The Lancashire Automobile Club Classic Challenge 2016

Once again the Challenge got off to a great start with the St Georges Day Run ably organised by Anthony Taylor and the usual suspects. Next came

John Hartley’s fiendish Fellsman event. We had a good turnout turn out, if not good weather, on the Manchester to Blackpool and then some excellent new roads on the Coast to Coast; The Highland made for a truly grand finale.

We have awarded points for entering and taking part in both the runs and, where applicable, the Concours events. The Ray Clarke Memorial Award

goes to John Hartley who scored on every event achieving the highest overall score. The Drivers award goes to Andrew Ogden only 5 points

behind and the Navigators Award goes to Deborah Smith. It is pleasing to see just how many organisers are recognised in this year’s scores with many regular drivers and navigators helping out both in organising events and on the day. It is most pleasing that Sandra Williams takes the organisers award. Well done Sandra.

This year we are again awarding our overall winner the Ray Clarke Trophy donated by his family. Ray was a stalwart of the LAC and the guiding hand behind our classic events for many years so this trophy is very appropriate.

As always we would like to thank all the officials and marshals who made the events run so well and of course our sponsors for making it possible.

May I thank all of you who took part in the Classic Challenge.

Here’s to 2017.

Many thanks Chris Lee Challenge Compiler

 

 

Lancashire Automobile Club Classic Challenge 2016

 

Scores

Name

GRADE

Score

Position

John Hartley*

Driver/Org

175

Overall Winner

Andrew Ogden

Driver

170

Drivers Award

Steve Smith

Driver

160

 

Deborah Smith

Navigator

160

Navigators Award

Geoff Breakell

Driver

140

 

Margaret Breakell

Navigator

140

 

Sandra Williams*

Navigator/Organiser

125

Organisers Award

David Williams

Driver

125

 

Chris Lee*

Organiser

125

 

Martin Wylie*

Organiser

120

 

Nigel Bentley

Driver/Org

120

 

Jan Lee

Organiser

110

 

Carolyn Taylor*

Organiser

110

 

Anthony Taylor*

Driver/organiser

110

 

Alwyn Davis*

Adim par excellence

110

 

Mike Wood

Organiser

105

 

Eileen Dyson

Organiser

105

 

Dennis Walton*

Organiser/Driver

105

 

Mike Raven*

Organiser/Driver

75

 

Margaret Polley

Navigator

45

 

Tony Lund

Driver

45

 

 

Scores marked with a * have organised 2 or more events.

 

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