Tuesday, 22 October 2013

British Monowheel Association Meeting Elvington Airfield 21/10/2013

Was wet wet wet too wet to run past 35mph although we did see a lawnmower go past at around 90mph!!!
Tom Anable and Nick Zglobis of A.T Monowheels had a  good play about tho with the uk monowheel team thanks to straightliners hopefully everyones back there on the 11th of November for another day!

Anables Atom current UK topspeed holding monowheel

Was wet wet wet all day long as Tim Mann brings in the cones

Top speeds for the two days of riding for the A.T Monowheels team

Nick Zglobis looking for the fuel breather

Nick Zyglobis 33.6mph in the wet

UK Monowheel Team at work

UK Monowheel Team left to right
Kevin Scott, Peter Orton, Peter Kay and Tim Mann

Both machines struggling with drive in the wet 

Thursday, 17 October 2013

Rollie Free Land Speed Legend

In 1948 Rollie Free stripped down to wearing only a Speedo bathing suit, a shower cap, and a pair of borrowed sneakers taking the Motorcycle Landspeed Record to 150.313 mph... In 2013 Tom Anable stripped half naked in a field and made someone take pictures of him...

Friday, 4 October 2013

UK Monowheel Team Planned Outings

UK Monowheel Team are planning (weather permitting) to attend one (or both?) of the following. We've still got some work to do - but high hopes we'll be back in action. Anybody tempted to join us ? Entry fees apply (detail to follow).

Sun 20th Oct - Straightliners RWUB event at Sherburn Aerodrome (otherwise known at the Mintex Testing Ground, or Yorkshire Autodrome (where I crewed for Tom a few weeks back) - http://www.yorkshireautodrome.co.uk/circuit

Mon 21st Oct - Straightliners Top Speed event at Elvington (same as previous weekday members events - where they've let us tag along)

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