Teifi Valley Motor Club Limited - TVMC

Rali Bro Preseli

Sunday 03 Mar 2013 [21:29]
Thick fog in Crymych and a flooded ford in Solva added to the technical and difficult novice car rally held at the weekend and organsied by the Teifi Valley Motor Club. Starting in Crymych, the annual Bro Preseli Rally, that has raised nearly £20,000 for local charities saw 74 starters, with less than half managing to complete the testing route.

Sponsored by Arjay Factors (Cardigan) Ltd and Robins Taxis, the overall winners were Jason Davies and Richard Davies of Glandycross in their Peugeot 205. In Class 1, the Semi Experts was won by Aled Rees and Shon Rees, second in class were Christopher Hill and Jessica Francis and third was awarded to Gethin James and Gethin Edwards. Class 2, the Novices, and taking top spot was Matthew Hatch and Chris Hand; second: Gethin Jones and Meredith Roberts with third going to Daniel Jones and Nicola Smith. In the Beginners class first award went to Robert Lewis and John Aspland. There were no other finishers in this class.

Best Ladies or Mixed Crew award was presented to James Rees and Delyth Brown; Best up to 1400 car Marc Hughes and Anwen Davies and Last Placed Finishers were Lloyd Davies and Graham Davies.

Alan 'Bonzo' Williams, one of the organisers said conditions were difficult and tested both driver and navigator.

He added: ' It went really well. It's a shame about the weather and it did go against us. There was a lot of standing weather and the roads were slippery in places. But I'm very happy with the way it went.'

The rally finished at the Trewern Arms, Nevern. The TVMC would like to thank all competitors, marshalls, supporting businesses and individuals as well as all land owners for their support during the successful 2013 rally.


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