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Two Day offer from Cumberland County

You can see from the poster above what Cumberland County are offering in June except to say that they tell us the entries are now open via the usual system on the ACU website www.acu.org.uk. This is always a cracking trial with a wide variation of excellent sections in this fairly remote part of the Northern Centre....

Glorious Lindale by Westmorland

Take a glorious April day, a grand 64 acres of hillside and 60 riders on trials bikes and there's a perfect recipe for a good day of bike sport. That's what the Westmorland Club mixed up last Sunday, April 10, for the club's first Clubman Easy trial of the year which was held on the club's own...

Fancy that Inchperfect job?

Inch Perfect Trials is on the hunt for a number of enthusiastic instructors to take out groups of riders on their experience days.  The ideal candidates will be outgoing, energetic and approachable with a high standard of riding in off-road disciplines (enduro, motocross or trials).  Training day are Thursday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday and can be...

Haresceugh Hosts Braithwaite’s win

Cumberland County's venue at Haresceugh below Hartside summit has not been used for a while so the venue proved an attraction to just over 40 riders on the first Sunday of April for one of the club's popular fairly easy trials over a sensible clubman course and an easier route for a dozen or so riders. Former...

Graythwaite spells a tough one this time

Northern Centre championship trials can be relatively low scoring events much of the time, but occasionally a tough one proves the opposite, and that was certainly the case with the Barrow Club's D.R.Burrow trial held in Graythwaite Forest on the last Sunday of March. The forest has been heavily felled in recent years and has also lost...

Spring Sun hits the Fell

With sun striking the  bronzed, bracken covered land at Fell Green, 40 riders took part in the Gowan Construction multiclass trial where James Postlethwaite and Craig Seward both lost the same number of marks over the hard course, Possy getting the nod with the greater number of cleans in his loss of 9 over Sewey. Steve...

Bricey Found(er) clean sheet

The steep, bracken covered hillside to the west of Back O'Fell road, Lindale, was the venue for the Barrow Club's Founder Members Trial on Sunday, March 13 where Darren Brice debuted the first of an occasional ride on an EM to win the hard course with a clean sheet. Bricey is quite obviously a class act and...

Greeves Champs star at the Showground

Information is already coming in for events in April, so here's the latest from Westmorland and Cumberland County. Following on from the incredibly successful Milnthorpe Cup Trial, round 3 of the ACU S3 Series Championship, the Westmorland club hit the opposite end of the scale with the Clubman Easy trial on April 10 at Lindale where it...

Zero man tops S3 Clubman class

Major national trials are frequently months in the planning and that was again the case for the Westmorland Club's Milnthorpe Trial, round 3 of the ACU S3 Championship for Expert, Clubman and Over 40 Clubman riders. And it was two riders in the upper age group who succeeded over the rest of the 144 starters with Dan...

What’s On In March

There has not been any observation trials events over the past two weeks (apart from Fellside Auto's classic long distance event), but now, in March, with the weather hopefully set to improve, there's a trial every Sunday. Westmorland begin with the Milnthorpe Cup on March 6 which is round 3 of the ACU S3 Championship series and...