I wasn’t that sure what to expect from this show, which I talked about at our last general meeting. This was a Saturday afternoon/evening affair in town and was billed as a precursor to the Distinguished Gentlemen’s Ride, a world-wide … Read More »
Once again a forecast of showers probably deterred a few riders on Saturday but also once again the weather was not too bad. One or two light and brief showers during our trip out to The Bend Motorsport Park at … Read More »
Please note that the Club ride scheduled for Saturday September 1st will now start from Hawthorn Crescent, Hazelwood Park (starting point for midweek rides), meet 9:30 for a 10am start. We initially intended to visit the Mark Mitchell Museum in Birdwood, but will now visit the motorcycle races at The Bend Motorsport Park at Tailem Bend. Spectator entry is FREE !
Participants Graham Riley 1960 Vespa 125cc Scooter David Saint 1957 BMW 250cc M/C A Wallis 1950 Tilbrook 200cc M/C Warren Duncan 2002 Honda 250cc M/C Mick Hayes 2005 Suzuki 400cc M/C Ian Roddie 1947 Excelsior 98cc Autobyk Rob Smyth 1970 … Read More »
Numerically, we had the usual turnout – 10 riders; the day looked surprisingly good considering the forecast of early showers and the wind picking up later. We were gathered at the Caltex Servo, Top of Taps. I wasn’t totally sure … Read More »
Lane filtering is when a motor bike rider travels at low speed in between two lines of stationary or slow moving traffic travelling in the same direction. This has been legalised in South Australia since 15th April 2017. Strict conditions … Read More »
In spite of reasonably benign weather conditions there were only 10 starters at Magill Foodland for our Sunday run. Of these only two riders were on historically registered machines… Ed Lowrey on a 1975 BMW R90S and yours truly, Alan … Read More »