Barnesbury CC holding BMX Youth Series events

Barnesbury CC are promoting a series of BMX races for beginners from this weekend at the Gallagher Park track in Bedlington.

The club coach youth riders on a weekly basis and the race series is an opportunity for beginners to put their skills into competitive practice.

It is a three-race series and runs on consecutive weeks.

The event starts on Saturday, December 5, at noon and costs £4.

Enter online at and click on BMX.

Meanwhile, the club is starting a Mini Mayhem MTB Youth Series on Saturday, January 9, from noon, also costing £4.

This is a three-race MTB series which is different format to the Muddy Monday events organised by the club in the summer.

The club is also looking for new members. Anyone interested should go to or contact Steve McIntosh or Brian Bayne via the website.