Is winter riding for you?

There’s no doubt about it, winter has us firmly in its icy grip. Whether it be the cold, dark, rain, snow, or fog – most of us will be making our excuses and riding less than we otherwise would, or not at all. It is the time of year for planning adventures, and preparing ourContinue reading “Is winter riding for you?”

Elefant Rally on a Honda CRF250L

64 Jahre Elefantentreffen “Crazy, enduring and very cold! What a totally unforgettable experience. If you have heard about the Elefant rally and never been you need to get there next year. Tick it off your bucket list. Do it at least once in your lifetime. I will certainly go again… one day!” See the BVDMContinue reading “Elefant Rally on a Honda CRF250L”

Monkey business

If you like having great fun on small bikes. You can’t get much smaller and cooler than the ultimate pocket bike from Honda. These have always been popular and great fun to ride. Since the release of the new 125cc Monkey the craze has reignited and they are now often seen tearing about with oversizedContinue reading “Monkey business”

The ultimate budget adventure bike?

A hundred million people can’t be wrong. Simple, light weight and reliable Honda engineering. The economical and basic design 4 stroke OHC engine design is proven. With go anywhere performance and adventure capabilities. You only have to skim through the GFOSB facebook group photos to see the popularity of these little bikes and their adventures.Continue reading “The ultimate budget adventure bike?”

Dont let me down Olive…

An update on the Elephant Rally preparation which is now only weeks away. See the original post here https://greatfunonsmallbikes.com/2020/01/03/the-elefant-rally-2020/. I today heard from Dave and was excited when he told me of his plans to ride the MZ ETZ 250 in the spirit of GFOSB. More so because as mentioned in the previous post, backContinue reading “Dont let me down Olive…”

Small bikes, big following..!

During 2018 I eventually got fed up with motorcycle politics amongst friends and bike clubs. I believe ride what you want to ride and don’t let others dictate or influence your bike choices. In February 2019 the GFOSB facebook group was created aimed at promoting all bikes under 250cc to come together and share theContinue reading “Small bikes, big following..!”