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Around A Pound Tandragee 100: Race Day Round Up

Alongside the top draw Open, Supersport and Senior Open action, race day at the 59th Tandragee 100, additionally provided captivating 125/Moto 3, Lightweight 400, various next gen support class stars excelling, plus Guy Martin returning to the race winners circle!

A late entry for this weekends competition, 19 times International Road Race winner Martin piloting his in house built BSA steed, powered to Senior Classic 1000 honours, plus finished overall second within the Classics race behind Dean Stimpson, who also clinched Senior 500 Classic spoils.

Photo by Rod Neill

Yesteryear racing great Barry Davidson, alongside heading the Supersport 300 class in front of Taiwan’s Roger Chen, also secured the Junior 350 Classics crown, whilst the Junior 250 Classics title was acquired by fellow esteemed yesteryear machinery specialist, Brian Mateer.

Senior Open, Supersport victor Derek McGee was declared winner of a red flagged Super Twins race, following an incident involving McAdoo Kawasaki’s Adam McLean, Road Racing News wishes Adam a very speedy recovery.

Mullingar’s McGee was peerless again aboard the Faraldo Racing Honda, on route to securing 125/Moto 3 race victory.

Gareth Keys scored another Forgotten Era class victory, whilst Lightweight 400 honours went the way of Welsh star Paul ‘Potchy’ Williams.

Chris Meyer headed the small 250 field, whilst the Junior Support/Senior Support honours, respectively were banked by Kevin Baker and Andy McAllister.

Overall excluding a few incidents, a non racing incident, plus a few oil spillages, this years Around A Pound Tandragee 100, proved an undoubted success, further cementing Tandragee’s place amongst the best national road races worldwide.

Junior Support:

1 Kevin Baker
2 Eoin O’Siochru
3 Vinny Brennan
4 Alistair Haworth
5 John Ella
6 Noel Smith
7 Robert Cairns
8 Dominic Cottrell
9 Shaun Wynne
10 Nigel Colgan
11 RJ Woolsey
12 Dave Walsh
13 Mark Kirby
14 John Cahill
15 James Cottrell
16 Mark Johnson
17 Phill Archer
18 Nigel McAuley
19 Chris Meyer
20 Michael Hoey
21 Aidan Cleary
22 Davy Graham
23 Oliver Dean

Senior Classic 500:

1 Dean Stimpson
2 John Leigh Pemberton
3 Keith Clarke
4 Freddie Stewart
5 Billy Lyle
6 Andy Kildea
7 Sam Kinkead
8 Roger Skipp
9 Mark Parrett
10 Ed Manly

Senior Classic 1000:

1 Guy Martin
2 Richard Ford
3 Ian Thompson

Junior Classic 350:

1 Barry Davidson
2 Tim Stephenson
3 Mark Johnson
4 Ken Parkes
5 George Stinson
6 Mick Brady
7 Gary Hutton
8 Linton Irwin
9 Jonathan Doran

Junior Classic 250:

1 Brian Mateer
2 Philip Shaw

Super Twins/Super Mono:

1 Derek McGee
2 Adam McLean
3 Michael Sweeney
4 Neil Kernohan
5 Stephen McKnight
6 Darren Cooper
7 Shaun Anderson
8 Paul Williams
9 Darryl Tweed
10 Kevin Baker
11 Paul Gartland
12 William Hara
13 Vinny Brennan
14 Anthony McColgan
15 Tommy Henry
16 Noel Smith
17 Dominic Cottrell
18 John Ella
19 Nigel Colgan
20 Robert Cairns
21 Brian Loughlin
22 Alistair Haworth
23 Mark Kirby
24 James Cottrell
25 Chris Meyer
26 Mark Johnson
27 Tim Stephenson
28 RJ Woolsey
29 Davy Graham
30 Nigel McAuley

250:

1 Chris Meyer

125/Moto 3:

1 Derek McGee
2 Gary Dunlop
3 Kevin Fitzpatrick
4 Nigel Moore
5 Sam Grief
6 Wayne Kennedy
7 Dean Stimpson
8 Melissa Kennedy
9 Chris Meyer
10 Paul Gartland
11 Ronnie Scott

Lightweight 400:

1 Paul Williams
2 Darryl Anderson
3 David Howard
4 Stephen McKeown
5 Stephen Morrison
6 Alistair Haworth
7 Kris Duncan
8 Alan Johnston
9 Lloyd Collins
10 Stephen Tobin
11 Dave Walsh
12 Brian Loughlin
13 Aaron Boyd
14 RJ Woolsey
15 Michael Hoey
16 Yvonne Montgomery

Forgotten Era:

1 Gareth Keys
2 Des Butler
3 Alan Connor
4 Richard Ford

Supersport 300:

1 Barry Davidson
2 Roger Chen

Senior Support:

1 Andy McAllister
2 Darren Keys
3 Darryl Anderson
4 Tommy Henry
5 Kevin Baker
6 Dermot Cleary
7 Wayne Pither
8 Ben Plant
9 Stuart McCann
10 Frankie Stennett
11 Ben Wales
12 Noel Smith
13 Michael Hoey
14 George Scott
15 Shaun Wynne
16 Veronika Hankocyova
17 Enrico Rocchi
18 John Cahill
19 John O’Donovan
20 James Cottrell
21 Phill Archer
22 Albert Walker
23 Yvonne Montgomery
24 RJ Woolsey
25 Adrian Heraty
26 Stephen Carr
27 Robert Cairns

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