Category Archives: learning

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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Sandbox Album

I’ve been on an Enduro training the last two days, here are some pictures:

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Flawed Ambassador

Reader beware. This is kind of a whiny post, so, if you don’t like that, there’s a back button in your browser. 😉 This weekend, I’m visiting my parents in Schleswig-Holstein again. Going there on the motorbike, of course. But … Continue reading

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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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Ah-ha…

Two realizations from recent rides on the Panigale: I can go 200 kph on the Autobahn,

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Rev It!

On a tour along the beautiful Schlei fjord yesterday, I got a bit worried about the Panigale. She did nothing wrong, only reason was: I went over 1000 km and there should have been an inspection.

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