Grim Rider's Websites

A site dedicated to long distance motorcycling &

home of the Grim Riders MCC; the British Long Distance Riders;

and the Moped Challenge

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Ride Reports

UK Rallies

 

Welsh Rally - 2004; 2005; 2006; 2007; 2008; 2009; 2010; 2011; 2012; 2013; 2014; 2015; 2016

National Road Rally - 1986; 1987; 1992; 2006; 2008; 2009; 2011; 2015

Scottish Rally - 2008; 2009

IBA UK Brit Butt Rally - 2008; 2009; 2010; 2011; 2012; 2013; 2014

IBA UK Brit Butt Light - 2012; 2013; 2014

South-West Peninsular Rally - 2009; 2010; 2012; 2013; 2014; 2015; 2016

Round Britain Rally - 2008; 2009; 2010; 2011; 2012; 2013

East Coast Challenge - 2008

TOMCC Landmark Challenge - 2011; 2012

HERAM/ Lincs & Yorks Rally - 2014; 2015; 2016

 

Rallies - Rallymaster

IBA BBL Wolfcub Rally - 2009; 2010; 2011

Wolfhound Rally - 2011

Grim's Virtual Rally - 2014, 2015

 

Foreign Rallies

 

IBA Ireland Norn Iron Rally - 2008

Irish Photographic Rally - 2008

IBA Ireland Bally Rally - 2009; 2010

Norwegian Camel Rally - 2009

IBA Ireland Phoker Rally - 2012; 2013

IBA Ireland Lottery Rally - 2015

Tas T4 (Tasmanian Virtual Rally) - 2015

 

Long Distance Rides

 

LDR Easy Rider (500 miles in 12 hours) - 2008

LDR Full Throttle (1000 miles in 24 hours) - 2008

IBA Saddlesore 1000 (1000 miles in 24 hours) - 2008

LDR King of the Road (1500 miles in 36 hours) - 2008

IBA End to End Ride (John O'Groats to Lands End) - 2008

IBA Saddlesore 2000 (2000 miles in 48 hours) - 2008

IBA Saddlesore 1600km (1600 kms in 24 hours) - 2009

IBA Saddlesore Lite (1000 kms in 24 hours in Norway) - 2009

LDR Full Throttle KM (1610 kms in 24 hours) - 2009

IBA End to End Gold (1000 miles from Lands End to John O' Groats) - 2010

LDR King of the Road (1500 miles in 36 hours) - 2010

English Counties Ride (40 County Towns in 36 hours) - 2009

Olympic 1000 Ride - (1000 miles in 24 hours) - 2012

Ride Magazine's Maxxis Diamond Challenge - 2014

 

Grim Riders MCC Rides

 

British National Parks Ride - 2009 (complete)

Pub Crawl Ride - 2009-

Standing Stones Ride - 2009-

Letterboxes Ride - 2009-

Battlefields Ride - 2010 (complete)

Windmills Ride - 2010 - 2013 (complete)

Winter Challenge - 2010; 2011; 2012

Circuits Ride - 2010 -

Treasure Hunt - 2010; 2011; 2012

Millennium Ride - 2010 -

Lifeboat Stations Ride - 2010-

Mountain Passes - 2010 -

October Outing - 2010; 2011

Castles Ride - 2011

Giants Ride - 2011- 

Sculpture Trail - 2012

Motorcycle History Trail - 2013

 

British Long Distance Riders Rides

 

Shropshire County Challenge Ride - 2015

Staffordshire County Challenge Ride - 2015

North Coast 500 - 2016

Sunrise - Sunset Ride - 2016

 

MCC Long Distance Trials

 

Exeter Trial - 2015

Lands End Trial - 2016

Edinburgh Trial - 2016

 

Trips Abroad

 

Scotland - 1985

France - 1986

France - 1987

Eastern Europe (Czechoslovakia & East Germany) - 1988

Ireland - 1989

Italy & Switzerland - 1990

France - 1991

Italy - 1992

Czechoslovakia - 1993

Black Forest (Germany) - 1994

Switzerland - 1995

Austria - 1996

Hebrides - 1998

Orkneys - 1999

Greece - 2001

Portugal - 2002

Morocco - 2007

Scotland & Ireland - 2008

Norway - 2009

 

I don't always get around to writing up rides I have done over the past 20+ years, but those I have done are here. Follow the links below for the write ups of the events.