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Committee Digest: November 2019

We had a lot to discuss this month.  To start with, we discussed how we deal with memberships and event entries.  You’ll be pleased to hear that we’ve decided to move to an online system, which will be up [click. . .]

Club Night

Our monthly Club Night is held on the first Tuesday of each month from about 8.30pm at The OC’s Pavilion, Colston’s School, Stapleton BS16 1BJ. We have exclusive use of a room with bar. View Larger Map [click. . .]

2019 Autumn NavScatter: Results

Organisers Ady Taylor and Dave Greenslade welcomed seven crews who competed in this year’s Autumn Nav Scatter, a mixture of new and more experienced pairings. A slightly different format this time as the route [click. . .]

Committee Digest: October 2019

This month, the committee discussed the Westonzoyland Autosolo, which ran exceedingly well, thanks to the organising team and timekeepers as well as the drivers listening well to direction.  We also agreed to buy [click. . .]

2019 Allen Classic Trial: Entries Open

We are now accepting entries for the Allen Classic Trial on Sunday 24th November.  We are also looking for marshals to run the event; just a few hours of your day at a hill. Please contact Mark Tooth 01454 329231 or [click. . .]

Committee Digest: September 2019

A little late with the digest this month, just in time to remind you of club night this Tuesday at Colston’s School in Stapleton.  We didn’t have much to discuss this month, with little to review from [click. . .]

October 2019 NavScatter: Entries Open

On 18th October, our first NavScatter of the winter season is being run by Ady Taylor and Dave Greenslade.  The event starts at Castle Court Car Park in Thornbury, BS35 2BQ (OS 172/ST635 901) with signing on from 18:45 [click. . .]

2019 Summer Autosolo Results

Our event last week ran brilliantly with the hard work put in by the organising team.  Despite the large entry list, we were in the pub by 16:15!  Here’s the results, with congratulations to Dave Greenslade for [click. . .]

2020 Winter Karting

Bristol Motor Club are running a non-profit fun karting event for members on Friday January 17th 2020. It’s a great opportunity for a bit of fun in the quiet winter season and to blow away the Christmas cobwebs. (For [click. . .]

Committee Digest: August 2019

Website Overhaul We discussed how we’d like to overhaul the website.  We’ve made changes in the last few months to the layout and the way we present information on the website.  Posts to the website are [click. . .]

On This Day: 18th July 1965

We ran our first ever 3 lap sprint at Castle Combe Circuit on this day in 1965.  The event was stopped early due to some local residents who objected and the future of the circuit was in jeopardy.  Two of our members [click. . .]

Committee Digest: July 2019

Club Displays We had the club gazebo on the Chipping Sodbury Classic Run held by the Rotary Club.  A few members attended and enjoyed themselves.  We also ran a small display at Heathfest.  We had poor attendance [click. . .]

Event Filming: The Plan

You may have seen some of the amazing footage Hillclimb.tv has been producing recently and also some of the videos we’ve compiled of recent events.  We’ve wanted to step this up for a while.  In fact, [click. . .]

Marshals Required: Dick Mayo Sprint

The Bristol Motor Club Dick Mayo Sprint takes place at Castle Combe on Saturday 27th July 2019. To enable this event to run safely and smoothly we need 40+ Marshals for circuit posts, paddock and start line duties. No [click. . .]
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