Thornhill takes Skeggy win

Cab Screens Crescent Yamaha rider Dan Thornhill won one of the UK’s largest beach races this weekend, in Skegness. 2014 winner, Dan, managed to take the lead by the end of lap one on his Yamaha YZ450 and didn’t look back for the next two and a half hours! Dan took

Top 10 at Weston for Apico Husky trio

Apico Husqvarna had their last official race of the season at the 38th Weston Beach Race down on the Somerset coast. This would mark the teams 5th year competing at the event and Apico’s 6th year attending and raising money for charity. As the season finale, the weather was not going to put

Kellett takes fourth Weston win

Sand specialist Todd Kellett took the Weston Beach Race win today from previous winner Ashley Greedy and Mel Pocock, out of retirement for the first time in two years. Yamaha man Kellett now mainly contests sand racing for a French-based team. Adult Solo:1st - Todd Kellett2nd - Ashley Greedy 3rd -

Le Touquet beach race axed

The famous Le Touquet beach race in northern France has bee cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic. It was set to run on 22-24 January, and there had been talk of running the event without spectators to stay within lockdown rules in France. But it's now been axed. A statement

French Sand series down to three rounds

The new calendar for the 3AS Racing French Sand Championship is now down to three events. Le Touquet usually closes the championship but now becomes the opening event, on January 22, 23 and 24, 2021. It's beleieved the event will run, but there will be no spectators. After two weeks recovery, the

Watson signs Honda for sand race series

Nathan Watson will race the French sand race championship for the Honda France SR Motoblouz team next season, ending his factory KTM deal to race the WESS world enduro series. The SR Honda team fields Jeremy Van Horebeek and Valentin Guillod in the MXGP series. Van Horebeek has raced some beach races

Skegness beach race axed

The AMCA's popular Skegness beach race is the latest casualty of the Covid-19 pandemic. The official statement says: It is with deep regret that we have had to cancel the Skegness Beach Race this year Thank you for bearing with us through this challenging time, we really appreciate it. We’re looking

Weston shortlisted for major global award

The Weston Beach Race has been recognised in the 2020 Event Production Awards for Sporting Event of the Year. The Event Production Awards globally recognises distinguished individuals and teams in the successful delivery of outdoor and live events to take centre stage and gain the recognition they deserve. Weston Beach Race, the

British one-two in French sand

Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Nathan Watson has secured his third victory of the season in the CFS: Championnat de France des Sables, extending his series lead following a commanding win at round six in Grayan-et-L’Hopital. Teammate Camille Chapeliere delivered another strong showing in the deep French sand to claim