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  • Simon Sheridan - DDMC champion 2018

    Sheridan takes Northern Saloon and Sportscar title at Croft

    September 12, 2018 at 1:01 pm

    Simon Sheridan took the title as the Darlington and District Motor Club Northern Saloon and Sportscar Championship wrapped up its season at its annual Croft finale. The Honda Civic Type R driver came into the final round fourth in the standings, 31 points down on leader Paul Lightburn and 24 […]

     
  • Murray claims FFord title at Croft

    Murray crowned Formula Ford champion with three races to go

    September 12, 2018 at 11:26 am

    Irishman Niall Murray took the Avon Tyres Formula Ford title at Croft with one round to spare, but a botched qualifying and race one disaster made sure that he had to work for it. Murray said: “I think I misread the conditions a bit at the start, thinking it was […]

     
  • Dan Clowes - Jedi Mk6

    F1000 title goes to the wire after Clowes closes the title gap

    September 12, 2018 at 11:23 am

    Dan Clowes closed the gap to championship leader Michael Watton as the Formula 1000 series hit Croft for the penultimate round of the season at the weekend. A dominating win in a wet opening race on Saturday afternoon saw Clowes pull away from defending champion Watton on the run down […]

     
  • Peter Taylor took a commanding win last weekend.  Photo Credit: Steven Batey

    Taylor Dominates On Tyneside Stages

    August 17, 2018 at 10:28 am

    Peter Taylor took a commanding victory on the Tyneside Stages, based on the Otterburn Army Ranges in Northumberland, last weekend. Taylor took the win by a huge 2m2s ahead of Rory Young and won every stage in the process in his Ford Fiesta WRC. Gordon Morrison completed the podium in […]

     
  • England's Alex Hales celebrates his century during the One Day International match at Trent Bridge, Nottingham.

    Chester-le-Street prepares to host record breaking England

    June 20, 2018 at 12:42 pm

    Durham County Cricket Club’s home ground at Chester-le-Street will host England’s fourth one-day international against Australia tomorrow with England buoyed by a record breaking victory. England destroyed Australia in the third ODI at Trent Bridge, beating the visitors by 242 runs after posting an astonishing 481-6 from their 50 overs, […]

     
  • Kirby: “I don’t want to win the championship by a small margin, I want to obliterate it!”

    Kirby: “I don’t want to win the championship by a small margin, I want to obliterate it!”

    June 7, 2018 at 1:16 pm

    Sunderland bike racer Ian Kirby says that he is aiming to win the Pre-Injection 600 class of the No Limits Racing series in dominating fashion. The former University of Sunderland student now leads the category by 84 points after a perfect weekend at Donington Park in Derbyshire, where he took […]

     
  • Andy Tennant (second right)

    Tennant takes individual glory as Madison Genesis and NJC-Biemme-Echelon dominate Tour Series in Durham

    May 29, 2018 at 2:33 pm

    Andy Tennant took individual glory in the fourth round of cycling’s Tour Series at Durham on Tuesday night. With Durham hosting the men’s race for a ninth consecutive year, Tennant got the better of Madison Genesis’ Connor Swift in a last lap sprint. It was the first time Durham had […]

     
  • Sunderland lost 15-2 against high-flying Hull.

    Season Review: Sunderland Ultimate Frisbee flatter to deceive after winless season

    May 14, 2018 at 10:36 am

    It was a season to forget for Sunderland Ultimate Frisbee as they ended the season bottom of the table with minus three points from their seven games in their BUCS campaign, as well as a first round defeat in the cup. At the start of the season, only their third […]

     
  • Graeme Lowden, Photo: David Merrett

    Lowdon tight lipped over CEFC TRSM future as Le Mans looms

    May 11, 2018 at 3:11 pm

    Team boss Graeme Lowdon has declined to comment on the financial issues that prevented CEFC TRSM from racing at the Spa 6 hours WEC race last weekend. The team has stated that funding is in place to allow them to run at the 24 hours of Le Mans in June. […]

     
  • Kirby suffers mixed weekend at Cadwell Park

    Kirby suffers mixed weekend at Cadwell Park

    May 11, 2018 at 12:07 pm

    Sunderland bike racer Ian Kirby had a mixed weekend at Cadwell Park in Lincolnshire, in the No Limits Championship. The former Sunderland University student who this season has backing from NA collage in Washington, qualified second in the Pre-Injection 600 class which races alongside the Pirelli Super Series and No […]