Confidence is the fulcrum that turns a sketchy situation to a great, enjoyable one. I'm not speaking about having confidence in ourselves, but having confidence in our equipment. It's why we do shakedown rides before bike trips. It's why we do preventive maintenance, or have a mechanic do a 'once over' on our bikes. Confidence... Continue Reading →
Almost there ... If you've been following along, my bike has been dead for a while now. After dicking around with it for several weekends, I finally gave up and resolved I was in over my head. I had to manage a ride to the shop, but handled that finally around Christmas. Good news though,... Continue Reading →
Not as good as Sunday Fun Day
Had a great moto-day today. Wife and kids are out of town so I'm pretending to be a bachelor all weekend. So fun. No pressure, no commitments, just riding. Arranged with my buddy Dan to ride GMR and Crystal Lake, then go to a dealer event. Ended up cruising the beach, getting BBQ and beers... Continue Reading →
Holy crap there were a lot of cars and Cars and Coffee today. I got there pretty early and the lot was practically full already. Met Dan, Randy, and Eddie. Saw a couple other folks I recognized but didn't remember their names. Always a fun time. Lots of McClarens today, more than I've ever seen... Continue Reading →
Robert and I took our chance to thank our veterans (of which he is one) by jumping on our freedom machines and riding up into Big Bear. I took a bunch of pictures, and experimented with some new camera angles/locations so if some of them look screwy, that's why. Pics below.