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About MotoCynic

I started riding motorcycles in 2006, and there is no going back. I've ridden more than 100,000 miles, most of it on a Ducati Monster, and despite setbacks and murderous BMW's I'm loving every mile.

Honda Africa Twin: The Long Way Home

Good friends will help you move. Awesome friends buy new motorcycles and leave them in your garage to ride. I happen to have an awesome friend. In fact he’s been bugging me for weeks (basically since he got it) to … Continue reading

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Last Ride Before the (Blueberry of) Doom Arrives

My little girl will be joining us soon, October 4th is the ETA, but we all know that is just a date that means very little, since it could come anytime now. Knowing this I planned one last ride on … Continue reading

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New Aerostich Suit

I got an unexpected package in the mail last Thursday, my new Aerostich R3 motorcycle suit came. It’s been ages, since I ordered it, but with the all the craziness in my life it’s mostly my fault for taking so … Continue reading

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My Garage… My Poor Garage

My world is in for a huge change and I’m not ready, and I’m not sure I can be. I was ready for some changes, or at least aware of things that are going to be happening soon. There will … Continue reading

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Almost as Good: New Motorcycles

What’s the next best thing to getting a new motorcycle? Having your friend get one for you to keep in your garage! My good friend in NYC purchased a new motorcycle to zip around on out here.  I’d like to … Continue reading

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Bonus Good Deed for the Week

Strangely enough my week continued to be interesting. While walking to get coffee (chai tea) I came across two motorcyclists looking at the bottom of a 2016 Triumph Street Twin with a small puddle of oil underneath it. I had … Continue reading

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My Good Deed of the Week

While walking to my office talking on the phone to my wife I heard a crunch from behind me. It sounded a bit odd, but when I glanced behind me I didn’t see anything weird, so I continued on my … Continue reading

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