Blog Category: Events

Scarborough Scooter Rally 2017
18 April 2017

Scarborough Scooter Rally 2017

The Easter bank holiday weekend traditionally plays host to the first National Scooter Rally of the year, varying between the coastal towns of Scarborough and Whitby.

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The Scomadi 400cc Scooter
14 March 2017

The Scomadi 400cc Scooter

At the beginning of the year I mentioned the Scomadi 400 scooter that was premiered at the Milan Motorcycle Show in November 2016.

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IN: ScooterEvents
Velodrome Experience: Raising Money for Great Ormond Street Hospital
2 March 2017

Velodrome Experience: Raising Money for Great Ormond Street Hospital

Charity cycling events don’t get much bigger than this! Celebrities, Professional Athletes, and fast-paced cycling action all while raising money for the Great Ormond Street Hospital Charity.

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IN: CycleEventsFitness
Cycle Event Launch: Rallye du Velo 2017
22 November 2016

Cycle Event Launch: Rallye du Velo 2017

Sportives and stage events are changing and the Rallye du Velo definitely embrasses that, fortunately I was at the official launch to see what all the hype was about.

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Rouleur Classic - The Road Cycling Emporium
8 November 2016

Rouleur Classic - The Road Cycling Emporium

Last Friday (4th November) I attended the Rouleur Classic with my good friend Mark Sinclair, who works for Kalas Sportswear.

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Cycle Show E-MTB Test Track
26 September 2016

Cycle Show E-MTB Test Track

Another year and another enjoyable visit to the Cycle Show at Birmingham’s NEC for us here at Lexham Insurance.

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Electrifying time at the Ebike Test Track
23 September 2016

Electrifying time at the Ebike Test Track

There is definitely plenty of fun to be had at the Cycle Show and one of the biggest highlights for us on the trade day was the Ebike Test Track.

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IN: CycleEvents
20 September 2016

Cycle Show 2016 Preview

It’s that time again where thousands of cycle enthusiasts descend onto the Birmingham NEC for the annual Cycle Show.

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Withernsea Festivals 2016
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
Finding a friendly fun triathlon in the United Kingdom
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
London Bike Show 2016 Recap
18 February 2016

London Bike Show 2016 Recap

The London Bike Show at Excel was another excellent event crammed full of stands, activities and stunts.

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IN: CycleEvents
Get yourself to Motorcycle Live
2 December 2015

Get yourself to Motorcycle Live

It might not be the best, or most enjoyable time of year to be riding for the fun of it but it is the best time to get up close and personal to all those new bikes and scooters we’ll be riding next summer.

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IN: MotorcycleEvents
Remembrance Day ride out 2015
9 November 2015

Remembrance Day ride out 2015

People who ride scooters (or bikes for that matter) are often perceived as good for nothing trouble causers.

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Cycle Show - E-Bikes
30 September 2015

Cycle Show - E-Bikes

As mentioned briefly in the Cycle Show Overview blog, Electric Bikes seem to be going from strength to strength.

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Cycle Show 2015 Overview
28 September 2015

Cycle Show 2015 Overview

Well that’s the Cycle Show over for another year, and what a great show it was.

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Moving Stagnant Waters
24 September 2015

Moving Stagnant Waters

The National Scooter rallies have been virtually set in stone for a decade or so, with the exception of one or two rallies that alternate each year.

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IN: ScooterRalliesEvents
Tour of Britain 2015
15 September 2015

Tour of Britain 2015

For the first time, this year’s Tour of Britain began in Wales before continuing into England and Scotland.

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IN: CycleEvents
Cycle Show 2015 – 25th - 27th September 2015
15 September 2015

Cycle Show 2015 – 25th - 27th September 2015

It’s almost that time of year again, and no I don’t mean Halloween or Christmas.

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IN: CycleEvents