Archive for March, 2002

Cool Runnings

Mar 01, 2002 View Comments by

Many of us in the generation of twenty-somethings, arbitrarily assigned the letter “X” for a generational nickname, sought out other cultural identities to fill the void that letter symbolizes. One of the most popular of these subcultures has been the Jamaican folk religion of Rastafarianism. The counterculture of the sixties seemed to be manifested again […]

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Staying Smooth And Relaxed

Mar 01, 2002 View Comments by

Remember that smoothness is the foundation on which all the other skills depend. To ride a motorcycle effectively, we need to be smooth and to be smooth we need to be relaxed. Being mentally relaxed helps relax us physically, so let’s start with the mental aspect. Give It Time The most effective way to stay […]

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An Interview with Burt Richmond – Tourmeister, Lotus Tours

Mar 01, 2002 View Comments by

You can’t publish a magazine on motorcycle touring without knowing Burt Richmond, the founder of Lotus Tours and one of the creators of the motorcycle touring industry. We were curious and intrigued by his company’s motto ‘You supply the helmet – we supply the adventure.’ A quick review of the Lotus Tours website revealed a […]

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City Portrait: San Antonio

Mar 01, 2002 View Comments by

Texas is known for the dry, arid climate that holds sway to the northwest and south of here. But on the banks of the San Antonio River, there’s no indication of the harsh conditions endured by Native Americans and frontiersman for ages. Like an oasis of civilization making a last stand, San Antonio is inviting […]

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