Halstead’s Tombs battles to sixth place

LEWIS Tombs took his best result so far in the Red Bull Pro Nationals championships, finishing sixth overall at the Canada Heights circuit.

Riding on his John Banks Honda machine, the Halstead and District motocross star finished seventh and sixth in his two races.

Tombs now sits in the top 10 in the series standings of the Pro National MX2 Class, with five rounds raced.

n Entries for the Halstead club’s final meeting at Wakes Colne of the 2012 motocross season will be the Maxxis British Sidecar-cross championships on September 2.