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Sunshine all the way at TORC H &...


Mt. Leinster set in the beautiful plains of Carlow/ Wexford can be an unforgiving place when the wind blows and the rain comes. The opposite is also true with Sundays opening TORC Hare and Hound run in glorious spring sunshine for the big participant entry. Liam Kelly and crew temporarily moved from their traditional Kilavullen […]

Fastlane LX Series Rd1 – 7th Ap...


Fastlane will host round 1 of the Longcross series on the 7th April. In Blessington Co Wicklow, Subject to weather conditions. Adult and Veterans ( O’40/ O’50) class entry online available here : Please click on the text when selecting the right riding class from the drop down menu Youth Online entry is available here: Please click on the text when […]

BEC RD2 – Devon


What’s in a name Back in time many Irish Enduros had names:” The Branch Dodgers ”,” Three River Run ”, etc… all with self explanatory meanings. The ACU have followed suit with last Sunday’s BEC event aptly named ”The Brass Monkey” Enduro. By all accounts it was cold, wet with every vehicle towed in and […]

Miles of smiles at Ballyvourney


A tradition for March the West Cork based Rallye never fails to throw up some fantastic riding, a few surprises and great hospitality. Excellently organised by Don, Luke and the team it has become one of the cornerstone Rallye events every year. There were the usual hardcore riders who braved a 330 km run on […]

West Cork Rallye Taster


Priests leap takes no prisoners… West Cork Rallye taster. Forget that there is a sequence :



Recent years have seen ACU riders dominate much of the World Series however the withdrawal of KTM; Husqvarna, Yamaha and Honda from the official FIM series left many riders without a sponsored seat for the 2019 season. Some changed horses others moved to different disciplines more having to bite the bullet and dig into their own […]

It’s a Wexford record

HandH Wexford off road club

In France they say every second house has an off-road bike in the garage …. well Wexford must be the same. They came in their hundreds to the Wexford hare and hound at forth mountain last Sunday. This annual season-opening charity event ( in aid of Pieta house) was brilliantly run by the club volunteers. […]

Honda CRF L Review

crf 450 1

It’s not often we at Enduro. ie get the opportunity to test and report on new bike launches. Generally we report on events but when asked to test Hondas new 450 L the chance was too good to miss. The “adventure” bike market or more Accurately the dual sport market has become increasingly popular with smaller […]

2018 Xmas Run

xmas run

They say Wicklow is the garden county of Ireland, much of which might never be seen if you traverse the major and generally minor roads of the county. If you ride a bike and undertake the after Xmas run brilliantly put together by John Griff you will be fortunate enough to see the garden county […]

Turkeys move South

Southern Turkeys Home

Rosscarbery, West Cork was the venue for the 2018 Turkey run, moved from its stately home in Kilfenora, Clare to this new location. Under the very capable stewardship of Daithi Wright, a local in the area this turned out to be a brilliant event, Rain notwithstanding. Daithi followed his tried and tested formula, find the […]