BikeSocial's Guide to events, shows, meets, ride outs, what to do and where to go in August 2019

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Shows and Events

2-4 August 2019
Yorkshire Pudding Rally 
Chilled out atmosphere, fantastic band line up, real ale marquee Escrick Park, York YO19 6LB www.mapevents.co.uk/info.html

3 August 2019
Rufforth Autojumble 
The auto jumble takes place every first Saturday of the month all year round Rufforth Park, Yorks, YO23 3QH www.rufforthautojumble.com

3-4 August 2019
Festival of Wheels 
An intoxicating mix of cars, bikes, trucks and all things motoring come together over two superb days for the Festival of Wheels. Trinity Park, Ipswich IP3 8UH www.motorshowevents.com/festival-wheels-2018

3-4 August 2019
Llanbikefest 
Guest of Honour - John McGuinness Llangollen, Denbighshire LL20 8SW www.llanbikefest.co.uk/

17 August 2019
Capel Classic Car & Bike Show 
From humble beginnings in the early 90's it has now become one of the most anticipated shows in the season of Classic Shows. Capel, Surrey RH5 5HP www.capelcarshow.com

17-19 August 2019
BMF Dambuster Rally 
The BMF has decades of experience organising some of the best motorcycle shows andrallies throughout the UK Coningsby, Lincs LN4 4PL www.bmf.co.uk/events/show/147

18 August 2019
Tewkesbury Classic Vehicle Festival 
Over 1000 classic vehicles will be represented, from the dawn of the motoring era, to pre-war, post-war, American, sports cars to custom cars and hot rods. Tewkesbury, Gloucs GL20 8DF www.tewkesburycvf.org

25 August 2019
Ripon Summer Classic Car & Bike Show & Autojumble 
Over 500 classic vehicles will be on show including cars, motorcycles, vans, commercials, trucks, and ex-military vehicles. Ripon Racecourse, Yorks HG4 1UG www.markwoodwardclassicevents.com/21st-ripon-classic-car-bike-show-auto-jumble

31st August 2019 - 1st September 2019
Donington Hall Annual Burnout 2019
Watch your favourite racing legends battle it out on track and if you fancy doing a lap then bring your very own motorcycle and enjoy track sessions – any era welcome! Donington Hall, Castle Donington, Derby, DE74 2SG https://doningtonhall.com/burnout/

 

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Social Meets

1 August 2019
Krazy Horse Bike Night 
Krazy Horse was started by Paul Beamish as a hobby when he couldn't get the bike parts he needed locally. Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP32 6NU www.krazyhorse.co.uk

4 August 2019
Institute of Advanced Motorcyclists (IAM) 
Held at the Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum New Milton, Hants BH25 5SZ www.sammymiller.co.uk

11th August 2019
Ramsey Classic Bike Meet
All Bikes, old and new, welcome. Hot drinks, sausage/bacon rolls and full english breakfast available. The Jolly Sailor Pub, Gt Whyte, Ramsey, Cambs PE26 1HH Contact

17 August 2019
Yamaha TR1 Rally 
Held at the Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum New Milton, Hants BH25 5SZ www.sammymiller.co.uk

23-26 August 2019
Thunder in the Glens 
Run by Dunedin HOG Chapter in partnership with Edinburgh Harley Davidson, Dunedin’s sponsoring dealership. Aviemore, Scotland PH22 1PN www.dunedinhog.com

Weekly
Old Rose & Crown Bike Night  
Weekly Friday night bike night with a top BBQ, running from Spring to Autumn https://www.facebook.com/groups/1734341856825692

 

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Race Meets

2-4 August 2019
MotoGP Round 10 
Three classes of world class racing, plus a brand new Moto-E class at limited races. Brno, Czechia www.motogp.com

2-4 August 2019
Bennetts British Superbike Championship - Round 7 
The most biggest and best national Championship in the world, sponsored by Bennetts. Thruxton, Hants, SP11 8PW www.britishsuperbike.com

3 August 2019
World Speedway Championship - Round 5 
Sideways action from the FIM World series Wrocklaw, Poland www.fim.com

3-4 August 2019
BEMSEE 
Club racing at its finest. Cadwell Park, Lincs, NL11 9SE www.bemsee.net

4 August 2019
Darley Moor Racing 
Round 5 of the Series Darley Moor, Derbyshire DE6 2ET www.darleymoor.co.uk

4 August 2019
FIM MXGP / MX2 Motocross World Championship 
The premier championship of motocross racing, plus support events. Lommel, Belgium www.mxgp.com

5-10 August 2019
Ulster Grand Prix 
The world's fastest Road Race Dundrod, Northern Ireland www.ulstergrandprix.net

9-11 August 2019
MotoGP Round 11, including Moto E 
Three classes of world class racing, plus a brand new Moto-E class at limited races. Red Bull Ring, Austria www.motogp.com

