Building a motor racing stadium out of a highly flammable material, strapping on a leather helmet, climbing into a vehicle with no discernible braking system, punching the throttle and turning left is my idea of a good time. Sadly it’s no longer allowed but for a brief time, almost the blink of an eye, Board Track Racing was king.
This 1920 photograph comes from the fantastic Museum Victoria collection, it depicts Glad Linaker, Lizzy Chinnery and Glad White sitting atop their v-twin motorcycles.
Make Your Bones is a small group of staggeringly taltented film makers, they’re responsible for the short you might have seen earlier this year called “Petrol Food Beer” and by all accounts, they’re hard at work on more films that’ll make you want to quit your day job and live the life of a two-wheeled…
I once met a man who had sold almost everything he owned, bought an old bus and decided to spend the foreseeable future just driving it around, parking it in scenic spots and then living in that spot as long as he fancied it.