Darren Clarke and Harry Bradley won the first round of the Tenerife Open Moto-Cross Championship in their categories this week. Both are staying with their parents and families at Club Olympus in Garden City.
Darren (left) and Harry (right) show off their trophy in the Olympus Poolside Bar above. The championship is held at Motocross 365, San Miguel, Tenerife.
Both are ranked in the top ten of their respective Championships in the UK (85cc, age 11-15). Harry recorded 3rd, 9th place at the world famous Weston-Super-Mare beach race in recent years.
The 365 Championship first stage trophy on display in the Poolside Bar.
Moto-cross motorcycle racing is taken very seriously in Tenerife and has a big following. The 365 organisation have a fabulous track and facilities at San Miguel which is about a 15 minute drive from Las Americas. Moto-cross and Enduro bikes can be hired and instruction is available if you are an absolute novice or an experienced rider.
The lads with their dads, Darren Clark (left) from Knottingley near Pontefract in Yorkshire and Wayne Bradley (right) from Tamworth, Staffs.
Darren’s family have owned timeshare with Club Olympus for nearly 20 years and they, along with the Bradley family, are having a blast down here in Tenerife.