It’s 09:00am and we all gather for breakfast at Alice’s Restaurant on Skyline Blvd - close to Vijay’s place – There’s Mack (Auckland), David (Seattle), Vijay, Richard (local) who we first met on Tuesday evening, and myself & Ellen.
Before 10:00am we all set off towards the Pacific coastline.
BUT, I have had better starts!
Now it has been said that a rider + pillion is most vulnerable during the first and the last 100 miles of any long-distance tour. This morning I proved that this can occur during the first 10 miles. I won’t go into detail, but here’s clue as to what happened to me within the 15 minutes of setting off ..