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An Overlander for the day on a Honda VFR1200X Crosstourer with Dual Clutch Transmission (DCT)

June 23rd, 2013 by Richard Stowey

HUBB UK VFR1200X Crosstourer

I got the chance to take Honda’s new VFR1200X Crosstourer out for a couple of days, and decided to head on up to the HUBB UK 2013 event at Donnington Park on the 1st June, to step into the world of Overlanding for a day. I love my Honda CB600F Hornet, but given the chance to take an adventure, why not have something fit for purpose?

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Kriega R25 Motorcycle Backpack Review

October 24th, 2011 by Richard Stowey

Kriega R25 Logo

It only takes a moment on the 8.21 Southwest Trains service from Clapham Junction to Teddington for me to realise just how much I use the Kriega R25 backpack. For the past five months, the Kriega R25 has carried my camera, laptop, books, holiday gear, badminton stuff and general work related paraphernalia with me pretty much on a daily basis.

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More GoPro Awesomeness

June 9th, 2011 by Richard Stowey

GoPro
Honda Hornet at Home
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Categories: Photography

Sidi Strada Rain Motorcycle Boots Review

May 11th, 2011 by Richard Stowey

sidiboots

After a year of wearing my Sidi Strada Rain motorcycle boots, I scuffed the front toe of my right motor cycle boot. It’s made me realise just how good the Sidi motorbike boots are! Read on for more about these motorcycle boots.

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Is it Cheaper to Travel around London by Motorcycle or Train?

January 22nd, 2011 by Richard Stowey

I made the choice to get a motorcycle a while ago. There was an underlying plan to move to London where I could use the mototcycle to travel around cheaply and it would be more fun than pushing, shoving and seeing all the grumpy faces on the trains and tubes. So, now I have my Honda CB600F and AGV GP-Tech, I decided it would be quite interesting to work out whether it’s cheaper to take the motorcycle. So, is it cheaper to travel around London by motorcycle or train?

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Categories: Motorcycling

GoPro HD Hero Clamp Mount

December 3rd, 2010 by Richard Stowey

GoPro HD Motorcycle Camera

The same video camera which my brother used for A Season to Remember is now in my hands, thanks Miles! I’m going to be experimenting with it, although might have to wait for the summer to get the best shots!

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