Astley & Tyldesley Update 7/8/2022

photo of the winning team

Astley and Tyldesley hosted the first of the three Manchester League Individual Championship evenings, at Gin Pit, on Wednesday.

In the u-10s Championship, A&T’s Josh Pilkington raced to a 16 points maximum score. Team mate Levi Edwards dropped just one point, with Bury’s George Keeble a further point behind.

Duncan Whalley made it a double success for A&T riders, by winning the u-16s Championship, again with a maximum score. Runner-up was first year rider, Caspar Ellis, with u-10 champion Josh Pilkington claiming third place overall.

Astley & Tyldesley host the u-13 Championships on Wednesday, 7 pm start.

A&T had three riders who starred in the North & Scotland Men’s team win in Round 3 of the Battle of Britain series at Ipswich on Sunday. Pierce Bacon raced unbeaten, Reece Pollitt dropped a single point and Pawel Idziorek dropped just two points.

Photos attached are of the top three riders in last Wednesday’s Championships.

Photos courtesy of Danielle Edwards and George Davies.

Mike Hack
Astley & Tyldesley Press Officer