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THe rasp of the Scott has died down, but the memories of the 46th National Irish Rally are still vivid. I’m astride Peter Maddox’s vintage, two speed Scott outside the rally’s most notorious watering hole. John Wightman
Day 1 Day 1 of the rally consisted of over 200 km of roads varying from B and C to narrow tracks. The route transversed magnificent scenery and it was agreed by all 3 Aussie riders that it was the best riding ever. Day 2 Day 2 turned out to be even longer and better […]
more from John Wightman… Outside the Golf Course of the Castlerosse. There are 3 Brough Superiors, A Williamson, 4 Scotts and 15 Beemers on the starting grid!
Well its on again 3 of the participants of the 2010 UK Tour have returned to the UK for a 2012 follow up. Dave A – riding a 1921 Indian 600cc Scout Carl M – riding a 1930 Sunbeam Longtroke 500cc 6A Lion John W – riding a 1936 Scott 600cc Flying Squirre All three […]
This is a short video of the start of our UK 2012 Tour with three Aussies riding vintage motorcycles around the Yorkshire Dales in August 2012. Carl M on a 1930 Sunbeam 6A Lion Longstroke 500cc Dave A on a 1921 Indian Scout 600cc John W on a 1936 Scott Flying Squirrel 600cc
John Wightman writes from Ireland: The night before last, we were driving till 8pm at night, light was fading quickly, we ended up in a quaint little village on a remote inlet in southern Ireland, Courtmacsherry. I opened the door of the only hotel and nearly got bowled over by a bunch of festive Irish […]
John Wightman is preparing for the 46th Irish National gathering by riding on the Pennine Way to Tan Hill Pub, Richmond, Swaledale, North Yorkshire, England. At an elevation of 528 metres (1,732 ft), and 11 miles from the nearest town, it is isolated in English eyes!
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