Today I attended a MotoTT motorcycle trackday in Taupo. It was a special trackday as they were drawing the grand prize winner of the 2012 Suzuki SV650S (valued at $13,500). To have an entry in the draw you needed to have attended two trackdays since August 2011. At lunchtime they pulled my name out of… Continue reading GSX-R1000 Crash, worst finish to best MotoTT trackday ever!
The team from MotoTT Trackdays decided to hold a two-day trackday, using a different track for each day.
Well, after much anticipation the day finally arrived. My first MotoTT trackday in Taupo! Left Rotorua around 7am to get to the Taupo Motorsports Park just before 8am. Being pretty eager to register and get the bike scrutineered.
Today I had the chance to take out a demo 2009 Suzuki SFV650 Gladius from Boyd Motorcycles in Hamilton. First impressions were not too bad, some similar styling and performance to my brother in law’s Triumph Street Triple. httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-Iz0xlLDpjU
Well, in support of Movember, I grew a mo, not a too shabby effort if I do say so myself. Here is the final result, all photos where taken by me in my best americas next top model poses.
Well, it’s been one of the quickest years of my life! Our little boy, Joshua Ethan Hodge, is celebrating his first birthday today, with a party to follow tomorrow. Should be great celebration with family coming from Auckland, Wellington, and as far away as Punakaiki to celebrate with Joshua. What a milestone, the big 1.0,… Continue reading Joshua turns One today!