ATB training status

atb-train

This day, the 16th of Feb 2014, my current status of mountain biking is: Read More...

MV Agusta Brutale

mv-dragster

MV Agusta has introduced the Brutale 800 Dragster. It's based on the "normal" Brutale 800 and shares most technical parts with it, including the 125HP strong triple engine. Differences are mostly looks, but darn ... they did an excellent job. Read More...

Scottoiler

ktm-scottoiler

Just ordered a Scottoiler KTM system from Louis.de because they had a 20% discount this weekend. The Scottoiler KTM system is (of course) more expensive than a universal system, but if I wanted cheap, I should have bought another bike ;-) Read More...

ATB tour Grenzeloos 2014

atb-tour

Today my first ATB tour with the Garmin Edge 800, the Grenzeloos 2014 tour. Each year they offer one of (if not THE) best ATB tours in this specific area. They offer 2 distances, one of 45km and the other of 30km. Today I did the 30km. It was a very nice, and at times a challenging tour, with more than 300hm (height meters or meters climbing). Read More...

Garmin Edge 800

garmin-800

So, The first item of my wish list can be checked off the list. Today I bought the Garmin Edge 800, performance bundle. The Garmin Edge 800 is a bike specific GPS device, that can be used for mountain biking as well as road biking. Read More...

My ATB gadget wish list

atb-wish

On the top of my mountain (and road)bike wish list is a GPS navigation device. Actually also on my motor wish list, but that one isn't compatible with the pedal powered bikes, to the other way around for that matter :-( Read More...

Let there be light

bbb1300

A few months ago I thought about riding my mountain bike during weekdays, instead of weekends only. My only problem was that during winter time it’s dark outside, especially in the evenings ;-)
So, instead of thinking in limitations, I started thinking in opportunities. If I wanted to ride in the dark I simply needed light(s). Read More...

My motor gadget wish list

zumo390

Since I'm a gadget freak, there's always more gadgets to wish for than money to buy them. But you can always wish, can't you? Read More...

Action cam

sony-hdr30

Look what I got for Christmas this year. A nice little video camera, also called an action cam. Brand name: Sony. Type: HDR-AS30V. This action cam is comparable to the famous GoPro branded camera’s. It can shoot up to 1080 in 60FPS. It also has 2 slo-mo settings, with the slowest setting at a ¼ speed (or 120FPS). Read More...