New look for Preston Docks

When the second round of the 2018 Michelin MX Nationals British Championship returns to Preston Docks on May 19-20, it will be to a radically rebuilt and virtually all-new track. This will be the first time the north west circuit has undergone a major revamp of such magnitude. It will

Nicholls dominates the Docks

By Dick Law. Jake Nicholls put on a masterclass of how to race tricky muddy track conditions at the weekend’s round on of the MX Nationals by winning both races with apparent ease. In fact, he won the first by almost a minute from Micky Eccles and the second by 26

Photo special from Preston Docks Mudder!

By Dick Law. Day one the MX Nationals was brought early when track conditions deteriorated to a point when the Preston Docks track owners thought it would be impossible to bring the track back to full racing conditions for Sunday. Rain had fallen continually from the early hours of Saturday

Who’ll master the MX Nationals?

It’s all systems go for the opening round of the MX Nationals British Championship at Preston Docks circuit in Lancashire this weekend. The mid-week decision, made by the organisers of the leading domestic series, to switch venues from the originally scheduled Cadders Hill venue in Lyng, Norfolk, thanks to extreme flooding,

MX Nationals shifts to Preston this weekend

The recent deluge means the Michelin MX Nationals are to make a last-minute switch for the weekend's race, moving to Preston Docks in Lancashire, rather than the scheduled Cadders Hill, Lyng. Today, hours before the team were due on site to start track work, MX Nationals organisers Neil and Paul Irwin

Lyng kick off for MX Nationals

The Michelin MX Nationals 2018 British Motocross Championship kicks off at the Cadders Hill circuit at Lyng in Norfolk over the weekend of the 7th and 8th of April, taking ultra-competitive, top-level championship racing to East Anglia for the first time this year. The UK’s largest motocross series has switched to

Edmonds joins Apico Husqvarna

Irish Motocross of Nations regular Stuart Edmonds is to join the Apico Husqvarna team for the 2018 season. Edmonds, who recently made the switch to Husqvarna from TM, will join Matt Burrows in the  Maxxis British MX1 and MX Nationals championships. Edmonds said:” I’m really pleased to work with Apico Factory Racing

MX Nationals reveal full 2018 venues

The MX Nationals series has revealed its six-round 2018 calendar with top tracks like Lyng, Hawkstone, Canada Heights and Preston Docks still in the plan. Most of the classes are already full with reserves as we speak, but the official date to settle registrations in full is January 6th 2018, after this

Dates for the major UK national series

Following yesterday's announcement about the MXGP series, the Maxxis British championship, MX Nationals and Bridgestone Masters have now revealed their revamped calendars to avoid major clashes where possible. Here are the new dates, in calendar order!  March 3 - 4 = Bridgestone Masters (1) – Hawkstone Park March 11 = Maxxis British

MX Nationals allow 250 two-strokes in MX2

The 2018 Michelin MX Nationals season adult classes, Clubmen MX2, Expert MX2 and Pro MX2, will allow a two-stroke 250 or 4-stroke 250 in the MX2 class. There was talk of the ACU following the same rules for the Maxxis British championship but there has been no announcement yet. If that does happens,