Life on bikes

Yamaha MT07 and Triumph Tiger 800 Xcx
Life on bikes

Marc achieves biking heaven: Ownership of more than one bike. For the commute into town, it’s the agile-as-a-ballerina (with hooligan tendencies) MT07. For further afield the stable now includes the Triumph Tiger 800 XCx, the horizon-muncher on steroids. ‘Marc, what’s the difference between a Yamaha MT-07 and a Triumph Tiger

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Two bikes market town Pakistan
Life on bikes

Many people fear the idea of a solo motorcycle trip. Dutchie, our resident itinerant wants you to know that most of the time on the road, you are rarely lonely. As his stories over on At The Handlebars constantly prove, you’ll meet plenty of people on the way, many of

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Charley Boorman and his new book, Long Way Back
Life on bikes

Motorcycling TV star Charley Boorman’s world crashed around him when a motorcycle accident in 2016 led to not just the shattering of his leg but potentially the loss of his career. Long Way Back tells the story of his recovery, along the way recounting his friendship with Ewan McGregor, his motorcycles

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Target Fixation
Life on bikes

Once you realise the exit point is one of the most important parts of the corner, focussing on it unlocks a whole world of progressive speed. Target fixation breaks that focus, so deal with it and you’ll naturally start to corner more quickly and far more safely.  One of the

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Biker's bucket list

Nurburgring Race Track
Biker's Bucket List

When the sun shines at the Nürburgring, it is as though the Great Speed God himself has returned to bless those brave or stupid enough to worship at this, his most resplendent of temples. It is a joyful place, like some other Eden; an earthly paradise, teeming with motorcycles and

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Applecross road Scotland
Biker's Bucket List

In the second and final part of his epic ride around some of the UK’s, no the world’s, greatest biking roads, Jock McJock takes us around the northern shores of his home country. After the previous day took in lochs aplenty and the legendary A87 to Skye, Jock heads along

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