Norway’s Mette Bjerknæs started today’s Tonsberg UIM F2 Repechage in 4th position, she made an incredible start that launched her into first place ahead of Kalle Viippo and Rupert Temper.
From there the positions stayed unchanged for the 20 lap race.
The 3 drivers will now start in 16th, 17th and 18th places in the 3rd round of the 2018 UIM World Championship at 16.30 CET this afternoon.
John raced Offshore UIM Class 3 in the 1980’s & 1990’s.
He served as the Cowes Torquay Cowes Event Director for 4 years, including running the 50 th Anniversary Event in 2010.
He has recently organised 4 British Offshore races under UKOPRA sanction.
He is the Editor of Powerboat Racing World.