December 21, 2012

The year winds up…

While many of you are sweltering in the tropics or freezing in other parts of the world, Lynne & I are enjoying four seasons in a day – how weird is that? Still, even the sunny days are not hot, so we’re enjoying whatever Hobart brings us. Just to bring you all up to speed […]

October 6, 2012

Effie’s trip all wrapped up…

After her epic journey the old girl is on a pallet, wrapped up tight and all secure waiting for a ship to take her back to Australia. Thanks to the generosity of Hans Sprangers of Sydney, and with the assistance of Patrick Vullings of Dutch Lion M/C & our good friends Harry & Mark de […]

September 30, 2012

COMING HOME….

WE MADE IT… what more can I say. The feeling of riding through Herstal towards the FN factory was unbelievable. The years spent restoring Effie and those of dreaming about this becoming a reality, and now for it to be happening was almost more than I could believe. Accompanied by a large group of fellow […]

September 20, 2012

GPS – Going Places Slowly…

Crossing the bridge into Bernkastel-kues was a pretty exciting moment. I was on a high all the way that morning from where I’d camped on a wind generator farm. It proved disappointing to later find that my helmet camera hadn’t functioned after taking a movie of the great day’s ride, with a few steep hills, […]

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