Adam will “Kerr y off” four trophies at BRC prize dinner.

02 November 2010

Ballymena Academy student Adam Kerr will be the main youth section prizewinner at next month's Ballymena Road Club – Scott Roof Tiles – prize presentation dinner in the Adair Arms.

The Kintullagh Park cyclist, who will be fourteen in November, won four trophies during the 2010 season and showed steady improvement throughout the year.

Adam won the Samuel Mark shield for the youths' time trial best all rounder competition. His times were 6 minutes 43 seconds for 2.5 miles and 12 minutes 19 seconds for 5 miles. This gave him a winning average speed of 23.345 mph.

Adam won the Dave Millar cup for the youth league, where he amassed a total score of 136 points across all the club's youth section events.

He also won the Kerr and McAuley cup for the road racing league, while his fourth trophy was the Sandy Spence cup for the road race at Glarryford.

The other youth section cup winners were Emma Gordon who won the Clarke's Tyres cup for the road race at Broughshane.

Craig Crawford (Dunclug College) won the Greer cup for the schools' championship mini stage race at Broughshane.

Aaron Swan and Steven Carruthers of Cambridge House won the Brian Russell Inter schools trophy at the mini stage race at Broughshane.

The complete youth section results were:

BAR (1) Adam Kerr 23.345 mph (2) Chris Surgeoner 7 minutes 21 seconds (2.5 miles) 13 minutes 28 seconds (5 miles) overall average 21.343 mph.

(3) Emma Gordon 8'.43” (2.5 miles) 15'.53” (5 miles) 18.048 mph.

(4) Lauren Carruthers 9.12 (2.5 miles) 18.44 (5 miles) 16.159 mph

Dave Millar cup youth league

(1) Adam Kerr 136 points (2) Emma Gordon 118 points (3) Chris Surgeoner 103 (4) Marc Moody 43 (5) Adam McCullough 34 (6) Josh Barr 24 (7) Lauren Carruthers 23 (8) Declan Kelly 18 (9) Stefan Wills 11 points.

Kerr and McAuley cup for youth road racing league.

(1) Adam Kerr 56 points (2) Emma Gordon 50 (3) Chris Surgeoner 25 (4) Josh Barr 24 (5) Marc Moody 19 (6) Adam McCullough 18 (7) Declan Kelly 9 (8) Lauren Carruthers 8 (9) Stefan Wills 6 points.