Category Archives: curve

A Tale of Two Bikes (2.5, rather)

The Wednesday after I came back from my tour, I could recover my Ducati from the shop. It had gotten a new rear tyre, a service and had been adjusted to my wishes. Advertisements

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Ronda Ronda #4 (with smurfs)

Bit of a cliffhanger at the end of last post, so let me tell you:

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A Man with a Goatee and an Egg of all Trades

Do you know Keith Code? He’s a brilliant riding instructor, founder of the California Superbike riding school and author of “A Twist of the Wrist” and “A Twist of the Wrist II”. I’ve been reading these books recently and have … Continue reading

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Spanish Season Finisher

I’ve just come back from a fall motorcycle tour to the Pyrenees mountains and to the Circuit de Catalunya Grand Prix racetrack in Spain and I’d like to give a photo album – like kind of travel report.

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Peaks And Lows

Time for an update about my motorcycle adventures. The trip to the French Alps I wrote about in the last two posts was great.

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The Training Curve on Training Curves

Last weekend, I took a curve training course with the Zweirad Akademie on the Harzring circuit. To summarize, it was a blast! But let me be more detailed.

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