Compass Expeditions adventure ride

South American adventure ride opportunity

Great adventure ride opportunities like this don’t come along very often. Compass Expeditions needs some BMW F 700 GS bikes moved from La Paz, Bolivia through to Pucon in Chile over 14 days and that’s good news for anyone who ever wanted to ride the continent without joining an organised tour. Not that Compass Expeditions …

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Compass Expeditions joins Triumph

Motorcycle travel company Compass Expeditions has joined forces with Triumph Australia to run two annual motorcycle adventures in Australia. The inaugural event is the Triumph Otway Dirty RATS weekend in late March 2014 while the second event is the Triumph Flinders Ranges Dirty Rats Adventure in August. Read my story on the Flinders tour here. …

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Charley Boorman at bike show

Charley Boorman will star alongside historic and brand new motorcycles at next week’s Sydney Motorcycle & Scooter Show (November 15-17). The Long Way star will talk about his travels, answer questions and, together with riding mate and born-comedian Billy Ward, they will present videos of their adventures on big screens. He will also sign books …

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Compass Expeditions Mongolia tour

If the Compass Expeditions tour I did earlier this year in the outback with Charley Boorman is anything to go by, their latest tour to Mongolia should be a blast. It will also allow travellers to retrace some of the tyre tracks of Charley and Ewan McGregor on their first epic journey, The Long Way …

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Charley Boorman interview

Australia has long been a favourite destination for popular bike adventurer Charley Boorman. He lived here for six months a couple of decades ago, prepared for his Long Way Round adventure with Ewan McGregor here and has visited on many occasions. He was recently in Australia for the first of what is hoped to be …

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