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Sprint & Hillclimb Championship

Welcome/Croeso to the Gwendraeth Valley Motor Club Sprint and Hillclimb Page.


Pictured above is Mike Griffiths, GVMC President in his Jondel-Cosworth powered Mk1 Escort. Mike has been competing in all manner of car since the 1960s and built this Escort from scratch. He is currently the reigning GVMC Club Sprint/Hillclimb Champion and the 2008 Welsh Sprint /Hillclimb Champion.

GVMC has a growing contingent of members campaining their cars in sprints and hillclimbs all over the UK. For details of how to join the GVMC Championship, simply tick the “Sprint/Hillclimb Championship” box on your annual membership renewal form or contact Wyn Edwards, GVMC’s Sprint/Hillclimb Championship secretary, via this site.

For details on car preparation and how to enter events visit www.trident-sprint.com  There, you’ll find a friendly forum where you can ask questions about the sport. You’ll also find links to sprint and hillclimb venues with details of up and coming events.

The club’s championship is open to any kind of car – be it a standard production road car or an ex-Formula 1 monster! Click back here for regular updates and reports from events. In the meantime, here are some pictures of recent GVMC Sprint and Hillclimb Champions.


2005/2006 GVMC Sprint/Hillclimb Champion – Gareth Griffiths

Epynt 2008

2007 GVMC Sprint/Hillclimb Champion – Alun Jones