The West Gears up for more Motorsport Action
On the 27th of August 2017 we will see Galway Motor Club host their Annual Summer Stages Rally.
Which as a shakedown Stage on Saturday the 26th of August .
This rally will host Round Seven of the Triton Showers National Rally championship, Round 5 of the Sligo Pallets Border Championship and Round 5 of the West Coast Rally Championship. Rally HQ for the weekend is Lady Gregory Hotel Gort Co Galway.
This event will see some top well know rally drivers the cream of the crop near and far to contest the 120km stage event. Three very new stages run in a 3×3 format.
With Monaghan man Sam Moffet after claiming is sixth overall win in a row in Sligo and claimed the Triton Trophy focus now leads to who will claim second and third place? Will last years winner of the event Niall Maguire go for two wins In a row. After his outstanding win in Sligo rally will Shane Maguire Claim another Overall win and valuable points on the board and a step closer to claiming his class win Trophy or will David Guest be hot on the heels of the Monaghan man and snatch it from under his nose.
As the junior battle is heating up mistakes at this point will be very crucial will Meath man Brian Brady feel the pressure on as he is in the lead at the moment with only nine points separating himself and Michael or will jason black be hot on Brady’s heels and put him under pressure and be the man to watch out for and snatch a victorious win from under Brady’s nose to get back in the top of the leader board to claim the junior Triton Trophy ? Will johnny Treanor become the underdog for the last two rounds and claim overall win .. Time will tell. Have a safe and enjoyable weekend to all involved..👌👌
By Lorna Kennedy