Brough Rough ‘N’ 2017 – Charity/Memorial Trial

Another successful Brough Trial- To raise money for Bluebell Wood and remember a good friend Andy Atkinson.

First of all we must say a huge thank you to Jonny & Laura Carr, as without them this amazing trial wouldn’t happen.

We are still waiting for the final total that we have raised for Bluebell Wood Children’s Hospice, but we know we have raised a fantastic amount of around £2000 due to your generosity. Thank you so much to everyone who donated, entered, bought food, raffle tickets, and donated prizes.

Please click to see the Brough Rough N 2017 results (PDF Download)

Big Thank you to the following:

The observers – Pete Barber, Margaret Critchlow, Matt Juffs, Steve Ransom, Roger Bown, Ken Roberts, Sharon Bown, Roland Slack, Steve Elliot, Martin Smyth, Phil Granby, Jim and Anna Parker, Matt and Mel Carl, Sarah and Caroline, Laura Carr and Bex Spivey, Michael and Sue Spivey.

On the food – John’s butty wagon Top Nosh.
Fay Atkinson, Bex Spivey and Liz Granby for baking and selling the excellent Scones, cakes, flapjacks and buns.

Course Clearing – Lee Elliot, Richard Timperley, Joe & George Spivey, Steve Elliot, Mick Dubik, Jonny Carr & Josh Atkinson.

Setting out – Jonny Carr, Joe Spivey and Tim Pearson.

Results – Steph Anderson and Bex Spivey.

The ACU for their very welcome assistance with the event.

Landowner – Big Thank You to Malcolm Ollerenshaw for kindly letting us use this great piece of land.

Raffle Prizes – a big thank you to the following for donating prizes:  Michelin, Apico, GasGasUK, PutolineSplat Shop, 6t9, Sharon Bown, City Plumbing, New Leaf & Ferndale Garden Centers, Jolly Farmer, Rutland Arms, Sheffield Wednesday Football Club, Bex Spivey Pomade Salon, BirkettMRS LtdMOTSFist GlovesScorpaShercoIponeGlobal BrandsS3 Parts, Filter Services, Potters of Barnsley, Alfred Dunham & Sons, Plumco, Nick Horsley, Giorgios Italian Restaurant, Hackney House Cafe plus the numerous other companies and individuals who generously donated so many great prizes.

Finally a big thanks to John Pashley for taking loads of great photo’s at the event, I’m fairly sure he’s taken photo’s of all the riders so please take a look at Westbarphotography.co.uk He also kindly said he will make a donation for every photo sold.

S&H – Brough Rough N’ 2017 – 1 Week To Go

1 Week to go till the Brough Rough N’ 2017 – Updates

Traffic:
Chatsworth Country Fair is from the 1st-3rd September, so if you can, please avoid Baslow. Traffic will be bad trying to get into Chatsworth. If you can’t avoid, add at least another 20min to your expected traveling time.

Entries
If you haven’t already pre-entered, entries will be taken on the day. To make things quicker in the morning, please have a quick read through the Regs-Brough-2017 and bring a completed 2017 Brough Charity Trial Entry Form with you.

Directions:
If using a SatNav, please use the postcode: S32 1AH to Abney. Follow the arrows up Duper Lane, this is a very small road that is not suitable for anything larger than a big van. Please do not try and get to the start from Brough using Brough Lane.

There will be direction signs from Hathersage, but if they are missing for any reason:
In Hathersage, take the road to the train station / Grindleford
Opposite the Plough Inn, take the right turn up to Abney.
At Abney, take the right turn on to Duper Lane.

Raffle:
We have a lot of prizes donated for the raffle, please remember to bring your cash. All proceeds go to Bluebell Wood Children Hospice in Sheffield. I am sure I have missed loads, but a big thank you to the following for donating prizes: SplatShop, Apico, Jitsie, Michelin, Putoline, Birkett, MRS Ltd, MOTS, Fist Gloves, Scorpa, Sherco, Ipone, Global Brands, S3 Parts

Below is a small sample of what is going to be available in the Raffle!

Brough Rough N’ 2017 – Entries

The famous Brough Rough N’ is back again! This year it will be held on Sunday the 3rd September. We have been given kind permission by the landowner to run the event again!

Pre-entries information can be found below, and entries will also be taken on the day. The trial starts at 11am, so make sure you arrive around 10am to get signed on in time and to buy raffle tickets, etc.

How to enter:
• Read the Regs-Brough-2017 (PDF Download)
• Print off and fill in an entry form 2017 Brough Charity Trial Entry Form (PDF Download)
• Write out a £20 cheque made payable to Sheffield & Hallamshire Motor Club Limited
• Send the entry and cheque to:
Jonny Carr
9 Smithy Croft
Dronfield Woodhouse
Dronfield,
S18 8YB

This years nominated charity is Bluebell Wood Children Hospice in Sheffield. We are attempting to raise £2000 so the hospice can buy an emergency ‘care at home’ bag, for the children who can’t leave their homes. If you would like to find out more, please visit their website: http://www.bluebellwood.org/

If you haven’t ridden the Brough Rough N’ before, it is a trial like no other! It is a big lap, all off road, 1 route trial. The sections range from very easy, to almost impossible, but nothing is dangerous! Sections close at 4pm and you choose the amount of laps you want to do.

Make sure you bring plenty of cash with you, as there will be a raffle and food and drinks for sale to raise as much money as possible for Bluebell Wood Hospice.

Full Details >>

S&H – East Midlands Oset Cup – Rd4 Results

Round 4 for the Osets was held at Brough and luckily the weather stayed fine this year!! There were a few challenging sections which everyone enjoyed and as always it was lovely to see so many supporters.

Well done to Tyler Atkinson for coming first on hard route, Max Perry on middle route and Leon Currie on easy route.

