Horsham Riders Club Motorcycle Trials in Surrey & Sussex

About & Venues etc

Horsham Riders Club (HR) provides club level sport and activites for riders on two
wheels. For motorcycle trials riders an AMCA trial is run once a month. Most HR events take
place in and around West Sussex/Surrey.

CLUB CONTACTS Website : www.horshamriders.co.uk

Club Secretary: Fiona Husband - 01306 712317
Trials: Mike Husband - 01403 257626
Team Manager: Adrian Holloway 07909 019002

Email contributions : fiona@horshamriders.co.uk

Chairman : Ian McCulloch

Founder:  Dick Husband - Cuckmere Farm, Old Holbrook,

Horsham, West Sussex. RH12 4TW 01403 257094
For email - use contact form on webpage

SITE LOCATIONS
Entrance indicated on day by blue HR arrows. NO ROUTE MARKING IS ERECTED -
ENSURE YOU KNOW VENUE/LOCATION.
SHEEPHOVEL WOODS, MANNINGS HEATH, WEST SUSSEX ...RH13 6HY  is up the road a bit!
2 miles SE Horsham on A281 by Birchenbridge Pond, gate on left.
ROME WOODS, CAPEL Rd, Rusper SURREY RH12 4PZ
2 miles West Rusper on Capel Road. Just past New Barn Farm, gate opposite into woods.
NORTHLANDS WOODS, LANGHURST, NR RUSPER, WEST SUSSEX
2 miles SW Rusper. A264 turn N to Rusper. 1st turning on left -  green lane. 1st left into Old Holbrook, gate on right.
KINGSFOLD, turn onto A29 marches road,  from A24 in Kingsfold, gate on right in 1/4 mile.

PLEASE NOTE THESE SITES ARE ON PRIVATE LAND AND MAY ONLY BE RIDDEN ON EVENT DAYS BY
PERSONS WHO HAVE ENTERED THE EVENT OR OFFICIATE

EVENTS, DATES, RESULTS AND AWARDS
EVENTS ARE LISTED IN THE CLUB NEWSLETTER which is posted to you each month.
Motorcycle events are published in TMX and MCN. M We do not give awards in club events, we believe you play games for fun and try
hard to win. No awards means lower costs and if we make a surplus we donate to Riders
for Health. Awards are given for series and special events.

YOUR COOPERATION AT EVENTS IS IMPORTANT
DO NOT RIDE IN THE PARKING AREA OR PRACTICE ANYWHERE WITHOUT
PERMISSION.
TAKE ALL LITTER HOME PLEASE, THE LAND MUST BE LEFT TIDY.
ONLY RIDE THE COURSE THAT IS MARKED OUT & ONLY AT PERMITTED TIMES.

Parking must be all off the road. Early arrivals please park as far into the site as you can
and do not block the entrance.
Be prepared to show your membership card when you sign on.
Conform to the instructions of those officiating at the event.
Only persons who have signed on and entered the event may ride on the land unless
given permission by an official,
Signs erected on courses e.g. please dismount for bridleway crossing MUST BE
ADHERED TO.

MOTORCYCLE TRIALS
Club trials are on 1st Sunday in every month or dates shown in Newsletter. Enter on day. 3
routes white, blue and yellow (white hardest). Punch cards, self score. A South Coast
Group observed trial is run annually. Participation with other AMCA clubs provides a trial for
HR members every weekend. Scoring is on 1, 2, 3, 5 system i.e. 1 - a single dab, 2 = 2
dabs, 3 = footing as much as you like, 5 = stop or wrong route. Results are shown in full in
the monthly Newsletter. Occasionally we run other types of trial e.g. American score
system, all notified in the club Newsletter.

AFFILIATIONS AND INSURANCE
For motorcycle events HR is affiliated to the AMCA. Through them riders and officials have
personal injury insurance under AMCA rules.

WE NEED YOU TO HELP
HR runs up to 15 events a year. To enable this you agree on joining to help run an
event at least once a year. A duty list of names on the web page will inform you when it’s
your turn. If you are not available on the date requested arrange to swap or phone your
team manager.

SOCIAL EVENTS
HR runs camping weekends and barbecue evenings during the summer months.

CLOTHING AND STICKERS
Club Riding shirts are available and the Club logo is available on a variety of other garments
- ask for details.
Two free club stickers are issued free of charge when you join the club.
Extra stickers are available.

MEMBERSHIP
Membership is for the current year - renewal forms sent out in January. Members joining
after September pay the full rate but will have discount on renewal. Family membership is
available for members partners/children under 16 living at the same address. Individual or
family membership includes one newsletter and one vote at AGM.

NEWSLETTER
Newsletter discontinued, now web page and Facebook only.

CHARITY
The Club supports ‘Riders for Health’, a charity that organises and supplies motorcycles to
health workers in various African countries. The club camping weekend donates takings to
RFH and any surplus over the year.

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