The UK National 4X series sponsored by Hayes and Manitou starts this weekend in Chicksands, Bedfordshire. This year’s series is set to be better than ever, with a new group of professional riders entering the fray to duke it out with the established names with all hoping to get their hands on the £10,000 worth of prizes up for grabs.
The first race of the year is always the most popular, and a big crowd is expected in Bedfordshire this weekend. Beds Fat Trax, the club who run the track have extended the track and added a flat corner before the new finish line.
Top riders including Scott Beaumont (
Random start gates are being introduced this year so that the starts are based on riding skill than being quickest out of the gate – the kind of start gates used in world cup races.
Full details of how to enter and where to watch the whole series can be found on the NPS website.