Marc Ryan
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Marc Ryan

A bike nut since he was 17, Marc was forced to lay off the bikes for over 10 years, on doctor's orders. Finally given the nod he thought he'd ease himself back in gently on an XL 250 but promptly bought an SV650 which made him shit his pants for the first month.
He also writes his own random meanderings at his own blog, http://isontheroad.wordpress.com

solo motorcycle trip across Russia
Life on bikesReviews

Serial long distance endurance rider Nick Sanders captures his solo motorcycle trip across Russia and Mongolia. If you really went

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motorcycle prototype
Life on bikes

It seems the motorcycle industry has an uncanny knack for predicting the future. Marc looks some of the ways motorcycle

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stolen motorcycle recovery
AdviceMotorbike security

The joy of finding your stolen bike has been found is soon tempered by discovering there can be hefty charges

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Stolen Motorcycle Recovery Bristol
Life on bikesMotorbike security

In Part 1 of the Great Stolen Motorcycle Recovery Swindle, Marc looked at the state-sanctioned mugging surrounding recovered stolen bikes.

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motorcycle technology
Life on bikes

Marc takes a look at motorcycle technology and wonders if it makes for better riders and why so many bikers

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Big expensive adventure bikes
Life on bikes

Are the big expensive adventure bikes out of your reach? Marc comes up with a super-quick shopping list of bikes

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adventure bikes
AdviceLife on bikes

Marc argues that adventure bikes might just be the answer to Britain’s deteriorating and increasingly embellished road surfaces. He recommends

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bike to go an an adventure
Life on bikes

Next up in our season of ‘You don’t need an adventure bike to have an adventure,’ Marc wonders about the

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Motorcycle helmet visors
Life on bikes

Visors aren’t just for keeping gloopy stuff off your face. Marc recalls an episode when a visor probably saved his

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top fuel efficient motorbikes
Buying & Selling

Fuelly.com is a great website for keeping track of your fuel mileage. The data from everyone’s bikes is also made

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