EGLE GERULAITYTE Riding round the world isn’t such a mysterious, dangerous and extreme undertaking as it used to be pre-internet.
Dear Lynda, I want to take a month long trip by myself, but my partner is upset he can’t go with me.
BY: SARA PARLIER We’ve all had it happen. You’re riding along, it’s warm, the sun is shining, it’s late afternoon, your tummy is full from your last stop… and suddenly you’re feeling very SLEEPY…
BY EGLE GERULAITYTE AND KRIS FANT Sometimes a stolen vehicle can be a beautiful gift. For years, Radhika Paul from Pune, India skipped school and borrowed motorcycles whenever she could.
BY KRIS FANT Rolling down hill, loose rocks bouncing me left and right, I suddenly veer off the trail, and my bike lands on its side, the clutch perch tearing from my handle bars. Darn it! I forgot to adjust my mirrors before taking off
Dear Lynda, Anytime people ask about my travel plans and find out I’m planning to ride through certain countries in the world they view as dangerous, I’m bombarded by concern, and that it’s “not worth the risk.”
BY LOW-RYDA Have you ever done a slow race using only your throttle? Have you ever walked all the way around your bike, chatting with a mate, just holding the bike gently with one hand while moving?
BY DUSTY WESSELS, WEST 38 MOTO Riding in the dark is best avoided whenever possible. But sometimes, you just need to make distance or get to the campsite, and there’s simply no choice.
BY A.N. Today, I’m riding around the world on my motorcycle without a return date. I’m on nobody’s schedule but my own, I work whenever I feel like working (and whenever there’s good internet connection), and I’m free to carry on riding for however long
BY KRIS FANT AND MANY RIDERS I stood at a Kawasaki dealer’s counter, brows raised and heart pounding in my chest, staring aghast at the rep behind the counter as he belittled and humiliated women. They were stupid; they made too many mistakes; he’d never