Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey - Morgan Freeman called it a bucket list; bikers call it the Someday Ride.
Young or old, newbie or old school, we all have in our heart of hearts a list of places we’ve seen or heard about that we’re going to ride to - someday. Well, here’s a newsflash: someday never comes.
Elspeth Beard, the first Englishwoman to ride round the world alone, says that if she had waited until she was ready, she would never have left London. You are never going to be ready, she says, Just do it.
And here’s the good news: I thought I had done mine - a week-long solo road trip to five perfect biking roads around South Africa that I had seen from cars, trucks and aircraft, and vowed to came back to on a motorcycle, someday.