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Frequently Asked Questions.

"What will I need?"
To be 21 or over, to hold a full UK Motorcycle Licence or an International Licence (see terms and conditions). We can provide full kit hire. Don't forget your accommodation! Click here for a list of local hotels, B & Bs and guest houses.

"I'd like to know more about the bikes"
Here's the range of BMW GS and Enduro bikes on offer at BMW Off Road Skills:

G 650 GS

BMW G 650 GS
652cc single

  • Seat Height: Low
  • Ease of Use: High
  • Off-Road Capability: Medium
  • Most Suitable for: Level 1, Level 2

This single-cylinder lightweight all-purpose bike is perfect for newer or less confident riders. The low seat height is a big hit with shorter riders, while the punchy single cylinder engine provides all the ‘oomph' required to tackle all the trails, ruts and obstacles that BMW Off Road Skills can throw at you.

G 650 GS Sertao

BMW G 650 GS Sertao
652cc single

  • Seat Height: High
  • Ease of Use: High
  • Off-Road Capability: High
  • Most Suitable for: Level 1, Level 2, Level 3

This special edition G 650 GS is also perfect for newer or less confident riders. It has longer travel suspension, making it better suited to the taller rider.

F 800 GS

BMW F 800 GS
798cc parallel twin

  • Seat Height: High
  • Ease of Use: Medium
  • Off-Road Capability: Medium/High
  • Most Suitable for: Level 2, Level 3

The F 800 GS is more suitable for confident riders and, if ridden with confidence, can be one of the most rewarding models in our fleet. With a little extra suspension and a strong engine, this bike is awesome fun! The higher seat height, however, may present more of a challenge for those who are less experienced.

R 1200 GS

BMW R 1200 GS
1170cc air/liquid cooled flat twin

  • Seat Height: Medium
  • Ease of Use: Medium
  • Off-Road Capability: Medium
  • Most Suitable for: Level 1, Level 2, Level 3

The surprise bike of the BMW Off Road Skills fleet, the R 1200 GS may appear intimidating, but it possesses a huge grin factor. The balanced nature and smooth, consisent power delivery make it an easy bike to ride for all abilities. On top of this, the R 1200 GS has a surprisingly low seat height so even the smaller riders out there shouldn't rule this bike out!

Husqvarna TE 250 / 310

Husqvarna TE 250
249/302cc single

The TE 250 and 310 are world beaters, as proven by the World Championship they claimed in 2010. This bike has a full 300mm of off-road suspension. The gentle power, super low weight and incredible handling make this an easy, confidence inspiring bike to ride.

Husqvarna TE 449

Husqvarna TE 449
449/510cc single

This bike has a full 300mm of off-road suspension, while the low weight and amazingly tractable engine allow you to go places you didn't know were possible. A great bike to develop your skills with.

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