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Breakfast with the vintage motorcycle guys… it was something I had been looking forward to for weeks. I excitedly rolled out of bed a bit earlier than normal, threw on some gear and jumped on my bike with rain clouds looming above me. Why? The answer was simple. I wanted to meet some new people. So I sat down with some members of the Niagara Chapter of the Canadian Vintage Motorcycle Group (CVMG) to talk…
The motorcycling community in Ontario is in good health. Each year, more events are added to the already humongous list of poker runs, rallies, show and shines, fundraiser rides and meet-ups across the province. There's more than enough to keep a biker busy throughout the riding season without even having to venture very far to find it.  So what's the draw of riding all the way up to New Liskeard to attend the same event…
Who wouldn’t want to be part of something named the “Mad Bastard Scooter Rally”? I suppose if you actually were a mad bastard, you may find it a bit offensive. For the rest of us, we'll head to Guelph, Ontario to take part in the bi-annual MBSR, on from Friday June 19 to Sunday June 21, 2015. It's a 600 km ride where participants collect Mad Points along the way for such things as dressing…
Motorcycling the 400-series highways sucks. It's the destroyer of delight, nihilistic ennui, a major headache. But the cure isn't far from reach. Peer over your handlebars and you can find it: a neurochemical dump of serotonin lies just off the beaten path. Ribbons of smooth asphalt have been strategically rolled out across the Ontario countryside. Complete with thrilling twisties, scenic roads that never seem to end and a wealth of interesting destinations, these routes will have…
"Why do farmers farm, given their economic adversities on top of the many frustrations and difficulties normal to farming? And always the answer is: Love. They must do it for love." -Wendell Berry, 'Bringing it to the Table: Writings on Farming and Food It’s my second full season of riding, and according to several very reliable sources (translation: my friends who ride), I have officially progressed from ‘newbie’ to ‘novice’.   As a writer and wordsmith,…