10-11 August 2019
British Historic Racing 
The vintage Motorcycle Club race series over 6 events Three Sisters, Wigan WN4 8DD www.britishhistoricracing.co.uk

10-11 August 2019
Straightliners 
Bike only RWYB event inc round 4 of the straightliners series Lancaster Raceway, East Kirkby PE23 4BP www.straightlinersonline.co.uk/events/category/58-championship.html

16-18 August 2019
Bennetts British Superbike Championship - Round 8 
The most biggest and best national Championship in the world, sponsored by Bennetts. Cadwell Park, Lincs, NL11 9SE www.britishsuperbike.com

16-26 August 2019
Classic TT 
The biggest and most important series of races for classic motorcycles on the planet! Isle of Man www.iomtt.com/classic-tt

16-30 August 2019
Manx Grand Prix 
The MGP or Manx is considered to be the amateur rider's alternative and a learning experience for the Isle of Man TT races held in May/June Isle of Man www.manxgrandprix.org

17 August 2019
World Speedway Championship - Round 6 
Sideways action from the FIM World series Malilla, Sweden www.fim.com

17-18 August 2019
IRRC Horice 
Formerly the 3 Nations Cup, the European Road Racing Series Horice, Czechia www.irrc.eu

18 August 2019
6 Heures Moto Endurance Race 
The only modern motorcycle endurance race in Belgium Spa Francochamps, Belgium www.6heuresmoto.com

18 August 2019
FIM MXGP / MX2 Motocross World Championship 
The premier championship of motocross racing, plus support events. Frauenfeld/Gachnang, Switzerland www.mxgp.com

23-25 August 2019
MotoGP Round 12 
Three classes of world class racing, plus a brand new Moto-E class at limited races. Silverstone, Northants, NN12 8TN www.motogp.com

24-25 August 2019
Dawn to Dusk Enduro 
Up to 4 races run concurrently as part of the Dawn to Dusk Enduro event. Vale of Neath, Wales www.dawntoduskenduro.co.uk

25 August 2019
FIM MXGP / MX2 Motocross World Championship 
The premier championship of motocross racing, plus support events. Uddevalla, Sweden www.mxgp.com

26-28 August 2019
FIM Endurance World Championship - Round 5 
The ultimate test of rider and bike durability. Suzuka 8 Hour, Japan www.fim.com

31 August 2019
World Speedway Championship - Round 7 
Sideways action from the FIM World series Teterow, Germany www.fim.com

31 August - 1 September 2019
Motorcycle Grand National 
Gripping competitive action with over 20 races held each day. Commemorating Barry Sheene Castle Combe, Wilts SN14 7EY www.castlecombecircuit.co.uk

 

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Track Days

5 August 2019
California Superbike School 
Levels 1 to 4 of the CSS Course - Check for availability and pricing Bedford Autodrome, Beds, MK44 2YP www.superbikeschool.co.uk

6 August 2019
California Superbike School 
Levels 1 to 4 of the CSS Course - Check for availability and pricing Bedford Autodrome, Beds, MK44 2YP www.superbikeschool.co.uk

7 August 2019
Ron Haslam Race School 
Motorcycle experiences on the Donington Park Grand Prix circuit with expert tuition from Ron Haslam Donington Park, Derby, DE74 2RP www.haslamraceschool.com

13 August 2019
BENNETTS EXCLUSIVE - California Superbike School - Track Day 
Come join other Bennetts customers at our exclusive day - Track Day Cadwell Park, Lincs, NL11 9SE www.ssl-events.co.uk/schedule/bennetts

14 August 2019
Ron Haslam Race School 
Motorcycle experiences on the Donington Park Grand Prix circuit with expert tuition from Ron Haslam Donington Park, Derby, DE74 2RP www.haslamraceschool.com

21 August 2019
Ron Haslam Race School 
Motorcycle experiences on the Donington Park Grand Prix circuit with expert tuition from Ron Haslam Donington Park, Derby, DE74 2RP www.haslamraceschool.com

28 August 2019
Ron Haslam Race School 
Motorcycle experiences on the Donington Park Grand Prix circuit with expert tuition from Ron Haslam Donington Park, Derby, DE74 2RP www.haslamraceschool.com

 

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Ride Outs

 

10th - 16th August 2019
Barbersride 2019
A group of barbering & bike-obsessed chums will congregate at The Speakeasy Barbershop in Liverpool in anticipation of their 3RD ANNUAL BARBERSRIDE. BarbersRide was the brainchild of a group of passionate barber & biker buddies - their shared passion for barbering and motorbikes was the catalyst to planning a 5-day UK road-trip adventure. 188a Rainhill Road, Rainhill, Merseyside, L35 4PL www.barbersride.com

 

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