Today I watched the epic motorcycle flick “why we ride” (link) by Brian H. Caroll for the nthtime. The experience never really fades, triggering a rush to get out and scramble on my now 11 year … Read the rest
From Latin “bi-lanx”, a scale with two pans, the word “balance” plays important role in life, in nature and in motorcycling.
The dictionary definition of this simple word introduces the complexity of meanings: “an even distribution of weight enabling someone … Read the rest
Motorcycles draw attention. Children can often feel that such vehicles are amazing and they show their amazement. Adults are often interested although they now know well how to hide it.
Bikers are often approached by non-riders and the two normal … Read the rest
I rarely buy motorcycle magazines but… I was flying and I had local coins left in my pockets and three euros for 240 colour printed pages sounded as a good deal compared with in flight magazines.
This one was not … Read the rest
Do not go back to basic. Think forward
Bikers, like wolves, live in pack and, like ancient hero, like to build stories and legends.
To do so, one needs to revive memories going through notes and papers, pictures, clips and … Read the rest
This topic has always bothered my mind and prevented me from joining motorcycle groups and clubs. Whichever club you dig, you find a hierarchical structure. This is in fact a normal result in a world where human beings … Read the rest
During a ride, we teach people to use their brains. For example using indicators as they are needed, in other words if there are others who can get benefit from that information. Or consider a case about entering a curve … Read the rest
posted by Paolo Volpara
I like two wheels. With engine and with pedals. I like bicycling and it is one of the few sports that I enjoy from my seat.
April is the right month to celebrate the opening of … Read the rest
(consideration on relaxation in a dialogue with Andy Goldfine)
Parallel rides: a lateral thinking comparing the way we ride a motorcycle with the way we conduct our life. In this case, considerations on the way we occasionally ride and live … Read the rest