celebrating 40+ years of motorcycling

While the cat’s away.

The good lady of the house had a shopping expedition to Sydney planned today along with some of her colleagues from work, so, guess what I did? Right. After doing the domestics, I hit the … [Read more]

MotoGp Musings: Part the Sixth

According to Julian Ryder, the influential British journalist, a few more moves in the "silly season" have taken place this weekend at Sepang. 1. The proposed Edwards/Spies swap is … [Read more]

MotoGp musings: Part the fifth.

With most teams already settled there are only a few seats yet to be filled, but the speculation about the final ones is still fascinating. The first one concerns the long-rumoured 3rd … [Read more]

Congratulations, Troy Bayliss.

"Our" Troy has just clinched his 3rd World Superbike crown. He has raced a total of 150 races in the WSBK, and has won 50 races and 3 titles. All three titles have been won on Ducatis, but … [Read more]

Here’s some photos from the trip.

At the Road Warriors Cafe. Waiting at road works. This happened quite a lot The mall in Port Macquarie. The photo was taken from the waterfront and the Hotel Macquarie is the … [Read more]

Look back in anger.

On the way home from the Putty Ride a couple of weekends ago, my left hand mirror started to vibrate, but, as we were close to home, I let it go until we got home and went out to the garage … [Read more]