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Twisting the Throttle

Opening up an Internet space to share my travels both on and off the road on a motorcycle.  Plus useful information for those who are new to motorcycling.  102 more words

Even then, it was a childhood dream to ride a motorcycle

I was rooting around in some old photo albums recently, and came across this picture, which is me on my very first motorcycle ride…

The picture was taken around 1970, most likely on a family trip to the Sandy Hook boardwalk (the same one that was destroyed in Hurricane Sandy last fall.) As far as I can tell, this was my first experience riding a motorcycle. 504 more words

First Time Rider

ATGATT at last

This weekend I fulfilled one of my motorcycle-related New Years resolutions. I invested in the gear I needed to go ATGATT (All… 903 more words

First Time Rider

And now for something completely different...

Yesterday I picked up the Rocket’s replacement at Ferracci’s. I considered a lot of different bikes – too many – and ultimately decided on the bike I’ve wanted in my stable and pined after since last summer, the venerable… 706 more words


The bike I wish I owned today - 2008 Ducati SportClassic

Today on Yahoo Autos there’s an article called Someday You’ll Wish You Owned These Cars. It’s about 10 cars that are most likely to become collectors items in the future, such as the… 461 more words


First Long Ride (part 1)

This 4th of July weekend found my wife and I strapped to our bike more than ever before. Describing this incredible weekend of riding would take almost an entire book to explain, so in order to condense this blog as best as possible I’ve decided to break-down the last four days in four parts (one post for each day). 1,101 more words