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  18. The world record for longest motorcycle trip belongs to Argentinean Emilio Scotto, who left home on January 17, 1985 and returned on April 2, 1995, having covered a total of 735,000 km and visited 214 countries and independent territories! Emilio rode the entire journey on a Honda motorcycle - the legendary 1980 GL1100 Gold Wing, nicknamed the "Black Princess". For ten years "Princess" has used 47,000 liters of fuel, 1,300 liters of oil, 86 tires, 12 batteries and 9 seats! For all 735,000 km, only one engine change was required. Upon returning home, Emilio wrote The Longest Ride, in which he described his amazing journey on 224 pages. Cool story!
  19. (Repost from blog site.) Taking my motorcycle license was a response to a mid-life crisis call for some adventure. And a bike purchase came naturally and rather quickly after I’ve got my license. So I’ve just started riding since early this year, and each ride has not only increased my technical competence and confidence, but also taught me valuable lessons in life. 1. You are small. You are very small. Inarguably, motorcycles are the amongst smallest motor-driven vehicles on the the road – notwithstanding the latest craze of powered bicycles and personal mobility devices. And just like riders are sharing the road with the larger vehicles, we as individual human beings, are sharing the world with other (often larger) animals too. So respect what Mother Nature has given us and learn to share the limited resources that are available to us all. 2. Focus on what’s ahead of you. No distractions. I drive too. And when I do, I find myself occasionally distracted with many things – fiddling the radio to get the correct station playing your music, dialling the air-conditioning knob to get the correct temperature, talking to fellow passenger(s) in the car, or (gasp!) meddling with my mobile phone and answering text messages – okay, admittedly, at traffic light stops. But when I’m on my bike, it’s just me, my bike, and the road. No distractions. Just pure focus on the road ahead of me and looking out for any crazy drivers trying to knock me down. And I actually feel less sleepy on long rides than when I’m on long drives. And I think many of us should “ride the bike of life” than “drive the car of life”. We need to focus on what’s important. Focus on what’s ahead. And not let the smaller things in life (like radio and air-conditioning) distract us from our true goals in life. 3. What’s right may be wrong. What’s wrong, may actually be right. I recently encountered a minor incident; I was losing concentration at a traffic light junction and by the time I noticed that the lights have turned yellow, I was very near the stop line. Nevertheless, I slammed on my brakes and came to a screeching stop – albeit over the line, but nevertheless still safe. But on reflection (and at the comments of many whom witnessed my stupid act that I captured on video), I should not have risked putting myself in that vulnerable position. What if I skidded and fell? What if a truck came ramming me from behind? As I pondered over the situation, I realised that my decision to come to a stop was to be right – not “beating” the red light. But by doing so, I put myself, and possibly others, at risk. I guess this also applies to many other things in life. Sometimes, we make stupid decisions thinking that we are “doing the right thing”. Yes, perhaps many decisions are indeed “right”. But sometimes, there is a “bigger right” that can only be achieved with a “wrong” – just like saving oneself by going through the junction instead of slamming the brakes and getting hit from behind. Of course, I’m NOT advocating beating red lights and then justifying the decision with saving skin. But there are times when following through with a bad decision (if it has already been made) is better than trying to correct a bad decision. 4. Put your ego aside. Life is too short for egos. As many riders would have also similar experiences, I’ve had my fair share of idiot drivers. Drivers who think that their bigger vehicles have better entitlement to the road use than the puny motorcycles – perhaps because they pay more road tax, or maybe because they paid more for their cars. But being a (somewhat) middle-aged person, with a loving wife and a beautiful young child, my priorities are very different from my previously bashful youthful self. If an accident were to occur, it doesn’t matter as much if I were legally or technically correct, but the probability of me getting hurt is significantly higher than the cabin-caged driver. Yes, perhaps I’m kiasi (afraid to die). But saving skin is my higher priority now. I may have the right of way, but I now choose to give way. Because an a**h**e driver cutting into my lane without signalling may hurt my ego, but (if I can help it) I’ll never allow him to hurt my skin. And I think we can achieve so much more peace of mind if we adopt more of this mentality. Sometimes, certain events frustrate me. But I’ve learnt to let such events hurt my ego, than to hurt me proper – emotionally, financially, physically or opportunistically. Because, it’s easy to repair an ego – especially if you WANT to. But not so easy for some other things in life. 5. What’s inconvenient may actually be very convenient. Before I picked up riding, I had always thought that riding a motorcycle was a very inconvenient form of transport. It’s almost always either sunny or raining in Singapore – neither of which are ideal weather conditions for travelling without an air-conditioned cabin and roof over your head. Sweat in the sun? Yuck! Splashed by the rain? OMG! Perhaps also because I’m a weekend / leisure rider. I ride in the mornings. I ride weekends. I ride in the cool evenings. But as I ride, I realised that I experienced many more “nice weather” days than “foul weather” days. And in my recently 360km trip up to Kuala Lumpur, I realised that I had the advantage of weaving through the snaking lines of cars caught in the infamous KL traffic jam, and arrive at my destination faster than if I had driven up instead. Although Singapore has the reputation of having the most expensive cars in the world (over $100,000 for a 1.6L Toyota Altis??!), riding a motorcycle is often seen as a “lower” form of transport, or a “poor man’s” transport. The “rich” drive, and the “poor” ride. But I now appreciate riding a motorcycle to be a very efficient form of transport – in terms of cost (way cheaper than cars – in both purchase and running costs such as parking and ERP), resource (40km/l of petrol vs 8.5km/l on my car), and time (when stuck in traffic). It has it’s downsides, of course. But when properly applied, riding a bike can be a very useful solution to the transport problem. Is this for everyone? Definitely not. But I’m now thinking, “why didn’t I start riding earlier?” I suppose it’s the same in life – sometimes, the “lower” form solution may actually be the “better” solution in some way. Again, not for everything (everyone). But definitely worth considering.
  20. This is one long post so prepare yourself. I enrolled my bike last June and was planning to pass my TP in dec 2015, was hoping i could do it quick if i rly focus and pay attention to every detail that was taught. Seeing my friends passing one by one is really disheartening what more some of my friends who are girls. Tomorrow i'm enlisting and i just failed my tp again ytd morning. Here's my journey so far --------------------------- Enrolled for private BTT at CDDC somewhere in 2014 -Missed the 1st test cos i woke up late -Missed the 2nd one again same reason -Failed the 3rd by 2 points -Passed on my 4th attempt (somewhere in may of 2015) Felt like **** cos even for BTT, i wasnt passing that fast so after this my friend and i decided to enroll for 2b bike at CDDC on June 2015. Took me the whole of June, July and August to clear my Lesson 1-4 Theory and 5-7 DRT. The waiting time was that bad cos i didn't check which centre was faster and better. Too bad CDDC was the worst and toughest amongst the three. After i cleared all the theory lessons, went on to book Prac 1 and IE for RTT. This is where my determination kicks in. PRACTICAL 1 July 23 Nervous for my first ever bike lesson. Never rode before so i had no clue. My friend was better than me. Cleared gear 1-3, stopping and moving off and the introduction. Was a good lesson but the instructor didn't have time for half of it so i had to book for one more. CDDC allows the students to book 2 pracs in a row so you can have a faster chance of clearing a prac if u fail one but i didn't the first few pracs as i didn't know. July 18 Confident. Started well but i didn't listen to the instructor's teaching. Stalled alot of times, fell of my bike 3 times and it was embarrassing. In the end, 3 people in my group left to finish up the prac 1, the others like me was stuck in the first half lesson of prac 1. My friend advanced to prac 2 and i was stuck in 1. July 24 This time round, mustered up my confidence and listened to the instructor's teaching carefully and applied everything. Have to say this, it works but you must be confident in doing it. Don't be scared learning new things. Everything went well till the last part. Instructor brought us back to bike parking lot and we had to follow him in a tight space doing figure of eight. Somewhat teaching us to turn and turn. It was hell haha cos i was **** it in. Sept 1 Was afraid of the last part again but everything went smoothly and i was too happy went the instructor told me i cleared prac 1 haha PRACTICAL 2 Sept 7 Waiting time was 2 weeks plus wtf but this one an easy prac to me and im not boasting. Seems natural for me. Learnt how and when to inch forward, blindspot, use of mirrors, signalling and just turning and turning. Turns out i passed on the first try. Really glad i did. PRACTICAL 3 Sept 9 Really scared for this as it was the figure of eight, crank course and slope. Everything was new, for the slope i was rly confused about the signalling before you enter, when you're inside and before you move off. Forgot to use my rear brake cos i normally use my handbrake so i was wondering why i could move