One of our more famous venues has been cleared of most of the shrubbery
that was causing problems and Straightliners in conjunction with Ukbusas website are holding an event over the weekend of
14th and 15th September 2013
Again this is a famous venue in landspeed racing which will be familiar to most competitors and further details about
the airfield are available in the Venues section
We are priveledged to be given the use of the long runway on some midweek datesand these midweek events
are limited entry and will be subject to confirmation due to weather conditions expected.Dates for 2013 are Monday 18th March,Monday
15th April,Tuesday 18th June,Tuesday 23rd July,Monday 21st October.
There will be second official ACU British records
event held at Elvington on Sunday 19th and Monday 20th May and it is hoped this will become a regular fixture in the race
calendar.Last year event was very good with many new ACU British records being reset or established for the first time.
Northern speed trials event for 2013 in conjunction with the World Wheelie competition will be held over the weekend
of August 17th and 18th at Elvington Airfield over a one mile distance.
Places are limited at the moment so
its first come first served.
Noise limits will apply as always and these will be 101db for all "street" bikes
and 106db for "racing" bikes if you are not sure which class you will fall into please ask for clarification before
Camping is available on site during the weekend included with your entry,the organisers will charge £10
on the gate for day entry.
We have been offered a Saturday
in July 2014 to run a one mile standing start event at this MOD site in Norfolk and subject to having enough intrest
we will sort out costings and camping details so please let us know if you wish to attend this new event. Sadly we could raise
enough entries to go ahead with this event in 2013 but hope to hold an event here in 2014,details to follow.