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Licence reminder

Just a reminder that now is a good time to renew your ACU competition licence, which can be done on line through the ACU's website, www.acu.org.uk. If you are planning to use the same club as in 2021, it's dead easy, simply log in via your current licence number and follow the easy instructions. And even if you...

Red hot action from a cold Fell Green

With three classes challenging for honours, the action should have been red hot at the Bootle Club's Rockshock Classic Trials Championship round on Fell Green, Bootle on the last Sunday of November, but any red hot action was tempered by the weather which was bitterly cold with sleet followed by rain followed by sunshine which failed...

Miles with Diane’s Trophy

  Miles Jones with Nick Shield Back in August Paul Norman under the auspices of the Cumberland County MC held a round of the Rockshock Classic Trials Championship¬† which was formally called the Diane Shield Memorial Trial, in memory of Diane who lost a near two year battle with cancer back in January. Miles Jones was the outright...

Great night at Netherfield

Westmorland Club's pie, peas and drinks social night at Netherfield Cricket Club in Kendal went down very well with a large contingent of club members, supporters and friends who all enjoyed lots of chat and some even a challenging game of dominos. Organised by Kimberley Winder, the club's social and general secretary, it was the club's first...

Greenhead Trial entries are open

Cumberland County MCC finish their 2021 season on Sunday December 12 with a clubman trial at Greenhead where the nearest postcode is CA7 8HJ and which will be flagged from the B5299 Caldbeck to Uldale road. The trial will have just two courses, Clubman and Easy so should suit the vast majority of riders likely to enjoy...

Fell Side bounce back into action with a real classic.

Fell Side Auto Club are delighted to announce that, following extensive consultation with Forestry England, the 2022 Fell Side Auto Club Northern Classic Trial for cars and bikes will take place on the 19th February 2022. The classic event will starting and finish from the excellent Hopes Auction Mart in Wigton, from where the trial will cover...

Cold, brooding mountains host Memorial Trial

Now with Kitch pics in the Gallery   Under the brooding mountains of Birk Moss and Brae Fell runs the swiftly flowing stream known as Dale Beck in Roughton Gill, a location where the Cumberland County MCC have held trials under planning permission from the Lake District national park for more than 40 years. This event was their...

2022 World and Europen Trial dates released

The provisional dates for the 2022 World Trial GP events have recently been released by the FIM and, perhaps, incredibly, there is NO trial in either Spain or Great Britain. Whilst it's perhaps understandable why Britain does not have a round, for there not to be one in Spain is almost unbelievable, as it is seen as...

Last call for Rockshocks final round

The Bootle club are reminding potential riders that the entries for their Rockshocks Classic Championship round on November 28, close at 6pm on Saturday, November 20 and there's a 125 rider limit for the event. Whilst the entry list is not quite full at the time of posting this reminder, with just a few days left...