In the depths of Winter stir-crazies and personal nostalgia, Sandhills Mike takes off on a garage adventure: restoring a 70's model diesel Royal Enfield bike he picked up in late Summer. He's decided to share his restoration fun and challenges in a story series dedicated to this yellow 2-wheeler and all it's quirks and historical depths. Furthermore he challenges us all to look to the past for some richness we might be missing.
Boda’s column in the January 19th edition of The Carolina Rider Weekly Magazine brought us back to the eternal question - should we wear helmets when we ride? In fact, the entire series about the history of the CBA echoes the issues of helmets for riders over and over again. So we tossed the topic out to you, our readers. What do you think? What do you do? Who do you listen to? What do you wear and when? The question of helmet use is tied up in a host of other queries ... should it be a law or a choice? who should decide? You responded and the following article is a collage of emails, editorials, and info accompanied by random photos
Bub and his Carolina Pro Rider buddies ride all the time & as avid riders, they get asked for suggested routes all the time too. So Bub took some time to throw together a couple routes you might like to try .. and promises to share more along the way!
So pull out your GPS's and pencil in some time on your calendars - you asked for 'em, you got 'em!