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Drive to the edge of the world and you will find happiness. Walk five more miles and you will find serenity.

Finally I have made the decision to try to explain what riding an iron horse feels like, so pull up your comfy chair and perk your ears mates. 673 more words

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The headaches of buying a second-hand motorcycle (Part 2)

We now continue the tale of Dodgy, a little Suzuki RF 400 that had been mistreated by a previous owner. For first time readers, you can read part one of Dodgy’s tale¬† 465 more words

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The headaches of buying a second-hand bike (Part 1)

So recently our favorite Newby, Training Wheels, purchased himself a new bike. For financial reasons he had opted to buy a second-hand bike. We were bike hunting for weeks before we found a suitable candidate. 570 more words

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When you can still hear your demons, drop a gear and dissappear.

“Why do you ride a bike?”
“Don’t you think it might be safer to drive a car instead?”

Two of the most frequently asked questions I’m asked are stated above. 449 more words

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Keeping your bike safe and secure

I’ve recently read an article in the Roodepoort Record that sent shivers down my spine. To read the article click here. I believe that this article will induce fear into even the most hardened rider. 348 more words

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Rider safety

A lot can be said for rider safety, especially in a country such as South Africa. But I think riders everywhere would agree that the roads are not as safe as they used to be, and bikes are faster now than ever before.  423 more words

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Armored Prayer - Looking for a New Steed/your first

There are several things that contribute to the selection of a new steed. Some factors include how fast you wish to fly, how stylish you’d like to be, how “classic” you’d like to be, how brutal, or simply just how practical. 386 more words

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