Podium finish for Slindon College in the International Greenpower Championship Finals

11th October 2017

Slindon’s Greenpower team achieved 2nd place in the Greenpower F24+ Championship at Rockingham speedway circuit in Corby at the weekend.  They were up against a field of 30 vehicles including the Jaguar/Landrover team.  Their vehicle “Lightening 1” was driven by Sixth former, Charlie Barton with the help of his chief mechanic and “pit man” Dominic Wilshere.

Paul Burbidge, Head of Greenpower at Slindon said “this is an outstanding result and truly reflects all the hard work, dedication and commitment of all our team members, pupils, staff and parents alike.  We have been participating in Greenpower events since it’s formation and have gone from strength to strength.  To achieve a podium finish in the international final is a great achievement for us”.