Event Round-up…. Craigantlet

The second and final offshore event of the championship season, at Craigantlet Hill on the outskirts of Belfast, Northern Island saw a very small entry of National runners line-up for the public road course in what can only be described as Biblical conditions…

Craigantlet Hillclimb

Conditions were very tricky, but mostly consistent, at the once a year Ulster venue.

 

 

During the morning of the one-day event, it rained and rained and rained some more!

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Cultra Delivers New Champions and Debuts

Whilst the British Hillclimb Championship contenders were sunning themselves at Doune Hillclimb in Scotland, just across the Irish Sea in Northern Ireland competitors were in action at the historic Cultra Hillclimb.

Andy Hawthorne Reynard

Andy Hawthorne took FTD with his ex. Formula Vauxhall Lotus Reynard

 

Our Ulster Correspondent Tony Gregory was there and has kindly provided us with a cracking report as always….

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Countdown to Cultra

We are less than a fortnight away from one of the highlights of the Northern Irish Hillclimb year, the popular Cultra hillclimb near Belfast.

MGB Cultra Hillclimb

 

Our Ulster Correspondent Tony Gregory has sent us over the latest updates from the competition secretary, highlighting the entries which will surely be stars of the show at the event on 14th June.

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Season Catch-up Part 1

Over the past few weeks, the day job has well and truly interfered with the flow of news and event reports on this site.

Graham Thompson GTR Turbo

Graham Thompson’s 2013 form continued into the new season at Croft (thanks to Raceline Photography).

 

To try to play catch-up a little and get back on track with all of the goings-on around the regions, we will have a look back at the start of the season over the next couple of days.

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Minis, Mods & Monsters!

Looking forward to the new season, it is great to receive some news regarding the plans of one of the biggest events on the Western side of the Irish Sea in 2014.

Belga MG Metro 6R4

Belga MG Metro 6R4 on static display at Cultra  (thanks to Reinis Babrovskisr).

 

Our Ulster Correspondent Tony Gregory has very kindly sent us some info on the 2014 Cultra Hillclimb event, which is held near Holywood, Country Down, very close to Belfast.

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Cultra 2013 Remembers and Showcases

Our Ulster Correspondent Tony Gregory has kindly sent us this brilliant report from last weekends Cultra Hillclimb, near Belfast.

Adrian Mulholland Ford Escort RS

Adrian Mullholland attacks Cultra Hillclimb (thanks to Reinis Babrovskis)

 

Northern Ireland’s high octane garden party, Cultra Hillclimb (Saturday 1st June 2013) once again featured a principal theme which this year showcased ‘Women in Motorsport’ and in support the Thoroughbred Sports Car Club(NI) initiated a Ladies Handicap in memory of one of Ireland’s most successful competitors Gabriel Konig.

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