E. Classics Cup in La Nucia

nucia_clasicasThe second round of the Spanish Cup of Classic Trial Motorcycles will take place in La Nucía from April 2 to 3. This event will bring together 120 riders from all over Spain who will compete with classic motorcycles from the 70s and 80s. In this discipline, the spectacularity of the trial is combined with the possibility of seeing in action discontinued and perfectly restored motorcycles for competition, some of which are more than 50 years old.

This event is organized by the Motorcycle Federation of the C.V. and the Spanish Motorcycling Federation with the collaboration of the Off Road Club La Nucía and the City Council of La Nucía. This event will also count towards the Valencian Territorial Championship of Classic Motorcycles.

Classic Trial Bikes

In this discipline of Trial only motorcycles manufactured before 1980, in the pre-80 category and motorcycles manufactured before 1972 in pre-1972 can compete. Therefore, no motorcycle has the current technical improvements such as disc brakes, water cooling, monoshock… etc.

Before each competition, the bikes go through an exhaustive technical check to check that they are still the original model without any technical evolution or improvement.

This Spanish Cup is a technical and mechanical challenge, to keep motorcycles from 50, 40 and 30 years ago in shape.

Schedules and competition

jlq_ppalOn Friday, April 1 , from 9:30 a.m., the training area will open and the technical checks will be carried out on the bikes. The competition will begin on Saturday, April 2 at 9:30 a.m. from the Ciutat Esportiva Camilo Cano, where the Paddock of this Spanish Classic Motorcycle Trial Cup will be located. On Sunday, April 3, from 9:30 a.m., the competition will continue until noon. The start and finish will be at the Ciutat Camilo Cano, next to which there are different scoring areas this year. In total there are 12 scoring zones in this national event. Drivers must complete two laps of the circuit each day of competition. Access will be easy by car, on foot or by motorbike for all fans who want to enjoy the best trial in Spain.

The Ciutat Esportiva Camilo Cano in La Nucía will be the paddock and nerve centre of this seventh round of the Spanish Trial Championship. A total of 120 drivers will participate and the organization estimates that about 1,000 spectators and fans of the world of two wheels will gather.

“Motorsport and trial fans will once again have the unique opportunity to see the best trial riders live in La Nucía, this time on classic bikes. For two days our municipality will host this national championship that will bring together 120 riders and true museum pieces of the history of trial. From the City Council we want to thank the trust placed by the Valencian and Spanish federation to be one of the six venues of the Spanish Cup of Classic Motorcycles” says
Bernabé Cano, mayor of La Nucía.

Photo Caption: Jaime Pérez, Club Off Road La Nucía and Bernabé Cano, Mayor of La Nucía

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