Entries by Patrick_adm

July 5th – another 3 rideouts!

Rides will last 2 to 2½ hours with no breakfast stop. See the Events Calendar for full details, especially if you are unfamiliar with Buddy System group riding Rides are limited to six bikes: first-come first served, but priority to those who did not ride in June To request a slot email Catherine stating your […]

3 Rideouts on June 21st

Rides will last 2 to 2½ hours with no breakfast stop. See the Events Calendar for full details, especially if you are unfamiliar with Buddy System group riding Rides are limited to six bikes: first-come first served, with priority to those who did not ride on June 7th To request a slot email Catherine stating […]

Updated: Sunday rides are back!

IAM RoadSmart announced that group rides could resume on 1st June in England, where six people are allowed to meet outdoors, as long as social distancing is observed On Sunday 7th June we will be running four social rides: one from each of our regular departure points at Milton, Royston and Fourwentways, plus one from Trumpington Park & […]

Q&A with Paul Nobbs

Are you just a little less mechanically knowledgeable than you would like to be? Here’s your opportunity to put your questions to a professional mechanic, such as: Paul Nobbs Motorcycles in Sutton, near Ely, are hosting a free-of-charge Q&A session on Saturday 14th March, from 1 to 3pm for CambsIAM members. Paul will lead the […]

All day ride with Triumph factory visit

Whilst the Factory Tour is the main attraction, this all-day ride will offer some enjoyable country riding (around 2 hours in each direction), and the opportunity for lunch in the company of friends. There will be time to visit the Triumph Motorcycle Exhibition to purchase clothing & memorabilia Important Note that as this tour will […]

Meet the Examiner evening

Hauxton Village Hall, Thursday 30th April. 7:30 to 9:30pmFull details in the Events Calendar Although the evening is primarily aimed at Associates working towards their Advanced Rider test, Meet the Examiner is always a very popular event and all Members are welcome No two presentations by serving PC Simon Burgin (Forensic Collision Investigator & IAM […]

Associate Theory Evening

Thursday April 9th, 7:30-9:30pm, Orwell Pavilion. Full details in the Events Calendar This interactive session will be led by National and Local Observer Chris Curryer The evening is primarily aimed at Associates preparing for their Advanced Test, but full Members are also welcome for a refresher on the theory of advanced riding. Observers are also […]

Biker Down dates 2020

Could this be the time to brush up your first-aid skills on a free course specifically for motorcyclists? Cambridge Fire & Rescue have just released the 2020 Biker Down dates, with a course every month from March to November The hands-on events take place on a Sunday at St Ives Fire Station, presented by volunteer […]

Talk on Autonomous Vehicles

Driving Autonomy & the System of Vehicle ControlDavid Hyman      Software Engineer  FiveAIHauxton Village Hall, 7:30-9:00pm Thursday 6th February Familiar to many in his role as a CambsIAM Observer, David is also a Software Engineer at FiveAI the company which recently completed the UK’s most advanced demonstration of self-driving vehicles on mixed-use public roads. […]

F1RST on the 2nd attempt

Congratulations to Andy Lee, one of our five Members who passed their Advanced Test with a F1RST in 2019 Referred to in Chief Observer Graham Scott’s recent round-up of last year’s test results, Andy failed the test on his first attempt, but brushed himself down and went on to achieve a F1RST on his second […]