The journey from northern Alaska to the southernmost tip of Argentina is more than 24,000 miles – so could you imagine completing it ten times? That’s the reality for our friends at GlobeBusters Motorcycle Expeditions, who this weekend celebrated reaching Ushuaia, capital of Argentina’s Tierra del Fuego region, with a group of hardy customers in tow. Led […]
The TKC 80 Twinduro is the benchmark tyre in the dual sport market. It has been around for more than three decades, and has helped to take some of the world’s most adventurous riders to the most far flung corners of the globe. Earlier this year, Tony from popular YouTube channel ‘Views From The Man […]
Adventure Bike TV are well known for their thorough bike tests, but they’ve never pitted the latest dual-sport tyres against one another… until now! In Series 5, Episode 5 presenter Graham Hoskins teamed up with former British Enduro champion Mark Molineux of Sweet Lamb Rally Centre in Mid Wales to pit five popular knobbly tyres […]
Last week we were privileged to be able to welcome record breaking adventurers Simon and Lisa Thomas to our offices in the UK. Back in 2003, looking for a break from their day-to-day lives, the couple set off on what they expected would be a 12 to 18 month trip. Fast forward 12 years, and […]
Yamaha launched the DT125 back in 1974, and despite not undergoing any major change since the 80’s, they continued to be popular learner-legal machines well into the new millennium. In truth, most DT125s don’t stray from the road, but as Practical Sportsbikes editor Jim Moore knows full well, they’re more than capable off it too. […]
This weekend marks the first ever KTM UK Adventure Rally, which follows on from the success the Austrian bike manufacturer has had with similar events across the globe. KTM UK’s event will be held at the 6,600 acre Sweetlamb complex, in the heart of the Cambrian Mountains, from Friday 29th June to Sunday 1st July. […]
Every two years since 2008, BMW have organised the increasingly popular International GS Trophy in various locations across the globe, attracting many teams of thrill seeking adventurers in the process. This year’s 6th edition of the event was held in Mongolia, where for the first time not one but two female teams qualified. Back in […]
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