celebrating 40+ years of motorcycling

Champions, teams and karma

I don't know about you, but I will be glued to the telly this weekend as the MotoGp World Championship comes to an end at Valencia in Spain. It matters not to me that the titles in all three … [Read more]

Gone fishin’

I started fishing Tathra Wharf way back in 1988. It was only a few hours drive from Canberra and was the best location to do some ocean fishing where I didn't have to go out in a boat. … [Read more]

Living on the road

For the last four days we have been on the road doing a thorough shake-down run of Marvin the Van. All in all it went very well with only a few "glitches" and some minor refinements that we … [Read more]

Getting it together

You may recalls that, quite some time ago, I had a little "whoopsie" with the Shadowfax. I had taken the bike to a show and, on return, I had rolled it out of the van and parked it on the … [Read more]

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]