Eeckhout wins Ipswich National Trophy

Kevin Eeckhout wins Ipswich National Trophy round, 2012

Fourth in the opening round, Oli Beckingsale went one better and took third in the second round of the National Trophy Series in Ipswich on Sunday, but there were lean pickings for the majority of the British riders on show.

A combination of atrocious weather and the previous day's European Championships had left the course at Chantry Park a quagmire in many places, and the foreign riders clearly dealt with the conditions better than their British rivals.

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