Motorrad Central Extreme Challenge Weekend – 27th & 28th August 2011.
The inaugural Motorrad Central Scotland Extreme Challenge Weekend is drawing nearer and the Off Road Skills team has begun it’s preparations for the trip to Knockhill, Scotland. With almost the entire GS fleet making the trip, along with most of our instructor team and Simon himself, the weekend is shaping up to be big.
Admission to the event itself is free, where you will be able to browse all of the stands on show, watch the activities, take a BMW demonstrator bike for a ride around the local roads, check out Mattie Griffin’s awesome stunt skills, test your own wheelie talent, see some great Live music and camp at the venue.
Extreme GS Off-Road Challenge.
Motorrad Central Scotland have been working closely with the Off Road Skills Team,to bring the Extreme experience to the Knockhill. With the complete off-road fleet being brought to Scotland for the first time, you can join in the Off-Road Adventure led by Pavey and his team. Don’t worry if you haven’t ridden off-road before, there will be beginner, intermediate and expert levels along with a choice of BMW models including the R 1200 GS, F 800 GS, F 650 GS and G 650 X.
The event will be a GS trials skills challenge, purely for fun! Your ability and experience level doesn’t matter, it’s all about having a go. The challenge will take place on our bikes, so you don’t need to worry about any damage either.
The entry fee is £185 and includes:
- Competition Fees
- Access to all on site activities at Knockhill (except the track day activity)
- Use of the BMW motorcycles within the confines of taking part in the event
Weekend Bike Trackday – 2 FULL days of Bike Trackday sessions (Novice, Intermediate & Advanced). The trackday is for ALL makes of Bikes. Track time 9am – 5pm both days. £130 per day (10% off for booking both days).
S 1000 RR Race Track Event – Experience the thrill of the powerful BMW S 1000 RR Supersport with track tuition from Dennis Hobbs, Terry Rymer, Iain Duffus & Brian Morrison. Racers are allowed to attend in the Expert session.
Off Road on your own Bike - Take your own off road bike out for only £5 donation to the Multiple Sclerosis Therapy Centre.
Free BMW Demonstrator ride-outs – There will be over 30 bikes available for you to test on the local roads over the weekend
Free Stunt Shows – The awesome BMW stunt rider Mattie Griffin will be performing here both days.
Moto GP Wheelie Machine – Ever fancied pulling a proper wheelie?! You can test your skills on the Wheelie Machine – without falling off!!
Live Music – Saturday Live Bands until late including; Electric Bangarangs, Dirty Cannon, Ninetysixfour, The River 68′s, Kontroband, Extreme 80′s, Gary Mullen & The Works perform one night of queen.
Sunday live bands – Val Verde, Loud n proud, SizeQueen, Kontroband
Charity Auction (Sat night) – There will be some great items at the Charity Auction on Saturday night (main stage!)
FREE Camping onsite – Make a weekend of it! Space available for tents, Caravans & Motor homes and its FREE! (Saturday only)
For more information or to book in you can call Motorrad Central Scotalnd on 0141 762 3443 or 0131 654 2777.
Originally Posted on August 9th, 2011