Category Archives: News

This is an ‘anything goes’ section – if you have anything to share, please let me have it and I will post it here, otherwise I will provide general stuff that I think you might find interesting, funny or just newsworthy.

All good things must come to an end!

I have been considering this for some time now and I think the time has come to retire from riding trials! I honestly lost interest in riding last year but was enjoying the Sammy Miller series as there are a … Continue reading

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1986 British Experts Trial

I came across this video on youtube of the 1986 British Experts Trial at Hawkstone Park. Nice bit of early aircooled mono action Check it out here

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Health and Wellbeing update

If you are a regular reader of the site you will have noticed a lack of updates and trials ridden in the last couple of months. I hope that will all change soon but just in case you are interested … Continue reading

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Thanks For Visiting – We’ve reached 200,000 visitors!

I originally launched a blog called classicrider444.blogspot on 1st Dec 2007 to keep a personal on line record of my bikes and trials that I had ridden but as it strangely became more popular I decided to make it a … Continue reading

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Pre65 Scottish Video

I came across this clip on youtube yesterday and it really does show how the sections change between the early and later riders through the same section. It does make a change to see just how steep these sections are … Continue reading

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Just Not Trials

I picked this video up off Heath Brindley on Facebook. Trials at the top level is a long way from the sport that we do but I can accept that World Championship trials will always be the stopping and hopping … Continue reading

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Kingston University/Ecotricity at the SES Zero TT 2012

Ecotricity will again be the title sponsor of the Kingston University entry at the SES Zero TT in the Isle of Man this year. This year there will be 2 bikes entered; last years bike that had a good showing … Continue reading

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How was your Bank Holiday??

What a great day today! The weather was rubbish so I had no requests for shopping trips and a dirty bike after yesterdays trial so nothing to do but a bit of bike cleaning that started in the garden and … Continue reading

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TY OffRoad website re-launched

Colin Leese contacted me this week to advise that his website has been given a re-launch Take a look here

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TrialsUK Team for 2012

Now it is public knowledge I can announce that for this year I will be riding for TrialsUK in order to promote the Leeds based dealer within the Classic Trials scene. To access the TrialsUK site you can click on … Continue reading

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