I Broke My GS - Update

Posted on July 20, 2017 in Live to Ride, Ride to Live

One of the service reps at my dealership went to bat for me and got me squared away. My GS will be all fixed up in plenty of time for my trip to Maine.

Worth mentioning: I reported my crap CAA experience to CAA. They did not seem to care …


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I Broke My GS

Posted on July 17, 2017 in Live to Ride, Ride to Live

I broke my GS.

No injuries other than my pride. Less than a second’s worth of inattention and I dropped my bike at a gas station while I was out joy riding this past Sunday (July 16th). The resulting chaos was impressive for such a silly little tip-over.

I …


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My 2016 BMW R1200GS

Posted on September 13, 2016 in Live to Ride, Ride to Live

Like all right thinking peoples, I like to ride the train. And I particularly like riding the train when there’s a brand new motorcycle waiting for me at the other end of the line.

All Aboard

Of course, a good book is a great way to pass the time if the …


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A New Ride - the BMW R1200GS

Posted on August 07, 2016 in Live to Ride, Ride to Live

A Winner [Updated]

I had a 2017 BMW R1200GS in “Frozen Dark Blue Metallic” on order with a variety of gizmos including BMW’s Navigator V GPS system, keyless ride, and the Akrapovic exhaust (admittedly a silly expense, but a great deal of fun). Being only 172cm tall, I was …


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