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

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Shows and Events

4 May 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

12 May 2019
Spring Auto Jumble 
Held at the Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum New Milton, Hants BH25 5SZ www.sammymiller.co.uk

18 May 2019
Kempton Park Autojumble 
Kempton Jumble now accommodates at least 250 stalls for regular traders and is a very useful venue for enthusiasts having "clear outs". Kempton Park, Middlesex, TW16 5AQ www.kemptonparkautojumble.co.uk

18 May 2019
Southern Classic Bike Show & MC Jumble 
Huge selection of jumble stalls and trade stands offering bargains on all sorts of motorcycle items and project bikes Kempton Park, Middlesex, TW16 5AQ www.kemptonparkautojumble.co.uk/southern-classic-show.html

18-19 May 2019
MCN Festival of Motorcycling 
Don’t call it the BMF, but that’s what it used to be - biggest bike event in the UK East of England Showground, Peterborough, PE2 6EA www.mcnfestival.com

19 May 2019
Triumph Meet 
Held at the Sammy Miller Motorcycle Museum New Milton, Hants BH25 5SZ www.sammymiller.co.uk

24-26 May 2019
Bike Shed Show 
Europe's biggest and best independent annual motorcycle show Tobacco Dock, London E1W 2SF www.universe.com/events/bike-shed-london-2019-tickets-XRD9SK

31 May 2019
Ireland Bikefest Killarney 
Ireland BikeFest Killarney promises to be bigger and better than ever Killarney, Co Kerry, Ireland www.irelandbikefest.com

 

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Social Meets

2 May 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

2-6 May 2019
RIDE Cymru Knievels 2019 
Charity ride around the perimeter of Wales Around Wales, starting in Wrexham www.ridecymru.com

3-5 May 2019
BMAD Festival 
There will be thousands of bikes arriving along the sea front and plenty to see all weekend. Paignton Seafront, Devon TQ4 6BW www.bmad.co.uk/festival

12th May 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

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

1 May 2019
FIM MXGP / MX2 Motocross World Championship 
The premier championship of motocross racing, plus support events. Shanghai, China www.mxgp.com

3-4 May 2019
Tandragee 100 
Ireland's best national Road Race! Tandragee, Craigavon, NI www.tandragee100.co.uk/

3-5 May 2019
MotoGP Round 4, including Moto E 
Three classes of world class racing, plus a brand new Moto-E class at limited races. Jerez, Spain www.motogp.com

4-6 May 2019
Bennetts British Superbike Championship - Round 2 
The most biggest and best national Championship in the world, sponsored by Bennetts. Oulton Park, Cheshire, CW6 9BW www.britishsuperbike.com

5 May 2019
Straightliners 
Bike only RWYB event inc round 3 of the straightliners series Lancaster Raceway, East Kirkby PE23 4BP www.straightlinersonline.co.uk/events/category/58-championship.html

6 May 2019
Darley Moor Racing and Thunderfest 2019 
Round 2 of the Series plus Thunder Fest 2019 and Curtis Milner Cup Darley Moor, Derbyshire DE6 2ET www.darleymoor.co.uk

6-11 May 2019
Scottish Six Day Trial 
The "Scottish" has been completely based at Fort William since the 1977 Fort William, Highlands www.ssdt.org

9-11 May 2019
FIM Endurance World Championship - Round 3 
The ultimate test of rider and bike durability. 8 Hours of Slovakia Ring, Slovakia www.fim.com

10-12 May 2019
World Enduro Championship - Round 2 
The championship features three classes, along with separate categories for junior and female riders. Santaigo de Compostela, Spain www.fim.com

10-12 May 2019
World Superbike Championship - Round 5 
Now with three races per round, the action is spread over two days. Imola, Italy www.wsbk.com

11-12 May 2019
IRRC Hengelo 
Formerly the 3 Nations Cup, the European Road Racing Series Hengelo, Netherlands www.irrc.eu

12 May 2019
FIM MXGP / MX2 Motocross World Championship 
The premier championship of motocross racing, plus support events. TBA, Italy www.mxgp.com

12-13 May 2019
Endurance Legends 
4-Hour classic motorcycle endurance race at Donington Park Donington Park, Derby, DE74 2RP www.endurancelegends.co.uk

12-18 May 2019
North West 200 
Dubbed "The Triangle", based around the towns of Coleraine, Portrush and Portstewart, in Northern Ireland. Portrush Rd, Portstewart BT55 7DD www.northwest200.org

