The UIM International Ordinary GT15 Tonsberg Batrace was won by Adam Wrenkler from Sweden with Harvey in second overall. The podium celebrations in front of the Tonsberg Quality Hotel with UIM President, Raffaele Chiulli. Harvey takes home silverware from Norway.
M Harvey starting third on the grid, finished the weekend with a second place in the the 3rd heat of the GT15 Tonsberg Batrace. 2 seconds and the third place yesterday, ensure that he will proudly stand on the podium this evening. Photo: Chris Davies
After being disqualified from Heat 2 of the GT15 Tonsberg Batrace, Harvey lodged a protest. Harvey told me this morning: ‘The Jury agreed with my protest on safety grounds and reinstated me to third position in the second heat’. He explained; ‘Although I hit 2 turn buoys and dislodged them, I had no other choice,Read more about Harvey wins protest[…]
Harvey was disqualified from Heat 2, while Adam Wrenkler took his second win of the day. To avoid hitting anyone he took avoiding action and ended up between the buoys. Tomorrow is another day.
Harvey piled the pressure on pole-sitter and 2017 UIM GT15 World Champion Adam Wrenkler during the first heat of the Tonsberg Batrace this morning. Wrenkler finally succumbed to that pressure when he spun out at the bottom of the course, Harvey gained precious ground and just when it was looking like he could take hisRead more about Second in Tonsberg Heat 1[…]
Harvey will compete in 2 UIM International Ordinary GT15 heats today in Norway and they will both be professionally streamed by the Tonsberg Batrace organisers. The Live Stream can be found on the event’s Facebook page here. Heat 1 is expected to start at 10.00 BST, (11.00 CET) and Heat 2 at 15.30 BST, (16.30 CET).Read more about GT15 – Live streaming from Norway[…]
This weekend, Harvey will be racing in Tønsberg, Norway and competing in an UIM International Ordinary GT 15 race. Last year at the same event, Harvey blew the competition away with 3 heat wins and proudly flew the Union Flag at an amazing and emotional, if not rain soaked podium presentation. Powerboat Racing World reportedRead more about Tønsberg Test[…]
Harvey took a hat-trick of heat wins and won the GT15 Powerboat GP Chasewater Grand Prix this weekend. It was an impressive performance particularly as his Championship rival George Elmore kept the pressure on with 3 second places. Harvey extended his Championship lead to 15 points with 2 rounds to go. Heat 3 1st) Harvey SmithRead more about Harvey’s Hat-trick[…]
It certainly was a good Saturday for Harvey at Chasewater! 2 heat wins today have given him the edge over his nearest championship rival George Elmore. With one more heat to race tomorrow, Harvey is in a strong position to win the GT15 Powerboat GP Chasewater Grand Prix and increase his lead in the 2017 British Championship. HeatRead more about 2 Saturday heat wins at Chasewater[…]
The 2017 GT15 Powerboat GP National Championship is heating up at Chasewater this weekend. After missing out on pole position to closest championship rival George Elmore, Harvey made amends this afternoon by winning the first of 3 heats scheduled for this event. Heat 1 1st) Harvey Smith – 06.40.44 2nd) George Elmore – 06.42.09Read more about Heat 1 win for Harvey – Powerboat GP Chasewater Grand Prix[…]