I feel like a traitor!

After years of Ducati ownership, there’s been plenty of ups and unfortunately plenty of downs, however, I have been faithful to the brand, but I now felt a need for a change. Either way, my Ducati replacement will still be an Italian. So what did I choose? Well, when I […]

Protective Clothing or Not?

Now, I don’t want to sound like a school teacher or your mum (other Parents are available LOL), but I do believe that riders should wear suitable safety gear, not just the legally required helmet. But then, that is just my personal opinion. Saying that however, I wouldn’t preach to […]

I’ve Finally Made The Leap

After numerous track day’s (the first being ELAM’s very own Folembray) and choosing to go and stay into the intermediate group, I finally decided to move up to the advanced group. Well, say decided, a fellow ELAMite and good friend Tom informed me of a track day he was doing. […]

Ducati 900ss

Classic bike, good or bad choice?

Well this is quite a long and strange,  maybe even a story we can all learn from. My parents live in the Algarve Portugal, which in addition to the glorious weather has some fantastic roads. I’ve always wanted to ride a bike over there and often thought about hiring one. […]

Super Bikes

Nowadays, we seem to get every new top of the range bike released with more and more powerful engines, some even pushing out over 200 BHP 😳, and weighing under 200 KG. It’ll be like siting on a rocket and holding on as if your life depended on it, and […]

Trail Braking

What is it, can I do it, should I do it? In normal everyday riding we are taught to brake in a straight line, once the correct speed has been obtained the brakes are realised, we turn into the corner or bend, which is the correct, safe and tried and […]