off one time resulting in my bike stalling haha, learnt this fast. Figure of 8 was hell, had to do everything quick and focus, like really focus. Pick up speed, signal off, kick up to gear 2 and look far and play with rear brake if not your bike will jerk and jerk if u on and off throttle. Exiting 8, signal left and slow down w rear brake and stop before white line for crank course. Quite hard for my first prac and i fell alot. Went onto grass patches haha, was too scared to throttle more so i didn't clear the 11 seconds for figure of 8. After exiting 8, it's crank course. Check right and blindspot then move off and pick up speed. Change to gear to and clear within 6 seconds. Quite hard for me cos it was a sharp turn course and sometimes i got stuck in neutral gear cos my speed was too low and i was scared to rev move cos the distance is too little. Failed on my first attempt Sept 11 & 13 Booked 2 prac 3 this time round, one after the other and i failed the second one. Honestly my third wasn't a good prac as well but i managed to not screw it up enough for the instructor let me go to prac 4. He said practice in revision but for now go and learn new things in prac 4. Was really happy haha PRACTICAL 4 Sept 17 Another scary prac cos this time we are learning about plank, slalom and e brake. Went off the plank alot of times as i wasnt familiar with stabilizing the bike using just your forearms and playing with the clutch and rear brake. Slalom was scary as well, can't rmb whether i hit any cones during this lesson but i know i didn't pass. Didnt have time for w brake so i booked another the next day. Sept 30 Confident and eager to learn and practice. Plan was better but i was told time after time to use my forearm to turn left to right if its wobbling and to throttle more so i dont fall off the plank. Better to get 4 points instead of IF for that. Slalom was good, didn't have any problems with that. E brake was scary but the easiest to learn but sometimes the unluckiest cos the instructor told me e brake has the highest casualties, not sure whether that was true cos i've never seen one. Dont want to be the next victim. Kick up to 3rd gear for this and maintain 30-35km mph, eyes straight, body straight, arms straight and locked, legs grip the tank and break after the white line stopping before the red line. Sometimes if you're unlucky i break too hard on the front, my right foot went down haha that one rabak. Everything went smoothly and i passed. PRACTICAL 5 (CIRCUIT ASSESMENT) October 4 After my fourth prac, i found prac 5 at night and i was to kanchiong so i booked it without any revision. Sad to say, i was given 30 points w one IF. Failure to give way to vehicles, really wanted to end and at the last part turning to park my bike i didn't see this car and i kena one IF. Felt like **** but it's ok cos it was just to test the water. October 7 Accumulated 30 plus points w no IF. Went for revision again after that. October 10 Booked 2 session today in case i fail the first and i did with an IF, i fell off the plank. Second session also fail cos i hit the cone in slalom a little. Gotten 16 and 12 points respectively, felt really **** and loke wasted my time. October 11 Fifth time doing this again, felt like **** but better cos got one guy only w me doing prac 5 so i thought hey maybe they give chance. In the end we both fail cos i got another IF, exitting the Emergency Brake i change lane at the white line not the give way line. Got 14 points. October 11 6th time and was confident. Was just scared for figure of 8 and crank course and right where i was, got stuck in neutral at crank course. Was told to quickly kick down to gear 1 and drag gear so to get 4 points instead of IF. Total points this round was 8.... October 19 Really feeling like ****, told everyone i pass prac 5 cos i've never of my friends having to take this long for test only and it's the first.. Failed again cos during slalom i throttle too much and i didnt have time to navigate through the cones so i just bypass it. Didn't even wanna think about points cos everytime i get IF I GET GOOD POINTS NO IF POINTS 30 plus.. October 20 Eighth time here and failed again but this time round no IF only points. Giving up real soon but i told myself **** this i want my bike. October 20 my baby prac 5, did revisions and asked the instructor. It was at night and there were 3 people. Everything was ****ing smooth up to the plank. Leaving the plank my rear wheel dropped. Felt ****ing sian and i gave a **** look. Slalom and e brake clear ok. Went back to training shed and almost went rogue.. I was called up last and the sequence is those who fail wil be called up first then the passers last one shot in one group. I was waiting and i know everybody fail cos the second girl that got called up fell off the plank and i was third to be called up. He call me and say he give me chance cos i took this 9 times. Just remember to practice. I was ****ing happy, like legit srs that instructor made my night. I willl remember his name. PRACTICAL ****ING 6 October 23 Finally was really excited to go out on the road and