Blog: December 25. Even on Christmas day!

Merry Christmas everyone. Even I’m a little amazed I can manage a blog on Christmas day. I’m writing this mid-afternoon on Christmas Eve, and of course we’re all looking forward to celebrating Santa’s birthday tomorrow. I hope your Chrissy stockings are chocka with the bike-riding gear you’ve been hanging out for. Longest Day in the form of a rip-shit-or-bust run into the desert didn’t happen this year, but Pottsy and I teamed up to wander…

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Blog: December 18. A lazy Longest Day coming up

A short blog this arvo. It’s hot and muggy and I got too much sun yesterday out on the road bike. Longest Day is this week, December 21, and it’s not looking like there’ll be much of roll up. Pottsy’s looking at riding Friday and Craig M is out. The KLR is ready, so I think I’ll go on Thursday as planned, but I’ll be running at a very lazy KLR pace, I think. I…

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Blog: December 11. Glorious riding

It’s a windy Sunday arvo and I’m in good shape. First up I’ve had a short ride on the Ducati 1200 Enduro Pro. There’s bliss on a big bike right there. I went down to Wisemans Ferry and met up with work’s ad manager, Mitch, and Ducati Australia And New Zealand marketing manager, Simon Leplaw. The pair seemed to like taking pics of each other. The weather was sensational, the blokes were great to ride…

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December 4: Summer’s here

It’s a very pleasant Sunday arvo and I had to run into town for a quick errand so I pulled on the open-face helmet and went for a jolly on the KLR. That bike does feel good since the engine rebuild. That’s the only riding I’ve done in the last week though. The Christmas shutdown is barrelling down fast and I’m pushing hard to get things done before it happens. It didn’t help I had…

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