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ACU Trial GB Championships - St Davids Preview - Trial GB and Trial 2

St Davids Preview - Trial GB and Trial 2

Round two takes place this Sunday with the St David’s Trial, high above Aberdulais in South Wales. With current Champion, James Dabill not being able to commit to the whole series there will be a new holder of the coveted red plate at the end of the event in...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - St Davids Spectator Information.

St Davids Spectator Information.

Regular visitors to the St David's Trial will know their way around the course at Llety Rafel Farm, but a first time visitor may find this information useful as the whole course is about three and a half kilometers long. The opening pair of sections are situated just along the...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Preview of ACU Trial Expert and Trial 125 classes

Preview of ACU Trial Expert and Trial 125 classes

The St David's Trial ACU Expert Class boasts big entry on Sunday. Thirty two riders will compete in the ACU Expert Class with Chris Stay, Ben Morphett and Dan Thorpe who all stood on the podium at the first round fending off challenges from Sam Yeomans and Charlie Smith....

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Profile of the day - Aiden Bowker

Profile of the day - Aiden Bowker

Coming from a motorcycling family background it was always likely that nineteen year old Aiden Bowker was going to follow in his father, Neil's footsteps, by becoming an off road all rounder. We caught up with the Bowker's after Neil had just finished competing in the SSDT. Currently a Business...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Final layout at the St Davids

Final layout at the St Davids

In glorious sunshine, the team at Neath were busy at the weekend doing the final marking and preparation for the second round of the series which takes place on Sunday. It has been confirmed that six of the twelve ACU Trial GB sections on each of the three laps will...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Tyler Rendall - Profile.

Tyler Rendall - Profile.

Although he is out of action for a few weeks with injury to a couple of fingers due to an accident at work, we take a look at up and coming West Country rider, Tyler Rendall. Having received a tremendous amount of backing from his parents, Steve and Nicky over...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Further around the course at Tynemouth.

Further around the course at Tynemouth.

Following our preview of the earlier sections last week, we now move two third of the way round the course to the wooded hillside which will form part of the Trial on both days. The furthest away from the start area on the anti clockwise loop, the group here will...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Jersey Rider - Richard Pallot.

Jersey Rider - Richard Pallot.

Living in the South of the Island of Jersey, competing in the ACU Trial GB Series has it's challenges for twenty year old Richard Pallot, but coming from a Trials family background where father Tony and also Grandfather competed in Trials, makes a huge difference. A Welder / Engineer by...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Rider Profile - Tom McCabe

Rider Profile - Tom McCabe

Sometimes it is quite refreshing to hear that a rider enjoys his work life just as much as his Trials riding and that is exactly what Farnham Expert, Tom McCabe does. A Bricklayer, Groundworker and Digger Driver by trade, Tom freely admits to loving his work and although he works...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Todays Profile - Ben Dignan.

Todays Profile - Ben Dignan.

Today we move to the ACU Trial 125 class and take a look at Scottish star, Ben Dignan from Roy Bridge, which is just a few miles north of Fort William. At the tender age of sixteen, Ben has attracted a portfolio of sponsors including Gas Gas UK, Highland Leisure...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Another look at Rounds three and four

Another look at Rounds three and four

Whilst we must remember that the second round of the series is yet to take place on the 19th May, being the St David's Trial at Neath, Clerk of the Course Paul Battensby has sent us more pictures from Shaftoe Crags near Morpeth, where the double header takes place as...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Rider Profile - Charlie Smith

Rider Profile - Charlie Smith

Britain has a lot of young talent emerging and seventeen year old Charlie Smith from Bradford is certainly one to look out for. Finishing a superb fifth in the ACU Trial Expert class at the opening round, Charlie put his full fourteen years Trials experience to good use, cleaning twenty...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Rider Profile - Steve Harris.

Rider Profile - Steve Harris.

Steve Harris, at the age of thirty two, is one of the more senior riders in the ACU Trial Expert Class. Living in Redditch, more or less in the centre of the country, Steve didn't start riding Trials until his thirteenth birthday, but he also had five years out concentrating...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Entries are live for the next four rounds

Entries are live for the next four rounds

Whilst the majority of series riders have now entered for the St David's Trial - the second round of the series, Riders and Teams should be aware that entries for the two Tynemouth rounds (3 & 4) plus the Anthony Rew Trial (round 5) are now live on the ACU...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Rider Profile - Joe Collins

Rider Profile - Joe Collins

With an excellent ninth place scored at Hookwood, the next rider we take a look at is Trial GB Expert, Joe Collins from Kettering. Although only twenty Joe has been riding Trials for sixteen years and vividly remembers the moment he first beat his father when he was twelve years...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Another weekend of section marking at St Davids.

Another weekend of section marking at St Davids.

James Lamin, Rob Berry and the hard working guys in Neath were out again this weekend and this time they were concentrating on the final three sections for the forthcoming St David's Trial on the 19th May. Popular with spectators, these three sections are always used in one format or...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - More St Davids Trial news.

More St Davids Trial news.

Following our story earlier in the week about some sections at the far end of the venue high on the Welsh hillside overlooking Swansea Bay, we now have more news from the guys at the Neath MC about the sections for the second round of the championship which takes place...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Rider Profile - Tom Culliford

Rider Profile - Tom Culliford

The next rider we have a look into is TRS UK and BVM Moto sponsored, Tom Culliford. Still only nineteen years of age, Tom has competed in various ACU British Championship events for the past seven years. His best result was fourth overall in the Youth A class in 2015...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Rider Profile - Adam Juffs

Rider Profile - Adam Juffs

For our second rider profile we look at East Midlands teenager Adam Juffs, again pictured prior to the start of the opening round in March. At the tender age of seventeen, Adam has now been competing in Trials for seven years. In 2018 he competed in the ACU Youth Elite...

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ACU Trial GB Championships - Some St Davids Sections already prepared.

Some St Davids Sections already prepared.

With perfect weather on Good Friday, members of the Neath Club headed by James Lamin and Rob Berry were busy marking out some of the sections for the second round of the Championship, the St David's Trial, which will take place in four weeks time. Always ahead of the game,...

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