Author Archives: Paul B

Jake & Mike’s Motorbike Adventure

Rollapaluza’s top MC Jake ( the good looking one) isn’t always slaving away at the ‘ Mahatma Gandhi ‘ trading estate, or enthusiastically shouting encouragement at Rollapaluza racers to assist them in improving their times, Occasionally he is allowed out … Continue reading

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Stop Killing Cyclists-Die In

Paul Burgoine went along to the Stop Killing Cyclists vigil outside the offices of Transport For London on Friday evening and here are his thoughts and observations. The group that petitions for safer cycling in the capital held there annual … Continue reading

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London Poppy Race

It was with great pleasure that we were at the forefront of London Poppy Day with the Royal British Legion at Leadenhall Market, with our specially branded rigs for the ‘Poppy Race Challenge’ it was a busy day with a … Continue reading

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Koppenbergcross 2015

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The Koppenbercross has always been one of my favorite events so its a must on my list, so awake at 2.30 a quick sleep on the ferry, a day wandering around a field littered with cow dung in blazing sunshine … Continue reading

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Matt & Thomas Rotherham At The London 6 Day

Matthew Rotherham has been a Rollapaluza regular since 2008 and since then won other Rollapaluza competitions including our National Series and runner up in our Keirin 2014 Manchester. This week he was joined by his younger brother Thomas at the … Continue reading

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Pennine Trail (West)

Ok the challenge was to go to Hadfield (Royston Vasey), where they filmed the legendary ‘League of Gentlemen’ Leaving from Ladybarn,Manchester and intending on following the National Cycle Route 62, that incorporates the ‘Pennine Trail’ sounds simple Hey!…Well it’s not, … Continue reading

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MTN-Qhubeka’s Tour Of London

There isn’t much you can write about a crit in the West End of London, in fact the racing was secondary to the mass of colour displayed around the circuit by hundreds of Eritrean fans. They had come out in … Continue reading

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We Need You !

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Rollapaluza are entering their busy summer period and are looking for casual crew for our events. 

A willingness to engage with members of the public from all backgrounds and enthusiasm for cycling and the event helps! Work varies but … Continue reading

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International Women’s Day

To celebrate ‘International Women’s Day’ we headed down to York Hall, Bethnal Green for an event arranged by Tower Hamlets #forthegirls a women’s and girl’s sports initiative, inspiring women to become involved and play sport. We were extremely privileged to … Continue reading

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Laura Trott Matrix-Pro-Cycling At Revolution London

It was Laura Trott’s first outing for the new Matrix-Pro-Cycling team at the 5th Round of the Revolution Series in London and we went along to have a chat with her about her new team. Laura won the elimination race … Continue reading

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Matrix Pro Cycling Team Launch 2015

This year Stefan Wyman and his British based team are joining the Pro-Ranks and competing against the best in Europe, this is a massive step for the team and women’s cycling in this country, I attended the team launch and … Continue reading

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Sports Journalist Association Question Time

SJA Question Time Clive Efford MP Labour Helen Grant MP Conservative John Leech MP Liberal Chair… David Walker SJA We were invited to a question time type debate with the above mentioned MP’s in the Wilson Room, Portcullis House, Rollapaluza … Continue reading

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Rollapaluza’s 2014

As usual its been a busy and exciting year, there were too many events in 2014 for us to reflect on them all so here is a small selection. We started of our year by providing the competition for the … Continue reading

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Alec Briggs – Bike Test – Malcolm Custom

Rollapaluza DJ Alec ( Pedeler) Briggs has been out and about testing the Malcolm Custom Bike and here is the outcome.   Recently I’ve had the honour of riding and racing the Malcolm Custom road frame. I’ve done my best … Continue reading

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Track World Cup Women’s Keirin – London

Well probably the most controversial thing about the Keirin at this World Cup was…the Electric Derny, which was not that new for us as we have used a electric derny in our Keirin at Herne Hill Velodrome, I’m sure there … Continue reading

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