Saturday February 3rd/24

Answer to the last quiz – Mike McCabe was the first American to ride the Scottish, and I took that pic of him on Pipeline using a 35mm Pentax. – It was one of the pics in the complete Center Spread Article we had printed in Motorcycle Illustrated /Dirt Bike USA. back in 1972. My… Continue reading Saturday February 3rd/24

Friday February 2nd/24

It’s three years now, since we lost Al Perrett – perhaps one of the best riders, and nicest person, it has been my good fortune to call a friend. – I first met Al racing Cross Country in Alberta – then later in my Yamaha days. – I called on him at his Kamloops store… Continue reading Friday February 2nd/24

Thursday February 1st/24

Answer to the last quiz – bunch of BC boys – Kolten, Brian, Jacek, Pierce – a pic I took of them at Ross’ Trial last year – Stan was up with the birds with his correct answer – then came Brett – but nobody else. Quiz today – Who is this Beta rider ?… Continue reading Thursday February 1st/24

Wednesday January 31st/24

The last day of the month and I noticed that tomorrow is the last day for riders, to get their entry money paid up for this years Scottish Six Day Trial. – As most people know, this event is in my view the ultimate test of man and machine in the sport of Trials riding.… Continue reading Wednesday January 31st/24

Tuesday January 30th/24

Answer to the Monday quiz – Marland Whaley (rip) – correct guess’s from Stan, Pete Varey, Brett and Harlow. QUIZ for today – Who are the two guys on the left checking in at the Scottish with a Beta TR34?? ========================================= Just a reminder that our email server has decided to only SEND when it… Continue reading Tuesday January 30th/24

Monday January 29th/24

Answer to the last quiz. – Steve Troupe – Brett got it at his 2nd try!! Who is this guy at the Scottish looking at Rathmell’s winning Monty? ========================================= Sunday turned out to be another mild soggy kind of day, so I took a drive over to see Roy on the Westside – it’s been… Continue reading Monday January 29th/24

Sunday January 28th/24

Answer to the last Quiz – Lane Leavitt on Laggan Locks in Scotland Correct response very quickly from Stan in Mexico – followed by Brett and Pete Varey. Quiz today – Who is this rider just joining the “Over the bars Club” yes it’s a Canadian pic -Snow. ========================================== The Motorcycle Mojo booth at the… Continue reading Sunday January 28th/24

Saturday January 27th/24

Answer to the Friday Quiz – Debbie Evans riding her TY 175 in the Scottish Six Day Trial. – Pete Varey got in first, followed by Brett, John Kitch and Harlow.- then later Stan – & Jay Colley. Quiz today Another Scottish pic – But who is this? Some interesting old results showing Stan at… Continue reading Saturday January 27th/24

Friday January 26th/24

Answer to the Thursday quiz – Harold Pospisil long time Prez of the ATRA. – First in with the correct answer was Jay Colley – followed pretty quick by Harold himself – who also remembered where I took this pic of him – Indian Graves – Stan posted later also with the correct answer, plus… Continue reading Friday January 26th/24

Thursday January 25th/24

Only one correct answer to the Wednesday quiz – that from Peter LeGrove in Australia – Rider is Scott Ellis – a very good UK rider who always wore a tattered old cap – which he might have thought brought him luck!! Name the rider and the location!!! It’s out West so not likely everybody… Continue reading Thursday January 25th/24