The Beamish Trophy Trial, is run by South Durham Vintage Motorcycle Club.
It was run originally for 27 years by The Friends of Beamish, then by Durham Classic Motorcycle Club from 1998 until handing over to South Durham VMCC in 2008.
The trial covers just over 100 miles of Northern Dales in Cumbria, Durham & Northumberland and has a number of testing off-road sections.
The start and finish is at The New Board Inn, Hill Top, Esh, Co. Durham.
The Awards Ceremony for the 2013 BTT will be held on Thurs 21st November 2013 at The Cricket Club.
The date for the next BTT 2014 (42nd) Sunday 21st September 2014
Why not visit our guestbook and leave us a message?
The BTT, in it's 41st year, once again, ran very successfully on Sun 23rd September 2012. We received over 150 entries and there were 129 starters & 118 finishers.
The 2012 Beamish awards & presentation evening will be held on Thursday 22nd November 2012 7:30pm at Middleton-St-George Cricket Club. DL2 1JQ.
There are some photos on the site of the Travers Trophy Trial from 1921, 1922 & 1929 courtesy of Pathe News. These photos show some of the test hills that we still use today. Check them out on Travers Trials 1920s