The Rolling Hobo
There are no blanks on the maps anymore but the dark corners still have secrets. Curiosity drives me to stay off the beaten track and to push on where the trail ends. One never knows what the shadows hide. The variety of peoples, cultures and landscapes of The World never cease to amaze me. Adventure enduro ties everything together. It is the perfect discipline.
The bike is going through some modifications, in an effort to make it even lighter for this summer's expedition. I've ditched the navigation clamps and the LED spot, that was connected to them, along with the navigators. Extra light is necessary though, so the OEM ligh has been replace by the Dual.5 LED light by ET Racing. Installation was a breeze, as it mounts directly to the original headlight mask with a bracket that is included in the kit, and the light plugs right into the original headlight connector so no soldering is required. The light comes with a controller/ballast unit, which can be zip tied right onto the bracket, but I did isolate it with a strip of adhesive [...]
A pretty decent week of bikepacking in Andalucia, Spain, with a mate from Finland. We flew into [...]
I DON’T KNOW ANYTHING The question of oil changes on the 500 EXC in expeditions use pops [...]
It's been pretty quiet here for a while, but a lot of stuff has been happening despite the [...]
The garage sale
There’s always something lying around, that I don’t need for some reason or another. Bike stuff, photo gear and camping equipment, take your pick.