How NOT to crash your motorcycle at a track day, it’s easier than you think.

Crashing, intimidation, your motorcycle, and just ignorance. Those are the most common reasons I hear from riders on never making it out to the track. The track is for everyone and yes some crashing does happen but it is a small percentage....

Author Hour Interview on my book: Your First Motorcycle

Charlie Hoehn interviews me about my book. If you are interested in what it is about and just want to listen, rather than read. You'll have lots of great tips about getting into it. Listen to it right here or visit Author Hour...

Phillip Island Motorcycle Track Day on a BMW S1000RR with MEGA Ride Days

Most riders dream of riding Phillip Island. It is a MotoGP track! I make the trek to Australia and skip right over the Great Barrier Reef and onto the legendary Phillip Island GP. Everything about the experience was incredible. While expensive, I'll never regret it...

A quick five minute guide to the Ridge Motorsports Park

I've been going to the Ridge since it opened and it is a fantastic facility. The best track day organizers I've used are OPRT and MotoFit. This year I have a better track bike, a Kawasaki ZX10R and a lot of extra instruction. I am able to do laptimes of 1:57 this year...

Track Day Nutrition. What you need to eat to stay energetic and focused for all sessions.

A Track Day is incredibly physically and mentally demanding. Is it possible to remain energetic and focused for the entire day? Yes, but it does require discipline. I wrote about how to show up at a track day properly (right here) which touched on nutrition. Nutrition...

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Your First Motorcycle: BMW 310R

Your First Motorcycle: BMW 310R

Photo Credit: Thumphoto Photography Ltd It was a wait to get our hands on the all new BMW 310R but it was worth it. Big thanks to Island BMW for getting it to us. BMWs lineup is all larger cc motorcycles. It is about time they brought a smaller...

Your First Motorcycle: Suzuki GSX250R

Your First Motorcycle: Suzuki GSX250R

We had the opportunity (Thanks to Eddie at Motorcycle World) ride the Suzuki GSX250R this past season. Several of us rode it on the street, track, and everywhere in between. We even let some students ride it. In the end we put about 3500kms on it. So is it a worthy...