12 hour Åtvidaberg 14-15 August 2009
On saturday the race started.
Rolf Ax doing technical
The ever present tire cutting
The drivers before the start of heat 1
Vladimir Horky and Carolin
Michel Lorin and Torgny Nordgren
Birger Elftström and one
of the Bohemia Sekt guys
Heikki Sinisaari and Dan Ax
After the first heat the Czech team "Cuba Libre" had the lead on 964
laps in front of "Ben with friends" 946 and in third "Fast and furious"
on 938 laps.
Fabulous Four smashed their chassis in the first heat and used their
teched in spare chassis.
Shoes for pigeons hit the wall and had to replace a ball bearing in the
Fabulous Four's car a rather
After the second heat Cuba Libre hold the lead 1889 with Ahead of time
on 1873 and Shoes for pigeons on 1834.
After three heats the Czech team Cuba Libre was in the lead 2849 in
front of "Ahead of time" and 2799 and Ben with
After three heats we had lunch break and the organizers served lunch.
The weather was beautiful so most of us sat outside and ate..
Horky and Pavel taking a look
at their motor
The top places remained unchanged during heat four and five
but the Shoes for pigeons were fast and in the sixth heat the passed
Ben with friends for third place.
Team Bohemia Sekt rather well
Recek changing gear on the Cuba
After the prize giving we had the opportunity to eat some
local fished cray fish
Recek getting help with
the cray fish
2. Ahead of
3. Shoes for
4. Ben with
5. Fast and
6. Bohemia Sekt
7. Antero Rokka Racing
More results here
We had a long day of racing and was tired but we did not leave
the race hungry.
During the day the members of the club ran the café and made
food for the lunch- and the dinner brake.
I had a nice weekend and look forward to next year.