• Genre Bohemian: "The Occidental Tourist" ~ Sat 7/20, 9:30am - San Rafael !!!

    Genre Bohemian: "The Occidental Tourist" !!! A fun filled day-ride through picturesque moto-roads North of Golden Gate Bridge surrounded by trees, creeks, hills, valleys and the magnificent Pacific coast. This ride is appropriate for riders with 15+K miles and 2+ years of seat time. • When: Saturday July 20. Arrive 9:30 am for coffee, gossip and group-hug; KSU 10:00 AM. Let's start the ride with a full tank and empty bladder (gas stop is at about 70-80 miles). • Where: Big Rock Mini Mart & Deli 1500 Lucas Valley Rd, San Rafael (Tel[masked]). Map Link: https://goo.gl/maps/7mqauk37otWoM44v9 (There are no gas stations near Big Rock Deli - fill up ahead of time) • Route: ~ Approx 120 (+/-) miles of choice back roads North of Golden Gate, mostly smooth and creamy asphalt with a few sprinkles bumps here-n-there, just for fun. There will be an abundance of turns and curves. But relax, chill and enjoy the ride, and most importantly .... the company. • Pace: Not too fast. Not too slow. Just right !! • Motorcycle: Yes, please bring one with you :-) • Lunch: Lunch stop will be in the li'l Bohemian town of Occidental. There are 3 restaurants and 2 deli/markets. Also feel free to pack your lunch. There are outdoor tables to use. Lunch stop is for about 55 minutes. • After Lunch: KSU is promptly 60 minutes from when we arrive in Occidental. So, after you eat, don't go shopping or go take a nap. Get your gear in order and meet us in the staging area, ready to roll. We take off @ 61 minutes :-/ • Ride ends around 4 PM in or near San Rafael. %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% Pre Ride: ~|~ South Bay / Peninsula contingent can meet me at Rest Stop on 280N North of Hwy 92 (right after Bunker Hill exit). KSU 8:15 AM. Map link = http://tinyurl.com/280RestStop %%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%%% • Homework: Please read these important stuff → https://tinyurl.com/GRF-Etiquette • Here's how you can support "GroupRides" → http://www.meetup.com/GroupRides/pages/Support +++++++++++++++++++

  • Cornering School "Day 1" (Stockton)

    Little 99 Raceway

    Reserve your spot !!! https://www.superbike-coach.com/portfolio-item/cornering-school-day OR https://www.superbike-coach.com/class-schedule/registration =========================================== Another Cornering Course at Little 99 Raceway (http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&q=1658+South+Airport+Way%2C+Stockton%2C+CA%2C+us) 1658 South Airport Way, Stockton, CA. This class is part of Street Rider Training on a Track (Cornering Day One). Did you know that the US Air Force "Beal base in California" announced Coach Can Akkaya as their official trainer? Please read cancellation policy on Superbike Coach web site in case of rain, etc. This is not an official group ride to or from the Raceway. But riders are welcome to arrange amongst themselves to go in groups :-) (use code "GroupRides" and receive 10% off) * * * You must register here >> https://www.superbike-coach.com/portfolio-item/cornering-school-day OR https://www.superbike-coach.com/class-schedule/registration * * * Cornering School – Day 1 Dealing with fears Viewing and focusing Shifting and gear choice Ideal Lines and judgement Maximum braking and rear brake usage Day 1 will harmonize your bike control with body and soul. Day 1 and 2 are steps- NOT levels, which are important for even very experienced riders. Headcoach Can will sign your ‘Certificate of Completion’, which qualifies you for Day 2. It’s totally on you if- and when you move on with Day 2. We are ready when you are. Never been on a track? You’ll be excited about our Cornering School Day’s; We will teach you very specific Moto GP riding techniques, like trail braking. In cooperation with the Little 99 Raceway in Stockton we finally have a facility in central California to offer rider coaching on a high level- for a low price. Other schools using the word “advanced”- Superbike-Coach does advanced! Suitable for Street riders. All skill levels (we run 3 level groups)Riders who are up to do their first track day All categories of motorcycles. If you’re tired reading books about it. If you want to be the better rider! If you have any questions, please post here and Coach Can will respond.

  • Laos Dirty Motorcycle Tour (7 days)

    Needs a location

    Riders. We are changing the venue of the Laos tour. We are no longer use Indochina Motorbike Tour. Instead, this adventure will be organized by Steven Gau. So please stay connected, more news will come soon. Thank you.