I know, I know, I promised more regular updates in the summer, all I can say is being trapped in the job from hell didn't give me the head space to update the blog, I am, however, free now, and will spend the next week catching up on Ducati Track Day at Silverstone, Ladies World … Continue reading Where did the year go??
watching my favourite sport at a beautiful circuit was just what the Doctor ordered. As it was, the Doctor happened to be on the same flight as us, out of London, to Austin
So. A year ago, World Ducati Week 2016 was winding down. I had decided in 2015 that I would go to the bi-annual festival of all things Ducati, and plans started coming together the first few months of last year
Beryl Swain was the first woman to compete in the Isle of Man TT (singles class) and yet receives no recognition. She was a housewife from North London, and took part in the 50cc class at the TT and other races, yet the FIM rescinded her licence over concerns that if she was killed at the … Continue reading The legacy of Beryl Swain
The Moto GP teams are currently midway through a two day test in Valencia to get baseline settings for all of the rider/team changes incoming for 2017. Not since Rossi went Rosso has there been such an interest in the testing and thankfully BT Sport were broadcasting it live. Lorenzo was out pretty sharpish in … Continue reading Testing Times