Even though I was riding in the fastest group with most bikes having +50 hp more than the BMW, fuel consumption was as low as 6,2 liter/100 km. The F800 is amazingly economical, and still fast and flickable enough to follow stronger bikes on the track. Great day
A Yamaha Fazer 1000 had a front wheel slide on the damp morning surface and ended in the gravel bed. The rider was tough and patched the bike up with Duct tape and continued in the fast group for the rest of the day. Respect !
The accident in Denmark meant that we arrived rather late at the ring. No issue actually – we are just going to sleep and prepare for the training tomorrow.
As we we’re riding towards Sweden on mostly wet country roads, a member of our group had the front wheel losing it’s grip on the road surface. The result was a long slide into a granite road shoulder, a broken leg and a ruined bike.
Home again around 15.00 after 800 km of fast country road riding, mostly on dry roads. Fuel consumption was 4,6 liter/100km Nice little trip
On the way home friday morning we met quite a few bikes and bikers that was participating in the famous Skagen Rally. It’s a 400 km rally across Denmark, only for motorcycles that are at least 79 years old – some of them are above 100 years old. The owners are considerably younger
Our host is not exactly famous for his grill starting skills, but he did a proper job this time
.. Was one of the war ships that attacked Copenhagen in 1801, when the evil brits stole our proud navy fleet. St. George was wrecked on this coast on december 24, 1811, and only 7 of the 738 crew members was saved. St George lost it’s rudder in another storm in the south eastern part [...]