Blog: August 12. The One Day Challenge was a bottler!

It’s actually Saturday night as I write this, and I’m grinning like a madman. The first-ever One Day Challenge was a ball-tearer. Marty H turned on a really awesome route and Mother Nature turned on a premium day. The group was solid gold, with great people who all showed up with the best possible attitude. We kicked off from Macca’s south of Coffs, and a near disaster was avoided by the narrowest possible margin. The…

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A great yarn from Pottsy!

It started as any time off work does: slept in, didn’t pack a thing beforehand, then left late on a cold, cloudy winter day heading north in search of warmer weather. I hit the dreaded tar from Coffs to Grafton then up the mountain to Glen Innes. At the top of the mountain I was cold, wet and feeling miserable. I got passed by a 650 V-strom, so not to let the single-cylinder brigade down…

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