Jane Pritchard picked up the fastest lady prize with a time of 28.24, ahead of Jenny Lucas and Frome’s Fleur Rush. Simon Barfoot was 8th overall and 3rd fastest Vet rider with 23.46, Simon Rouse finished 17th while Stuart Kerton was 22nd on his return to competing as a Gillingham rider.
Competing in his first event as a Gillingham rider was Pete Humphreys, finishing with 28.28 in non-aero set up while Chris Mullett was really pleased with his first proper go on his new tt bike, 27.43 for 30th. Honorary Wheeler Charles Rees, riding for Raleigh RT, put in a typically fast ride for fourth overall, two places higher and some forty seconds faster than last year’s event.
Charles Rees (Raleigh RT) 22.14, 4th overall
Jane Pritchard 28.24, fastest lady rider
Simon Barfoot 23.46, 3rd Vet
Simon Rouse 25.07
Stuart Kerton 25.39
Grahame Reed 27.17
Chris Mullett 27.43
Pete Humphreys 28.28
John Phillips 28.53
Don Tanner 30.08
Jenny Lucas 30.31
Overall winner, Rob Pears (Bath CC) 21.40