A special well done to Stanley Carr for winning the prize for effort on the day.

A big thank you goes to Joe and George Spivey and Holly for observing, your help is really appreciated.

The next trial is on Saturday 9th September (venue to be confirmed), see you all soon!

Download the Rd4 Results (PDF)

Series Points:
https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/1Q_VtAzZSL9TNPiHu4F9JnPKT9ZizCL8xCqVpu7lysT0/edit?usp=sharing

S&H – East Midlands Oset Cup – Rd3 Results

Saturday 17th June was Round 3 for the Osets, held at a challenging new venue at Stonedge. There were some tricky sections and it was a super hot day, but the kids all gave it everything and most importantly had fun! A big thank you to our observers Joe Spivey, Sam Charles and Robin Charles- we couldn’t do it without you! Also thank you to all the supporters who made it a lovely family day. And finally a huge thank you again to Joe Spivey, for helping clear and layout the sections.

Congratulations to Thomas Wright for coming first on hard route, Jack Owen on middle route and Lukas Butcher on easy route. Also a big well done to Grace Smith for competing in her first trial!

Round 4 is on Saturday 22nd July at Brough at 11am. Details to follow.

Download Full Results (PDF): 17-6-17 Stonedge Quarry Results
Series Standing After Rd3: Oset Points 2017 – Rd3

S&H – Stonedge Club Trials Results – 11/06/17

Full Results: RD4 11/06/17 Stonedge Full Results (PDF)
Overall Series Points: Overall Series Points (PDF)

A big thank you to Richard Timps, Corey & Mick Dubik, Joe & George Spivey and John Cropper for setting out, thank you to Josh & Maralyn for sorting the entries & everyone involved!

Massive thanks to all the observers, as riders please remember to thank them, they are there for you to have fun.

Please remember there is absolutely no riding at Stonedge except for at competitions and official insured practice days, please do not put this land at risk.

Our next trial is the Brough Rough N’ on the 3rd September, please look on trialstalk.co.uk and facebook.com/sheffieldandhallamshire for more details

S&H – East Midlands Oset Cup – Rd2 Results

On Saturday 20th May the Sheffield and Hallamshire Oset Round 2 was held at Unthank Hall Farm. Nineteen riders along with lots of supporters turned out and luckily the rain held off until the very end!
Well done to Joshua Witting for coming in first place on the middle route and Leon Currie on the easy route. Max Howarth won the prize for effort for continuing to give his all!

Well done to all the riders including a few who came for their first trial which is always great to see. A great attitude was shown by all.

We would like to thank Paul Spivey and Jon Cropper for observing and would also like to thank Scott Witting for helping out and even lending a bike to a rider so that they could continue with the trial, I know this was much appreciated!

Round 3 will be held on Saturday 17th June, venue to be confirmed, we will keep you posted!

Download Full Results (PDF):20-5-17 Round 2 Unthank

S&H – East Midlands Oset Cup – Rd1 Results

Our first trial of the year was held on Saturday 22nd April at a lovely venue at Yorkshire Bridge in Derbyshire.

Fifteen riders entered, a few of which came for their first ever trial and they brought with them lots of supporters too which was great!

Well done to Alfie Booth for coming first on the middle route and Leon Currie on the easy route. Also well done to Linden Westley who won the effort prize on the day.

Round 2 is on Saturday 20th May at Unthank Hall Farm at 11 am. We hope to see you there!

Results: 22-4-17 Yorkshire Bridge Round 1 (PDF)

Sheffield and Hallamshire at Stone Edge on the 19/02/17

Please click to see the Results from the Sheffield and Hallamshire at Stone Edge on the 19/02/17  it was the 3rd round of the S&H Club championship, please click here to view the S&H Championship Positions after the 3rd round.

A big thank you to Richard Timps, Corey and Mick Dubik, Joe and George Spivey for setting out, thank you to Bex, Steph & Laura for sorting the entries and finally to everyone involved in clearing the car park and the sections. Massive thanks to all the observers, as riders, please remember to thank them, they are only there for you to have fun. We also like to offer a huge thank you to the land owner for giving us special permission to use this amazing piece of land for the trial. Please don’t go onto the land without permission as we value access to this space for our trials and don’t want to jeopardise our future with this superb area. Our next trial hasn’t been confirmed yet so please keep an eye on TrialsTalk.co.uk or our Facebook page facebook.com/sheffieldandhallamshire/ for any further information as it comes in.

East Midlands Centre Championship- Round 3 -Eadons Field – 29/01/2017

Please click to see the Results from the S&H East Midlands Centre Championship Round this was the 3rd round of the EMC championship and it was also round 2 of the S&H Club championship, please click here to view the S&H Championship Points after Rd2

Big Thank you to the following:

The observers: Pete Emery, Bex Spivey, Holly and Will, Werner Echil, Jonny Carr, Richard Spencer, Dave Tuley, Andy Walker, Pete Barber, Steve Elliot, Roland Slack and Roger Bown.

An extra big thank you to all the observers who have travelled far and wide to help us run the trial, and those who have given up their day, even if they haven’t come with a rider. We appreciate all the help from all observers as we couldn’t run these events without you!

Thank you to Richard Timps, Joe Spivey and Mick Dubik for setting out.

Thank you to Bex & Maralyn for sorting the entries & everyone involved!

Our next trial is at a great new venue on the 19th February, and we are really excited about riding there! The trial starts at 10:30am with three routes for all adult solos and youth A, B & C.

New Venue Address: Stonedge Quarry Darley Road Stonedge Chesterfield S45 0LW

We have managed to get permission to use this land that we used to use 20 years ago. At the landowners request, there is to be no riding on this land except for organised events, doing so risks losing this land again!

Some photos below, thank you to Gillian Lawson!