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.
I DON’T KNOW ANYTHING The question of oil changes on the 500 EXC in expeditions use pops up regularly, and I’m happy to share my views on the matter. However, riding style, bike load, climate and terrain affect the equation. My experience with the 500 EXC is mostly summer riding in Eastern Europe, so medium to hot temperatures, flat and mountainous terrain and about 130 kg of mammal, equipment and fuel on the bike. The king of long tours on the 500 EXC is Aaron Steinmann, so for a more informed answer you might want to check out how he does it. HOW LONG, HOW FAR? The manual states oil changes after every race or fifteen hours of use. [...]
It's been pretty quiet here for a while, but a lot of stuff has been happening despite the [...]
I had planned to spend summer riding to Russia and heading up north to the Kola Peninsula [...]
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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.