i, THe biker
28 Year Old
No. of Years : 7,
Kilometers done (appox) : 60000 + approx
For you, what does it mean to be a motorcyclist?
For me a true Motorcyclist means Passion ,dreams , riding safe , respect others on the street , Promote disciplines ,wearing all the safety accessories , following rules on the road and spreading Brotherhood.
How has motorcycling changed you and your life?
Its makes easier to reach my office everyday in a heavy traffic . On weekends i just start off with my bike for a ride and its a real refreshment for me. Weekdays or weekend i cant even think a single day without my Bike !
How would you justify the inherent dangers and risk involved in long distance touring on motorcycles?
Well , as per me most of times its depends on you only , how and when you are driving . According to that you have to adjust your biking style . According to me " Its not about how fast you have reached your destination , its all about have you reached your destination safely " ??? Yes riding safe with all safety accessories will reduces risks.
Tell us briefly about your 2 most memorable motorcycle tours?
My 1st trip was alone from kolkata to durgapur up and down on a single day . It was close to 400 kms and it was real fun and adventure for me . And my 2nd memorable trip was more than 650 +kms and that time we were 3 friends. we went from kolkata to -> Burdawn -> Durgapur -> Asansol -> Mython -> GarhPanchkot and few more places as well in the time of return.
As a motorcycle tourer, how have you contributed to the society/brotherhood and plan to do so in the years to come?
D'nt know its a helping or not , in my way i have helped many to reach their destination safely and for me a duty of a responsible citizen and in future i want to something big for the society .
What are the best and the worst things about motorcycle touring in India?
In India best things for a Motorcycle touring are the place and the people . People in India are so helpful ad the worst things are the roads and the climate.
Golden Question : How do you feel when you ride?
For me Riding is passion , ridding is freedom. Its a real Refreshment for me .Whenever i feel too tired i just start off with my bike and go for a ride . I cant even think a weekend without my bike. For me most important key of life is not the key of my house or the key of safety deposit box , but its the key of my Bike :D My FZ-S <3