Yes, I was wearing more gear than most. It was hot but I didn't care. My lack of experience on dirt and gravel meant the likelihood of me falling was high. Thankfully, I stayed upright all day.
- Biltwell helmet, goggles, & gloves
- Alpinestars jacket & motocross boots
- Aerostich pants
Here are some cell phone photos I took on the evening before Moto Mania:
Kevin Baas made this sign:
A toast to the fact this was really happening. We all agreed that even if no one showed up the next day, it would still be a huge success:
If there was an award for most appropriate bike for Moto Mania, this 3-wheeler would have won.
Hold Fast Motors HQ:
Speaking of HFM, here's Andy repairing one of his bikes the next day:
This is a photo that Andy took of me riding:
Dan organized an amazing event.
He gave me this awesome award. I think it was for miraculously finishing my bike on time (big thanks to Jared for that!).
He also took a few pictures of me:
Panoramic of the morning after:
All packed up and ready to go:
It took a while to clean up the bike:
If all this looked like fun, mark your calendar for June 25th, 2016!!!
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