The Toughsheet National Twinshock MX Championships are over for another season, and what a year it turned out
to be, with the full seven round series completed without a race being lost to the weather.
Report by Geoff Shuttleworth – Images courtesy of Tracey Allport, Geoff Griffiths, Andrew Syson and Julie Riley
It still amazes me that the championship has now been running since 1992, and that riders and old bikes are still out there looking to compete at the highest level. The 2017 series started with a full house of riders for Cumbria Twinshock at Polesworth on Easter Sunday, before moving to the [...]
The first round of the RORE/Dorset Enduro Winter warmer series kicked off on November 11th at Rogers Hill raceway with a charity event in remembrance of marine James Wright, a regular rider, whose daughter Lily dropped the flag for the champs class at 11:02 after two minutes silence.
Report by Emily Hall – Images courtesy of Andy Coombs BMX and MX Photography Dylan Baynton got the hole shot and led for most of the first lap, but unfortunately failed to finish due to mechanical problems. The overall winner of the championship class Todd Kellet set the fastest lap time of the whole event and secured himself the James Wright memorial trophy (made with thanks by Brad [...]
Torrential rain on Saturday killed the planned practice day at Bicton Farm and nearly put paid to the second round of the Fast Eddy Winter on Sunday but the brave and the foolhardy turned out to battle the weather and each other for two races at this popular venue near Shrewsbury in Shropshire.
Report and Images by Tim Tighe
Earlier in the week the course had been prepared to perfection with a new layout and new challenges. Unfortunately, all the hard work was undone by the unpredictable British weather. A very trimmed down course was used for the first race of the day that saw the youth riders in action but this was expanded to include the woodland section for the main [...]
The smells and sounds of the 2017 Minibike Supercross Championships resonated around the hall’s of the Dirt Bike Show at Stoneleigh with a record 148 entrants taking part in another hugely successful weekend for the Minibike Champs crew.
Images courtesy of Harry Lessman of Picturebike
As always the MBC pulled out all of the stops when creating the circuit, using a completely different layout to previous years and making it a longer lap.
An excellent entry for the 50cc Kids class meant there were two groups of young racers gunning for Supercross glory with the fastest 12 heading into the A class. After making an appearance at the Summer’s World [...]