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  1. THE TONG TRIAL GP IS POSTPONED UNTIL JULY 2021 DUE TO THE CURRENT COVID 19 PANDEMIC we had an option to try run in October but we have taken the decision start again next year in July at tong with a 2 day event , . thank you to our sponsors and the trade who backed the event and to the spectators who bought tickets , TICKET REFUNDS WILL COMENCE FROM 7 JUNE Stay safe and we will see you next year john kerwin Dirtbike Action
  2. Hello all , anyone wanting to observe at Tong for the British Trial GP over the weekend of the 10/11/12 July could they please get in touch with john kerwin either by e mail krwnmt@aol.com or by phone/text 07557665647
  3. Homologation of the venue took place last Tuesday in preparation for this years British Trial GP when Josep Punti of the FIM met the organising team on site . this years event is a 3 day event , qualifying and practice on Friday 10 July , with 2 full days of trial competition on Saturday 11 July and Sunday 12 July . There will be a host of other activities running along side the Trial GP Friday evening there will be a Twinshock trial , Saturday evening the largest gathering of Oset competitors as the youngster get there chance to compete in a special round of the Oset cup, commitment from the trade has been fantastic , with Wulfsport and Oset sharing the event title , we will have a least one Trials try out area from inch perfect trials , a big trade village with bikes and goodies on sale . Now is your chance to purchase discounted tickets and book camping , there is up to 25% off tickets go to www.worldtrial2020.com as save £££ we have a limited number of VIP tickets for sale which offers VIP parking adjacent to the podium and final section , marquee with café and private viewing area of the final section ,
  4. we could have brought the world trial back to tong for 2019 but the 1 day format is not viable in this country unless a very generous sponsor would like to make a large contribution to the costs , the trial this year is being run on last years format requires a 10.000 euro payment to the FIM 5000 euro solidarity fund and 5000 timing and podium that's before you start with the other costs, which on a one day event would be impossible to cover. hopefully a 2020 GB trial will be 2 days and we can return to sustainability .
  5. 2 adults 2 kids can come and watch the best trials riders in the world for 50 quid for a day if you buy your tickets before may, parking is free , most of you need a big reality check the cost of the trial is massive and unlike Europe where the local government will pick up the cost , nothing is given in this country by local government , all we get from local government is advice how to spend more money on road traffic management to the site etc, the trial costs 50k ish to run plus all the time and meetings . The reality is because trials is so cheap to enter everything has to be based on that , meanwhile in the real world entry fee's for mountain bike events are £40 quid or more , even running races are much more than trials 50 QUID FOR 2 ADULTs AND 2 KIDS IS A MEGA DEAL AND AROUND THE SAME PRICE AS 2 ADULTS AND 2 KIDS RIDING A TRIAL
  6. we have looked far an wide for another venue but its very hard to meet the standards required from the FIM trial work book , I live minutes from pateley and It won't work, the bikes are barely legal these days and meeting the health and safety requirements would be a nightmare, even the BEC events have dropped any road work after the police issued fines and points at lossiemouth back in april, unless some great sponsor comes along and wants to chuck in 40k only a closed venue can provide a world trial in the uk
  7. hi the age groups are under 5 years free 5 year up to 14 years youth , over 14 years adult www.worldtrialuk.co.uk
  8. new website for the penrith world round 26th/27th/28th JULY www.worldtrialuk.co.uk Discounted tickets for early booking on sale now
  9. After a long talks with the FIM we can confirm that next years world trial at Nord Vue will be 2 days and with major changes to the rules to be announced, Nord Vue will be even more spectacular, a new website will be up and running in december . www.worldtrialuk.com
  10. tickets will be sent out during the second week of july recorded delivery as stated on the website , sorry for any confusion www.britishtrialgp.com
  11. All may not be lost for next year , there is a viable venue and a team ready to step up to the mark if the trial can run over 2 days
  12. The dirtbike-traxs crew are please to report that the world trials round at nord vue carlisle was an overwhelming success at the final jury meeting ,the jury concluded that the event was excellent , amazing sections set by graham jarvis , with the superb event management skills of john kerwin and the dirtbike traxs team , combined to provide the hoards of spectators with an event to remember , a big thanks to all our sponsors and the ACU especially john collins who's faith in our ability to run the event was more than justified full report to follow john kerwin dirtbike-traxs MISSION COMPLETE
  13. graham jarvis and dirtbike-traxs staged there first club trial at woodhouse farm great ayton saturday 28th march , a big thank you to the small band of riders that braved the weather conditions we will be there again on the 2nd of may expert 1st b bolt 48 2nd a smith 48 3rd j taylor 51 4th r fawcettt 53 clubmen a 1st s curry 32 2nd t williams 32 3rd c jewell 39 4th b chapmen 40 5th s taylor 75 cluben b 1st i atkinson 44 2nd a waugh 48 3rd j manton 60 4th p wright 70 5th a robinson 79 6th l waugh 85
  14. hi guys the tickets for calisle will be sent out 1 week before the trial by recorded delivery as it states on the web site the email back from google is your receipt unfortunately it has the term shipped the same applies to camping pitches as long as you have received the email you are in john kerwin event director Advance Ticket Adult Friday 15th may 09 -
  15. clips of dabill on the gasser http://uk.youtube.com/watch?v=b095TQ4irFs
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