Category Archives: rider

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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Spring Triangle

The last ten days have seen me traverse the north half of Germany in the shape of a triangle. I thought I’d share a bit of my experiences in doing so.

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Riders, Not Bikers

My daughter and I have just finished the first, 1000+ km leg of a motorcycle tour of Germany. Doing so, we’ve had some encounters with “real bikers”.

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