Monthly Archives: January 2016

Winter Trial the last three legs.

It’s been non stop since the last report.          Two countries. Amazing conditions. Great Action. Incredibly Sweden, whilst ajoining Norway along its boarder had little snow. It like they have a switch to change the weather. Within 5km of … Continue reading

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Winter Trial Leg 5

After yesterday’s drama and a very late night we had what seemed an impossibly early start. Now a bit further up the running order progress was a bit easier. The weather is now mild and a lot of the snow … Continue reading

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Winter Trial legs 3 and 4

Not a long blog as we have been very busy on the road in the ice and snow and on the night section. All has gone well but….It’s now 2am and about to go to bed. We snapped a rear … Continue reading

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Winter Trial leg 2

Another 9 hours in the car and 350km later we arrive unscathed at the ski resort of Geilo. Another action packed and busy drive in amazing scenery.    Many extremely icy regularities including one that we got stuck on the … Continue reading

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Winter Trial day 1

A very misty start met us before dawn and a short drive brought us to the first regularity. Simple on paper but very slippery in reality. A steady approach is the best approach on these long events so a sensible … Continue reading

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Winter Trial 2016

It all starts again here in Oslo, Norway. An uneventful flight with route Meister Mark Appleton turned into a public transport saga with a train and metro link to a station near to the hotel. Unfortunately a 800 meter 1:7 … Continue reading

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