Month: Jun 2015

The riders are gone…..

So the riders have taken off. Eleven long days are ahead of them. Eleven days of happiness, frustration, surprise, soaring muscles, boredom, euphoria and pure joy. As the famous quote says: “you don’t know what the Iron Butt Rally is like unless you have…

The Iron Butt Rally 2015…

….will start tomorrow morning. But this time, without me. I had a place at the start for this year’s rally, but in January, I had decided to pull out of the rally. I had to make a decision and it was not easy. But…

Can a Honda really break down???

Well, I was on a nice day out this morning and when chasing a Hayabusa at some 225 km/h (140 mph) on the Autobahn 🙂 , I suddenly noted that something was wrong. I noted the steering was harder and I immediately pulled over…