Test Day 2021 – 18th April – Register Your Interest NOW

We are pleased to announce that we have re-schedulesd our 2021 Test Day. The 2021 Test Day is now set for 18th April and is open to BARC SW members.

Applications by email only please. To register your interest for a Test Day entry, please e-mail Nick Revels at gurstonhillclimb@gmail.com You will then be added to the list. Indicate if there is a double driver please. Please make sure you put APRIL 2021 TEST DAY in the subject.

To register your interest, please email me as soon as possible. Nick Revels is compiling a list of the number of drivers registering an interest. The number of drivers will be limited and it is a condition of entry that you are a member of BARC SW. If we receive too many applications, a ballot will be held.

Nick Revels will inform you in early April if you have been successful, and will send out entry forms and regulations at that time.

We really look forward to seeing you in 2021


Statement from BARC SW – New Test Day and Events 2021 Plans


BARC SW – Gurston Down are pleased to announce that we plan, subject to the UK Government and Motorsport UK guidance, to run the following meetings in 2021:

April – Sunday 18th – Test Day – a single day for BARC SW Members only

May – Saturday 29th and Sunday 30th – Motorsport UK British Hillclimb Championship Weekend, TWO one day events being the four rounds of the championship Gurston Down usually hosts. There may be an Interclub (formerly Nat B) meeting for BARC SW Centre members at this event. Entry numbers are limited.

June – Saturday 19th and Sunday 20th – The Tony Marsh Memorial Weekend – Two One Day Events

July – Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th – Two One Day Events

August – Saturday 28th and Sunday 29th – This event is a two day event. Saturday will be a practice day and Sunday will have a single morning practice followed by two timed runs.

We expect our online entry system to start taking entries, for all events except the April Test Day, on the 5th April 2021.

The March meetings and the April meetings have been cancelled. The Sunday of the April meeting being replaced by our Test Day.

TEST DAY – Sunday 18th April

Sunday 18th April’s meeting has been replaced by a Test Day. Applications are limited and priority will be given to those who have previously registered for our March Test Day. This date is restricted to BARC SW members.  Details of how to register for the April Test Day will be published in the next seven days.


The current UK Government laws do not allow spectators to attend any of our events.

Once spectators are permitted, we will not be permitted to give spectators access to the paddock and / or the startline area. Drivers and spectators must be held in separate bubbles. Access will only be available to the Hollow Bend and Carousel Complex spectator areas. Availability of refreshments will be limited too.

Spectator numbers will be limited and you will be required to book in advance. There will be NO access without a booked ticket.

COVID-19 restrictions, regulations and guidance change regularly. This information is current as of today.