Disclaimer: the views and opinions expressed on the podcast are those of the hosts and guests, and they do not purport to reflect the opinions or views of Larry or Rides Done Right.
In February 2019, Bill Youngblood launched his podcast to provide a venue to discuss racing, track days, bikes, riders, and more. He tries to post a podcast every Tuesday - each week, so check back often for links to the latest podcasts.
Track days to Club racing all the way to MotoAmerica, road racing in the US is making a comeback! The NWRRP's cast is comprised of fans, riders, and racers, bringing news, events, and fun banter to you, when you are waiting to head back to the track!
Our racing organization has hit harder times. Mark Wilson, the newly elected OMRRA president, took some time to give us a state of the union. This episode may be very locally focused, but we discuss issues that are pretty universal to most clubs.
During this episode Dave and Bill have the opportunity to speak with industry name Marcus McBane of M2 Shocks. This guy has stories. So fun to listen to.
Dave and Bill were able to speak with Randy Smith (R6 Graveyard) and Robert Fisher (Roaring Toyz).
David Wright has been hard at work! We speak with Cory West (MotoAmerica, Pikes Peak, British Super Stock...etc) as well as discuss Dave Pierce's AFM round and a bit about the SuperCorn weekend!
Dave, Dave, Tim, and Bill were able to speak with Kevin Pinkstaff and Marcel Irnie! After almost an hour they made their getaway, but not before participating in the Autumn Coffee Roasting sponsored trivia game!
Tim, Dave W, Dave P, and Bill discuss the upcoming race round with OMRRA, Tim's quest to New Racer School, and the Laguna Seca round of MotoAmerica/WSBK.
Tim, Dave, and Bill discuss MotoE and what the future possibly holds. Bill, Dave and Larry talk about Larry's experience over the holiday with Jason Pridmore's JP43 riding school with MotoVixens at The Ridge. Note: RDR will have related videos with JP43 coming soon.
Dave, Tim, and Bill discuss the more subjective aspects of bike maintenance...then have a pretty interesting tire discussion. Some laughs and some real information. Great for the canyon rider as well as the track guys.
Adolfo, Dave, and Bill discuss some of the memorable June OMRRA race weekend moments, volunteers, working corners. Adolfo and Dave face off in the game.
David and Bill begin a discussion about the mental preparation aspect of racing and track riding, specifically when dealing with less than favorable conditions.
Larry, David, Adolfo, and Bill discuss the 6 hour endurance race hosted by OLM, MotoAmerica, and Larry's current plans before challenging New Racer School.
Tim, Aaron, Larry, David, and Bill discuss the stuff that we WISH we would have known before getting into track days and racing.
During this episode, we welcome a new member to the cast: #15 David Wright! We discuss the sponsorship aspect of club racing and how to avoid some of the pitfalls associated with getting sponsored as well as some discussion about creating opportunities for broader sponsorship on an organizational level.
During this episode, Adolfo, Tim, and Bill discuss OMRRA round 2. From the racer perspective as well as Adolfo's unfortunate spectator seat. Followed by the 10 Question Must game sponsored by Autumn Coffee Roasting!
In this episode Adolfo, Tim, Larry, and Bill tackle one of the more common questions posed on internet forums.
During the first segment of this episode Adolfo, Tim, Larry, and Bill discuss round one of the 2019 OMRRA race weekend, while in the second segment, they announce their new sponsor "Autumn Coffee Roasting" and play a giveaway game to the listeners!
In this episode Adolfo and Bill have the chance to speak with Ken Hill, of KH Coaching, The Ken Hill Podcast, and Rickdiculous Racing. This guy has had a profound impact on our sport. A down to earth discussion about where we are in the US with racing and much more!
Tim and Bill speak with Sam Kaufman, president of Oregon Lightweight Moto. The discussion covers OLM, but then shifts to a very informative vintage race discussion.
Bill, Larry, Tim, Adolfo, and Jeff discuss why some have gotten out of street riding during the first segment. During the second segment, we discuss 2019 goals...both serious and not so serious.
Larry, Adolfo, Tim, and Bill discuss the impact that trackdays have had on race grids during segment one, then follow on in segment two and discuss the factors which can improve our sport as a whole. The racing growth section Larry mentioned.
We introduce a new cast member, discuss the importance of finding the right bike for you, and where track or street. In the second half of the show, we were allowed to sit down and talk with Andrew and Suzanne Cox of Cox Racingroup about Andrew's new book "From Guiding to Riding" as well as his riding seminars.
Bill, Larry, Jeff, and Tim speak with Adam Black, the regional sales rep for Bridgestone tires. Adam provides a great deal of insight on tires and why the Bridgestone is a great option. See RDR photos of Adam at the track.
Bill, Jeff, Tim, and Larry discuss the upcoming season and why they have the gear they use at the track. See RDR related Larry's Suit/Gloves Videos
Travis Richards with ProCaliber Motorsports in Vancouver Washington discusses rider support programs and the company's history.
Istvan Moor and 11 year old Rossi Moor discuss his budding career as he campaigns his way through the Jr.CIV league in Italy!
Larry, Jeff, Tim, and Bill discuss the costs associated with racing and track days from their experiences along with a few stories of pain and suffering.
Larry, Jeff, Tim and Bill discuss using a smaller displacement bike to become a better rider. See RDR related PKA track photos and video