Soaking Up European Grand Prix

Three months in Europe, loosely held together by six grand prix motorcycling events.  Lots of time in between to explore and soak up a variety of cultures.A lazy 3 month Grand (prix) tour of EuropeThe MotoGP CalendarA roughed out schedule...http://www.motogp.com/en/calendar/https://goo.gl/maps/7VvTZ8dSQKxThings to doNurburgringTransfagarasan Road, Romania https://goo.gl/maps/hXP71Wj9igC2

Tiger Chains & Parts

Top gear at 4000rpm has me goingabout 100km/hr, so it looks like I havestock sprockets on the Tiger.A one tooth more relaxed front sprocketknocks a couple of hundred RPM offthe bike at 100km/hr and takes theedginess off low speed throttle.Chain & Agony: The ReturnNow that I'm off a shaft driven bike, I'm back…

Overnight & Doable

Alright, some of the recent day dreaming has been pretty extreme.  With all the Ride the Highlands material I've been seeing recently, how about this...The Longer MapBancroft Motor InnSaturday:  Elora to Bancroft:  357kmsSunday:  Bancroft back to Elora via Algonquin:  561kmsAlternate shorter mapSaturday:  Elora to Barry's Bay:  412kms  Sunday:  Barry's Bay to…

Failing Forward

Failures, repeated failures, are finger posts on the road to achievement. One fails forward toward success.  - C.S. Lewis Four years ago I decided to show what we know in the information technology focused computer engineering course I teach at Centre Wellington DHS.  The Skills Canada I.T. and Networking Administration contest seemed…