Welcome to the MCUI(UC) Website:

The Ulster Centre wishes everyone well for a safe and happy 2016.

                        Latest Site Update - Sun 7th Feb 2016

Notice from MCUI(UC) Management Committee


A substantial number of Competitors have not attended one of the five compulsory Safety Seminars held in January and therefore do not qualify for a Competition Licence for 2016.

                      If this applies to you please click here.


  Announcements from MCUI(UC) Safety Committee

          2016 Seminar dates
& call for Marshals

-   Marshals seminars (Belfast, Cookstown and Coleraine) - here:
              (commencing Sun 17th Jan)

-   Scrutineer’s Seminar - Sun 21st February from 12:00 to 6 pm
          Chimney Corner Hotel, Glengormley (will also include a light lunch)

-    Application form to join MCUI(UC) Marshals Association - here:
          Everyone welcome

         ~~~   Official Race Dates for 2016   ~~~ 

Please click here for copy of Tarmac Competition dates for 2016 (Issue 2 - 5th Feb)

Note: From previous issue, correction dates are Sun 20th Mar and Sat & Sun 27th/28th Aug both Short Circuit racing events at Mondello    and NW 200 Race day is Saturday 14th May


                                  Short Circuit Training Days - 2016

The Dates and Venues for Short Circuit Training are as follows:

-   Sat 20th February ~  Bishopscourt
-   Sat 27th February  ~  Bishopscourt
-   Sun 6th March        ~  Kirkistown

All Newcomers must attend. To register and for all enquires please contact Jim Cray: Email: secmcui@gmail.com or by tele - Home: 02890813095 Mobile: 07712644665

  Note from Race Trainer Stephen Ferguson - rider incentive / offers please click here



The MCUI(UC) are pleased to announce a super three year deal for a controlled one brand tyre for three classes within the Ulster Short Circuit Championship.
The classes are as follows:
(i) Lightweight Supersport 400
(ii) Supertwins
(iii) Stock Twins (Production 650cc)

Avon also supported the Irish Stock/Supertwins Tarmac Championship in 2014 and 2015. This was a new championship which incorporated 4 Irish Road Races and 4 Irish Short Circuit Events which in 2015 was won by Christian Elkin.

Please click here for full Press Statement

Gary Bretherton (AVON Tyres) and Christian Elkin at the recent MCUI(UC) Awards Evening - La Mon House Hotel Belfast.

please note
..click here for Registration Form (and rules) associated with the above Ulster Championship events.

Good Friday & Easter Saturday

Short Circuit Championship

Bishopscourt 25th & 26th March 2016
 Motorcycle Road Racing Club
of Ireland

Click on Logo opposite for Club website information



 Easter Monday - 28th March @ Kirkistown

      Short Circuit Championship

    Belfast & District Motor Club

        Practice from 9am - Racing from 1pm
Click on Club Logo for website / links to Entry Forms etc

                 JMF Haulage

     Mid Antrim 150 - Road Races

Practice - Fri 1st - Racing Sat 2nd April

This year the National Road Racing scene commences with the Mid Antrim 150 at Clough, outside Ballymena. Super to have the hard working Mid Antrim Club back on the Racing calendar in 2016. The centre wishes everyone in the Club every success.

Competitors -
click here -> Regulations & Entry Form
Or, contact the Club Competition Secretary - Marie Hodson - M: 07774769920


Tandragee 100
- North Armagh

Practice - Fri 22nd - Racing Sat 23rd AprilCircuit Map and Tourist information here
Click on Club Logo for website

Press Release



  Cookstown 100 Road Races

Practice - Fri 29th - Racing Sat 30th April

 Click on Club Logo for website / latest info etc


Vauxhall International
North West 200

Tues 10th May, Thur 12th & Sat 14th May
Click on Club Logo for website /latest info etc

Press Release



           2015 Short Circuit and Road Race
                    Championship Standings

Ulster Short Circuit Final positions here.


Irish Short Circuit Final positions here


Irish Road Race - Final positions - Here

Ulster Road Race Final positions - Here

            Photos - Mervyn McBride

             Information from Ulster Centre Trials

Terry Hill Trial Saturday 6th Feb - 10:30am

Venue: Wrightman's, 162 Dunmore Rd, Ballynahinch - BT24 8QQ

Hosted by: Temple Club

Results here - Past Winners here

Short Potted History here + Info from 1964 here

A very wet day on Saturday 6th Feb...

Note from Stephen & Ross Pyper to David Gibson & Organising Club...

Please pass on to the Committee & Club a huge thanks to all involved for hosting such a superb event under what can best be described as extreme conditions.
John & Mat got the sections just right for the clubman grade and from what i heard from other competitors for all other grades.
The observers all deserve a medal -  many thanks to each of them for braving the weather & making it all possible. I don't think I have ever seen the mountain so wet.