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Grasstrack

Motorcycle Grasstrack is a form of motorcycle racing which typically, in its current form, takes place on a flat track consisting of two straights and two bends usually constructed in a field. Mountain and hillside tracks are also common in the UK, creating more technically demanding circuits. It is one of the oldest types of motorcycle sports in the UK with the first meetings having taken place in the 1920s. Postwar grasstrack circuits included "permanent" venues such as Brands Hatch and Mallory Park which were not simple oval shapes, although solo motorcycle races were run in an anti-clockwise direction. Later, these were converted into tarmac circuits with races using the more common clockwise direction associated with modern roadracing. Competitors of the postwar era included now-famous names such as Bernie Ecclestone and Murray Walker. In the modern era, it is generally similar to Speedway with races usually taking place over 4 laps from a standing start. Unlike Speedway, which has 4 riders per race, Grasstrack racing can have many riders in each heat and the circuit is normally longer allowing higher speeds. Grasstrack has three solo classes, 250cc, 350cc and 500cc together with three sidecar classes; left-handed 500cc and 1000cc (turning left) and right-handed 1000cc (turning right).

 

Grass Track Fixtures May 2013
DATE CLUB LOCATION AND TIME
Sun 5th Wainfleet & District Sporting MCC 10.30am Irby-in-the-Marsh
Sun 5th Ledbury MCC 10.30am Orlham Farm, Leddington Ledbury
Contact Mrs Sally Palmer
Tel 01432 342642.
Email sallypalmer226@aol.com
Sat 11th Jersey MC & LCC 9.00am Millbrook Sands, Jersey
Sun 12th Midshires Grasstrack Club 11am Victory Field, Banbury Road, Ashorne, Warwickshire
Sat 18th-19th Fenland Grass Track Club 11am Greenacres Farm, Wood Walton, Huntingdon, Cambs
Sun 19th Bristol Grass Racing Combine 10.30am Hangar Farm, Lower Stanton, St Quentin, Wiltshire
Mrs M Derrick 164 Ellicks Close, Bradley Stoke, Bristol BS36 0EU Tel: 04154 850530
Sat 25th Jersey MC & LCC Westpark Beach, Jersey
Sun 26th Frittenden & District MCC 11.00am Sandhurst Bridge Farm, Frittenden, Kent
Mon 27th Bewdley MCC 10.00am Lowe Farm, Low Lane, Alveley, Shropshire

 

Grasstrack events

April 22nd 2013

Gautier Paulin wins Bulgaria GP, Herlings remains undefeated in MX2

Gautier Paulin and the Kawasaki Racing Team have won the Bulgarian round of the FIM World MX1 Motocross Championship at the glorious hillside track of Sevlievo for the second consecutive year.
 

April 22nd 2013

PODIUM DELIGHT FOR AUBIN AND BUILDBASE HONDA

Buildbase Honda MX1 rider and reigning Red Bull Pro National Champion Nico Aubin began this season?s Red Bull Pro Nationals challenge with a podium finish at Landrake in Cornwall this weekend, while team-mate Steve Ramon had a more challenging time suffer
 

April 21st 2013

Jason Hamblin and Tom Smith head to Hanham Mills

Jason Hamblin an Tom Smith, who were winners of the trial and enduro classes in last weekend?s North Somerset timed and observation trial at Chelwood, will both be seeking further success in the BSSA?s hour-long event at Hanham Mills this evening.
 

April 19th 2013

Yoshimura Suzuki?s James Stewart Opts Out of 2013 Supercross

Ever since injuring his wrist during crash at Thunder Valley MX, round 3 of the 2012 AMA Motocross series, James Stewart?s performances have been up and down.
 

April 18th 2013

YAMAHA WR450F WINS RED DOT DESIGN AWARD

Yamaha is very proud to announce that the latest generation, fuel-injected, Yamaha WR450F enduro bike has been awarded the prestigious Red Dot Product Design Award for 2013. This is the second year running that Yamaha has scooped this prestigious award, w
 

April 18th 2013

BUILDBASE HONDA HEADS TO RED BULL PRO NATIONALS SEASON OPENER

The Red Bull Pro Nationals Championship kicks off this weekend at Landrake Moto Parc in Cornwall with a new format and schedule which will see riders race over both Saturday and Sunday for the seven round series.
 

April 8th 2013

BUILDBASE HONDA READY FOR ACTION AT LYNG

The Maxxis ACU British Championship resumes at Lying in Norfolk this weekend. Following a challenging first round in wet and cold conditions at FatCat and the cancellation of the second round at a water-logged Canada Heights, the Buildbase Honda team is m
 

March 13th 2012

SOLID START TO SEASON FOR NEW LOOK TYCO SUZUKI TEAM

The new-look TAS Suzuki MX Team backed by Tyco Security products set themselves a solid platform to launch their 2012 title assaults from at the weekend, as riders Stephen Sword and Stuart Edmonds ended the opening round of the Maxxis British Motocross Ch
 

March 6th 2012

POSITIVE FINAL PRE-SEASON OUTING FOR TYCO SUZUKI

The Tyco Suzuki MX team completed their final pre-season test of the year at the weekend, as the team competed in the opening round of the Scottish Motocross Championship at Leuchars.
 

February 28th 2012

HAWKSTONE SHAKEDOWN PREPARES TYCO SUZUKI TEAM

The Tyco Suzuki MX team left the first major event of the year with promising feedback at the weekend, as Stephen Sword and Stuart Edmonds used the Hawkstone International event to work on bike set-up and technique ahead of the first British Championship
 

February 25th 2012

YAMAHA PARTNERS MAXXIS ACU BRITISH MX CHAMPIONSHIP

Yamaha is very pleased to announce that it has become an official Partner of the 2012 Maxxis ACU British Motocross Championship.
 

February 14th 2012

HONDA (UK) STRENGTHENS SUPPORT OF MOTOCROSS WITH NEW YOUTH PROGRAMMES AND OFFERS

Honda (UK) is pleased to be strengthening its support of young motocross riders in the UK as part of its commitment to developing the sport at grass roots level and nurturing up and coming talent in the world of off-road racing.
 


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