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Big turn-out at Holmscales

The largest entry for a club trial since the beginning of Covid was attracted to Holmscales Quarry for the Lakes GTRC event on January 9 with 119 riders signed on to take part in this event over four laps of 12 sections on a winter's day that was dull but mercifully not too cold. The identical twin...

Tom’s Turner Trial Triumph

Round 3 of the 2022 Northern Centre Trials Championship was the Turner Trophy trial hosted by the Bassenthwaite Club on the wild and woolly Uldale Fells near Caldbeck where 77 riders had entered for four laps of the testing moorland course of ten sections. Riders were definitely looking weary by the time they reached the final section...

World venue for New Year

Nord Vue at Armathwaite may well have been a venue for World Championship trials, but it's also perfect for a club trial which is where the Cumberland County Club held their New Year's Day event. The trial attracted a very healthy entry of 54 riders over a Clubman and a Clubman Easy course where David Braithwaite and...

Barrow’s Boxing Bonanza

A light dusting of snow greeted the 58 riders who turned up for the Barrow Club's Boxing Day Trial at The Old Railway Line, Torver for four laps of ten slippery and tricky sections over a fairly hard green course and a clubman route that also included a dead easy version for a small number of...

Insurance costs force entry fee rise

It should come as no surprise that the insurance costs clubs face to run their events will be increasing in 2022 and the ACU have released a document to all clubs and centres detailing the reasons for the increased costs which we repeat here in case riders and officials haven't yet picked this up from their...

Bootle battle at Fell Green

The popular Fell Green venue for the Bootle SC was again utilised for the club's last trial of the year on a cold day and attracted a very good entry of 50 riders. Jake Gowan puts in a lot of work to provide a variety of sections, but kept the number down to just nine this time...

Kickstart 2022 at Nord Vue.

No sooner has one year finished than another starts, with barely a break in between. So this is to announce that Cumberland County kick off 2022 with their annual New Year's Day trial on January 1 (of course) with a 12 noon start at Nord Vue Farm, Blaze Fell, Armathwaite, Carlisle, CA4 9TN. The venue will...

Gaskell back to winning ways

Stuart Gaskell was back in action after a couple of months following a minor operation and took his Yamaha to victory in the Cumberland County Club's Greenhead trial on December 12. In an easy trial aimed at Clubmen, Gaskell lost just one mark whilst Stuart Mowbray was second on 4 and Trevor Fawkes was another mark adrift. Alan...

All the big dates for 2022

The ACU have just released the championship and national trials  and enduro dates for 2022. Click on the respective links to download them . 2022-Trials-Dates-Block-8-12-21 2022-ENDURO-DATES-BLOCK-712-21...