February 16, 2020

The worst part for me with this whole situation was that I had to contact Honda to advise I will not be able to go Qatar for them at the weekend for the new Fireblade launch... looking after the press with the legend Freddie Spencer.

Honda very quickly explain...

February 16, 2020

With the weather wet and fairly mild in January, what better place to be... the Welsh mountains on my enduro bike for a couple of days with great mates... 

As usual, a long old drive from Lincolnshire but arrived in time for a couple of pints before some shut-eye.....

February 16, 2020

There's no better way to kick start 2020 than to see what's on offer at the Newark Winter Classic Show.

It was great to get out of the house after the Christmas and New Year festivities and pop down to the first two-wheel show of the year. That’s certainly how it looked...

August 12, 2017

Big thank you to Liam Beckett for organising with BBC Radio Ulster giving me the opportunity covering the UlsterGP races all day trackside.

Already on the North coast on holiday with the family I woke 05:30 for quick shower before the hour long drive for a 07:30 roll ca...

August 6, 2017

Strong TriOptions grid again at Thruxton even after some mechanical problems with some riders and of course two riders injured at during the warm-up lap crash Brands.

Good to see Nick Ford running around in the paddock and great to hear Rob Guiver on the road to recover...

July 29, 2017

Now when your asked to appear any particular place you momentarily have a picture in your mind how the event will look? How wrong could I have been with Aberdare Park, my vision being a wooded type circuit in the middle of nowhere some part of South Wales.

In fact the...

July 23, 2017

Two weekends off from the last round Snetterton and the championship hotting up between Collier and Guiver. 

Collier down to ride a Moto-2 machine also this weekend and not just Guiver would be hoping this to be a distraction as arguably he’s been the man to beat so far...

July 16, 2017

Long Drive after a days riding the DirtQuake Kings Lynn but always a pleasure to be in Wiltshire especially one of the most picturesque villages in the UK.

Arriving quite late at the Castle Coombe Inn and looking forward to a shower then pint or two after a fun day, the...

July 15, 2017

Dabbled at Speedway years ago….. as a fifteen year old and always felt more natural on that machinery than road racing. Over the years been regular Flat-Track racing whenever possible including some instructing.

North One TV produce great coverage IOM-TT Moto-GP and now...

July 12, 2017

Invited down to Wales by an old workmate, when I say old workmate, together in bricklaying gang for ten years before I raced. Haven’t seen him for few years, now a successful developer locally and very keen on trail riding like myself.

Craig Bounds farm in Merthyr Tydfi...

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