Rain riding, if you’re inexperienced, will be daunting, can be incredibly dangerous and is unlikely to be enjoyable. However, if you can bring yourself to get out there and do it, there are so many benefits. Over the weekend, we’ve had … Continue reading Riding in the rain; it’s good for the soul.
There are two types of cyclist. The first is those who ride with the sole purpose to get fit, and keep their wits about them, remembering they are on a public road sharing with traffic that will generally be travelling at two or … Continue reading Cyclists.
For some strange reason, people I know have been crashing a fair bit lately. Most of those people are very experienced riders, who I would happily throw the key to my bike for them to ride, and I have complete … Continue reading That Sinking Feeling.
You wouldn’t believe how often people tell me riding a motorcycle is dangerous. I’m regularly told by people they wish I would sell my bike. People forget that when I ride, it is me who is avoiding being hit by the … Continue reading It’s out of love.
The June long weekend regularly involves a road-trip to my sisters farm just outside of Quorn, South Australia. Ordinarily we would leave on a Friday night with dirt bikes in tow, car full of food and gear. 2015, though, was … Continue reading Fun in the Southern Flinders Ranges.
My first experience on a motorcycle was when I was 11 at a friends property at Coobowie on the Yorke Peninsula, South Australia. It’s one of those things, especially as a young boy, that I’ll never forget. Sitting on the … Continue reading Where it started.