Events

Quiz Night

Sat 20th January – Garry Brown

Come along and join in the fun, this is no ordinary quiz. Bring your own drinks and snack. £10 pp entry, &16 with dinner. If you want to have school dinner in the break, then please advise at time of booking.

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Ypres

Fri 21st – Sun 23rd June (2 Nights) – Andy / Laurence

1 room available. Please contact Laurence for details.

A leisurely ride via La Coupole through the battle fields of Ypres.

They’ll be something for everyone – open road riding, history, shopping and plenty of time to sample the delights of an historic Belgium city.

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Bordeaux

Thu 27th June – Tue 2nd July (5 Nights) – Al

Ride Now Full. A Reserve List is now in effect.

Join Al for a pleasant away trip to Bordeaux. This will be great fun with rides along the Cote d’Argent and into the famous vineyards of Bordeaux.

Great riding, good food and of course some of the local grape juice that they are famous for. 6 days and 5 nights. Total mileage approx 1,200.

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Pub Camping 1

Fri 28th – Sun 30th June (2 Nights) – Czes

Ride Now Full. A Reserve List is now in effect.

A camping weekend for the more hardy adventurers and fun-lovers within the Chapter. Looking to explore the West Country this time!

More details to follow as they are finalised!

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Weymouth

Fri 5th – Sun 7th July (2 Nights) – Dave

Ride Now Full. A Reserve List is now in effect.

Join Dave and Jean on a 3 day jaunt around Weymouth and the Jurassic Coast, faking in Sammy Millers Motorcycle Museum, a ride or two down the Jurassic Coast Road, Lyme Regis, Portland Bill and Lulworth Cove.

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Eagle’s Nest

Thu 11th – Sun 21st July (10 Nights) – Vince

1 Double room available. Please contact Vince for details.

A diverse 10 day tour to the Alps with scenic Castles, Black Forest, Mountain roads and some touristy bits as well. Many highlights like Neu Schwanstein, Salzbergwerk and the Kehlsteinhaus (Eagle’s Nest)

You should expect to ride around 1800 miles.

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Pub Camping 2

Fri 12th – Sat 13th July (1 Nights) – Czes

Ride Now Full. A Reserve List is now in effect.

Camping for one night only! Leaving GH-D mid-morning, stopping for lunch en-route before arriving at the camp site late afternoon.

Then it is a short walk across to our venue for the evening – The Royal Standard near Beaconsfield. Camping is 10 per head and there is the option of glamping.

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Summer BBQ & School Disco

Sat 27th July – Gary

Join us on 27th July 2024 for our Summer BBQ. This year, we are making sure the weather isn’t going to be a problem, as we have a large covered outside area and the whole pub—yes, for one night only, the entire pub is ours.

Date: 27th July 2024 – From 3.30 pm to Midnight
Venue: The Squirrel Inn Ltd, Hurtmore Rd, Godalming, GU7 2RN
Price: £33 per person

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Black Forest

Sun 4th – Sat 10th August (6 Nights) – Al

A trip down to the Black Forest in Southern Germany. We will riding some of the best roads that the area has to offer including the iconic B500 and many more. Spectacular scenery of hills, lakes, mountains and forests. Seriously good roads, excellent food and proper German beer.

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Cirencester Rally

Fri 16th – Sun 18th August 2024 (2 Nights) – Garry Brown

Book early to save disappointment!

The 7th edition of our great Cirencester Rally organised by Hogsback Chapter. With guest Chapters, and again with accommodation of the RAU (Royal Agricultural University).

Live music, DJ Rob & Saturday Ride-out organised by the Road Crew.

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Reims

Fri 23rd – Mon 26th August (3 Nights) – Al

Ride Now Full. Reserve List now in effect.

Join Al to fly the flag for Hogsback Chapter in France. We will ride to the capital of the Champagne region and although the actual itinerary of the rally is a closely guarded secret until the Reims Chapter release the details later in the year, I can guarantee some fantastic riding, excellent entertainment and food and of course oodles and oodles of Champagne, darlings!

