|Sussing out the river section!|
|Even JEEP trust us to ride bikes over their brand new vehicles!|
Rolls at Hook Woods, already a titled winner and a star of the future.
Charlie started his competitions at Crowthorne Cycle Trials Club
and at TykeTrial Club.|
Morewood, a regular attendee at BIU World events and world titles. Adam
started trials at the TykeTrial Club on his 6th birthday!|
|Sam Shepherd at Bob Macgregor, a winner for the future?|
is the art and skill of riding your bike over and between obstacles,
showing balance and fitness. Ideally not touching the 'section' with
anything except the bike's tyres!
people ride special 20" wheeled bikes, or even smaller for the younger
children. Other people ride 26" mountain bikes, others ride the newish
24" bikes. It really doesn't matter which. The
aim is to ride your bike, learn new skills, make new friends and to
along to a competition, classes at clubs start with Beginners, Novice,
Intermediate, Expert and Elite ~ self-graded on ability.
competitions a go in 2016, you don't need to be the best, classes are
available for all riding abilities, just come along, meet new people,
learn new skills in a great atmosphere, and have a good
the riders pictured started trials in club and British national
competitions, they weren't all as good to start as you see them in
photos now ... you could be one of them in the future - just give it a
To find out more about competitions, check out this video ...
|Biketrial UK Federation Constitution |
Biketrial UK Federation exists in order to:
the ideals of good citizenship through the disciplines inherent in
sporting activity |
|make it easier for riders and organisers to participate|
|promote and further the sport of Biketrial in the United Kingdom |
|monitor and supervise the quality of National, Regional and Club Trial events|
|encourage international participation both at home and abroad (UCI and BIU)|
|work and co-operate with international event organisers and competitors|
Aims and Objectives
encourage growth of the sport, and therefore youth involvement, by
developing and enabling systems for new groups/clubs to embrace.|
|To improve the quality of the Biketrial sport in the UK |
|providing venues of a quality appropriate for National Championship standard|
|providing facilities appropriate for National Championship attention |
|providing awards suitable for National Championship level |
|seeking new boundaries for the sport|
Biketrial to the people with new venues in prominent places with no
restrictions on participation.|
increase public interest and to raise media attention in order to
encourage a growth of the importance of the sport in the UK. |
|To enhance Britain's standing in the World ranking of Biketrial.|
|To prepare competitions for, and to encourage international competitors. |
Membership of BikeTrial UK Federation
to be elected are Chairman and Administrator. Each Officer has one
vote, with the Chairman holding the casting vote when required.
participating Biketrial UK Federation club may send two representatives
to meetings and each club has two votes.
addition, delegates are invited to attend meetings from the following
biketrial/cycling bodies: BIU; UCI; British Cycling.
a look through this website at all the clubs and national events, check
out the ones closest to you and come along and give it a go.
|We all start somewhere - |
even just avoiding obstacles is an art!
2015 the awards were presented to the winners by Danny Macaskill,
Alistair Clarkson and Duncan Shaw of the video and Rock'n'roll fame ...
All three were regular attendees of British Trials in their youth!
Well done on a successful career guys! Even now they
sometimes appear at a Scottish Biketrial Club event!|
World Cup winner 2015, Jack Carthy, chatting with spectators at Bob
Macgregor. Jack started his amazing fame at the TykeTrial Club
and British Trials Cups, never missing a single trial in years.
The hard work was worth it Jack - just keep up the practice!|
Burton at Hook Woods, a well-known player at UCI World Cups and trials
demos started his training at Essex Biketrial Club.|
|Sam Oliver at Bob Macgregor, often seen at World Cups and British competitions, started his time at TykeTrial Club.|
can't picture and name every British rider who's had great achievements
internationally over the years, there's too many of them - but all of
them started out at one of the British Clubs - go on ... it could be