As we reported in December, energy drink producer Monster Energy has signed a sponsorship agreement with Yamaha‘s factory MotoGP program, putting its brand on the Yamaha YZR-M1 race bikes, team clothing and equipment, as well as riders Jorge Lorenzo and Valentino Rossi. Monster Energy already had a personal sponsorship deal with Rossi but the company […]
Reunions Are Best Done On Motorcycles
When we were kids, life was much simpler. We could play outside all day without a care in the world. If we were lucky, our parents bought us dirtbikes to use in the field, or in Australian Mark Toia‘s case, his favorite hill. It’s a spot where he and three of his childhood friends would spend much of their days. Inevitably, time caught up with them, they became adults, led adult lives and motorcycles took a back seat.
For Toia, receiving a Yamaha WR450F reignited that playful spirit he shared with his childhood friends. This film, entitled, “Reunion,” ties together the bonds of friendship and motorcycling in a beautiful way. Hopefully, the next two minutes and 16 seconds will move you as well.