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Nino Schurter World Champion races Rollapaluza Germany

Swiss mountian bike star Nino Schurter hashad an incredible year, winning the world cup, silver medal at the Olympics and yesterday securing his second world champion title. Only ten days ago, no doubt as part of his World’s preparation, Nino … Continue reading

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We ride Arenberg Cobbles.

Winston grabbed the opportunity to ride the famous section of cobbles from the upcoming Paris Roubaix. After a 9 hour drive en route for the first event of Rollapaluza France. Bored in my Etap Hotel Box room, after a cheap … Continue reading

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Lost Velodromes of the world part 2 : L’Isle Jourdain

You can imagine the atmosphere back in this track’s heyday, riders and spectators taking shelter in the shade of the typically French pollarded Plane tress, maybe music, maybe wine, a festival atmosphere. We came across this track on a visit … Continue reading

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Rollapaluza crew on minidrome in France

Our recent job in France meant we got to try this minidrome at Veloscope, near Toulouse in France…and were shown up by the well-practised locals!   Shows Jake of Rollapaluza UK’s first ever ride on any track, Winston’s first minidrome … Continue reading

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France in January

We’ve been to France before, a polo tournament in Rouen and four days in the Palais du Festival in Cannes, still can’t quite believe that one, but it’s true!….Now we return, invited by the nice chaps at French cycle clothing … Continue reading

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Rollapaluza Antwerp

What a weekend in Belgium! Rollapaluza Germany met Rollapaluza UK to jointly run Rollapaluza’s first ever event in a castle! Once again we were hosted by the great guys at Fixerati this time as part of a weekend “fixed festival” … Continue reading

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Brighton Mugs

A selection of the best “Gurns” from Brighton’s Rolla Riot, from which we’ve only just recovered….. A great night, but after all these years of waiting to come to Brighton, we always knew it would be….also we’re fully swinging with … Continue reading

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A night out at the London Nocturne

This year we weren’t working at the Nocturne, meaning for the first time we had the opportunity to really enjoy the spectacle of the evening’s cycling entertainment. Always a great event from the folding bike and penny farthing races through … Continue reading

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Brief BICCC 2011 review from London Courier

I went to Edinburgh with the Rollapaluza rabble for BICCC 2011, and had a damn fine time.

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Rollapaluza’s Stelle to race in Omloop Het Nieuwsblad

From pub Rollapaluzas to one of the biggest bike races in Belgium. Rollapaluza crew and club member Estelle Rogers, will be a guest rider for the Rapha¬† women’s team in this Saturday’s Omloop Het Nieuwsblad, one of the biggest and … Continue reading

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National Kilo champion beaten in Edinburgh

Current track champ Bruce Croall second in Rollapaluza National Series event. Kenny Ayre beat the reigning champ over Bruce’s favoured distance in the final. It was great to have some top class track talent at the event, mainly from the … Continue reading

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Glasgow Rollapaluza National Series : Results and photos

Great night last night at round one of the Scottish leg of our National Series. Will The Edinburgh crew beat Glasgow’s fast times?…find out tonight at Studio 24, 24 Calton Road, EH8 8DP from 6pm. Full Glasgow results and photos … Continue reading

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Mystery Rollapaluza “wild” Skater

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Rollapaluza at Berlin 6 with photos

Rollapaluza UK and German teams had a great (and late) night out in Berlin at the 100th Berlin Six, we were super chuffed to bump into Keirin Legend Tomity. Top class track action and nice beer too. Winston put his … Continue reading

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Rollapaluza in Austria alternate video “Battle Cranks”

Great video from Nick, somewhat less cheesy than the TV report. Battle Cranks 2010: The Crankiest Bits from HerrNick on Vimeo.

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