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31 August 2016

Isle of Wight Scooter Rally 2016

Arguably the biggest event of its kind on the scooter enthusiasts' social calendar, this year's Isle of Wight rally promised some great weather for the thousands of scooterists that travelled from around Europe to attend the event.

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IN: ScooterRallies
23 August 2016

Guide to the Isle of Wight Scooter Rally 2016

The August Bank Holiday is dawning which for many scooter riding enthusiasts only one thing; the Isle of Wight Scooter Rally!

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IN: ScooterRallies
22 August 2016

Carbon Cycle Wheels Review: EDCO ALBIS 50mm set

The best all-round wheel needs to be light, strong, fast rolling and not forgetting that they have to look the business, all for the right price.

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IN: CycleFitnessReviewsProducts
11 August 2016

Withernsea Festivals 2016

The Yorkshire seaside town of Withernsea played host to a free Music and Motorcycle Festival this past weekend, and what a brilliant experience it was.

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IN: EventsScooterMotorcycleRallies
26 July 2016

Finding a friendly fun triathlon in the United Kingdom

As my regular blog readers will know by now I am not based in the UK, so it will come to no surpise to you that I have lost touch of what are the right races to take part in on my return to the UK.

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IN: CycleEventsFitness
20 July 2016

The Lambretta museum in Weston-super-Mare

Weston-super-Mare has a long affiliation with classic scooters, a number of related magazines being published in the town by scooter enthusiast Stuart Lanning since the early 1980s.

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IN: Scooter
18 July 2016

Retro styled A2 motorcycles

Retro styled bikes are the big thing right now with their powerful but stripped down styling.

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IN: Motorcycle
6 July 2016

Mid Cheshire Charity Scooter Rally and Beer Festival 2016

For the weekend of 15th and 16th July there will be a buzz and smell of 2-stroke in the air around Blakemere Village as scooter enthusiasts in their thousands will flock to the Mid Cheshire Scooter Rally.

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IN: ScooterRallies
1 July 2016

Electric Cycles, E Bikes & Pedelecs

You don’t have to look far to see that Electric Cycles or E Bikes and Pedelecs as they are also known are having an ever increasing position on the cycle market, their popularity is growing, they are evolving and becoming even more desirable.

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IN: CycleProducts
30 June 2016

Tested - Sena SMH10 helmet to helmet intercom

Over the last two or three of years or so, I’ve been testing a couple of intercoms while scootering around Europe.

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IN: ScooterMotorcycleReviewsProducts
26 June 2016

Stag holidays have changed

Over the years I’ve been on a few stag holidays which normally involve loads of alcohol and late nights.

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IN: Cycle
20 June 2016

The ‘Big 7’ National Scooter Rally

This weekend Lexham Insurance attended the ‘Big 7’ National scooter rally at Hop Farm in Tonbridge, Kent.

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IN: ScooterRallies
18 June 2016

Free Insurance with New Batribikes

We are delighted to announce that we are working directly with Batribike, to offer customers purchasing a new Batribike, Francis-Barnett,V'Lec or Lindsey-West electric bike one month's free insurance*.

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IN: CycleInsurance
16 June 2016

Kelso BSRA National Scooter Rally 2016

Heading north of the border has always been an adventure for this scooter rider from the south east of England, with plenty of fond memories of setting off to Fort William back in the 80s.

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IN: ScooterRallies
14 June 2016

Road Bike to Mountain Bike: Time to Enjoy Off Road

A brilliant way to mix it up road bike training is to jump on a mountain bike, variety is the spice of life as the saying goes and what better way is there than keeping on two wheels but tackling different terrains than mountain biking!

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IN: CycleFitness
8 June 2016

A2 Friendly Motorcycles

With all the new A2 friendly bikes available and being produced there’s never been a better time to get into motorcycles!

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IN: Motorcycle
3 June 2016

Summer Riding - Scooter & Motorcycle Lined Jeans

So the British summer looks finally to be on it's way, you're going to be using your scooter more than ever (all season riders aside of course), but you want to enjoy it rather than scootering being a chore.

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IN: ScooterMotorcycleSafety
31 May 2016

Buying A Great Bike With A £600 Budget

It doesn’t cost a fortune to get riding!

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IN: CycleFitness
18 May 2016

Getting Recovery Right - Iron man to Duathlon in a week

We can read all the magazines, ask various fellow athletes for advice, which of course are all important, but the key is to know how your body functions - only you truly know.

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IN: CycleTraining
18 May 2016

Ride to Work Week spotlights those who #commutehappy

Ride to Work Week 2016 is on between Monday 20th and Sunday 26th June.

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IN: ScooterMotorcycle
12 May 2016

Model Launch – the new Piaggio Medley

In the market for a new economical commuter scooter and have a yearning for the latest model on he market?

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IN: Scooter
9 May 2016

Getting on your bike with aches and pains

Running a training camp in Portugal I get a lot of riders who want to rehabilitate from physical injuries.

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IN: FitnessCycle
5 May 2016

Scooter Maintenance: What is a torque wrench?

According to an online dictionary, torque is "something that produces or tends to produce torsion or rotation; the moment of a force or system of forces tending to cause rotation.

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IN: ScooterMotorcycleMaintenance
3 May 2016

Tenby National Scooter Rally 2016

Hundreds of scooterists descended on the town of Tenby for the annual South Wales Scooter rally.

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IN: ScooterRallies