17-19 May 2019
World Enduro Championship - Round 3 
The championship features three classes, along with separate categories for junior and female riders. Valpacos, Portugal www.fim.com

17-19 May 2019
MotoGP Round 5, including Moto E 
Three classes of world class racing, plus a brand new Moto-E class at limited races. Le Mans, France www.motogp.com

18 May 2019
World Speedway Championship - Round 1 
Sideways action from the FIM World series Warsaw, Poland www.fim.com

18-19 May 2019
BEMSEE 
Club racing at its finest. Brands Hatch, Kent, DA3 8NG www.bemsee.net

18-19 May 2019
British Historic Racing 
The vintage Motorcycle Club race series over 6 events Darley Moor, Derbyshire DE6 2ET www.britishhistoricracing.co.uk

18-19 May 2019
300 Curves of Gustav Havel 
ACCR Supermono Championship, Road Racing Cup Horice, Czechia www.amkhorice.cz/en/races/300-curves/

19 May 2019
FIM MXGP / MX2 Motocross World Championship 
The premier championship of motocross racing, plus support events. Aguida, Portugal www.mxgp.com

24-26 May 2019
Bennetts British Superbike Championship - Round 3 
The most biggest and best national Championship in the world, sponsored by Bennetts. Donington Park, Derby, DE74 2RP www.britishsuperbike.com

24-27 May 2019
The FIA/FIM Main Event 
The 1st round of the FIA European Championship presents 4 days of high speed drag racing action over the Bank Holiday weekend. Santapod Raceway, Beds, NN29 7XA www.santapod.co.uk

25 May - 7 June 2019
TT 2019 
The ultimate 'must see it' event for motorsport fans across the globe Isle of Man www.iomtt.com

25-27 May 2019
MX Masters Kids UK 
The elite of british youth motocross all in one place for the ultimate mx event Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk IP28 8QL www.facebook.com/mxmasterkidsuk

26 May 2019
FIM MXGP / MX2 Motocross World Championship 
The premier championship of motocross racing, plus support events. St Jean d'Angely, France www.mxgp.com

 

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Track Days

1 May 2019
California Superbike School 
Levels 1 to 4 of the CSS Course - Check for availability and pricing Donington Park, Derby, DE74 2RP www.superbikeschool.co.uk

2 May 2019
California Superbike School 
Levels 1 to 4 of the CSS Course - Check for availability and pricing Donington Park, Derby, DE74 2RP www.superbikeschool.co.uk

8 May 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

10 May 2019
BENNETTS EXCLUSIVE - California Superbike School - Track Day 
Come join other Bennetts customers at our exclusive day - Track Day Donington Park, Derby, DE74 2RP www.ssl-events.co.uk/schedule/bennetts

13 May 2019
BENNETTS EXCLUSIVE - California Superbike School - Cornering Confidence Academy 
Come join other Bennetts customers at our exclusive day - Cornering Confidence Academy Bedford Autodrome, Beds, MK44 2YP www.superbikeschool.co.uk/schedule/bennettsart

13th & 14th May 2019
Yamaha Racing Experience
Run over two days the aim of the Yamaha Racing Experience is to help every rider to develop and enhance their track riding potential. Silverstone, Northants, NN12 8TN https://yre.yamaha-motor.eu/

15 May 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

20 May 2019
BENNETTS EXCLUSIVE - California Superbike School - Cornering Confidence Academy 
Come join other Bennetts customers at our exclusive day - Cornering Confidence Academy Oulton Park, Cheshire, CW6 9BW www.superbikeschool.co.uk/schedule/bennettsart

22 May 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 May 2019
California Superbike School 
Levels 1 to 4 of the CSS Course - Check for availability and pricing Brands Hatch, Kent, DA3 8NG www.superbikeschool.co.uk

29 May 2019
California Superbike School 
Levels 1 to 4 of the CSS Course - Check for availability and pricing Brands Hatch, Kent, DA3 8NG www.superbikeschool.co.uk

 

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Ride Outs

27 May 2019
Margate Meltdown 
The 12th annual Margate Meltdown is the most recently established of Ace Cafe London’s free to attend major ride outs. Ace Café, Stonebridge, NW10 7UD www.acecafe.com/event/margate-meltdown-2018

 

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