The Razors Edge: The Sport Rider Stories

The Razors Edge: The Sport Rider Stories

by Jeff Hughes

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The Razors Edge: The Sport Rider Stories by Jeff Hughes

Riding a motorcycle at speed invites one of life's most profound experiences. Living as it does in that narrow space between danger and exultation, a fast motorcycle represents one of modern life's last anchors to something ancient and timeless. Done well, riding a fast bike on a good road holds the power to put a rider in a state of exalted grace.

Jeff Hughes wrote for Sport Rider magazine for eight years and, during that time, described that magic better than nearly anyone else. In this book you will find the complete collection of his stories that appeared there, including such iconic features as Degrees of Control, The Devil on My Shoulder, The Most Honest Place I Know, and the title piece: The Razor's Edge. Part cautionary tale, part joyous recollection, in these 53 stories Hughes puts us on the seat behind him and entertains, edifies, and educates--even as he offers rare insight into the world's finest sport.

Product Details

BN ID: 2940157738051
Publisher: Illuminaire Press
Publication date: 01/13/2016
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 332
File size: 378 KB

About the Author

Jeff Hughes has been riding fast motorcycles for over four decades. Deeply passionate about the sport, he has ridden hundreds of thousands of street miles, thousands of racetrack miles, and has collected the many varieties of experience one might imagine along that journey. Through sunshine and darkness, heat and cold, dry and wet, rubber-side-down and rubber-side-not-so-down... he has experienced it all. He continues to make his home in the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia, and still rides every chance he gets.

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