Are You Fit to Ride?

Are You Fit to Ride?

So when do motorcycle riders have to take an MOT ? Well never. Unless you reach a certain age or have a declared medical condition you probably have never had someone check out your suitability to go riding. Providing your license permits it you can merrily throw a...
From the Chair (November 2018)

From the Chair (November 2018)

As we approach the end of the year I thought I’d take a moment to look back over the highlights of the TVAM season in 2018. My, and how the summer just went on, and on. Normally one would be stoking the log burner whilst writing the column for November but this year’s...
From The Saddle (October 2018)

From The Saddle (October 2018)

I’m writing this having just returned from a weekend riding in Wales on the 7Ws trip. There’s something very different about riding in Wales; there’s no single thing, but the combination of (generally) good road surfaces, lower levels of traffic, great scenery and...
From The Chair (September 2018)

From The Chair (September 2018)

August’s monthly meeting at St Crispin’s was followed by the Slow Riding and Sausage Fest in the afternoon. The sun came out and it was great to see all 100 of the tickets sold for the food and a queue of riders willing to take on the slow riding course for the...
From The Saddle (August 2018)

From The Saddle (August 2018)

I visited The Bike Experience yesterday. They’re a charity that helps to get disabled riders back on a bike again. The event was held at Silverstone and is one of several they hold each year. By using adapted bikes, and a lot of volunteers, The Bike Experience teaches...
From The Chair (July 2018)

From The Chair (July 2018)

As I write this, the sun is streaming down with the forecast set to be fine for the next week, the temperature is 24 degrees, and yes, I’m actually in Berkshire. My Facebook notifications are full of TVAM member posts as they travel around Europe and the UK having...