About NG Road Racing
The name NG Road Racing (formerly North Gloucestershire Motor Cycle Club), has been synonymous with the sport of motor cycle road racing since it's inception by a group of enthusiasts back in I970. The first race meeting was staged in 1971 at the former aerodrome of Gaydon, in Warwickshire.
Since then, the Club have gone from strength to strength and has grown into one of the countries largest Clubs with over 600 competing members, running a quality Championship Series at the country's top permanent circuits. The Clubs high standing in the sport is reflected by the huge annual prize fund for the Champions and Award Winners thanks to the generosity of it many Sponsors.
Over the years, NG Road Racing has been involved in staging some of the most prestigious race series in the sport, such as: "The King of Castle Combe ". . . "The Fowler's National Prince of Pembrey "... "The British Clubman's Championships ".... "The UK National Sound of Singles" . . . " The UK National Open Formula One Sidecar Challenge ", and most recently, the 250GP ACU National Championship & NG Cup.
Over the years, several notable names have passed through the Club's ranks... Champions National...British...and even World. They all started here. Riders such as Neil Tuxworth.... Roger Burnett.... Steve Parrish.... Trevor Nation.... Steve Patrickson.... Steve Henshaw...and Mick Boddice, all came through the North Glos series. Probably the most respected name to make it to the top is Jock Taylor, who along with his Swedish passenger went on to lift the 1980 World Sidecar Championship. At the time he was backed by Dennis Trollope Racing, who still supports NG Road Racing competitors to this day.
NG Road Racing has a reputation for helping bring young riders through, probably because the Club is still directed by a hard core of enthusiasts, who want to see the sport of motor cycle road racing continue to flourish in the UK.