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Latest News Articles: October 2017 News

 


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ACU Events Issue Revised Provisional Calendar for 2018 Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship
Friday October 20, 2017
Due to the Press Release issued by Youthstream on the 11th October announcing a change to the FIM World Championship for the Spanish GP on the 24/25 March.
2018 Be Wiser Hawkstone International – 11th February
Thursday October 19, 2017
HIMX are now in a position to release the date of the 11th February for the 2018 Be Wiser Hawkstone International. The organisers have released the date early again to avoid clashing with the other major Internationals and also before the usual early....
MX Nationals Leaves ACU for 2018
Thursday October 19, 2017
The ACU Motocross Department regretfully announces that Michelin MX Nationals will not be running under the ACU for 2018. 
Wednesday October 18, 2017
Having revisited the proposal to offer H&H X/C competitors the opportunity to inspect the course before riding at their last meeting the ACU Trials and Enduro Committee confirm that the following wording will be included under “Course&....
ACU Introduce Elite Youth Class to the RT Keedwell British Trials Championship for 2018
Wednesday October 18, 2017
The ACU’s Trials and Enduro Committee are pleased to confirm that for 2018 there will be an Elite Youth class in the R.T.Keedwell sponsored British Trials Championship series, for which riders will need to apply to the committee for acceptance.
Wednesday October 18, 2017
Jamie Lewis made the trip to Gelnica in Slovakia for the 2017 European Enduro Championship final round. The event was not far from Kosice the venue of the 2015 ISDE. 
Todd Kellett claims second consecutive HydroGarden Weston Beach Race
Sunday October 15, 2017
The HydroGarden Weston Beach Race 2017, which attracted over 70,000 people to Weston-Super-Mare over the course of the weekend for the 35th running of the event, saw an outstanding weekend of racing that concluded with local-lad Todd Kellett earning ....
Murphy scores back-to-back quad solo win at HydroGarden Weston Beach Race
Saturday October 14, 2017
The HydroGarden Weston Beach Race enjoyed an outstanding day of racing in Weston-Super-Mare today (October 14) where Stefan Murphy took the honours in the RPG Racing Quad Solo category, while Louis Vincent, Josh Greedy, Sam Nunn, Davis/Ferguson enjoy....
Primary School Students enjoy day out at HydroGarden Weston Beach Race
Friday October 13, 2017
Students from Gillingstool primary school enjoyed a special visit to the HydroGarden Weston Beach Race site today ahead of this year’s event, which takes place this weekend in Weston-Super-Mare. 
Honda (UK) supports the 2017 HydroGarden Weston Beach Race
Friday October 13, 2017
RHL Activities is pleased to announce that Honda (UK) will support the 2017 HydroGarden Weston Beach Race, which takes place on October 13-15.
Thursday October 12, 2017
The day started with McLernon leading Holmes by just one point, so the Championship looked set to go to the wire! But third was all to be played for!!
KTM UK Supports HydroGarden Weston Beach Race
Wednesday October 11, 2017
KTM UK is once again partnering RHL Activities with support for the HydroGarden Weston Beach Race, which takes place on October 13-15, and this year some of the staff based at the KTM UK HQ in Silverstone will line-up to compete for the very first ti....
Moddey Dhoo Donates £1860.00 to Southern 100 Supporters Club
Tuesday October 10, 2017
Peel based Moddey Dhoo Motorcycle Club recently presented the organisers of the Southern 100 Supporters Club with a cheque for £1860.00 to go towards the safety equipment which is required to be kept up to date at the races held on the Billown ....
Guy Martin and David Knight Team Up to Compete Quad Class at Hydrogarden Weston Beach Race
Tuesday October 10, 2017
It’s been a fairly last minute decision, but it has been confirmed that motorcycle legends David Knight MBE and Guy Martin will team up to compete in the two-man quad class in addition to the solo category at the HydroGarden Weston Beach Race, ....
Wilkinson and Chamberlain take Victory at Finale as Brown and Millard Claim the Title
Tuesday October 10, 2017
The final round of the 2017 Maxxis British Sidecarcross championships took place last weekend at Canada Heights, near Swanley, hosted by the Sidcup & District MCC. The track preparation and presentation was excellent, the weather was warm and dry....
Hodgson and Todd best Brits at marvellous Mettet
Tuesday October 10, 2017
Motorsport is full of iconic venues and events, The Isle of Man TT, Paris Dakar, The Citadel at Namur, Le Mans, Nurburgring and for Supermoto it is undoubtedly Mettet. A quiet town of some 11,000 souls nestling in the gentle Belgium countryside about....
ACU Events release Provisional Calendar for 2018 Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship
Tuesday October 10, 2017
Following the release of the Provisional FIM calendar for the 2018 World Motocross Championship, ACU Events have worked on producing a Provisional calendar for the 2018 season.
Tuesday October 10, 2017
The final round of the 2017 British Motorcycle Racing Club’s season took place in changing conditions around the Snetterton 300 circuit this weekend, and with nothing to split the MRO 600 championship protagonists of David Tinkler and Adam Hart....
Godfrey’s Triumphant Return to Darley
Tuesday October 10, 2017
The curtain fell on the Darley Moor Motor Cycle Club’s 2017 season last weekend, 7th – 8th October, the seven round championship crowning the final eight champions and finding the new ‘Star’ of Darley Moor, at the Motor Sport ....
