Monthly Archives: January 2009

San Jose Burninators vs Houston Harpies: 2-1

The first game of the tournament and our first win! Andrea and I played a good line together. We were on the ice for the opposing goal…which was a crazy weird deflection off of our own center's stick. Oops! I … Continue reading

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Why I changed those front forks out…

Here's Rashmi's story, in SuperBike magazine.   Click here for an enlarged version. This, boys and girls, is why I swapped out my forks.   BMW claims that they've never heard of this before, but came up with at least … Continue reading

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Weekend hockey update

Burninating the peasants. Saturday afternoon found the Burninators and the Dolphins invading Ice Oasis for a pre-Vegas scrimmage. It wasn't a very good game, scorewise — well, not for us, anyway! The Dolphins dolphinated us 4-2.  But it was a … Continue reading

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Best kind of cross-country ride report

I found this on and had to share it. Phil's Journal: I've Seen Everything is the journal of Phil Gooding, a 20-year-old who rode his Indian Scout cross-country in 1924.   Motored to the Pacific is the accompanying article about the ride, … Continue reading

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First trip to Metcalf with the CRF

Our day trip to Metcalf wound up being a bit shorter than we'd expected after a dead battery in the DRZ took an hour to rectify.  Grrr.  Even after our best efforts at resuscitation, the DRZ lived only briefly at the park … Continue reading

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