Tractor Road Run

This year’s road run will take place on Sunday 17th April 2022 starting at 10.am from Tillyochie Farm, Kinross with the kind permission of Jimmy Smith.

The entry fee for the run is £10 – pay on the day!

Sunday 17th April 2022
Tillyochie Farm, Kinross
KY13 0NL
At 10.00 am

ALL DRIVERS MUST BE INSURED AND HOLD A FULL DRIVING LICENCE
Please bring a packed lunch.

Please return entry form by 10th April to
Mr. Jim Harrow, 31 Braehead, Cupar

Ploughing Match winners

Congratulations to Raymond Smart who was the overall winner of the club’s two ploughing matches this season. Well done Raymond. Congratulations also to the winners of the individual categories this year.

Trophy Winners 2021
Horse – B. Duncan 251pts
10 Inch Mounted Class – D. Veitch 283pts
12 Inch Mounted Class – R. Napier 243pts
Symington Skimmer Novice – G. Young 197pts
Horticultural Class – T. Tweedie 280pts
The Jimmy Walker Trailing Trophy – R. Smart 309pts
Ian Nicol Memorial Shield – R. Smart 309pts
Overall Runner up – E. Bennie 297.5pts
Overall Winner – R. Smart 309pts

Silverburn Park

Club member Gavin Waddell was recently involved in cataloging machinery and farm equipment for an auction held by Fife Employment Action Trust’s Silverburn Park. Pictured below is Gavin along with Club Chairman John Sinksi who presented a cheque to Duncan Mitchell, CEO of Silverburn/FEAT at the Club’s January meeting.

Riding for the Disabled charity donation

The club chairman, John Sinksi and treasurer, John Eccles were pleased to present a cheque at our December meeting for £420 to the East Fife and Scooniehill branch of the Riding for the Disabled Association. The money was raised from the club’s annual road run earlier this year, so a big thanks to everyone who contributed.

Ploughing Match results 21st November 2021

Here are the results of the second Fife Vintage Agricultural Machinery Club match held at Inch Farm, Pittenweem on Sunday 21st November 2021. The combined score achieved from both matches will decide the class champions and the Reserve and Overall Champion all of which will be announced at the clubs next AGM when the trophy’s will be presented.

Congratulations to all the worthy winners and thanks to all the competitors who took part in the match. Thanks also to everyone who helped organizing and setting up the two matches this year.

Ploughing Match November 2021

Horse Class:
1st B.Duncan 127 points

Horticultural Class:
1st T.Tweedie 136 points
2nd G.Harrison 132 points

12″ Class:
1st C.Manson 126 points
2nd J.Rennie 118 points
3rd J.Rodger 112 points

Novice Class:1st
G.Young 115 points
2nd R.Issac 99 points
3rd A.Stephen 93 points

Trailing Class:
1st R.Smart 157 points
2nd E.Bennie 148.5 points
3rd G.Melville 133 points

10″ Class:
1st W.Grieve 148 points
2nd D.Veitch 145 points
3rd= J.Flemming 139 points
3rd= R.Phillips 139 points

Ploughing Match Results – 3rd October

Results from today’s 1st ploughing match .

10’’
1st Bill Veitch 138 points
2nd Dave McCulloch 135 points
3rd Alan Ramsay Snr 131 points.

12’’
1st W Grieve (Snr) 134 points
2nd Ron Napier 132 points
3rd John Rodger 124 points

Trailing
1st Raymond Smart 152 Points
2nd Ed Bennie 149 points
3rd Alan Brown 127 points

Horse
1st Benny Duncan 124 points

Horticultural
1st Tom Tweedie 144 points

Congratulations to all. A huge thanks to all who helped set up, take down & all who attended.

Next club members match Sunday 21st November 2021 at Inch Farm, Pittenweem, KY10 2RD

Ploughing Match – 3rd October 2021

It’s been two years since we were last able to hold the club’s ploughing matches due to the weather in 2019 and the covid pandemic in 2020. So we’re looking forward to holding our 2021 ploughing matches, starting on Sunday 3rd October with our first ploughing match at Wester Newburn, Upper Largo.

FVAMC Ploughing match 
Sunday 3rd October 2021
Wester Newburn Farm
Upper Largo
by Leven
KY8 5QW

For entry details, contact John Sinksi on 07834 960966

Our second match of the year will be on Sunday 21st November. Further details will be available shortly.

2021 Road Run

A little later than normal due to the Covid situation, we’ll be holding our Road Run on Sunday 25th of July, starting at 10am from Balhousie Farm, Upper Largo, nr Leven KY8 5QN.

Club AGM

The Club will be holding its Annual General Meeting on Friday 26th February at 7pm. All paid-up club members are invited to attend. Due to the Covid pandemic, the meeting will take place online using Zoom. Invitations have been sent out to club members by post with details of how to join the meeting, but if you have not yet received your invitation, please contact the Club Secretary or any of the Committee members.