learn new things. It was rly fun being on the road but scary cos its my first ever. Didn't perform well so i had to book another October 27 Exciting was really wanted to pass but fail cos safety checks, lane changing and delaying was in account. Nov 2 Sat down and listened thoroughly, in the end pass. Woooo PRACTICAL 7 Nov 8 Was quite scared on this one cos of U turns, one wrong move and you kena if u never observe the traffic regulations. U turn was wobbly and slow so i had to come back another time. Nov 12 Did quite well cos got one veteran girl so we followed her, bad mistake in a long run. Should have learnt it myself. Passed and on to prac 8. Nov 13 Found one the next day, fail w 24 points and no IF. Really need to work on my general riding. Nov 24 Practice and went for revision, really focus and paid attention. In the end passed w 12 points haha. Excited for TP!!!!! All in all did 4 circuit revisions and 1 road revision. For my IE and RTT Felt that it was unnecessary for IE which is internal evaluation so that you can take rtt. Cant rmb how many times i took my IE but i can assure you i took it more than my prac 5 Everyday i would visit CDDC just for IE and everyday fail, even lied to my gf cos im sick of failing and felt really ****. Passed after a while and booked my RTT. Passed my RTT on first try wooohoo, did manually on paper and they called when i was in school. Was really happy cos my friend failed hahaha Booked my TP on January 6. Went for 2 road and 2 circuit revision before my tp. Was really nervous cos it's TP and it's not like in car when you're evaluated by one guy beside you. This is 10 tp standing at each station while 49 other bikers can see u doing your mistake. Really pressurizing but i managed to not get any IF. In the end, they call out my number. ****. 28 points. Went down and was lost for 30 mins, sat down at the training shed for 30 mins talking to the malay instructor bahawdin. He's really nice. He told me not to give up cos he took 4 tp during his time. Felt motivated so i booked the next on march 16. March 16 Went for 2 circuit and 1 road. Circuit is a killer for points so i make sure im confident to not get any IF or points for general riding. Again wake up in the morning, again w 50 people and again sat down 1 hour for refreshment.. Got this aunts permanent resident for tp, a chinese aunty if you guys at CDDC knows. Start TP, smooth till crank course. Got stuck in neutral and my left left hit laid down on the kurb. Confirm IF, other than that all okay. Went back up again at the room 9 lvl 3. I can distinctly remember the room smell. Scary smell as u wait for tp to call out your number. This guys beside me also doing his second TP, young buck and he was more nervous than me. In the end, his no wasnt called and he was relieved. I was waiting for mine. Suddenly 43 44.. ****, again but what happened this time. He said i got 30 points and my blindspot gave me 16 points, what the flying ****.. I was really pissed. I told myself i've come this far and im not gonna give up. I can do this and i book another TP on the 11 of May, 2 days before i enlist. Went for 2 road revision only as i didnt have time. My friend in BBDC got tp dates 2-3 weeks in between while i have to wait 2 months. The waiting game is a killer. May 11 Came down early and i told myself not to talk to anybody cos for the past 2 TPs someone talks to me, i'll fail ahha. Warm up i fell the plank so wuite nervous but i kept calm like legit i wasnt scared cos i was confident. TP start and my no was 44, start point turn left change lane to right. Had to stop before stop line then the inevitable happened. I stopped to sudden.. Right leg down.. Confirm IF and i looked at the instructor he quickly write down and i was like **** really? I just start.. Slope was ok 8 and crank course was good. Plank was good and slalom felt good but i got 6.5 seconds resulting in me getting 4 points. Went to e brake, this is by far the smoothest and fastest TP for me, he signalled for my last course. The Emergency brake, i realized theres one instructor talking to the tp in front inside the shelter. I think it's to deter them from focussing. No doubt CDDC instructors are nice. Start my e brake and something happened when i brake. My right leg down again.. Felt like utter **** 2 IF already.. Went out to road and came back ok just that one chibai white car overtake last min at filter lane chevron marking so i had to jam brake. U turn was weak. Came back up and the smell of the room haha, suddenly one by one tp call. Was expecting a miracle to happen. Then they call 43... 44.. **** again.. Never kena IF but 30 points again. This time it was 12 points for wobbling 6 times.. I was like okay cannot argue also. Now im waiting to finish my re training for the third time and revision when i book out from my confinement. Gonna ask my sir for leave for one day for my tp in july if possible. Gonna sit down one day w my instructor to evaluate and refresh my memory for the whole course. This is gonna be my 4th TP alrdy and im feeling so sian..
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