Travel Event News

As the weekend approaches we are very much looking forward to what is set to be another fantastic travel event. We have plenty of interesting activities lined up both at the event and in the surrounding areas for the weekend.  We are very much excited about our special guests and those giving presentations that should not be missed on Saturday evening.

For a full schedule of events please see:

http://www.overlanders.ie/wp-content/uploads/2017/08/Travel-Event-Schedule-2017.pdf

Demo bikes confirmed for the weekend are:

Honda

  • CRF1000L Africa Twin (Manual & DCT)
  • NC750X
  • XADV 750
  • CB500X
  • CB650F & CBR650F
  • CMX500 Rebel
  • CRF250L

Honda special offers on new bikes for the weekend include:

  • NC750X – FREE ACCESSORIES KIT WORTH €1375+ (incl. Pannier Kit & Top Box)
  • CRF1000A – FREE ACCESSORIES KIT WORTH €1565 (incl. Pannier Kit, Top box, Main Stand & Touring Screen)
  • €650 Off OTR price for 650 range
  • VFR800FAE – FREE VRT & 1 YEARS ROAD TAX (Selected models only)
  • NC750SAE – FREE ACCESSORIES KIT WORTH €1300+ (Selected models only)

Yamaha

  • 2017 XT1200ZE Super Tenere
  • 2017 MT-09 Tracer
  • 2017 XV950A
  • 2017 MT10

KTM

  • 1050, 1290 Super Adventure

Rally Raid Products

  • CB500X Level 1 & 3
  • CRF1000L with Touratech Extreme Suspension
  • BMW R1150GS with Touratech Extreme Suspension

Suzuki

  • DL1000AL16 V-Strom

 

Attractions Include:

Large selection of Touratech equipped motorcycles including the Touratech Rambler.

Trade stands from leading manufacturers including:

  • Honda
  • Yamaha
  • KTM
  • Suzuki
  • Royal Enfield

Exhibitors include:

  • Rally Raid Products - Experts in Touratech Suspension & bike modification. Test bikes include Level 1 & 3 CB500′s, R1150GS with TT suspension. Demo suspension units also availablefor demo/test on your bike.
  • KNOX – Specializing in the design and manufacture of innovative impact protective equipment, performance layering systems, Hand Armour and most recently Studio Collection Outerwear. KNOX products are built for motorcycling, motocross, mountain biking, snowboarding, skiing and equestrian. www.planet-knox.com/
  • SCOTT Motorcycle clothing and protective equipment – 2018 range on display
  • FBOS - First bike on Scene
  • Maddocks of Bray
  • BikeTrac Ireland - Motorcycle tracking & security. (Now available from AMI – Thatcham approved and insurance discounts available)
  • Principal Insurance – bringing not just welcome competition and hard-to-beat premiums, but the specialist knowledge and commitment to service that Irish bikers crave.
  • Lemonrock Motorcycle Rental & Bike Tours, Co. Kerry
  • Others TBC.

Evening presentations from renowned travelers including:

  • Nathan Millward – Author, Publisher & Travel Writer – Sydney to London on a post bike.
  • Brian Montague – Ireland to Cape Town along Africa’s western corridor
  • Mide Maher and Kevin Emans – The BAM Road and High in the Andes
  • Pat Hesse & Overlanders – South East Asia
  • Paddy Maddock & Overlanders – Morocco and Greece – A different view

Overlanders presentation on what’s new for the future.

  • New guided tours in Europe
  • Touratech Adventure Country Tracks of Portugal & Greece
  • Beyond Europe incl. South Africa, Burma, Vietnam, Canada…

Other Attractions/Activities

  • On and off the bike challenges / competitions!
  • Workshops throughout the weekend.
  • Weekend photo rally competition.
  • Rider Training personnel on site.
  • Touratech Shop on site.
  • Travel Event T-shirts.
  • Clearance sales on selected motorcycle clothing and accessories.
  • Local road ride outs of varying durations.
  • Off road skills courses
  • Trail riding green laning routes

Facilities Include: – Free Camping. Campers also welcome. Booking not required. – B&B accommodation €80pps for both nights subject to availability. Please email for booking. – Live music on Friday & Saturday nights – Food served all weekend in the Glenmalure lodge.

We very much hope you can make it to what is shaping up to be a fantastic Travel Event! Look forward to seeing you there and please spread the word! David & all the Team Overlanders & AMI Unit 35 Gorey Business Park, Ramstown, Gorey, Co. Wexford Phone: 053 94 22415 Email: info@overlanders.ie

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