Motorcycles, Mates And Memories: Recalling Sixty Years Of Fun In British Motorcycle Sport

January 19, 2021|
Motorcycles, Mates And Memories: Recalling Sixty Years Of Fun In British Motorcycle Sport by Bill Snelling
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Bill Snelling reflects on his lifetime passion for two-wheeling in this entertaining, motorcycle-themed autobiography. He recalls the decades of motorcycling mayhem, mud and madness that have characterised his 70-odd years living the dream, from the early days at Arthur Lavington’s Velo shop to pounding the long-distance trials and the many race circuits he has ridden. Bill admits he was better off-road than on tarmac, but, he did win one race! He went on to work for Motorcycle Sport magazine, and as a despatch rider, before moving permanently to the Isle of Man.

Motorcycles, Mates and Memories is a great read for anyone interested in British motorcycle sports.
Bill Snelling was unexpectedly born in Tunbridge Wells to a Maidstone family for whom a motorcycle combination was a way of life. He went to work at Arthur Lavington's Velo shop at the age of 15, getting a thorough grounding in all things Veloce, including the LE (which he hated!). Bill rode long-distance trails (mainly on Velo) wi...
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Title:Motorcycles, Mates And Memories: Recalling Sixty Years Of Fun In British Motorcycle SportFormat:PaperbackProduct dimensions:160 pages, 8.75 X 6.35 X 0.68 inShipping dimensions:160 pages, 8.75 X 6.35 X 0.68 inPublished:January 19, 2021Publisher:Veloce PublishingLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:178711581X

ISBN - 13:9781787115811

Appropriate for ages: All ages

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