Following a wet first round of the Maxxis sponsored British motocross championships, supported by Pro Clean at the Fatcat circuit near Doncaster last month, round two moves to East Anglia on Sunday 14th April at the tough,spectacular Cadders Hill circuit at Lyng in Norfolk.
The Eastern centre adult motocross season kicked off on Sunday at the Halstead club's meeting at the revamped Wakes Colne circuit in Essex. The Halstead crew had worked hard over the Winter months, and despite a chilly dry day, the circuit was in prime condition for racing. The meeting was in honour of the late Graham "Chick" Garrod, who did so much for not only the Halstead club, but for offroad events throughout East Anglia.
Don French who died last month, at the age of 82 after a long illness,following a stroke, has a unique record in the Eastern Centre. In 1956, he won the 250cc Centre Scrambles (motocross) Championship, and the following year became Centre champion in trials.
Regulations are now available for Diss MCCs Santon Enduro in Thetford Forest on 24th February 2019. Organised by Diss MCC it forms the 1st round of the GH M/cs 2019 ACU Eastern Enduro Championship. The event is a long course forest enduro of 12 miles per lap nearby the famous Muntjac area. It is clearly a rider favourite as the terrain is very dry and sandy which makes it rideable irrespective of the weather conditions and rider capability