Monthly Archives: January 2015

Winter Cow

How does the BMW R 1200 GS Adventure fare as a regular winter riding motorcycle? Well, just fine, I think!

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Hotronic Heated Insoles

The Gummicow guards it’s rider from a lot of weather influences. It is my first motorcycle with heated grips and in winter, they are fantastic! Together with the hand guards, they keep my hands comfortable (not always toasty, mind you) … Continue reading

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First Repairs

A lower tube on the trellis frame of the Gummicow gets rubbed by the boots,

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Here’s what you need for this new outdoor endeavor: An Enduro bike (a MX will do). Warm clothes. Binoculars. A pond with some waterfowl. No really, this works! Birds of prey sitting in a tree beside the road have developed … Continue reading

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Adventurous Cow

Time for an update on the Gummicow. I’ve had it for a week now, ridden 1000 km and am still enthusiastic about it.

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Holy Gummicow!

The winter bike blues were too bad. So, while at my parent’s house in Schleswig-Holstein, I rented a BMW R 1200 GS Adventure travel Enduro.

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