motorcycling

I fought the good fight

July 11, 2014 Highways

Are you one of those individuals who reads and researches to the Nth degree and ponders your reasoning before you buy something. I am one of those, especially on big-ticket items. I have looked at other motorcycles for some time, and scrutinized a couple … very closely, reading up on all the forums, basically anyplace […]

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Facebook vs. Helmet Time

July 1, 2014 Motorcycling

Frankly, trying to make a decision while reading Facebook posts and comments is a terrible idea and could be a disastrous influence. For Facebook, not only wants to get in our minds, it was recently announced they were using posts and comments to influence emotions of users. Now, I’m all for social research, but that […]

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Overland Expo is about education and networking

May 8, 2014 Destination

Next week, one of the biggest events for adventure travel is happening in Flagstaff, Arizona. Celebrating its fifth year, this event just seems to keep growing and growing and growing. The event is May 16-18. More info and registration materials can be found at the web site, www.OverlandExpo.com. Here is the conversation with marketing consultant, […]

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1st ride of 2014

January 1, 2014 Highways

Last year was a disappointment in mileage on the motorcycle. So, I thought it would be a good idea to get a good start in 2014. Is January 1 early enough? See you on the highway. Brent

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A Gallery of Motorcycling Memories

November 7, 2013 Highways

Thinking about motorcycling and trying to regain the joy, I assembled a few photos of past adventures. Memories for a Throwback Thursday. See you on the highway. Brent

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Post trip gear review

August 12, 2013 Highways

The “Fill in the States Map” Part 1 tour is over, and I want to share some information about the motorcycle and riding gear. It’s always good to look back, and pay attention to how effective was the planning. The Motorcycle Just after starting out on this trip, the 2008 Suzuki V-Strom DL650 rolled past […]

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Home Sweet Home

August 11, 2013 Highways

Day 6, August 10 A decent night’s rest and drying out is what I needed most before the final push home. And, it was to be a short one, only 275 miles—about a five hour ride. Checked out of the motel. Gassed up and headed north on I-75. Of course this tour would not be […]

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