R.I.P. Les Williams
It is with great sadness that we pass on the news that Les Williams passed away this morning (5th July 2019). He was best known for his involvement with Triumph Racing Triples and the White Helmets. A true gentleman who will be sadly missed.
Trifest USA is almost here!
There is less than a month to go to Trifest USA which is being held from the 12th to the 14th July 2019 at Two Wheels of Suches in the beautiful North Georgia mountains. This will be our second year and we hope to double the attendance from last year. This is a simple gathering of TOMCC members and other Triumph riders.
TOMCC at Motorcycle Live 2019
The TOMCC will once again be having a stand at Motorcycle Live (November 2019) at the NEC, Birmingham. The previous years have been successful for the Club in attracting new members and this year should be no different. The stand will be manned throughout by the Club Chairman and Secretary (Ken and Jan) with various other helpers.
TOMCC AGM Date and Location for 2020
The date and location of the next Club AGM has been finalised by the Club Committee. It will take place at the Royal Victoria Hotel, Llanberis, Gwynedd, LL55 4TY (Wales) on Sunday 5th April 2020. The Club AGM is only open to Members of the TOMCC and you will need to show your Membership Card to get in.
Triumph A2 Roadshow News
Triumph have launched an exclusive A2 Roadshow to allow motorcycle riders with only an A2 motorcycle licence to experience A2-Ready Triumph motorcycles. A2 licence holders will be able to test-ride a Street Triple S, Street Twin, Street Cup, Street Scrambler, Bonneville T100 Black or Tiger 800.
Triumph Showtruck at Rykas in July
The Triumph Show Truck will be at Rykas (Box Hill in Surrey) on Sunday 14th July 2019. You will be able to test-ride a number of Triumph motorcycles, but you will need to telephone Carl Rosners to book your place. The team from the Carl Rosner dealership will be there in force to give you help and advice.
Triumph Wins IoM TT Supersport race
Peter Hickman, riding a Smiths Racing Trooper Beer Triumph Daytona 675R has triumphed in the Isle of Man TT Supersport Race 2. Peter was 3.3 seconds ahead of second place Dean Harrison at the line, with a 128.14mph last lap. All this on a bike that is no longer being produced and is a seven year old design.
Membership Cards get a New Picture
Back in 2018, we held a competition amongst our Members to re-design our Club Membership Card. We received a number of excellent entries, and after a lot of deliberation we chose the one you see here to be our next Membership Card. They are now being sent out to Members so look out for it if you join or renew.
Trifest Somerset Back On for 2020!
If you weren't at Trifest Somerset 2019 then you missed a cracker of an event. There were well over 200 attendees filling the venue and all had an excellent time. So much so that Trifest Somerset is again being held in 2020 from the 1st May to 4th May. Places are already being booked at St Audries bay so get in quick.