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Latest 3 entries now available.

Three clubs have the regulations and on-line entry facility now available via the ACU system and they are Cumberland County MCC with the Greenhead trial on December 12; Bootle are running on Fell Green on December 19 and Barrow have their annual Boxing Day trial at the Old Railway Line, Torver on December 26, so now...

ACU look to help new trials and enduro stars

In recent years, the ACU Trials & Enduro Committee has made the decision to change the emphasis for both the Trials and Enduro U23 Squads more to the form of direct financial support for rider development. This system has been a great success and will be continued for 2022. This support will be available to a...

TT ace joins winning grandson at Bassenthwaite

How many trials on the first Sunday of December can boast that their entry included a rider who has  10 Isle of Man TT wins and 4 World Championships  to his name and was among the 59 strong entry who tackled four laps of ten sections over remote Lake District fells. Well, it was in the Bassenthwaite...

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...