Category Archives: Riding

 

A821 Dukes Pass

The A821 is probably the most astonishing roads in the UK: reminiscent of an alpine pass, it’s the best way to have huge fun at low-speed and to have a damn good workout at the same time.

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Pass Wide and Slow — Bikes and Horses

How to do Horses: Encountering and Passing the Hairy Beasts of the Glen

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The Zen of Sports Touring

Advice to those considering the concept of Sports Touring on motor bicycles.

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The Thinking of the Shrew

Familiarity Blindness is what happens when we ride routes we know, working from assumption of what ‘ought’ to be rather than observation of what is.

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The Wind in the Willows

The Wind in the Willows: Motorcycle Riding in Crosswinds

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Prisoner (of the White Lines on the Freeway)

Prisoner (of the White Lines on the Freeway): UK Highway code and road markings

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State of the Art…

State of the Art…: Migrating to Movable Type

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Some Sort of Disclaimer…

Site disclaimer, for the hard of thinking.

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Things that go Bang! in the Night

Things that go Bang! in the night: The explosive properties of lorry tyres as applied to passing motorcyclists…

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Spring Upgrade

Spring Upgrade: Gloves, condoms and Motorcycles

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