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Back on the sand… Mablethorpe Sand Racing begins this weekend..

Back on the sand… Mablethorpe Sand Racing begins this weekend..

by adminOctober 12, 2018

The sands of the Mablethorpe Beach will be alive with the sounds of motorcycles again this weekend as the first meeting of the Mablethorpe Sand Racing club takes place on Sunday October the 14th.

Images courtesy of Dave Stewart Photography

Catering for all manor of motorcycles the events run every 2 weeks from here on in, and have been for the last 50 years, with many a motorcycling star taking part down the years.

Situated just 6 miles along the coast from Skegness, the club create an oval circuit of some 600 metres for each event and they are fun, friendly and accessible events whatever your ability or machine.

Signing on starts at 8am (or close to it depending on tide times) with the racing taking place aprox 2 hours later.  As a private club entries fees are low with your first meeting costing £50 which includes your membership with all of the following meetings being £35.   Riders get a 4 lap practice then 5 four lap races with Trophies for the top 3 in each class and then trophies for the overall’s at the end of the season. Food and hot drink’s are available at the events.

The full list of classes are:

Grasstrack Solo
Grasstrack Sidecars
Kids Classes ages 9 up
125cc Adult Motocross
250 2T Motocross
250 4T Motocross
Open over 250 Motocross
Road Bike upto 200cc
Road Bike 250cc to 400cc
Road Bike Unlimited

So don’t hibernate for the winter, take part in some unique Motorcycling history, and speed on at the sands of Mablethorpe.

For more info visit http://sand-race.co.uk/ or the clubs new facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/Mablethorpe-sandracing-club-1952113508391088/