celebrating 40+ years of motorcycling

Another long weekend

Facebook reminded me this morning that it is Chris Vermeulen's birthday today. He will be 37 years old, they say. The Aussie WSBK and MotoGp star has long retired from racing but is keeping … [Read more]

A Tuesday funny

I just thought that this might lighten your day! … [Read more]

The morning after the night before

As usual (now that the races are back in a sensible time zone) I stayed up and watched the MotoGp live feed last night. Just when you thought you had seen it all, the broadcast delivered two … [Read more]

Every picture tells a story

I'm sure you've noticed that I have been having some difficulty of late thinking of subjects about which to write my articles. It has even occurred to me on a couple of occasions that I may … [Read more]

Joining the club (again)

Last night I hot-footed it up-town to the Keiraville Public School for the monthly meeting of the Classic and Enthusiasts Motorcycle Club. I've been a member of lots of clubs in my time but … [Read more]

A less than ideal day to go riding

Paul's neighbours across the road had a Putty ride planned for yesterday. Margie wanted to try out her new (to her) FZ6, Craig had a rare weekend off work so it seemed like the ideal thing … [Read more]