Entries by Patrick_adm

2020 Skills Days unveiled

Hot off the press: dates have been announced for the popular track-based IAM RoadSmart Skills Days. Fifteen of these one-day courses are on offer (including one reserved exclusively for female riders), with dates from April to September 2020. As in previous years, there are three venues to choose from: Thruxton, Croft and Mallory Park For […]

Sunday rides: new start points

Committee members are pleased to announce that Sunday rides can now begin from any of three possible start points – New: the car-park at Tesco Royston New: parking area at Shell services Four Went Ways The car-park at Tesco Milton It is anticipated that most rides will set off from Milton as usual, but the […]

Christmas dinner 2019

A reminder that all members & associates (along with partners & guests) are warmly invited to the Club’s annual Christmas dinner, which is again being held at the Lion & Lamb Inn in Milton. Festivities begin at 7:00pm on Thursday 12th December If you haven’t yet booked a place, you can download the booking form […]

Two places left @ i2i

An email sent to members earlier this month detailed the news that we are planning to team up once again with i2i academy, who are offering to run their Machine Control courses for our members over the weekend of 20th & 21st June 2020 at Rufforth Airfield near York For bookings made before Christmas, i2i […]

F1RST-class ticket

Congratulations to Anton Flexer, who recently passed his Advanced Test with a F1RST award. Anton provides this account of the journey I began my IAM observed rides with Rich Bell in October 2017, with a watchful eye from Julie D’Alessandro. Having ridden for 7 years it seemed like time to polish up my skills & […]

IAM Skills Day review

Many thanks to Associate member Steven Libby who, having recently completed an IAM Skills Day on the Thruxton circuit in Hampshire, has written and shared a review of his experience. Read Steven’s account of his Skills Day here Inspired by Steven’s review you may wish to sign up for a Skills Day at Thruxton, Croft […]

Associate Theory Evening

Thursday September 26th, Orwell PavilionSee the Events Calendar for timing & further details The evening is aimed at Associates preparing for their Advanced Test, but full members are also very welcome for a refresher on the theory of advanced riding. Observers are also encouraged to attend and share their insight and experience This training takes the […]

Night Ride

This event will provide an opportunity for members to gain more experience riding at night in a variety of road types, from motorway to B-roads. Departure details can be found in the Events Calendar here The evening will start at 7.30pm with a briefing on night riding by our group examiner, PC Simon Burgin. The […]

Still time for a taster…

Know a rider who you think might benefit from IAM membership? There’s still time (just!) to alert them to the free taster ride day being held on Saturday 7th September, from 10am to 4:00pm Having booked a slot, a rider will enjoy a 40-minute rideout with one of the Observer Team. who will give them […]

New National Observer

Congratulations to Steve Rowdon, who recently completed a detailed training program and test to become a National Observer. Chief Observer Graham Scott comments – Steve Rowdon today passed his National Observer test with flying colours after a grueling time under the close scrutiny of IAM Staff Examiner Pete Doherty Steve joined IAM in September 2005, […]