All about Bubb! 2019 All British Motocross – Race Report and Results
The All British Motocross Championship made its annual pilgrimage to the fabulous Maismore venue at the weekend and once again the hosting club Severn Valley SSC put on a great event.
Images courtesy of Oakley/Williams Photography
There was a huge amount of talent on show in all of the youth classes and certainly in the Autos with the little rippers putting on an epic show. Junior Carroll-Stone came to the fore with 4 moto victories and the title, with second-placed Charlie Mitchell being the other race winner. James Gittins-Jones rode superbly for third.
Ollie Bubb was on fire in the Junior 65’s group going through the card with 5 moto wins from 5 and the [...]
The Cornish Crusade! Acerbis Amateur Nationals Round 5 – Preview
The Acerbis Amateur Nationals trek down South to the superb Landrake circuit on the Cornish border for the fifth round of the championship.
Images courtesy of Matthew Rudd Photography
In the 125’s Dylan Spencer is on a 14 race unbeaten run and will look to continue that domination and extend his lead when he travels down south this weekend. James Handscomb has been developing as the season has progressed and he is one racer who will keep Spencer on his toes.
Denny Rapson is in control of the 25o 2 Stroke championship with a 50 point lead over Adam Harris who was on fire at Sherwood. Bradley Wheeler, James Lassu and Chris Nuttal are all capable of making a [...]
Incredible podium finish for Team GB at 2019 FIM Junior Motocross World Championship – Team Report
Team Great Britain were proud to stand on the podium at the weekend (July 13 & 14) in Trentino, Italy as the 15-strong rider line-up battled competitors from 32 other countries to bring home third overall for their country. Team GB also won the Ride Green Cup for its environmental efforts over the weekend.
Pictures by RHL Activites
Saturday’s practice and qualifying saw the entire team put their hearts and determination into every session at the hardpack Italian track to qualify for their country. In the 65cc class Charlie Richmond, Reece Jones and Ashton Boughen qualified for the Sunday’s motos, although teammates Archie Jay Girdham and Brandon Buckley just missed [...]
Billy Mac’s down and out of Maxxis comeback – Pre injury Interview!
The return of former MXGP star Billy Mackenzie to competitive Motocross onboard his Honda 500 has captured the excitement of many, and even more so when he announced last week that he would be taking part in this weekend’s Maxxis British Championships round at Hawkstone Park.
Feature courtesy of Dave Rich
Unfortunately yesterday those plans came to a grinding half as he crashed out in a practice accident breaking 5 vertebrae and suffering broken ribs. We wish the Billy a speedy recovery.
The day before his crash Jeff Perrett caught up with the legendary Scottish racer on his future and thoughts leading up to this weekends Maxxis appearance, which makes it [...]
Drama at Drayton! British Womens Motocross Championships Round 5 – Race Report and Results
Round 5 of the BWMA Westermans International British Womens Motocross Championship headed to Market Drayton and the Ollerton circuit for another drama-filled round of Womens Motocross action. This is the first round after the qualification and separation of the Adult class into the Pro-Ladies Championship where the top 10 girls in the country qualified on their results over the first 4 rounds with the remainder going into the National Championship.
Report and Images by Howard Marriott
The first upset of the day was current championship runaway leader Redline Hondas Chelsea Gowland losing her perfect season after picking up a puncture on the first lap of practice leaving [...]
Awesome Astbury! Toughsheet National Twinshock Championships Round 4 – Race Report and Results
The rearranged fourth round of the Toughsheet National Twinshock championships, took place at Astbury last weekend hosted by the Lancashire Twinshock Club, and supported by JAG Electrical (James Grieve). And the club should be applauded for rearranging, and having found a little twinshock gem of a track, as the 140 riders all thought the venue was superb, after extensive watering made it grippy and very fast, and the club ran a very enjoyable and slickly run 21 race meeting in the sunshine.
Report by Geoff Shuttleworth – Images courtesy of Andrew Fairclough Photography
The event also incorporated the Frank Mercer Memorial, in memory of Dougi and Johns father who [...]
Nicholls reaches the Heights at Nationals return! Michelin MX Nationals Round 4 – Race Report and Results
The Michelin MX Nationals travelled to the Garden of England, the county of Kent, and the superb Canada Heights venue for round 4 of the Championship at the weekend.
Images courtesy of X-Cast Media
As always the circuit was excellently prepped for the two-day moto onslaught that the MX Nationals brings with it, and with the weather fantastic throughout, the scene was set for another epic weekend of championship racing.
Injury has been the main topic of conversation in the Pro MX1 class with a whole heap of the main contenders succumbing in various guises throughout the season.
Series leader Harri Kullas showed up in a damage limitation exercise only three [...]
Double dose of Pickering power at Dean Moor! West Cumbria MXC Club Championships Round 4 and 5 – Race Report and Results
It was up north where the action was happening at the always picturesque Dean Moor circuit near Workington for rounds 4 and 5 of the 2019 West Cumbria MX club championship.
Report by Arran Murphy – Images courtesy of Peter Bell Photography
As always the Autos were up first and Jude Richards took the first maximum of the weekend taking all three wins from second placed Kyle Graham. Ricky Barrack finished the day in third spot.
In the Junior 65 category, Finley Pickering took his Yamaha to three wins and the biggest trophy for his trophy cabinet leaving Finley Easton to settle for runner up this time around. Third went to Corey Hull.
It was Thomas [...]