Entries by Patrick_adm

Easter Sunday – rides resume!

The Lockdown Roadmap relaxes the rules from March 29th, with up to six people allowed to meet outdoors whilst adhering strictly to social distancing. We are therefore delighted to offer two rides on Easter Sunday – one from the familiar Tesco Milton departure point, and a second from a new departure point at the McDonalds […]

Girl on a Bike presentation

Our sister group Cambridge Advanced Motorists is hosting a Zoom meeting on Wednesday 17th March at 7:30pm with Vanessa Ruck, author The Girl on a Bike, and have extended an invitation to our members. Read about Vanessa’s recovery from a bicycle accident and subsequent embrace of motorcycling at her Girl on a Bike blog, or […]

20th December – two rides!

With promising weather and two outings to choose from, why not email Catherine now for a place on the last Sunday ride of 2020? Join either Tom Jacobs & Keith Bartlett on a departure from Milton, or Keith Tremeer & Ian Dunckley on an outing from Fourwentways Tom outlines the ride from MiltonTraveling up the A10 […]

From your Chairman & Events Coordinator

All Members & Associates will have received an email from club Secretary Graham Maile with links to reviews of 2020 from the perspectives of Chairman Mark Pawson and Events Coordinator Catherine Ryan. Links to these messages are reproduced below Chairman – Remarks on 2020Events Co-ordinator – Newsletter 2020 Committee members all join together to wish you all […]

i2i Academy, June 2021

For the fourth year running members have the opportunity to finesse their riding skills on the MC1 & MC2 courses run by i2i Motorcycle Academy. In 2021 these will take place at RAF Coltishall, with dates provisionally set for Monday 21 & Tuesday 22 June  If we book before Christmas we can secure the 2020 […]

December 6th – Sunday ride to North Weald

Matt Howes & wingman Barry D lead a sortie from Tesco Royston to the 1940s NAAFI Restaurant and Mess Bar at North Weald Airfield The route south from Royston heads through the Hadhams and around Harlow, to North Weald Airfield near Epping. After a refreshment break it’s north again, passing through Great Dunmow and Thaxted […]

Dale’s Motorcycle Masterclass

With observed rides on hold, Associates may find the Motorcycle Masterclass series a useful resource. In 32 videos Dale, a retired police rider, explores the planning, positioning & observation which are the hallmarks of advanced motorcycling Some videos focus on a particular skill, but all showcase outstanding riding and subtle roadcraft. The example below is […]

Invisibility training with Fortnine

For close to five years Youtube channel Fortnine has been producing insightful motorcycling videos, delivered with uniquely Canadian humour. If you’re unfamiliar with their motorcycle reviews, maintenance tutorials, safety checklists and more, why not use some lockdown time to check them out? A great place to start is Invisibility Training for Motorcyclists, a detailed look […]

1st November – rideout from Milton

Chris Curryer (leading for the second time in a row – thank you Chris) heads this Sunday’s ride from Tesco Milton, with Ian Beeby in the tail position. As always, if you are allocated a place please arrive fully fueled & in time for the 9:20am briefing. Chris outlines the ride just below … We’ll […]