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National title for Birchalls

Posted onPosted on 19th Sep

Ben and Tom Birchall, from Mansfield, rode their four races to perfection at Donington Park at the weekend when they were competing in the final round of the World F2 sidecar Trophy and the three British 600 Cup races – taking wins in both championships. Having already clinched the world title, the Mitchells of Mansfield supported brothers also secured the British title with four races left to race.

Twere presented with gold medals for their outstanding results in the World Trophy where they headed the qualifying charts, won every race and broke the lap record at every circuit in the F2 Trophy class.

Ben said: “Tom and I plus all the team are thrilled to be presented with our world championship Gold Medals on home soil; also to secure the British 600 Sidecar Cup this weekend.

“It’s a great end to our season. We have to thank our sponsors and supporters for their continued support. We have so much confidence in the bike, it’s been perfect all season and the data we have gained from this season will help us when we challenge for the new format World championship and British title in 2017.

“We have had a fantastic season as we also won at the Isle of Man TT again this year. We are delighted to be able to help Steve Smith at Avon tyres who is auctioning a TT memorabilia poster containing signed photos of some of this year’s riders including us.”

It is being auctioned by Damon Hill OBE to raise money for Downs Syndrome Association online on Thursday, September 22 a link to place a bid please check out

Photo: Wally Walters