General Stuff (29)

Coffee stop

We're only 20 minutes away from the BMF Show camp site but following some interesting overtaking manoeuvres, Dave thought it would be a good time to stop for a coffee break (and to clean his pants!!)

Off-road Practice At The Bowl

Living on Guernsey, we're fairly limited with areas to ride off-road, so we have to make the most of what there is. One of the places we can get some practice is a site used by the Guernsey Land-Rover club. It's not terrible big but…

An Iceland Qwiki

We are in the slow but positive process of organising a trip to Iceland next year. On that theme, I have embedded a Qwiki below with some details about the place we are heading. Enjoy the cool computer generated voice. If it doesn't appear, try…

Power up

  This is the first time I have seen an electric bike that looks like it could "possibly" replace petrol. Though you end up with the same issues regarding the need to charge the batteries for an extended period vs. filling up with fuel…

The ultimate backup oil bottle - 1200GS Adventure

Last year whilst travelling through Germany on the great bucket list adventure tour of '11 with some of the other Ridearound team I discovered one of those things that new BMW 1200 GS riders find out at some point - the boxer engines, particularly when…

Bucket List Tour 2010 - The Video

6 months after our triumphant return, we have finally remembered to complete the video! This is our longest production yet and we have learnt a lot about what type of footage we need to get on future trips. As you will see, the video elements…

Education For The Children Foundation

For some time now all us guys behind RideAround have been following Graham Styles (aka Brainrotting) and his adventure biking exploits around the americas. He posts regular videos to YouTube which I would highly recommend you catch up on! For the past month(?) he's been…

New Years Day Beach Blast

For the Ridearound team members 2011 is shaping up to be a bit of an adventure packed year. I'm going to be heading off to Morocco in April/May, Leigh is off to explore the Himalayas with Global Enduro, we're all heading back to Wales for…