More in store at the Moor

In Darley Moor, News
Lloyd Shelley by Tony Else

DARLEY Moor Motor Sports Centre has released its 2017 calendar of events, including races, track days, and rider assessment courses.

The Derbyshire airfield and road race circuit will host seven rounds of competition via its home club (Darley Moor MCRRC), as well as a weekend of Vintage Motor Cycle Club racing in May.

Competition events begins Sunday, April 1st with the first round of the Curtis Milner Trophy, and run monthly for six more rounds through the Stars at Darley meeting on the first Sunday in October.

The Former RAF training ground will also hold ten track days throughout the year, open to both racers and non-racers.

Track days will be held on Fridays only, with the first of ten total on March 17th and the final run-out on October 20th.

Additionally, two Basic Skills Assessment courses are schedule for both solos and sidecars on Friday, March 3rd and Friday, October 27th, with the former dedicating its morning session (10:00-13:00) to outfit testing only.

The 2017 Darley Moor Motor Sport Centre race dates are as follows:

Test Day – SAT 1st April – Darley Moor MCRRC

Round 1SUN 2nd April – Darley Moor MCRRC (incl. Round 1 of Curtis Milner Trophy and UK 2 Stroke Cup)

Round 2MON 1st May – Darley Moor MCRRC (incl. Round 2 of Curtis Milner Trophy and Thunderfest 2017)

SAT 20th May Vintage MCC

SUN 21st May Vintage MCC

Round 3SUN 18th June – Darley Moor MCRRC (incl. The 50cc Cup)

Round 4SUN 16th July – Darley Moor MCRRC

Round 5SUN 13th August – Darley Moor MCRRC (incl. Graham Bywater Trophy)

Round 6SUN 17th September – Darley Moor MCRRC (incl. UK 2 Stroke Cup)

Test Day – SAT 7th October – Darley Moor MCRRC

Round 7SUN 8th October – Darley Moor MCRRC (incl. Jake Hingley Trophy and Stars at Darley)


All dates, including track days and training dates, can be found here.

For more information, visit the Darley Moor website.

*Image: Tony Else

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