Blackbourn scoops British Masters sidecar title - again

Colin and Carl celebrate.
Colin and Carl celebrate.

Colin Blackbourn has scooped the Auto-Cycle-Union (ACU) Grasstrack British Masters 2015 1000cc title.

Blackbourn, and passenger Carl Pugh, were victorious at the championships held in Wimborne, Dorset.

The Friskney rider is a member of the Wainfleet & District Sporting Motorcycle Club.

Colin also won this prestigious event in 2007 with passenger Paul Whitelam jnr.

He is only the third person from Lincolnshire to win this event.

Colin is the son of Reg Blackbourn, Wainfleet Club Chairman and ex- 1000cc sidecar rider.

This is just the latest in a long line of Colin’s successes in this competition.

As well as his two victories, he finished second in 2000 and 2009.

He also claimed top 10 finishes in 1997, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2003, 2005, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013 and 2014.

Colin has also won the Wainfleet’s Clubs, International Lincolnshire Poacher four times.