Adventure; Get Closer to Nature What is adventure? Is it better to describe adventure as a thing, or is adventure better explained by telling a story? Adventure is defined as an unusual and exciting, typically hazardous, experience or activity. For me, riding a bicycle is an adventure. Here is a little more from my Dirty Kanza 200 (DK200) adventure.
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Over the weekend I had the opportunity to go to a race in Chanute, Ks. The race was put into a split race format which means the novice class and junior class race first. Then the Pro’s and the intermediate classes race after they are finished. I ride a 2008 Rm 250, and race in the C advanced class. After the first race was over I was able to go… Read More
Honda has been selling this epic little beast overseas as the MSX125 since early 2013. I’ve had my eye on it since I first heard pre-release rumors of its coming debut this side of the Pond. Several friends of mine had pre-ordered them as early as July. Last week, one of our employees here at Motorcycle Closeouts bought one.
Like many of the employees here at MotorcycleCloseouts, I frequently ride to work. Unlike any other employee, I don’t have a choice; a motorcycle is currently my sole form of transportation. And unlike more fortunate areas of this country, Kansas City does not have consistently ideal motorcycling weather. Not only can it be unfriendly to riders in the KC area, it can be unpredictable.
Last week, I had the pleasure of being invited to work my “ass off” for a free trip to Indianapolis for the MotoGP. I put that phrase regarding the loss of my posterior in quotes because it was what I was told would occur upon accepting the invitation. I was also told that I would be tasked with the very important and powerful duty of informing the potentially unaware public… Read More
For these warmer months, I have scooped out some gear that I think will not only keep you cool, but also make you look great and keep you safe on the road too. I have put together a total of three sets that are my top picks of women’s summer riding gear, and will be posting a new set over the next few weeks. With summer comes heat so having a… Read More
Mindy’s first pin of the week, “I Love these bags, they look like they hold a few secrets about this road gypsy’s travels… and I have a few boots that would match perfectly”. That’s no lie, she loves her fringe boots! Her second post for the week, “Sex appeal and freedom make for a great ride”. My first post for the week, “Where ever you get these, just send me… Read More