Altura Nutcracker Round 4 Results

The Nutcracker MTB XC series moved to a new venue for round 4, namely Parkwood Springs in Sheffield, a man made MTB trail close to the heart of the city centre.

The trials were dry and dusty but the racing was hot with some close battles taking place across many categories as riders jockeyed for positions and series points alike.

Nearly 300 riders lined up on the day, and grandaddy of UK MTB Nick Craig took the elite win, but Torq's John Hopkinson placed 2nd just under 2mins back. Team mate Joanne Clay went one better winning Elite Women.

The Nutcracker Altura Team were out in force and put in some impressive displays placing 1st (Frazer Clacherty), 4th (Ben Lawson) and 5th (Tom Seaman) in Junior Male. Sarah Lomas was in a league of her own in Junior female winning by nearly 3mins. Eliot Metcalfe also took the win in Youth Male, and Eve Lyon 6th Youth Female.

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