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Our vintage correspondent Frank Melling delivers his unique take on the motorcycle world, and the world at large, with the humorous editorials from his Single Track Mind.
Latest Single Track Mind Features
Single Track Mind: Go Racing in 2013
Monday, April 15, 2013
Our man Melling, in his quest to inculcate a new riding generation, shares some insight on ways to race without having to break the bank.
STM – Evangelize for Biking
Tuesday, January 29, 2013
Our man Melling is a motorcycling evangelist. In this sermon he serves up 20 points of wisdom on how to run a successful motorcycle event that will grow ridership and the sport of motorcycling.
Single Track Mind: Riding Thru 2012
Tuesday, January 08, 2013
Our man Melling ponders yet another year in the saddle and looks to the future. Also, trades barbs with fun-hating EU technocrats!
Single Track Mind: Wanderin’ Brain
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Our man Melling ponders his role as motorcycle racing seer, having predicted the MotoGP rule changes recently imposed and those to come. He also terrorizes innocent hikers…
STM: European Grand Tour Thoughts
Monday, October 22, 2012
Our man Melling weighs in on the troubling future for motorcycling and its aging demographic during a grand European tour.
STM: MotoGP, Without the Emotion
Tuesday, October 16, 2012
Ranting about Grand Prix motorcycle racing comes natural to Mr. Melling. So did you think he’d stay silent about the MotoGP/World Superbike union under Bridgepoint? Get ready for the unified World Championship.
Single Track Mind: Post Olympic Thoughts
Friday, August 17, 2012
Mr. Melling offers some final thoughts on the spectacle of the 2012 London Olympic Games and finds inspiration for a change to MotoGP and World Superbike that would revitalize motorcycle racing.
Single Track Mind – Olympic Thoughts
Wednesday, August 01, 2012
Our favorite motorcycle-riding Briton weighs in on his country’s current source of pride and vigor – hosting the Olympic Games in London.
Single Track Mind: Bonneville Salt Flats
Thursday, June 28, 2012
Most riders only catch a sidelong glimpse of the famed Bonneville Salt Flats while doing 75 mph on I-80. Our man Melling explains why that’s a shame.
STM: Hailwood’s 1978 Formula One TT
Wednesday, May 30, 2012
With the 2012 TT in full swing, our Man Melling recalls the story behind Mike Hailwood’s glorious return to the Isle of Man TT in 1978.
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