2Fast and RDR Return to Track Days



2-Fast offers top level motorcycle instruction on all four of the top tracks in the Northwest. They offer help to riders of ALL levels and even train police staff in specialized techniques! They have the deepest schedule you will find, which means you can easily ride throughout the whole season. See their website for in depth details on schedules, instructor profiles, tracks, a great FAQ section, and more.



After a great first season of instruction, practice, and hanging out... I had more fun with 2Fast in Return to Track Days.

See more of RDR's videos with Mark Degross

2Fast 2018 Recap and the State of Track Days and What is Next for 2019

We caught up with track day organizer Mark Degross of 2Fast and went over some of the challenges of 2018. At the end we looked ahead to plans for 2019.

2018 2Fast Recap - 10:45 minutes
2018 2Fast Recap

My first track day at Pacific Raceways

When you look at this track in videos online, you simply can't get an accurate read on how far the downhill and uphill area goes. After going there, I now rank Pacific Raceways as one of my favorite tracks. I rode with Mark Degross, Steve O, and Alison Smith throughout the day. See onboard footage with various angles and hear the recap of the day with Mark.

Pacific Recap Show
R1 Last Turn
Larry and Mark
Mark Pointing

1st Big Track Day of 2018 at PIR

See lots of photos and the video link from my 1st big track day of 2018 with 2-Fast and Mark Degross at Portland International Raceway on 06/14/2018. This was also my first time bringing both my R1 and R3 to a big track.

Recap Show
R1 1
Larry and Mark
R1 3

Highlights with us from 2017 Journey to Track Days

Track Prep

2Fast Motorcycle Track Days & Instruction

Track Prep

While the bike was at Cycle Country getting service and prep done, Mark Degross (the owner of a track organization called 2Fast) stopped in to talk about what to expect for prep at the track.

Track Bike Prep - 13:36 minutes

Performance School

Track Days & Instruction with Mark Degross

Performance School

I took the official 2Fast Performance School with Mark Degross while at ORP on 7/29/2017. We recorded three videos after 3 of the 7 sessions and they cover some of the behind the scenes during the class.

Performance School at 2017 J2TD

Track Day 1

6/23/2017 at PIR
Instructor Pat O'Connor My first track day ever, with one-on-one instruction from 2Fast instructor Pat O'Connor at Portland International Raceway. Photos, videos, and instruction. See 5 videos from this event!

Track Day 2

7/14/2017 at PIR
Instructor Mark Degross My second track day, with one-on-one instruction from 2Fast owner Mark Degross at Portland International Raceway. Photos, videos, and instruction. See 6 videos and lots of photos from this event!

Track Day 3

7/29/2017 at ORP
ORP My third track day was at Oregon Raceway Park, with one-on-one instruction from 2Fast owner Mark Degross. The half pipe's banked corners are reason enough to make the trip, plus 16 corners and lots of blind elevation changes! At this event we got photos, videos, and instruction (including the 2Fast Performance School)... and some footage you can only get when you have the track all to yourself! See 7 videos and lots of photos from this event!

Track Day 4

8/25/2017 at PIR
PIR On my fourth track day, Allen joined me for his first track day ever. See how he did, more of the J2TD 954RR, a peek at my latest bike addition, and see a cool four bike and one Porsche 1 lap comparison.

Journey to Track Days : The Movie

The 2 hour J2TD movie contains highlights from various videos of the Journey to Track Days series, plus interviews with riders and instructors asking them about their journey to track days, discussions about small bikes on small tracks for training, and the advantages of the 2 up riding experience. Plus many thanks to our friends that contributed photos and videos to fill in the story.

Journey to Track Days Movie
Portland International Raceway
Oregon Raceway Park
Pacific Raceways

2018 Friends

NEXX North America (helmets); iFairings (custom color matched fairings for the R1, R3, and Ninja); Competition Werkes (exhausts, fender eliminators, integrated lights for R1, R3, and Ninja); Bursig (stands, paddock wizard); T-Rex (R1, R3, Ninja protection, strapless tie downs); Woodcraft (rearsets R1, R3); Helite (air vest), 2-Fast (PIR and Pacific Raceways); Portland Karting Association (Mac Track); Stompgrip (body grips); Trailer prep: Condor (chocks, tie downs, and more), Western Interiors (custom floor), Heroic Racing (custom suit and gloves), Dave Moss Tuning (R3 setup), Adam Black (Bridgestone tires)