The rain started to fall heavily on the track, but Tyco Suzuki’s Josh Brookes was the first to venture outside of the garage, followed by GBmoto’s Dan Linfoot and Buildbase BMW’s James Westmoreland.
Samsung Honda rider Ryuichi Kiyonari was next out of the pits, with Quelch BSD rider Jamie Poole making an appearance twenty minutes later.
No other rider in the championship went out on the Leicestershire circuit. Baiocco clocked the fastest time with a 2’08.068, followed by Linfoot who put in a 2’14.026. These were the only two rider’s who set a qualifying lap time.