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Flattened flag forces failure

Kitch Pics have now been added to the Gallery. See if you are there!! Running over a flag costing him five marks made all the difference for Stephen Dixon as without that loss, he might have won the Barrow Club's multi-class trial at Ickenthwaite, deep in the heart of the Lake District on July 4. Might is the...

Showground show off by Westmorland

Westmorland MC's CCM Classic scramble over the final weekend of June showed off the sport at its very best with  a big attendance of both riders and spectators over the two days. With 20 races on Saturday and 27 on Sunday and following heavy rain on the Friday, the track stayed in prime condition throughout to provide...

A fine showing at Ghyll Farm

A fine turn out of more than 80 riders gathered at Ghyll Farm, Bowston for the recently reformed Sedbergh club's second trial of the year on June27. In overcast but mild conditions, the scores were very sensible over the three routes available and the club should go from strength to strength on the showing of their two...

A timely Reminder

The ACU are regularly warning riders of the affects that illegal riding has on events and the threats of their competition licences being withdrawn. The current joint operation by Gwent and Dyfed Powys Police has seen the Police stop four riders from Birmingham illegally riding in South Powys, following a court appearance they were fined £1760...

Borrowbeck stays dry

The heavy rain that was forecast didn't materialise so the Lakes GTRC's Borrowbeck trial just off the A6 Kendal to Shap road on June 20 enjoyed a fine day for the healthy entry of 63 riders where the sections were very sensible in the rocky becks. The results in full are on the Results Page of this...

Nostalgia Results

The Bultaco Revival Nostalgia Trial is Westmorland MC's big clubman event of the year and in past years has been very successful, so there was no reason to expect that the 2021 trial would be any different. It did prove to be very successful but not without its problems on the day. Unfortunately the trial suffered the...

Dean Moor back in action after two years

Report: Arran Murphy Bright skies and sun were the order of the weekend for the first club championship race at Dean Moor for nearly two years and a perfectly prepared circuit provided some close racing. First up were the Auto pilots and it was young Taylor Dodd sweeping all three races taking maximum points from Daniel Morris who...

A Chilli Welcome for Andrew

It's not so often that one of the UK's best riders travels into the Northern Centre to take part and on Sunday June 13 Andrew Chilton made his visit well worthwhile by taking victory in the Barrow Club's Henry Trial, at the Old Railway Line, Torver, a round of the Northern Centre Championship. On an overcast but...

Round Up of Roundthwaite

(More images in the Gallery) There was a very decent entry on a fine day at Roundthwaite on the last Sunday of May when over 80 riders parked overlooking the M6 motorway just south of the Tebay junction. Organised by the Lakes GTRC the 4 laps of 12 sections proved absolutely spot on following several more difficult events...

Three and Four wheels at Dean Moor

Report and pictures by Tracey Thacker The Iveston & Satley MX club hosted the first round of the ACU British sidecarcross championships of 2021 at Dean Moor MX park in Cumbria over the weekend of May 29/30. The weather was warm and sunny all day but unfortunatly due to issue with injuries there were only two races for...