Four Consecutive ‘Anglesey Grands’ for Adam Jenkinson
Tuesday October 10, 2017
The Wirral Hundred club’s final race meeting of the year on 8th & 9th October marked the 25th anniversary of the Club’s first meeting at Anglesey, and incorporated its now iconic ‘Anglesey Grand’ run over two 12-lap legs o....
Track Build Well Underway at Hydrogarden Weston Beach Race
Tuesday October 10, 2017
It’s the final build-up to the 35th running of the HydroGarden Weston Beach Race, and the mammoth dunes are being prepared for the maddest, baddest and most bonkers off-road event in Britain, which takes place this weekend on October 13-15 in W....
Hat trick for Nicholls as Benstead claims 2017 title.
Tuesday October 10, 2017
The final round of the Bickers Lifting Eastern Motocross championships were held at Cadders Hill, Lyng, in Norfolk on Sunday. Rain on Saturday evening saw the tough circuit in excellent condition for racing. In the premier class, the expert graded ri....
Monday October 9, 2017
Unfortunately, Mansfield Maun have informed us that their round of the ACU Acklams Beta Ladies and Girls Trials Championship at Bracken Rocks on Sunday 15 October has been cancelled.  There will not be a replacement round
Judd Racing announced as title sponsors of the ACU British Youth Motocross Championship
Monday October 9, 2017
RHL Activities is pleased to announce that Judd Racing will become the title sponsor of the official ACU British Youth Motocross Championship for 2018.
Trials and Enduro National Clerk of the Course Seminars
Monday October 9, 2017
The ACU will be hosting Seminars for National Trials and Enduro Clerks of the Course during December at ACU House, Wood Street, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21 2YX. This course is for applicants and officials looking to renew their existing National licenc....
Walker Back to Winning Ways and Ready For Hydrogarden Weston Beach Race
Friday October 6, 2017
Tough is a word associated with Jonny Walker. A hard enduro expert coming back from a challenging time with his racing, his incredible wizard-like ability on a bike comprised with the will to win has transformed the Cumbrian rider into one of the wor....
Thursday October 5, 2017
Northampton Motorcyclists Club host the final round of the 2017 SMC Championships at Long Buckby on October 15th. We are running the usual classes for Expert, Junior, Under 40, Premier Over 40, Elite Over 50, and Super Over 60 and 2 stroke.
RHL Activities working with local school for the 2017 HydroGarden Weston Beach Race
Thursday October 5, 2017
RHL Activities is pleased to announce that it is working closely with Gillingstool Primary School, which is based close to the HydroGarden Weston Beach Race that takes place on 13-15 October 2017.
RT Keedwell ACU British Trials Championship – Final Round Report
Thursday October 5, 2017
The final two rounds of the R T Keedwell sponsored ACU British Trials Championships took place last weekend. The venue was the Bob MacGregor Trials Academy just south of Glasgow.
WD-40 Trials Arena Announced At HydroGarden Weston Beach Race
Wednesday October 4, 2017
RHL Activities is pleased to announce that specialist lubricants manufacturer WD-40 has partnered the HydroGarden Weston Beach Race, which takes place on October 13-15, for the second year running.
Team GB fade after strong start at Supermoto of Nations
Wednesday October 4, 2017
Beautiful sunny weather and a large crowd of over 7000 saw the twelfth running of the Supermoto of Nations bring teams from all over the globe to compete for the Francesco Zerbi trophy. In a sport where individuals shine this is a rare opportunity fo....
Wednesday October 4, 2017
The final round of the Bickers Lifting sponsored Eastern Motocross Championships takes place at Cadders Hill, Lyng, Norfolk on Sunday 8th October, hosted by the Norwich Vikings club.
Maxxis ACU British Sidecar Cross Heads to Canada Heights for the Final Round
Tuesday October 3, 2017
The final round of the 2017 Maxxis British Sidecarcross championships and Cromwell Trucks British Quad championships will be hosted this weekend by the Sidcup MCC at their Canada Heights circuit near Swanley in Kent.
Season Finale and Stars at Darley
Tuesday October 3, 2017
This forthcoming weekend, Saturday 7th – Sunday 8th October 2017, will see the traditional end of season finale at the Darley Moor Motor Sports Centre, near Ashbourne (DE6 2ET), when the Darley Moor Motor Cycle Road Race Club hosts the Stars at....
British Quad Cross Championship heads to Canada Heights this Sunday for the finale
Tuesday October 3, 2017
The final round of the ACU British Quad Championship will take place at Canada Heights on Sunday 8th October and is kindly supported By Kerry Marven local Yamaha Dealer, ‘Quad bikes R us’
4X4 Quad Favourite Atkins Invites GNCC Champion Buckhannon to Hydrogarden Weston Beach Race
Tuesday October 3, 2017
Three-time HydroGarden Weston Beach Race 4x4 quad class winner Steve Atkins has arranged to bring ATV star Bryan Buckhannon from the USA to line-up in the ultra-tough, three-hour quad race to compete in the 4x4 category as part of this year’s e....
Tuesday October 3, 2017
The final round of the 2017 season for Preston and District MCC is rapidly approaching, giving riders one last chance of the year to take on the mighty twists and turns of Three Sisters circuit.
Anstie Rules the World as Team GB Claim Bronze at the MXoN
Monday October 2, 2017
The natural arena of Matterley Basin near Winchester provided the perfect scenery as the biggest event in the Motocross calendar return to the UK for the first time since 2008 and eleven years after the Motocross of Nations took place at Matterley Ba....

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