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The all new Trackdaymag.com

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The website is about all trackdays (Including NESBA, so don't hate) all race tracks, product reviews, track reviews and anything and everything trackday related. Check it out, there are some really good write ups and stories in the archives.

There's a really good article about "The Midwest Cafe Racing Association" here: http://trackdaymag.com/Article.aspx?id=636

And there's also calender of events for every area trackday during every given month of the trackday season : http://trackdaymag.com/Calendar.aspx...d=editworkarea

Looking for tracks in your area that hold track days? Click on a region on the map below, or select a state from the menu to the right to find a list of tracks. Get started planning your season now here! http://trackdaymag.com/TrackMap.aspx

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i heard they put a slow guy on the cover recently to help appeal to the masses of noobs and slowpokes.

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i heard they put a slow guy on the cover recently to help appeal to the masses of noobs and slowpokes.
True story. But the slow guy is faster than Rob.

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pretty decent mag, but what's up with the pic on the first link you provided? Are they promoting terrible track form?
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pretty decent mag, but what's up with the pic on the first link you provided? Are they promoting terrible track form?
Your form looks picture perfect in your avatar. Maybe you can write an article about form.

Understand though, that racing in traffic can through form out of the window. Everyone rides a motorcycle differently. Yes your picture look absolutely gorgeous and your form is great but are you going fast? Maybe you are. I don't know you and I've never riden with you.

Would you like Critique my form at the track when I'm riding the SV with dirtbike bars?

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Hi, K3 here.

Yeah, we're really trying to step the mag up. Glad you'll let us in here to say a few words. Oddesy, what's the deal to make this all jive with your policy? You want to trade links? Something else? I'm more than fine with that and want to be a team player Shoot me an email, [email protected] and we'll iron it all out in private.

The site is still a bit ragged right now. Not everything works and the forum is really a mess. I'm a bit disappointed in the web guys who put it together, because they assured me it would be good to go at launch time. Still, I think what we have right now is already pretty cool.

Like Nick said, I've distanced myself from STT. I'm lined up to do events with many providers this year, NESBA being one of them. STT has been very good to me but people started getting the idea that TrackdayMag.com was an STT product, which was never the case. Our mag is for everyone who rides the track, regardless of race, creed, color, sex, brand of machine or trackday provider of choice.

Someone commented on the picture with the MCRA article. I believe that was a first-lap picture of a pack or rookies in their license school race. Anyone who's ever taken that first racing lap will tell you that having good form is the last thing you're worried about in your first-ever race!

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Hi, K3 here.

Yeah, we're really trying to step the mag up. Glad you'll let us in here to say a few words. Oddesy, what's the deal to make this all jive with your policy? You want to trade links? Something else? I'm more than fine with that and want to be a team player Shoot me an email, [email protected] and we'll iron it all out in private.

The site is still a bit ragged right now. Not everything works and the forum is really a mess. I'm a bit disappointed in the web guys who put it together, because they assured me it would be good to go at launch time. Still, I think what we have right now is already pretty cool.

Like Nick said, I've distanced myself from STT. I'm lined up to do events with many providers this year, NESBA being one of them. STT has been very good to me but people started getting the idea that TrackdayMag.com was an STT product, which was never the case. Our mag is for everyone who rides the track, regardless of race, creed, color, sex, brand of machine or trackday provider of choice.

Someone commented on the picture with the MCRA article. I believe that was a first-lap picture of a pack or rookies in their license school race. Anyone who's ever taken that first racing lap will tell you that having good form is the last thing you're worried about in your first-ever race!

Thanks!
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Your form looks picture perfect in your avatar. Maybe you can write an article about form.

Understand though, that racing in traffic can through form out of the window. Everyone rides a motorcycle differently. Yes your picture look absolutely gorgeous and your form is great but are you going fast? Maybe you are. I don't know you and I've never riden with you.

Would you like Critique my form at the track when I'm riding the SV with dirtbike bars?
Whoa, easy there. I'm just pokin' a bit of fun and was in no way trying to be holy-er than thou and I don't know the situation behind the pic. But those guys were pretty damn centered on the bikes. We're all out there to have fun and if this mag promotes the sport that we all love in a good light, then game on
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yeah i said CSS, thats the series you tell drunk girls at the bar
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yeah i said CSS, thats the series you tell drunk girls at the bar
ah yes, or was it AAM? I mean AMM... errr, WERO??? ha, not like it really matters, I'm pretty sure I won the championship! and pretty sure she went home with me
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ah yes, or was it AAM? I mean AMM... errr, WERO??? ha, not like it really matters, I'm pretty sure I won the championship! and pretty sure she went home with me
good stuff stive

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