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Website updated for 2015

The 2015 season is already under way with a programme of The Bike Experience days – See the Events page for this season’s dates. You’ll also find new testimonials from riders, and a new sponsor, Held.

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The Bike Experience 2013 Review

The 2013 season ran from 9th April to 9th October, within those six months the charity was able to put on fifteen riding events at three different venues and had a presence at a further nine promotional events (from Defence Recovery Capability meetings to World Superbike Race weekends). The move of the main Bike Experience […]

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Piaggio Support for The Bike Experience

Great news for the coming season, Piaggio Group have continued their support of the Bike Experience by extending the loan of the two Aprilia Mana motorcycles for a further year.  The bikes have proved to be a firm favourite with the disabled riders and we couldn’t be more pleased to have the continuity of support.  […]

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The Bike Experience teaching dates for 2014

We have the dates for the teaching events for the 2014 season.  If you want to get back on a bike for the first time, come back for more, volunteer or help fundraise, please contact Russell or Talan. Dates and Venue: Date Venue 23rd April Silverstone 27th April RAF Odiham 8th May Silverstone 8th May […]

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News on 2013 Season.

2013 Update. Many of you have been waiting for dates, but we too have been waiting on others to get back and confirm with us.  Here are the facts: Despite writing to Castle Combe, there has been no response saying whether we are able to use the circuit this 2013 season.  However, RAF Odiham have […]

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Our three values……

There are many things that the charity can do for disabled and able-bodied riders.  For anyone wanting to get involved we ask you to consider the three core values.  If your ideas can fit in with these values then come to any of the management and let us know what you’d like to do. Our […]

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Goodwood FoS

Last weekend saw Talan and members of TBE attend the famous Goodwood Festival of Speed. Talan was to run the Hill-climb as part of the bike demonstration and the charity was having bikes on show to the public to increase awareness. TBE actually ended up moving onto the Mission Motorsport site, as we are about […]

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Finale – Fantastic Four

As the Instructors, Launch Crew, riders, family, supported and onlookers arrived at Castle Combe, there was an air of expectation, apprehension and excitement.  It was the final Bike Experience of 2011, and we were going to have four riders for the first time. The riders came from a range of backgrounds and experience. From the […]

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Riders and crew

Last of the Triples

No, it’s not the last Triumph Triple, it is the last time we are limited to three riders.  As of now we have a fully operational CBR954RR to use for The Bike Experience. Adding that to the three SV650’s we currently have, our capacity has risen from one to four over the course of six […]

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