Crabtree Easy Clubman & Youth Trial – This Sunday – 2nd June 2019 – 10.30 am

Easy Clubman/Youth Trial – 2nd June 2019 – Crabtree, Gilling West – DL10 5JD – 10.30am Start – Catering will be available at the start field.  Suitable for beginners.

A quick reminder for this weekend’s trial to be held at Crabtree Farm, Gilling West. Entries close on the day but if you want to get ahead and have one filled in ready you can download one here:  Entry Form – Crabtree 2019

The white course will be available at this trial which is a non championship hard course (no points just for fun / challenge) for adults and youth riders.


Blue Bar Trophy Trial 2019 – Provisional Results – Updated

James Noble – Blue Bar Trophy Winner – Photo Credit CEB Photography

Another great weekend at the RMC annual Blue Bar Trophy Trial.  2 great days trialing in Coverdale just a shame the weather couldn’t match!  Sorry the results are later than normal but the results secretary was off on holiday.  The Provisional Results and Awards are available to download here (updated 29/5/19 for class error):  Blue Bar Trophy Trial Provisional Results 2019   Blue Bar Awards 2019-Awards

Congratulations to James Noble for winning the Blue Bar Trophy this year.

We have had some great comments from riders this year, so spread the word and remember to get your entries in early next year.

Many thanks as always to all who helped this weekend, Clerk of the Course and helpers, observers, secretaries (thanks to Sandra for taking on the Secretaries job for the weekend) etc its much appreciated and thank you to the landowners and riders for making it all possible.

Future Events

 Easy Clubman/Youth Trial – 2nd June 2019 – Crabtree, Gilling West – DL10 5JD – 10.30am Start – Catering at the start field.  All the usual courses and classes plus there will be a non competitive harder course for those wanting to test themselves.

Mintex Youth Time & Observation Trial at Hurst 23rd June 2019 – Places still available – Pre Entry so download and send in your entries asap.


Gerald Simpson Provisional Results and Blue Bar Rider List.

Another great RMC trial in beautiful Coverdale on Sunday, with one big 40 section lap.

The provisional results are available to download here: Gerald Simpson Provisional Results 2019

These results are provisional – contact Chris Wallis on 01748825844 for any queries.

Thank You’s :  Richmond Motor Club would like to thank the Landowner, Observers, Clerk of the Course and helpers, Secretaries and anyone else involved in the running of the trial. Also thank you to all the riders for entering and taking part.

Blue Bar Trophy Trial – With just under a week to go to this years Blue Bar trial we have a list of entries to download here.  Blue Bar Entries 2019     Please check that you are on the list if you are expecting to ride.  There are still some places left for this great weekend in Coverdale.  Please contact 01969 624146 to reserve a place and send your entry and payment in asap.

There are no final instructions for this trial you just need enough fuel for the 2 days but will refill back at the start field.

There is camping available at the start field for only £10 so why not make a weekend of it.  There are basic facilities – water and toilets and catering will be available all weekend.


Blue Bar 2 Day Trial at Horse House Coverdale 25th and 26th May 2019 – Places still available – see above

Mintex Youth Time & Observation Trial at Hurst 23rd  June 2019 – Entries still open and places still available Mintex Entry Form 2019

Crabtree Easy Clubman & Youth Trial – 2nd June 2019 – DL10 5JD


Gerald Simpson – Rider Numbers/Start Times/Final Instructions – Places Still Available

Gerald Simpson Memorial Trophy

With only a few days to go to next weekend’s Gerald Simpson Trophy Trial the Rider Numbers, Times and Final Instructions are available to download here:

Gerald Simpson 2019 Entry List and Start Times

Gerald Simpson 2019 Final Instructions


There are still places left for this fantastic 40 section 30 mile trial in Coverdale, so please ring Chris/Ken on 01748 825844 if you would like an entry.  Gerald Simpson 2019 Entry Form

We are also looking for observers, anyone able to help out please could you get in touch with Nigel Cummins or ring the above number.

Gerald Simpson & Blue Bar Closing Dates extended.

As we still have places left at the following trials the closing dates have been extended until the 10th May for the Gerald Simpson and Blue Bar.  The Mintex is still the 14th June.  3 great trials and well worth an entry.

The Gerald Simpson Yorkshire Centre Trial will be held on Sunday May 19th and entries are now open.  A great run out with one big lap of approx. 30 miles and 40 sections.   This is a pre-entry trial limited to 150 and will be allocated on a first come first served basis, but riders providing an observer (please give details on entry form) will be given preference. Numbers will be allocated in reverse order of receipt.  Closing date 10th May 2019.  Regs & Entry Forms can be downloaded here:  Gerald Simpson 2019 Supplemtary Regs             Gerald Simpson 2019 Entry Form


The Blue Bar Trophy 2 Day Trial will be held on Saturday and Sunday 25th & 26th May and entries are now open.  Always a great, sociable weekend in the heart of Coverdale with basic camping facilities and catering available all weekend. This is a pre-entry trial for the older machine with any age rider or over 40 rider on any machine and entries are limited to 150 and will be allocated on a first come first served basis.  Closing Date 10th May 2019.  Regs & Entry Forms can be downloaded here:  Blue Bar 2019 – Supplementary Regs                Blue Bar 2019 – Entry Form


The Mintex Trophy Trial will be held on Sunday 23rd June and entries are now open.  This is a pre-entry Youth time and Observation National Trial for A and B class riders (NO C Class) and has been nicknamed as the ‘Mini Scott’!  The trial is becoming more and more popular each year and entries are limited to 150 and close on the 14th June 2019. Regs & Entry Forms can be downloaded here:    Mintex Regulations 2019       Mintex Entry Form 2019