Thor BYN 2017 - Round 3 - Desertmartin

20 - 21 May 2017

Round 3 - Desertmartin The Thor British Youth National Championship, is a two day event, raced at some of the best motocross tracks the country has to offer. The series is the Premier Youth Championship in the United Kingdom and the only one run under the auspices of the ACU, with the winner of each class named as the British Champion.

Welcome to Round 3 of the Thor British Youth National Championship 



Round 3 see's the British Championship head over to Desertmartin in Ireland, where we will see the best youth riders in the country continue their battle for those all important points towards their championship standings.

How to find the track

Rectory Road, Desertmartin, Magherafelt BT45 5QW

Important Information

RHL Activities would like to inform all riders and spectators that Desertmartin will be providing a bar with music over the course of next weekend for everyone to attend.
With this in mind we have created two areas within the paddock, please state on arrival whether you would like to be parked near the entertainment or in the quieter Family Zone area.

Please be aware to be able to ride at Desertmartin you will require start permission, this can be obtained by call the ACU office and asking to speak to Jacob on 01788 566400
The costs for a start permission are: £35.00 for riders up to the age of 16 and £48.00 for anyone 16 and over.

Ferry Bookings

We are pleased to announce we have obtained two discounts through two different ferry companies for the event.

- Nutt Travel: To receive discount please call 028 703 51199 and quote "British Youth Motox"
- Getway Travel: To receive discount please call 028 918 73732 or email


Becoming a member of the Thor British Youth Nationals


* The honour of racing alongside some of the country’s best racers

* The Official ACU British Youth Nationals Race Card

* Rider Goody Bag at every round

* RHL Loyalty Card

* Monthly discounted offers at Hockey Group Off Road Store

Download 2017 Championship Regulations by clicking here
ACU National Sporting Code - Regulation 2.4
The Number Board
Regulation 2.4  
MUST be RED for all classes and it must have the compulsory Thor British Youth National Championship Design and Logo’s, on it, as follows:

Electronic format of these logos can be obtained by emailing 
They are also available off the website 
Any registered rider who turns up to Technical Control without the regulatory number boards affixed to their bike will not be allowed to compete that weekend ​

2017 Calendar Dates and venues

Round 1 - 18/19th March 2017 Culham,
OX14 3DA
Round 2 - 15/16th April 2017 Brampton
Round 3 - 20/21st  May 2017 Desert Martin
Round 4 - 24/25th June 2017 Duns
TD11 3NS
Round 5 - 19/20th August 2017 Landrake
PL12 5EP
Round 6 - 2/3rd September 2017 Foxhill

Marketing and Promotion

Over the course of the series, we will have our on-site media team taking pictures and doing interviews with the all of the riders. By signing up to the series you are authorising RHL to use these images in future promotions.


Media and Press please apply a minimum of 10 working days before the event - download the Media Accreditation form here


If you are interested in trading at our event please click here
The spaces are allocated in a first come first served basis, so get your forms in fast.