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  1. Video: Snow chains on Africa Twin and Honda XL - trying to reach France

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Hello, Together with my friend last Friday we tried to cross the border from Italy to France, through a 2.700 m. pass. The aim was to have a good lunch in France but ufortunately we couldn't manage because of the ice, but the view was superb so we didn't spoil the day. A couple of pictures...
  2. The 2nd Countrymen Rally 2016 - from 8th to 10th April

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    In glorious Cumbria near Alston. Last year for the inaugural rally there was chilli and baked spud, full breakfasts, BBQ, large communal fire and live music, ride outs to the Lakes, Kielder Forest drive and the Scottish Border. Location: Haggs Bank Bunkhouse Nentsberry Alston Cumbria CA9...
  3. XR in Vietnam

    XR is a fantastic model of Honda. We are using them for our bussiness in Vietnam. If you want to ride XR to see the real Vietnam, please contact us. Our website: Vietnam Motorbike Tours | Crossing Border Motorcycle Tours
  4. Royal Enfield Classic

    Other Bikes
    There are not any thread about Royal Enfield motorcycles :( I have some Royal Enfields in Vietnam and want to share some pictures about them If you visit Vietnam please pass by our shop. Our website: Vietnam Motorbike Tours | Crossing Border Motorcycle Tours Cheers!
  5. For Sale: Honda XR650R Graphics

    For Sale / Wanted
    Good quality £15 posted or collected from South Wales
  6. For Sale: Honda XR 650 R outer clutch casing

    For Sale / Wanted
    What you see is what you get. Good used condition £20 posted or you can collect from South Wales
  7. [Video] A weekend on the border of Norway and Sweden (Lierne/Lappland)

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    I went camping in Lappland this weekend and testet my new budget action camera, a SJCam M10 Wifi. The video turned out quite well, with lots of crazy weather, cool sceneries, and various animal encounters. Take a look: Here's the complete route...
  8. Heads Up! Year of the horse....

    Heads up - Anyone planning to enter Asia via Nepal coming in from China, please know that due to it being 'Year of the Horse' pilgrims are celebrating in cities Tingri and Ngari and border is closed until first of September. Ran in to 3 very upset Italians touring that now have to ship bikes...
  9. Hello from France

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi all, I'm Stéphane, living in south of France near the Spain border. I ride my Africa Twin 1996 mostly on off-roads. here are some vids about my last rides: Ultimate Off-road Ride in may 2014: By "Le Jardinier" Last winter in the snow...
  10. South Wales owners

    Africa Twin
    Hi folks, is there anyone in South Wales or the border area who can take my RD07 for a spin? Sounds daft but I want someone to confirm whether the engine is running rough. I haven't been riding long enough to know but I suspect the carbs are out of sync or maybe a plug is breaking down. Just...
  11. Cyprus - 2 days on a hired XR250

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    I was going to do a more in-depth report, but computer problems have saved you from letting me drone on too much. Follow the linky for some piccies. <a href="" target="_blank"><img...
  12. SW Run next w'end sometime

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Anyone fancy going out next sat or sun afternoon, Dartmoor/Exmoor over the border somewhere? Posted on the SW riders group.
  13. Newbie saying hello

    I'd like to introduce myself....................
    Hi Guys and Gals, thought I would introduce myself and say hello, I have ridden bikes all my life it seems starting with the obligatory FS1E-DX,RD250,RD400 and the love of my life RD350 and oh so many others, I now ride a Triumph 800 Roadie with a few bits I have added to her :o , I live in...
  14. I'm looking for people to go green laning with, I live in Bedford.

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Anyone in North Beds, or nearish, like just over the border in Cambs, or Northants, want to come green laning with me? I work part time, so am often free on a Tuesday and a Wednesday as well as weekends. I'm very new to green laning, so I just tend to bimble along until I get stuck or fall...
  15. t/a corrsion

    well after 4.5 months of ownership and 6000 miles i have the first signs of corrosion on the front and rear spokes, right hand side forkleg and more annoyingly the front wheel rim .Despite regular cleaning and treating with acf50 its happening allready :mad:<br>
  16. dommie quad on ebay

    Dominator / FMX
    washed my handscan't do a thing with them:p
  17. dommie quad on ebay

    Dominator / FMX
    very versitile our dommies i am obviously doing something wrong when uploading pictures so thanks for uploading the pix of the dommie quad on ebay
  18. Campsite laugharne Carmarthenshire-Pembrokeshire Border

    Recommended Dealers/Service Providers/Campsites
    Went out on the Tenere today to find a Campsite, as i've been invited to a Wedding reception at a place called Broadway near Laugharne, and want to make a Weekend of it. Anyhoo, came across, and booked onto this one. Nine Acres Caravan & Camping Park Marsh Road Broadway Laugharne Carms SA33...
  19. A bit of practice for Galloway

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    Decided as I am takeing my son with me to the Galloway meet that we should get some practice only ment to do a couple of miles to give him an idea of what it would be like but he enjoyed it that much we ended up doing about 30 miles of track. <img class="inlineimg" title="thumbright" border="0"...
  20. This year's winter project.

    Just bought a Yamaha yfb250 timberwolf 4wd farm quad in need of restoration, It Should keep me busy in the garage during the winter months, Going to use it with my small trailer to collect logs for my fire and for a bit of fun when it snows, Anybody else own a quad and what do you use it for?