HOW TO BOUNCE BACK AFTER CORONA VIRUS – TIPS

Corona Virus has successfully put the world on pause.  It has also brought change in our lives and successfully with no resistant implemented it. Organizations have closed offices and have now implemented working from home.  Schools have closed and home and online schooling is the current norm. While a very small fraction was working from …

CHALLENGES OF A WOMAN MOTORCYCLIST ON A LONG TERM ADVENTURE.

  Women remain a minority population in the world of motorcycling. Even if the numbers of the women riders have recently soared from an unnoticeable fraction to a recognizable one, we still remain the minority compared to our male counterparts. This number is even way smaller when it comes to those on long term adventure. …

FROM FACEBOOK TO HUGS AND RIDES -MY WRWR STORY.

  You are reading this because you are already on Women Riders World Relay group on Facebook, but what if you are not in the group and don’t even ride a motorcycle? What if you ride a motorcycle and have not come across this great movement? What if this is your first time to come …

Tangled or Weaved?

  Do you sometimes feel like a tangled plate of spaghetti and other times feel like a weaved carpet. If you literary think of the feelings like the two examples, you instantly have "delicious" and "beautiful" in your mind or a total confused, marshy with no clear directions feeling. I like the fact that i …

Romancing the Royal Enfield 350 Bullet.

This post has taken me longer to write than i expected. This was something i never ever thought would happen and even have not heard it happen here in Kenya. If you know any other motorcycle company or dealer that gives out their brand new bikes from the showroom for not just a few hours …

Across Tanzania on my bike

Wamuyu Kariuki

I owe my trip to Tanzania to Anja Blue and Carsten Weisner .When Anja and Carsten started planning their riding tour from Kenya to South Africa, we agreed on riding together in Kenya from Naivasha to Lake Baringo.  My plans changed and i was not able to meet them for this ride.  They left Kenya while i was in Nyeri and i was so indebted.  I proposed to meet them in Kigoma- Tanzania and did not give this proposal much thought.  I just wanted to be with our friends and say a nobble good bye.

20170710_103203 Carsten, Anja our new friend in Kigoma and myself.

PREPARING FOR THE RIDE.

The first preparation i had to do was psychological. I needed to be sure am psychologically fit to do the trip. I had never ridden that long (distance and days) on my own.  There were going to be many “new” experiences for…

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King Bird KB 400 cc

When the up-grade bug bites, it bites hard and one can not ignore it.  "Up-grade" means raise (something) to a higher standard, in particular improve (equipment or machinery) by adding or replacing components. In the biking terms, the meaning is more the same. It means getting a bigger bike in terms of engine capacity and performance …

Across Tanzania on my bike

I owe my trip to Tanzania to Anja Blue and Carsten Weisner .When Anja and Carsten started planning their riding tour from Kenya to South Africa, we agreed on riding together in Kenya from Naivasha to Lake Baringo.  My plans changed and i was not able to meet them for this ride.  They left Kenya while …