Published Stories RideApart [PS]

No ICE Please, Just a Zero

“Mastering the art of science and electric propulsion since 2006,” Zero Motorcycles delivers its 10th model year line-up with many returning models, a few lower-priced ones and a slew of brand-new ones, including a whole new motor. The future is swiftly, and quietly, approaching. And that idea of terminating your credit card account with the …

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ADV Pulse [PS] Product Review

Thinking Outside The Box

Using your adventure motorcycle to get your body from point A to B on the map can be mighty boring, unless you’re riding the lesser-straight roads and trails in between — it’s built for so much more than that. Same thing can be said of your hard cases. Using them just for hauling your supplies …

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ADV Pulse [PS] Homepage Unpublished

March Madness in April

Eating nothing nothing but twisty roads and gas station burritos for 2 days, I left home this weekend with a fresh tank of gas and no wallet. One-hundred fifty miles later I come to realize I need to fill both of my tanks and I’m in a pickle, on a motor-sickle. My trip to the …

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ADV Pulse [PS] Product Review

Radials For The RTW Rider [ADV Pulse]

A hundred-twenty some years ago, there was a bicyclist in need of fixing a flat tire somewhere in the French countryside. The farmer that helped this man get back in the race later came to develop an entire empire on replaceable tires for everything from bicycles to spacecraft, railcars to motorcars. But before there was …

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Expedition 65 Homepage RideApart [PS]

An Introduction to Expedition 65

Sleeping under the same patch of Arizona stars as travelers from all over the world, I’m at an annual gathering called the Overland Expo (before there was an east coast edition), getting overloaded with inspiration and information about traveling to any and every part of the world. I’m an addict and willing to admit it. …

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Published Stories RideApart RideApart [PS]

Shutdown at the Showdown

Last weekend was loaded with detours. Instead of attending what had become a spring ritual, a ride with Jimmy Lewis at the AltRider event in Pahrump, Nevada, I took on the task of helping another publication do what needed to be done. Ride motorcycles. The crew at RideApart threw together a collection of staff, family and friends to …

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About.com Harley-Davidson

A Dark Side Throwback [About.com]

When I got the call from the motorcycle editor of About.com to ride the brand new 2016 Harley-Davidson FXDLS Dyna Low Rider S this week (priced at $16,699) in my own Los Angeles backyard, I couldn’t say no. Two weeks and 45 minutes later, I arrive at the host hotel (traffic!) and climb down off my …

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Japan Motorcyclist [PS] Published Photography Travel

The Crystal Alignment

After a long-fought mental battle between words and thoughts over a relationship’s ending, on nearly the anniversary of such occasion, and furthermore, on Valentines day of this year, my motorcycle touring piece from Japan has just been published in Motorcyclist Magazine, and is available online!  And it’s not a downer, I promise! Akin to an alignment …

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Cycle Gear Product Review Published Stories

Record Your Ride

Digital Toys For Riders Lets face it, we’re all dialed in. We’re connected, wired or whatever else you wanna call those of us enjoying the digital age with social media, portable electronics and a networked world. Who here doesn’t want to share the good times with friends around the world? Almost nobody I would guess, …

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