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Latest News Articles: November 2017 News

 


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Rules allow 250cc Two and Four-stroke machines in British Under 21 Championship
Thursday November 30, 2017
RHL Activities are pleased to announce that following dialogue with the ACU Motocross Committee who have agreed that 250cc two-stroke and 250cc four-stroke machines will be allowed to compete together in all ACU events with the exception of the Maxxi....
Increased Body Protection for 2018 onwards at ACU Motocross Events
Wednesday November 29, 2017
As riders prepare for the 2018 season the ACU Motocross Committee would like to make all riders aware of a change to the Motocross Standing Regulations regarding Body Protection for the 2018 season and beyond.
Go VIP at Sheffield 2018
Monday November 27, 2017
Saturday 6th January 2018 will see the indoor season kick off with the first event of the new year taking place in the city of Sheffield, when the long established and highly applauded event will welcome the planet's best riders back to the famous Yo....
ACU Announce Changes for 2018 in MX Capacity Classes for Adult Competition
Monday November 27, 2017
With the 2018 season approaching the ACU Motocross Committee can now confirm that Machine Capacities will be changing for the forthcoming season. The ACU Motocross Committee have been in consultation with multiple parties over the potential introduct....
Blaxhall set to host Bumper Maxxis Championship Round on May 6th 2018
Friday November 24, 2017
After recently being announced as the Maxxis British ‘Organiser of the Year’ for the second year running in 2017, Woodbridge DMCC are pleased to announce that they have signed an agreement with Championship promoters, ACU Events that will....
Stepping up the Changes at the Maxxis ACU British Championship
Friday November 24, 2017
A series of innovative changes will result in a box-fresh 2018 Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship supported by Pro Clean.
RHL Activities confirm 2018 Calendar for the Judd British Youth National Championship
Friday November 24, 2017
RHL Activities is pleased to announce the calendar for the 2018 Judd British Youth National Championship.
Culham British Motocross Championship Festival
Thursday November 23, 2017
RHL Activities is pleased to announce that with the support from the ACU the 2018 Judd British Youth National Championship season will kick off as part of the very first British Motocross Championship Festival weekend at Culham MX Park in Oxfordshire....
TrialGP Great Britain To Be Hosted at Iconic Venue
Tuesday November 21, 2017
Trial is truly coming home with the recently confirmed 2018 FIM Trial World Championship calendar (click here for the full calendar) revealing that TrialGP Great Britain 1st - 2nd September - that will include both Men's and Women's classes....
McCanney Claims BEC Final Round Victory as Freeman Takes Title
Tuesday November 21, 2017
Sunday 19 November saw Diss MCC run the seventh and final round of the ACU BEC for 2017 with a full house of 200 riders ready to face the final BEC challenge for 2017.
Calendar & Tracks confirmed for the 2018 RHL Premier MX
Tuesday November 21, 2017
RHL Activities is pleased to announce the confirmed calendar for the 2018 season for the RHL Premier MX Regional Championship.
British Speedway Announce Major Moves
Monday November 20, 2017
British Speedway’s top two leagues have agreed set race days in a bid to cut out fixture clashes and allow greater rider availability.
ACU Insurance Costs remain static for 2018
Friday November 17, 2017
Discussions have taken place with Insurers over the last few weeks to bottom out the renewal of our Insurance covers for 2018.  We are pleased to say that insurance premiums for next year will not increase, they will remain at the same rate as f....
Visit the ACU at Motorcycle Live
Friday November 17, 2017
With just days left until Motorcycle Live opens its doors at NEC in Birmingham, the ACU will once again be in attendance at the Show from 18th November until the 26th November.
Official Calendar for the 2018 Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship
Tuesday November 14, 2017
After recently announcing the dates for the 2018 Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship supported by Pro Clean, ACU Events are pleased to announce the venues for the forthcoming season. 
Be Wiser Hawkstone International 11th February - Herlings to race Hawkstone!
Tuesday November 14, 2017
HIMX are delighted to announce that they have signed factory Red Bull KTM rider Jeffrey Herlings for the Be Wiser Hawkstone International on 11th February 2018.
Kickstarter - Races to Places LIVE - Dakar Rally 2018 - ft. Lyndon Poskitt
Friday November 10, 2017
The Dakar Rally is the longest and most arduous off-road motorsport race on the planet but because of its remote nature and length of some 10,000km over 15 days, following the race closely, especially amongst the ‘grass roots’ r....
Remembering Derek Clampin
Monday November 6, 2017
It is with much regret that we must report that former ACU Trials and Enduro Committee member and Eastern Centre stalwart passed away at the age of 90 on Thursday 26th October.
National Finals at Santa Pod Raceway
Thursday November 9, 2017
The final round of the 2017 ACU Championships was run at Santa Pod Raceway.  There was no competitors competing in Pro Stock Bike, so Len Paget is the 2017 ACU Pro Stock Bike Champion.
Thursday November 9, 2017
The South Eastern Enduro Combine are hosting a Training Seminar for Enduro Clerk of the Course on Saturday 18th November 2017 at the Compton Club, near Guildford.
Witley ‘British’ Enduro 2018
Wednesday November 8, 2017
Witley and District MCC are pleased to announce that we will be hosting Round One of the 2018 ACU British Enduro Championship. 
European Finals at Santa Pod Raceway
Wednesday November 8, 2017
The final round of the European FIM Championships were disrupted by bad weather, rain fell off and on during both qualifying days.  Race day and the classes reached the final stages before rain returned again and the meeting was called.
Double treble for Todd but Hodgson takes the crown
Wednesday November 8, 2017
The final round of the ACU British Supermoto Championship normally takes place at Cadwell Park but for 2017 a new venue, Rockingham was chosen. Situated on a former steel works site just outside Corby in Northamptonshire, this huge venue was original....
Open Sports Nationals at Shakespeare County Raceway
Wednesday November 8, 2017
With no decision if this is the last year of racing at the track.  The 2017 Open Sports Nationals will go into the history books as one of the best.  With three days of glorious weather and no oil downs, there was time for an extra qualifyi....
Woodbridge & DMCC Retain Maxxis Organiser of the Year Award for 2017
Tuesday November 7, 2017
With the 2017 Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship supported by Pro Clean now in the history books, ACU Events Ltd were left to select the Organiser of the Year. A difficult task given the high standards achieved by the various Organisers. 
Great entry for the GH M/cs Muntjac British Enduro Championship Final Round
Monday November 6, 2017
A full entry of over 200 riders will tackle Diss MCCs GH Motorcycles Muntjac Enduro on Sunday 19th November. The event forms the final round of the 2017 ACU British Timecard Enduro Championship and the 20 mile course of forestry going at Thetford in ....
Team GB MXON T-Shirts on Sale NOW
Thursday November 2, 2017
Looking for the ideal present for someone then why not show your support for Team GB in style with the official 2017 Team GB MXoN T-shirt! Now only £10!!!
ACU British Premier Cup Continues with the ACU for 2018
Thursday November 2, 2017
Following the release of the dates for the 2018 Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship and the Judd Racing ACU British Youth Nationals, the ACU are now pleased to announce the continuation of the ACU British Premier Cup with the ACU in 2018.
Peter Beardmore BEM
Monday November 6, 2017
It is with great sadness that we inform you that Peter Beardmore sadly passed away this morning (Friday 27th October) at 5.00am after he had fought a long battle with cancer. 

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