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- Tue Oct 20, 2020 3:06 pm
- Forum: THE PUB
- Topic: A happy thought for all the Welsh bikers
- Replies: 19
- Views: 841
The national lockdown has one advantage over the previous local restriction whereby we couldn't leave our local authority area; at least now we can enter local authority areas whilst exercising ( all good as I can now 'exercise' out of area on my ebike )
- Sun Oct 18, 2020 2:01 pm
- Forum: BIKES
- Topic: CCM GP 450......was it any good?
- Replies: 169
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I got rid of mine once I lost faith in it's reliability. Sadly, as has been mentioned, instead of persevering with the concept of a low, light Adventure Bike and sorting out the issues , the company went off in a totally different direction 'a la poseur, hipster ' market.
- Tue Oct 13, 2020 4:30 pm
- Forum: THE PUB
- Topic: Bikers ain't what they used to be.
- Replies: 21
- Views: 2134
A very dark , damp November night and the CCM ran out of petrol ( no reserve and when the warning light comes on you've got between 0 and 50 miles left ( depending what mood it's in) and no fuel gauge! ). I'm pushing the bike along when a bloke on a bike stops, says he's local and has petrol in the ...
- Fri Sep 11, 2020 11:32 am
- Forum: GREEN LANES, TRAILS and OFF-ROAD
- Topic: Claerwen Reservoir Trail
- Replies: 14
- Views: 1743
The local police were requested to spend a day 'enforcing' that 100 metre non-Byway portion. They were not best pleased, having more important things to do but it shows the clout that the Elan Valley Trust has. As mentioned, the farmer doesn't give two hoots as long as people slow down, leave the ga...
There is a very quiet campsite near the Llyn Brianne Reservoir . It's about a 20 minute drive from Llandovery just after the village of Rhandirmwyn ( which had a lovely pub). You'll be very near Abergwesyn Pass ( the Devil's Staircse), Strata Florida and even the West Wales Coast, which is under an ...
A lot of it is about where you ride ( the type of roads). These days I am finding I'm avoiding the A roads to avoid the idiots on two wheels and four. A percent day for me is to ride the unclassified back roads where I hardly see a bike or car all day. Much more relaxing and less stressful. I can st...
- Sat Aug 08, 2020 4:54 am
- Forum: TECHNICAL
- Topic: Solo rider emergency help spot 3 alternative?
- Replies: 15
- Views: 1594