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First ride in 35 years

And my little brother gets some quick skills in a parking lot practicing basic gymkhana skills and learning some control concepts that translate from low-speed to high-speed and even track and racing. All the skill learned are transferable to everyday riding. I am proud to not only help my brother, but watch him dramatically improve […]

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Weekend adventure illustrates two extremes

I love the video below because it illustrates well the two extremes of adventure motorcycles and gear. The whole idea of having a perfect bike for adventure is ludicrous, and hopefully after watching, you will agree. From my experience, there so often seems to be a reluctance to ride without proper tools (bike, gear, tents, […]