We’ve been working closely with our buddies over at Brake Magazine to create a series of ‘How To…’ features. The aim is to share some of the tricks and tips we’ve learnt over the years to make adventure bikes even more enjoyable. This week, we have a feature on how to cross rivers – there’s [...]
2015 was the biggest year yet for the BMW GS Trophy, with more countries than ever before involved. Of all the qualifier events held, no single country held an event larger than the UK GS Trophy Qualifier, with 221 riders taking on the challenges around South Wales. The GS Trophy International Final was held in Thailand and [...]
It’s simple – spend an enjoyable day out riding bikes around the Welsh mountains, tackling challenges both on and off the bike and as a bonus, you’ll be competing to qualify for a life-changing adventure riding trip in 2016.
Final GS Trophy preparations for Team UK As September and the start of the fourth BMW International GS Trophy draws ever closer, teams around the world are making their final preparations for this ultimate off-road challenge that unites the BMW Motorrad GS community worldwide. Among them are a trio of British riders [...]
During our summer break, some of the Off Road Skills team embarked on an adventure to Romania, to compete at the self-proclaimed “world’s toughest hard enduro rallye.” Instructors Jonathan ‘JP’ Pearson and Llewelyn Pavey competed in the silver team class, while Simon Pavey, Linley Sullivan-Pavey and Simon Hewitt made up the service assistance team. Not [...]
We started July with a brilliant long weekend of schools, welcoming back our old mate Charley Boorman and also Michael Mann of Bennetts Bike Social. Michael wrote a review of his experiences with us, which can be found via the link below, along with pictures and a video. http://www.bennetts.co.uk/bikesocial/news-and-views/features/product/bmw-off-road-skills-review/#.U9eHRChCefR