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Weinfest

Thu 29th August – Mon 2nd September (4 Nights) – Vince

The Wine Festival of the Middle Moselle takes place in early September every year in Bernkastel-Kues. The highlights of the festival include the coronation of the Wine Queen “Mosella” on Friday, the brilliant firework display on Saturday and the parade on Sunday.

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Tanks In Town

Fri 30th August – Mon 2nd September (3 Nights) – Paul / Dell

Ride Now Full. A Reserve List is now in effect.

Back to Mons in Belgium, but not DouDou, this time we go for the real Dragons. Tanks are in Town.

A impressive weekend with display and parade of tanks and armoury.

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Chili Fest

Sat 7th September – Beth

The annual Hot Chili Fest, a competition for the hoffest chill.

A fun day at the dealership, with more than just chill…

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Lindum

Fri 13th – Sun 15th September (2 Nights) – Al

Join Al on a ride to The Olde Barn Hotel in Grantham for 2 days of fun and a rideout, a Rally organised by Lindum Colonia Chapter.

2 nights Hotel/2 Diner/Breakfast/Sandwich lunch Pool/Spa & Fun.

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Dams & Ghent

Fri 20th – Sun 22nd September (2 Nights) – Hilary

Leave Friday afternoon with crossing to Calais stay the night in Calais.

Sat. morning meet at Eurotunnel for those crossing Saturday. Ride through the Westershelde Tunnel with lunch in Veere, a lovely old port, followed by a tour over the Neeltje Jans dams to Zierikzee, the Phillip dam complex and back to Ghent Sunday morning breakfast in the Grand Place, visit Ghent castle and the back to Calais for afternoon crossing.

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Christmas Party

Sat 7th December – Garry

Join our festive Christmas Party, the highlight of the year.

Great food and drinks, speeches and awards, like the much loved TOSCARS for mishaps.

All surrounded by music and dance, with a band and DJ.

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What We’ve Done So Far in 2023

A log is kept of all the events that take place within the Chapter

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Snowball Ride

Posted On 29th January 2024

Saturday 6th January 2024Lead Rider: Peter Ostinelli Backmarkers: Dave O’Brien & Larry ZeaWeather: Dry & Sunny16 bikes & 1 trike and 19 members. https://hogsbackchapteruk.smugmug.com/2024/Snow-Ball-ride-6-Jan-2024 Saturday 6th…

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Last call to join the S.O.S. (start of season party) on 2nd March 2024.

Posted On 23rd January 2024 (Updated 24th January 2024)

The last date to book the S.O.S. (start of season party) is Friday 26th January 2024. After this date bookings will close! Please advise as…

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Burley

Posted On 25th June 2023 (Updated 2nd January 2024)

On this glorious sunny and warm Sunday rumble, fifteen bikes joined Roger & Tracy southward to the New Forest

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Goodwood Café

Posted On 24th June 2023 (Updated 2nd January 2024)

Trip to Goodwood Aerodrome Café

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Café to Café

Posted On 18th June 2023 (Updated 2nd January 2024)

With three away rides and Fathers Day today it was no surprise no members joined Steve Routh and I on the Rykas cafe to Loomies cafe ride

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Lunch at Windsor Castle

Posted On 17th June 2023 (Updated 2nd January 2024)

Despite the weather reports suggesting rain, the seventeen souls on fifteen bikes who turned up for this ride were treated to glorious weather

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THIGS Watercress Line

Posted On 15th June 2023 (Updated 2nd January 2024)

A ride to The Watercress Line at Alresford with an optional train ride for those interested and lunch at the station.

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Peak District

Posted On 15th June 2023 (Updated 2nd January 2024)

Hamish Rogers with road crew Eep and Dave O’B took 21 members on 10 bikes and 2 trikes on a weekend away to the Peak District, based in Buxton.

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Summer Ponds Café

Posted On 11th June 2023 (Updated 2nd January 2024)

My two road crew and back markers today were the efficient Laurence or as I like to call him chunky monkey and Garry or as he likes to be known Tigger.

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Shepperton Fair & Raft Race

Posted On 10th June 2023 (Updated 2nd January 2024)

Our Hogsback sailors will enter the dramatic raft race – we have a title to defend!

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