom Clarke Trophy event at Parracombe last weekend. As a result he has no need to con- test the last of the ten-round championships at Hinton St George near …

Bristol’s teen sensation Lando Norris hopes he has proved to McLaren that he deserves Jenson Button’s place as the team’s reserve driver next season. Norris, the South West racer who turns 18 next month, emulated Lewis Hamilton by winning the European Formula Three championship in Germany last weekend. The highly-rated Englishman – snapped up to …

Plymouth were beaten by the weather as their Autumn Spectacular was rained off at the St Boniface Arena on Friday evening. The Plymouth promotion resisted the temptation to make an early decision to call off the meeting despite the forecast of heavy rain throughout the evening. It remained dry throughout the day, as forecast, but …

Joe Baker is poised to win his 18th South West Centre Trial Championship in the Lyn Club’s Tom Clarke Trophy event today, which is also the penultimate round of the current ten-round series at Holworthy Farm, Parracombe and will be decided over three laps of 12 sections. Baker’s main rivals are expected to be Billy …