Honda Safety Riding Park – Experienced Dirt Riding Course

On Sunday 14th May 2017, I attended my third dirt-bike training session at Honda Safety Riding Park. Previously I did the BASIC course dirt twice, before going on to do the Experienced dirt course. (BASIC dirt course write-up HERE) 9am – 4pm HOT SEASON.   ………Hot! Hot! Hot! Feeling both nervous and excited I headed off to the riding park

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Giddy Up: My Bike & Gear…

I’ve been asked a few times about what bike I ride and the gear I wear, so figured would be easier if I just write up about it. I’ve been meaning to for some time now…so here goes. *Update: I now have new boots – Forma Adventure*   #1: Jacket: Komine JK-053 armoured mesh – ladies cut. 5000 baht (around 145

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Honda Safety Riding Park – Basic Dirt Riding Course x 2

HONDA OFFER BOTH ON ROAD AND OFF ROAD COURSES. PRICES and COURSE details near to the bottom of the page. *UPDATE* I took the basic dirt course a second time, details and update on round 2 after the round 1 write up. Some months back on the main 118 highway I noticed the Honda Safety Riding Park sign. Pretty hard

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Review: Yamaha MT-07 (FZ-07)

This review was initially intended as a video review, but my mic placement was off, so is in written form instead (with some video footage at the end of the article). *WARNING!* I’m not so “savvy” with the tech-speak, so keep that in mind.. The Yamaha MT-07 / FZ-07 has garnered a lot of attention. It is a torque-y 689cc

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Buying a Motorcycle Helmet. Finding the Right Fit

I strongly advocate quality approved full-faced helmets that fit correctly. You will find out why further down.. Quality of helmets in Thailand vary, and many will wear helmets that are the safety equivalent of a plastic bucket on your head. Its a personal choice and years ago my personal choice was not to worry about helmets much. I came to

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Pee Like a Man…..

Not exactly moto “gear”, but absolutely worth doing a write up on. This is one for the girls. Picture this: You are on the bike. Nature calls. You are far from anywhere. The bushes await.. No matter how hardcore you are, no matter how much of an adventurer, there is something really quite terrifying about squatting down outside when nature

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