This is a small trip to Salamina island and specific to Kanakia
I'm organising another Piel Island Rally, Weekend of 7/8th June. Same as the event Austin organised in 2010 and 2011.
If anyone fancies it, see the post over on ABR.
...when you have an XL.
Took the scenic route back after the 'milk run', and despite the clear message of 'don't bother', I did. Very satisfying, wet boots not dampening the enjoyment.
Can't wait to get this thing fettled and registered properly, then it's of to Achill Island to do the...
Fantastic trip to Piel Island. Good to see some of the XRV ers there.
Report over on ABR
My gear lever is a bit loose and doesn't seem to have enough left to tighten it to the shaft.
I've looked on line for a replacement but they seem few and far between on this island.
Do alternative models have the same ones?
Or shall I break out the Dremel clone and 'adjust' the gap? :)
Had a little run out a few weeks ago thought id put the pics up. Nothing special but know how you lot thrive on pictures.
View looking up at Hardknott
On Wrynose looking back at Hardknott
View across Coniston
Called in at Rampside for the obligatory photo of Piel Island and the Lifeboat station
With Austins permission (as this was his baby in 2010 and 2011 (both ace trips!!!)) Ill be organising a Piel Island trip this year. Ive done it through ABR (only reason was a wider audience), the link is...
ABR Island Rally
1/2 June 2013
If you fancy it either stick your name on the ABR...
Boris my good fellow,
Was quite impressed by your sat nav when I got lost on Raasay last week ( I know, three roads on the island and I still feked up etc etc :confused::confused::rolleyes: ) :D
Be a good chap and divulge the make and model :thumbup:
Oh and what pros and cons
The Landlord and Landlady at the Ship on Piel Island, Barrow in Furness have reserved the weekend of 11th and12th June for the XRV Piel Island meet. This is already in the calendar.
THIS POST IN THIS THREAD WILL BE THE SINGLE SOURCE OF THE TRUTH ABOUT THE MEET. I WILL UPDATE AS NEW...
I haven't approached either the King of Piel or the Scottish Forestry commission yet, but thought about the following dates and outline arrangements for these events this year:
Galloway: 29th/30th April /1st/2nd May. This is the looooooong weekend of the Royal Wedding, and I dunno about you...
Ok, so I'm still at a loss of what to do this coming weekend (if I still take Friday off even).
So thought of this.
Ride to as many of the East Anglia Islands as possible.
Just cuz I can...
Must have had 24 hours of video. Have cut it down very harshly to about 17 minutes.
It was all in different formats and shapes and some was too bouncy to use, some just had to be cut because even the hardiest biker would have got bored after a while. Aplogies to anyone who sent me stuff that...