This weeks ACU News

This weeks ACU News
Saturday 01 September, 2012
The Sixth Round of the British Junior Supermoto Championship was held this weekend at Blyton Park Driving Centre. The Junior Championship is still being hotly contended with only fifty points separating the top four riders…..
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Monday 03 September, 2012
This Sunday September 9th the penultimate round of the 2012 Phoenix Tools Premier Motocross Championship takes place at Little Silver Moto Parc, Exeter which in a month’s time will play host to the final round of the Maxxis British Championship and because of this there are many wildcard entries all keen to try out the track. In the Expert Championship it’s the Apico Suzuki rider Jamie Skuse who leads the standings by 39 points from Luke Hill who will be out to close the deficit…..
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Monday 03 September, 2012
After last year’s very wet event this year the weather was kind and combined with the track preparation by the hard working members of the Halstead club the resulting racing was fast and furious…..
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Monday 03 September, 2012
It is with great sadness that the Donington Demons has been cancelled after spending many months preparing for the event. The original adult practice and Youth Championship went without a hitch which spurred us on to organise the WSBK main event in May…..
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Monday 03 September, 2012
Regs are now available for the  Kings of Speed meeting on the 16th September at Collier Street, Kent…..
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Monday 03 September, 2012
The British Motorcycle Federation and Auto Cycle Union have once again joined forces with The Mid Cornwall Premier Motorcycle Club to host the next two rounds of the 2012 ACU British Track Racing Championship at the East of England Showground at Peterborough. With reigning Champions Mark Cossar and Carl Blyth will be looking to continue from their winning start at the opening rounds and will be facing plenty of pressure from Matt Tyrrell and Mark Courtney and many others…..
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Tuesday 04 September, 2012
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Tuesday 04 September, 2012
The penultimate trial in the ACU Luscombe Suzuki Leeds Class A & B Trials Championship in Richmondshire on Sunday took the series almost into melt down when Ffestiniog contender Iwan Roberts won his second Class A event this season and closed up on runaway title chaser Jack Price…..
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Tuesday 04 September, 2012
Report by Gareth Bemister Images by Scott Pritchard Frittenden and District MCC had obviously worked very hard on the venue which would play host to the 2012 British Masters Championship. The circuit looked a picture, complete with painted white stakes, white line denoting the inside of the circuit and all the flags, banners and bunting that you would expect to see at a big Grasstrack meeting. Practice made it difficult to predict a winner as everyone looked fast on the super smooth, dust free….
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Tuesday 04 September, 2012
It is with great regret that following discussions between the ACU Track Racing Committee and the Pickering and District Motor Club that the Pre 75 British Grass Track Championship has been cancelled. The decision was due to the very small number of riders entered for the event, it would not be possible for the club to host a true British Championship on the 9th September at the standard they would wish to…..
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Tuesday 04 September, 2012
If you go down to the woods today…so the old song goes. And for anyone taking a stroll through Fron woods in North Wales on Saturday, they would have been surprised to stumble across over 20 OSET machines, with riders aged 4 – 9, taking full advantage of the first electric event to be staged by Llangollgen Club. ….
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Tuesday 04 September, 2012
After turning his back on the BSB paddock (….. for now) Dan Cooper the 25 year old former British 125 GP champion from Stroud returned to his roots. Dan started his short circuit career with NG Road Racing back in 2001, and after elevating himself through the club and National ranks he is now on the verge of making a real name for himself on the pure roads scene…..
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Wednesday 05 September, 2012
Words by: Dave Cornish Blyton Park, the former RAF bomber base hosted round six of the 2012 British Supermoto Championships over the recent bank holiday weekend and a first this season both race days were run in dry conditions. ….
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Wednesday 05 September, 2012
Words and Photography by Alistair Plant Paul Holmes held his nerve and put in an exhilarating performance to win the ACU British Quadcross Championship during Round Six at Dean Moor. Holmes was made to work for the two race wins as the under 21 class riders continued to make their mark on this year’s Championship. Hosted by Iveston and Satley MMC in conjunction with the NETT Quad Championship, the superb Dean Moor circuit provided perfect conditions in this penultimate round. ….
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Wednesday 05 September, 2012
The fourth round of the British Youth Nationals Series will take place at the Wooley Grange track near Durham on Saturday 8th and Sunday 9th September 2012…..
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Wednesday 05 September, 2012
The final round of the SMCA Open Series incorporating the SMCA Championship is taking place this weekend, 9th September, at Rusper. At the last count there were 23 sidecar entries and hopefully more by Sunday. The line up, comprising 17 teams who competed in the British Championship round Wakes Colne last weekend, includes Daniel & Joe Millard and Brett Wilkinson & Craig Parmenter. ….
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Wednesday 05 September, 2012
The Mel Harrison sidecar national trial on September 16 has had undergone very mild facelift. The twenty mile one lap course centred on Pateley Bridge takes in Cockhill Mines then the grassy slopes of old Scott trial section Watergate then dives down across the Nidderdale valley and up to Brimham Rocks then looping back to Fellbeck and Norman Shepherd’s Kinsgtone Farm…..
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Thursday 06 September, 2012
At the recent round of the FIM Enduro World Championship in Finland Manx stars Danny, Jamie McCanney and Alex Rockwell all produced great results to finish on the Podium. The Finnish round of the championship was to be the penultimate round of the Championship…..
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Friday 07 September, 2012
This Saturday evening will see Jitsie factory Beta Jack Sheppard take to our TV screens as he takes part in ITV’s primetime show Red or Black, as hosted by Ant and Dec. Sheppard teamed up with Dougie Lampkin to test their skills over a specially designed challenge on which the contestants would have to bet on the outcome. Filmed earlier this year, viewers will have to watch Saturday evening’s ITV1 show at 7.25pm to see which rider came out on top…..
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Friday 07 September, 2012
The annual Travers Trophy Trial has had a date change and will now clash head to head with the Peak Trial in North Derbyshire on September 30 with an entry closing date of September 24…..
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Friday 07 September, 2012
Race from as little as £900 per round! Entry to the 2013 season of the Triumph Triple Challenge (TCC) – the most competitive one-make motorcycle championship at national level – is now open to riders. Consisting of nine rounds, the TCC runs as part of the prestigious British Superbike (BSB) Championship series, and is a natural stepping stone for rising talent from both the UK and overseas. ….
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