Racing, events & uplifts

Xmas Charity Uplift - Hopton - Friday 29th December

Weather update 28/12/23: We have inspected the site and trails this afternoon and the event will go ahead as planned.  The parking field is quite wet so please park as directed.


Uplifts will run constantly from 10.30am till 3.30pm with the site opening at 9:30am.

Come and enjoy a relaxed days riding down some fun and fast flowing trails suitable for Trail, Enduro, E-bikes and Downhill bikes.

Parking is based in a field off Bedstone Lane at the bottom of the downhill tracks.

We will provide a toilet and a free pressure washer to use.

On arrival please sign on with one of the uplift team and collect your band to put on your bike. 

If first aid is required please ask any uplift driver for assistance. 

Emergency contact number 07726 904638 (this is printed on the band issued).


Link for navigation through What 3 Words: BROCCOLI.ZAPS.SLICE


From A49 at Craven Arms. Turn onto B4368 signposted Clun. In approx. 2 miles turn left onto B4367 signposted Knighton. Drive through Clungunford to Hopton Heath. Turn right, over railway bridge and then immediately left towards Hopton Castle. Follow narrow road to Hopton Castle. PLEASE DRIVE WITH CAUTION HERE. Turn left by the castle and follow MTB Race signs along Bedstone Lane to parking field on your right side.

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classifications date/time entry fees
Everyone 10:30 29 Dec 2023 £ 35.00
Name Club sponsor
Eddie Adams -
Joel Allport Royal Racing Roots
Scott Arnold -
Dylan Arnold -
Chris Astle -
Tom Attlee -
Declan Bagnall PushRodders
Sebastian Ball -
Craig Ball -
Andrew Birtwistle -
Tristan Botteram -
Jack Buckley -
David Burnham Trickytuned/Sohobikes
Ben Bywater -
David Carr -
Harry Carr TMC - Team Mitchell Cycles
Jake Cartlidge Schwalbe Tyres, Uncrafted UK, Works Components, Silverfish, Mudhugger, sprindex.
Arron Chave -
Woody Clayton -
Phil Clayton -
Kevin Cook Unplugged Racing
Mark Croxall -
Jamie Crump -
Adam Crump Trailhead Bicycle Company
Sebastian Dabek -
Harry Dallow Pearce Cycles
Kieran Davies Schwalbe/Mudhugger
James Dickson -
James Dobson -
Josh Dorrell -
Claire Dorrian Squid Squad
Josh Dyson -
Isaac Eastlake -
Christopher Edwards -
Michael Else -
Tomas Elsmore Impact Racing (UCI MTB Team)
Sean Fairall -
Rikki Farr -
Chris Field -
Jamie Flanagan Squid Squad
Ian Freeman -
Ewan Freeman -
Seb Frost
Calvin Gardner -
Rebecca Good -
George Goodyear Clee Cycles
Ben Grabham -
Stephen Hardcastle -
Harriet Harnden Trek Factory Racing
Jamie Harris -
Carl Hewlett -
Peter Heyward Setchfield cycles
Simon Howard -
Robert Hughes -
Helen Jackson -
Joshua Jackson -
Damian Jackson -
Marcus Jones -
Ian Jones -
Jonathan Kelly -
Steven King -
Gavin Kinsella -
Rachel Kirk -
Richard Kubilius -
William Laws -
Martin Linford Sparkles & Rainbows
Kris Lord -
Joseph Manley RNRMC & Pearce Cycles Tea Boy
Lewis Marston -
Nick Masters Inside Line DH / Trailhead / Bottlecraft Stoke
George May -
Tristan Mayor -
Laurie Mills UKMTBC
Di Mitchell -
Matthew Moffatt -
Ted Moffatt -
Stuart Mundy -
Gethin Owen Pushrodders
Ben Payne Phathead downhill
Oliver Pearce Pearce Cycles
Andrew Phillips -
Adam Pinnell -
Ben Pinnell TBC racing
Theo Powell -
Darren Powell -
Alex Ramshaw -
Adam Revill -
Mark Riley -
Evan Rocke -
Tom Salmon -
Ted Sanders -
Oscar Shipway -
Harry Simpson -
Robert Smail -
Rhys Smith -
James Speedie -
James Spencer -
Rich Staples -
Graham Steel -
Joe Steel -
Jess Stone Scott Sports UK | Mudhugger
Daniel Taylor -
Nigel Thomas -
Andrew Trafford -
Callum Turner -
Neil Tyler -
Bobby Tyler -
Rhys Viner -
Jack Viner The Trailhead Bicycle company
Jack Waller Heales Cycles
Stuart Warrior -
Carl Watson -
James Weeks Katy Curd Coaching
David Williams -
Rich Wiltshire BSD Racing Team, Viris Brand, Patina Clothing, Recoil Suspension
Matt Woolley -
Peter Yates The Good Bicycle Company