The Scottish Auto Cycle Union (SACU) is the governing body for motorcycle sport in Scotland. Formed in 1913, we have more than 40 affiliated clubs organising events for all ages and abilities. We issue competition licences, provide event insurance and training for officials and each sporting discipline has its own committee, elected by the clubs, to help promote and develop their sport.
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We are in the process of adding new pages to the website and adding details of What’s On at the weekend. If clubs send us in details of events and entry forms they can be added to the website. The more we get the more we can put up.
ACU/SACU Meeting report (29th Nov)
Following the meeting with the ACU on Wednesday Paul Carlyle has reported that the ACU have withdrawn the letter terminating the ACU/SACU agreement
The meeting was very positive and a way forward has been agreed .
A copy of the letter from the Chairman addressed to all SACU Members can be read here . More . . . .
Meeting with ACU at Rugby on 27th November
Following a letter from the ACU to Paul Carlyle – SACU Chairman – the SACU and ACU are meeting at Rugby to discuss the issues raised.
Paul has sent a letter to all riders , clubs and officials explaining the need for the meeting. A copy of the letter can be read here . More . . . .
2013 SACU Champions Awards
Celebrating 100 years of Motorcycle Sport in Scotland
Congratulations to all our Champions who were able to attend the SACU Awards. Well over 200 awards were handed out with some very prestigious trophies going back to the early days of Motorcycle Sport.
The sport also remembered those who are no longer with us as our MC Andy Russell called for everyone to stand and applaud the riders and officials who passed away this year.
Chairman Paul Carlyle spoke briefly to announce new changes to help keep the sport vibrant in 2014 and wished all riders – those who competed for many years and those just beginning – a great season in 2014.
Photos of the event can be seen at – http://www.power-images.co.uk/gallerys/2013/events/SACU/index.html
We also thank all our supporters and sponsors who help make our sport possible.
Mr Rory Bryant has been appointed to the role and will start work on the 7th of November.
Please see the press release - more . . .
SACU Magazine Issue 5
The next issue of the SACU Magazineis now out . Any clubs who would like a supply of magazines for members please contact the office.
We would welcome event results, reports and interesting sport related articles for the SACU magazine. Please send to the SACU office, preferably in electronic format.
Read all previous issues here
The SACU Mission Statement – this reflects what the clubs want from the SACU and helps us deliver successful sporting events.
The SACU (Motorcycle Sport Scotland) serves to authorise, regulate , promote, organise and sponsor motorcyclists and motorcycle contests, competitions and events.
The SACU act on behalf of members and motorcycling in general on any matter that may seem to be detrimental to their mission and defend and safeguard all of the rights and privileges of it’s members, motorcyclists and motorcycling.
The SACU encourage the participation in and enjoyment of motorcycling so as to unite motorcycling interests in Scotland
SACU competition licence holders at Phoenix Honda – Grangemouth
Phoenix Honda at Glensburgh Road, Grangemouth, FK3 8XJ are offering all SACU competition licence holders a 20% discount on purchases. Just go along and show your race licence when you are looking for new gear – race suits etc.
Scottish Motor Sports
Formed in 2011 Scottish Motorsports (SMS) consists of representatives of two- and four-wheel motor sport, including the MSA car clubs through the Scottish Association of Car Clubs (SACC), the kart clubs through the ASKC, and Knockhill, while the Scottish Auto Cycle Union (SACU) represents the interests of the two-wheel community Read more . . .
New page added – there is now an MX News page with news on events. Any info on MX – email a copy to the office.
SACU EVENTS TAKING PLACE THIS WEEKEND 30 Nov /1 Dec
No SACU events this weekend.
Following the dates meeting on Sunday 1st December the attached dates have been agreed. More . . . .
With venues to be confirmed. Included in the dates will be Alford Show, Kirkcaldy Beach /Sand Race, the British Youth National Scottish round date plus the ACU Maxxis Scottish round date
SACU Road Race Championship - current points updated for 28th/29th September. Final championship standings
2013 ISDE Sardinia
Team Scotland consisting of Ricky Mair, Neil Chatham and Frazer Norrie have done a magnificent job in Sardinia and emerged as ninth in the world out of 139 club teams. All riders achieved gold medals and finished as the top British Club Team.
The ISDE is the Olympics of off-road motorcycle sport and we are very proud of this team delivering such a magnificent result in our centenary year.
A thank you to all the supporters who have helped fund the team. Daily updates are available at Scottishenduros.co.uk
Final Points for the Enduro Championship now available. More details ….