this guy is amazing - seven trips to Alaska on dirt roads after retired from enduro racing. he run several bike to >100k miles
from 1100 cc goldwing to last trip on 225 CC serow
p. 247" it is amazing how much that little machine can take , not to mention my 72-years-old body. I bounced along the ground and heard my helmet hit the dirt road three times before I finally came to rest. As Jake was picking me up, he said I was lucky I landed on my head; otherwise, I might have really gotten hurt!"
p.272 " I hate airplanes. Besides, they can be dangerous"