Monday, August 18, 2008

Upcoming article...

The recent "Legend of the Motorcycle" concourse took place at the Ritz Carlton in Half Moon Bay. An amazing event, featuring the finest machines motorcycling has to offer. Custom bike builder Ian Barry was presented the "Custom Culture" award by none other than custom bike icon Jesse James. Actors Jason Lee and Giovanni Ribisi shared the stage as the award was presented for Jason's "Bullet Falcon" board-track replica bike. The upcoming September 2008 issue of BMW ON will have the full story of the Legend show, plus my camping ride there & back on a 2008 R1200 BMW GS.











Actors Jason Lee and Giovanni Ribisi presenting at the Legend of the Motorcycle show.







Monday, August 11, 2008

Many recent photo essays...


Almost too much to keep track of ... a good problem to have :)




The White Mountain Research Station is open one day per year to the public. This one day happened to be last weekend, so I made the trek up to 12500' to see the station & the sights along the way:
http://motorrad-adventure.com/events/wmrs08/



The Laguna Seca Moto GP marked the first win for Italy's Valentino Rossi in the United States! Getting to watch and photograph directly from the grid with Tom Cruise, Katie Holmes, and other special guests was an added bonus.



Went riding with a friend in Baja, Mexico. Crazyness ensued when his KTM 990 pretty much broke in half...