Happy New Year everyone. This is the latest of my flat track updates from the Pacific Northwest...
My second race of the winter indoor series at Salem Speedway was eerily similar to my first outing: lowside crash exiting turn, chain falling off... You know, all of the heartache, sprinkled with the joy of just being out there. I started the day by making my pal late to the track due to my acupuncture appointment running long...(sorry Korry, I owe you).
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We're introducing a new name, who I hope is going to become a regular Sideburn blogger. Todd Marella is a firm friend we met through DirtQuake USA. He's lived a life, a continues to do so. The latest chapter is buying his first ever race bike, at the age of 53, and going flat track racing for the very first time. Here's the story... Last night was my first official flat track race. It was at Salem speedway, which is a large concrete floor, with a shed roof over it, and open s