I ride a 2005 BMW R1200 GS – it has a range of around 300km before the fuel-warning light flicks on – a lot less if I’m forced to use 91 octane. When the light comes on I might have another 75km before I’m running on empty. In a small country like New Zealand, you […]
In 2016 the Distance Riders group launched the North Island 800 – an 800km ride in less than 12 hours. This was run on the same day as the NI1600, but the start was earlier in the day. I competed in the 1600 ride and when I got near Te Kauwhata I found my mate […]
I spent a bit of time taking the bad footage that I had from a mis-aligned GoPro and turned it into a video! Enjoy. You can read the ride report here.