Road Racer’s Adventures: International Sidecar Revival Meeting
Three wheeling superfans, must have been in utopia at the past weekend’s, Cadwell Park hosted BMCRC International Sidecar Revival meeting.
F1, F2, Pre-Injection, bears, yesteryear outfits, you name it, Sidecars of all different kinds, sizes, power outputs circulated around Cadwell.
Tens of famous, highly-regarded drivers, passengers were racing, taking part in the Rowe British Championship, Camathias Cup, BMCRC F1/F2, FSRA Pre-Injection & Bears races.
Notable three wheeling roads craftsmen illustrating their skillsets included:
2014 TT Championship winner Conrad Harrison, Alan Founds, Bruce Moore, East Yorkshireman Daryl Gibson/Rhys Gibbons.
Tony Thirkell, racing all-rounder extraordinaire Michael ‘Jack’ Russell/Vicky Cooke, TT veteran Wayne Lockey, Carl Fenwick and triple ACU FSRA British F2 race victors, FHO Racing’s Pete Founds/Jevan Walmsley.
Amongst the scutch of prime chasers to the second quickest Sidecar TT competitors in history, included the in-form Ramsden Racing team of father and son, Steve Ramsden/Matty Ramsden.
The perennial Oliver’s Mount Scarborough front runners, accomplished Southern 100, Mountain Course pilots bagged three top 3 finishes.
Words by Stevie Rial #dontletfearcontrolyou