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Rockshocks Results

We've received the provisional results from theDiane Shield Memorial Rockshocks Classic Trial event organised by Cumberland County MC which are now on the Results page of this website. Diane of course was a very well known person not only in Cumbrian trials but throughout much of the northern trials fraternity and her passing last January after a...

Our man Rappers is the latest to feature

Here's something new for all to try, the Trials Australia Podcast. Simply Google Trials Australia Podcast and select the preferred podcast location on which it appears. It's on all major world wide podcasts. Having only discovered this Podcast site a few weeks ago, it can be confirmed that it is very special and great to listen to....

Dixon masters the quarry

Young Jack Dixon, riding dad Steve's 175 Whitehawk, was the master  at Threlkeld Quarry for the Bassenthwaite Club's Charity trial on Wednesday, August 4 where 38 riders tackled four laps of ten sections. He finished ahead of former top 35 British Championship motocrosser Jared Smith, making the trip over to Cumbria from the North East. Andrew Bingley The...

Brice’s Barrow Bonanza

EK's pictures are on the Gallery page. There was no holding Darren Brice when he notched up a clear cut win in the Barrow Club's popular Zeke Myers Trial on August 1, held on the superb piece of land at Torver Back Common. A strong entry of  54 starters enjoyed three laps of 15 sections set out by...

Barbon Back with a bang

Barbon hill climb, one of the premier speed hill climb tracks in the UK was back in action with bikes after a two year hiatus with the Westmorland Club organising a round of the National Hill Climb Championship. The event on Saturday July 31, attracted a healthy entry of 94 class rides (some riders had two machines),...

Winner First Time Out

There's a saying that with every new bike you get a box of cleans, well Nick Shield used his box completely on July 25 as he won first time out on his new TRS with a zero loss of marks at Cumberland County's Velocette Cup trial at Roughton Ghyll, Fellside near Caldbeck. This remote Cumbrian valley has...

Hot at Holmescales

Hot weather (that's a change) hit the heights at Holmescales on July 18  when the Lakes Grass Track Racing Club ran a  round of their GS Motorcycles sponsored series which attracted a huge entry of 70 riders. Aimed primarily at riders preferring an easier trial, only two riders, Stephen Dixon and Peter Blowers went clean through the...

Emma’s the star of Bowston

After several false starts, the Westmorland Club's round of the Wulfsport ACU Trial GB Championship round - the fourth this year - finally happened on July 11 with  72 starters and a decent spectator attendance out to enjoy the spectacle of a great day of action  from the UK's very best riders at Ghyll Farm, Bowston. A...

Sun shines on Bassenthwaite’s charity

A superb summer evening made Bassenthwaite's Wednesday evening  chaity trial a glorious place to be  at Glenridding on July 7 where a 39 strong entry of riders tackled three laps of 12 sections. [caption id="attachment_9126" align="alignnone" width="200"] Joel Gowan[/caption] Joel Gown proved to be the best performer on the main Clubman course , finishing some five marks ahead...

More from perfect Dean Moor

Report: Arran Murphy Pictures: Peter Bell The third and fourth rounds of the 2021 West Cumbria Motocross Club were held at the well prepared Dean Moor circuit and with the rain arriving early on in the day on Saturday the track turned out absolutely perfect for the days racing. First up as always were the Auto pilots and it...