Tuesday, April 26, 2016

Learning about Harleys and getting flamed by Trolls

Yasuo! My Dad was a greek Cypriot, and Mum was English, he loved Indians, and she loved bikes and boys. What a match!

They were together until the end, some 53 odd years of marriage and migration from the UK to Australia as '10 Pound Poms', raising 3 boys and 2 girls.

Tuesday, April 19, 2016

Carpe diem: a day adventuring on the Triple Black GS

I keep running across this mindful thing of late, it’s really stuck with me through these past few months when stuff has been really dark, and conversely when stuff is really light and fluffy too. Like enjoying a good belly laugh.

The kind that comes from nowhere, the one that takes-you-by-complete-surprise kind of laugh. Or the opportunity, and more importantly the feeling, to make the most of a great day and go riding.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

A short story for new motorcycle riders

Well, hello there. After being surrounded by them, living next door to them, and this near miss experience below, I decided to write this short story for new motorcycle riders.

I jokingly refer to them as the 'Ninja Squad', as they all seem to ride Kawasaki Ninja 300s. Go figure.

Tuesday, April 5, 2016

First Impressions helmet review - Arai Signet-Q Pro Tour

I dunno exactly how this happened but for whatever reason I have always found myself wearing Shoei helmets, but no more!

Below are my first impressions of a new Arai Signet-Q Pro Tour Tactical helmet.