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Jelf grabs victory in Germany

Following two successful British Championship Grand Prix events that see him in a comfortable third place in the 2017 Powerboat GP F4 British Championship sixteen year old Ben Jelf and his team last weekend headed to Traben, Germany for his first international catamaran race on foreign waters. A late decision for the team to travel provided the perfect opportunity for Ben to test his wits against some international competition before the opening round of the UIM World Championship in Finland this month. Making the most of great racing conditions Ben set about getting down to business and during qualifying the youngster managed to secure pole position ahead of rivals from Germany, Slovakia and Lithuania. Raring to go as the lights went out for the start of heat 1 Jelf got a storming start but disaster struck for the British hopeful…

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