Track Days: Gearing Up

Dec 04, 2016 View Comments by

In my previous articles, I debunked the myths about track riding and explained how to best prepare for a track day. As with street riding, proper gear is critical. The most common accidents on the track are low-siders, when the front wheel loses traction in a turn and the bike falls to the inside, and […]

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Track Days: It’s All About Preparation

Oct 03, 2016 View Comments by

In one of the last issues, I enjoyed demystifying track riding in “Track Days: Myth Buster Edition” and trust that I piqued some riders’ interest. Preparation is the key to having the best possible experience, so I’d like to share what I’ve learned after riding with multiple organizers and on different tracks. Bike Prep Before […]

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Rider Training: The Next Step in Motorcycle Safety

Aug 12, 2015 View Comments by

The Importance of Coaching – If you’ve been reading RoadRUNNER for a while you know that we take safety very seriously. Unfortunately, safety issues tend to spark massive (and usually pointless) debates among motorcyclists. Should helmet use be mandatory or not? The dead horse that is the ATGATT (All The Gear All The Time) debate, […]

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Women’s Track Day: On Track for the Cures

Apr 27, 2013 View Comments by

On June 9, 2013 the New Jersey Motor Sports Park in Milville, NJ is hosting a women only track day. For $200, women can sign up for the Women’s Track Experience, which is a full day of track time and instruction from Tony’s Track Days. In addition, the Women’s Motorcyclist Foundation has joined with the […]

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Track Attack

Jan 23, 2013 View Comments by

Like a squadron of F-18 jet fighters preparing to launch off the deck of an aircraft carrier, 40 students and instructors in my Cornerspeed track class at Virginia International Raceway are revving-up the engines of their high performance motorcycles in a snarling, deafening roar.  Finally, the pit boss receives the track all-clear message through his […]

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