celebrating 40+ years of motorcycling

Farewell, Dani

The news that Honda's second favourite son is retiring from full-time racing is not new. Since the middle of the year (probably earlier, actually), speculation has been rife that Dani and … [Read more]


Well, as the title implies, I have been missing in action for over a week now. Things have just caught up with me and getting to the keyboard, while not impossible, has certainly been … [Read more]

A wandering minstrel, I

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VH6e68Mg57o It's funny that I am often asked what I do with my time now that I'm retired. My answer is that I seem to be busier now than when I was … [Read more]

A little late, but Aragon

Lorenzo does the moonshot (photo courtesy of mcnews.com.au) The short story from Aragon last weekend is that Marc Marquez won, Dovi added to his points and Lorenzo binned it, but there … [Read more]

Mixing with the stars

Last weekend was the final round of MotoStars for the year. It should have been Round 6 but, with the cancellation of Rd 5 at "home" (Kembla Grange, just down the road from me) It became Rd … [Read more]

The cycles of cycles

You cannot get into any discussion of MotoGp these days without someone whining about how the Spanish are dominating racing. I will be the first to admit that domination of any sport by one … [Read more]