Birr & District Motor Club
Celebrating 50 Years

Birr Endurance Trial Sunday 20th October 2019

Birr Endurance Trial is taking place on Sunday 20th October 2019 (Note Date Change).

The popular event is the Concluding Round of the Coffee Perfection National Endurance Trial Championship.

H.Q is Garahys Garage, Fortal, Birr, Co Offaly.

Clerk of the Course is Ger Brophy who is planning the usual smooth selectives based within a 15 KM radius of Birr Town.

Regulations will be available soon.

Tom O’Reilly Memorial Car Treasure Hunt - Results



Dates for Club Events for 2019 are now available here.


5 Star Catering National Loose Surface Autocross Championship results are now updated after round 4 and are available here.

Tom O’Reilly Memorial Car Treasure Hunt - Results




Full results attached for Vintage Week Treasure Hunt.

As ever the Birr & District Motor Club's 51st Annual Tom O'Reilly Memorial Car Treasure Hunt was an outstanding success with a superb entry of 84 Cars taking part. The Car Treasure Hunt is part of the Annual Birr , CalrVintage Week & Arts Festival.

This years route started in the County Arms Hotel Birr and moved on through Crinkle, Kilcoleman, Irishtown, Dromoyle, Ballygaddy, Clareen, Fortal & finished near Clonoghill. Clues were varied and some were demanding and hard to find.

The Overall Winner was Sinead Bergin from Riverstown on 650 Marks with runner up going to Brendan Coakley from Clareen on 645 Marks. 3rd place went to Rathcabbin Resident Ruth Haslam finishing on 640 Marks. Just outside the Top 3 was John Bergin from Riverstown on 630 Points. John Bergins Daughter Sinead won this years Treasure Hunt. The maximum score was 700 Marks.

The Birr & District Motor Club would like to thank all those who participated, The Residents along the route for there patience & understanding, County Arms Hotel Birr for there excellent hospitality, Birr Vintage Week Committee along with the organisers Eoin Longworth, Una O'Brien, Mick Boland, Michael Parkinson, Eithne & Hannah Garahy, Pat Horan & Michael & Marie Louise Tumulty who all helped in making it a very enjoyable evenings fun.

by Eoin Longworth

5 Star Catering National Loose Surface Autocross Championship 2019Updated 2019-07-08

Autocross Image courtesy of Pablo Photography

Championship Points

Points after round 4 of the 5 Star Catering National Loose Surface Autocross Championship.

after Round 4

Club Merchandise for Sale

Birr Motor Club are pleased to offer Club Merchandise for sale.

The following are on offer:

  • Hat - €8 each
  • Polo Shirt - €15 each
  • Hat & Polo Shirt Combo - €20 each

Postage & Packaging Extra.

Contact Ger Conroy on 086 2538164 for more details and to place your order.

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