Monthly Archives: October 2014

Master Your Ride

Being the master of your ride is all about skill… or is it? Every rider, even the newest rider, knows how to apply the brakes and slow down or come to a complete stop, they can shift gears and twist … Continue reading

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A True Story (Really) From Qatar

This is a long read, but if you need a chuckle for the day, this is it. I have placed this under the category of “Fiction” but in fact it really is a true story… no, “Once Upon A Time.”  … Continue reading

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Maybe A Bit Bogus

Last night I wrote a short bit for this blog and was going to post it but lost connectivity at the house.  Sadly that happens all too often as I live in the quiet solitude of the country and connectivity … Continue reading

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The Monster

With halloween just around the corner I thought it proper to tell you this true story. When I was a little boy I had a monster that lived in my closet. I know all children think there are monsters in … Continue reading

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Zen – Part 2

  Regardless, whether you ride solo or with a group there are standard safety practices that must apply. Tire pressure, chain or belt tension, functional lights, mirrors and personal protective gear to name a few all apply. Some riders take … Continue reading

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Zen – Part 1

Ideas set forth in this series of articles are personal in nature and do not reflect the opinion of any particular club, any state law (unless specified) nor the opinion of that State Trooper who just wrote you a ticket … Continue reading

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Zen and the Art of Group Riding

If given a choice of riding with a group or riding solo I would prefer to ride solo. However, there are some caveats to that. If riding in a benefit or a community event then the group dynamic is probably … Continue reading

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