Kriega, the specialist motorcycle pack and luggage manufacturer, based in Chester, has again pledged support to the ACU GB ISDE team. Kriega will supply each of the riders with its ‘Hydro 3’ three-litre hydration pack, an ‘R8’ enduro waistpack and an ‘MX USSkins’ helmet cover. This is the fifth year Kriega has supported the team…..
Rygor Commercials, the UK’s largest Mercedes Benz commercial dealership, with centres in Wiltshire, Berkshire, Oxfordshire, Gloucestershire and London have confirmed their continued support for the ACU GB ISDE Team. Rygor Commercials will be providing vehicles to transport motorcycles and team equipment to the International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) being held in Germany during the week of September 24-29. Rygor Commercials have been valued supporters of the ACU British team since 2005…..
MXCP is an ACU Training Centre based in the South East of England who specialise in Motocross training for young people aged between 7-17. Their purpose built track is tailored to suit a complete beginner to an experienced racer and have the latest Suzuki machinery to suit all abilities. Everything is included bike & kit hire, track hire, and professional coaching from their qualified ACU coaches. ….
The ACU Track Racing Committee is pleased to announce that this year’s British Pre 75 Upright Championship will be hosted by the Danebury MCC on the 21st October. Following the unfortunate cancellation of the Pickering event earlier this month the ACU have been in discussions with a number of possible organisers about rearranging the event. The Danebury event will take place at The Dairy, Lower Manor Farm, Stockbridge; the first race will start at 11.30am. Supplementary regulations will be….
The Horsforth Motor Club managed to stage two major trials championship over the weekend at Parkwood Offroad Centre at Tong where the Youth Class C and D and the Ladies and Girls championship were decided. On Saturday forty three youngsters, girls and boys, took part in the final event in the Luscombe Suzuki Leeds Trials UK sponsored British youth championship…..
On Sunday the Club replanned many parts of the course in readiness for the final event in the British Ladies and Girls Championship. Isle of Wight multi champion Becky Cook won the day for Beta UK in what was a final section effort from Emma Bristow. Class A was dominated by Nikita Smith Silsden’s Danielle Whitham did not compete due to an injury. Hannah Richardson took the Class B championship but Bristol teenager Victoria Payne ruled at Tong on Sunday beating the Richmond girl by three p….
8th September – Three Sisters Both triumph and disappointment were apparent for reigning champion and Classics stalwart Tony Benson (67) as the day progressed, and the return of Hambleton’s Mark Butterworth (2) was certain to shake things up a little. Benson set out full of good intentions, but niggling problems with the K4 Honda made for an eventful day…..
Sorrymate.com-Hottrax Motorsport 2012 Round Seven at Cadwell Park, Lincolnshire on 15th and 16th September 2012 – ACU/Sorrymate.com National and Clubman Endurance with Fuchs Silkolene, MICHELIN Power Cup, Parkitt MotoGrande 600 and SBK City MotoGrande 1000, Parkitt Modern Classics/Street Triple Cup/Maxitwin Ducati + Ducati Desmos – Race Report – words by Alfonso Lygo ….
Robin and Sam Luscombe took another major step towards winning their fourteenth British sidecar trials championship. The Cullingworth father and son combination got their Beta outfit round the Pateley Bridge trials course into a close and secure second place behind Bristol former champions Jon Tuck and Matt Sparkes and that puts a theoretical twenty two clear of the field with just the Peak Trial to run next month…..
The grand finale of the Trials UK OSET Cup hosted by Horsforth DMC was a real nail biter! With only two championship points separating E-Class hard route riders, Dominic Horne, Lewis Hurdsman and Harry Hemingway at the start of the event – the result could not have been closer. The boys, all aged 6, played to their strengths taking individual wins across different sections…..
The Jersey Two Day Moto-x is being held on 6th/7th October at Sorel Point, St John. The most picturesque track in the UK which overlooks the North Coast with views to France and the other Channel Islands…..
Chilly, but more importantly clear blue skies and sunshine greeted everyone at the start of the 62nd Steve Henshaw International Gold Cup Road Races at Oliver’s Mount, Scarborough on Saturday morning 15th September, 2012…..
Conditions were somewhat cooler for the start of the second day’s activities at the 62nd Steve Henshaw International Gold Cup Road Races when practice and qualifying got under way at 9.30am on Sunday 16th September…..
Following concerns raised by organisers regarding riders entering on 144cc machines for which there is at present no capacity class , it was agreed that with effect from the 1st January 2013 these machines would be included in the E2 class….
Final preparations are being made for the 5th round of the 2012 EMG/Eastern Centre Solo Enduro Championship to be staged at Oaklands Farm Chappel Essex on Sunday 23rd September. The organisers Sudbury Motor Cycle Club have arranged for a working party on the Saturday to lay out the course and they intend to include some new and additional pieces to be added to the overall course…..
The penultimate round of the Darley Moor Motor Cycle Road Race Club Championship, on Sunday 16th September, had an additional sparkle last weekend with several National Superstock and Grand Prix stars mixing it with the regular competitors. Team Green Kawasaki/G&S Racing competitor Jonathon Howarth and Buildbase BMW rider Lee Jackson were getting in some additional practice in readiness for the forthcoming ‘Stars at Darley’ meeting on 7th October 2012. Former Sidecar World Champi….
The ISDE has started to get into gear here in Germany . The event is based at the famous Sachsenring race circuit, near Chemnitz . The circuit, home to FI and World Championship M/Cycle events, and the impressive infrastructure of such a venue is excellent. The UK Teams consisting of ACU Trophy and Junior Trophy teams plus the 5 ACU Clubs teams in the form of Army, Wales, IOM , Witley, St Georges have all arrived safely and set about preparation and Special Test walking. Some Special tests are….