Club News Channel: Marshals

MCUI Press Release - Task Force Review

The MCUI (UC), MCI, Sport NI and Irish Sports Council have been meeting in the last few months to review the 2000 Task Force Report. This report was approved in 2001 at the governing body’s Intercentre conference and was compiled to improve safety, rider training, race/practice laps, marshalling, First Aid and operations at Road Race events with a total of 67 recommendations. Motorcyc...


Hutton & Meade - Medical Car

Hutton & Meade in association with Hyundai Ireland handed over the keys to a brand new Hyundai car to the MCI Medical Team for use throughout the 2011 road race season.  Jim Leonard was on hand a the Loughshinny Motorcycle Supporters Club to accept the keys, he thanked Hutton & Meade and the club chief marshal Graham who had organised the deal.  The car will be available to the t...


First on Scene - A great success

A huge thank-you to the MCI Medical Team for a brilliant and informative first on scene training day. It was really well run and a pleasure to take part in.....over 55 people took part in the day training which covered topics ranging from helmet removal to CPR.  I am sure you will join us in thanking the MCI team for giving up their time to ensure we receive the skills we need ! &nb...


Marshal Training a huge success !

It was wet and miserable Saturday in March, but it did not dampen the enthusiasm that was present with the team that arrived for the first MCUI accredited marshal training of 2011. A core group of 26 people arrived from as far as Waterford and Galway to take part in the session, which was put together by the Loughshinny Motorcycle Supporters Club. All the participants were delighted to be the fir...


We are on the pull again

Following the resounding success of last years St Patricks Day Parade, and the huge effort by all our willing volunteers who came to marshal, I have been asked by Skerries Chamber of Commerce to co-ordinate the list of marshals for this years event. The whole town from clubs to individuals took part last year and it was great to see that community spirit, it was a fabulous day made by the weather...


Great turnout for Marshal Training

Thanks must go to Finnoula, Graham, Gerry & Jim who last Saturday conducted a marshal training course.  It was very well put together bringing experienced marshals experiences and expertise to the fore.  And to everyone who attended, we hope you will come and join us at our events. Jim Leonard, Club Medical Co-ordinator; “It was a pleasure to be a part of it. The whole session...