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LAST CHANCE - WIN ONE OF THREE HELMETS

Published by RISER at August 16, 2017 in Articles
All you need to do is answer one simple question. Every right answer has the chance to win one of the three helmets. More information and the question can be found when you click the link. We wish you good luck!
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BEHIND THE SCENES - WHO IS BEHIND RISER?

Published by NORA DEJACO at August 09, 2017 in Articles
I write this from a very personal perspective, and hope to give you an idea about how it feels to be part of RISER. Before I started to work with RISER, my everyday world was almost as far away from coding as is the North Pole from Cape Town. But then it happened: The zone.
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10 REASONS WHY THE SOUND OF VESPAS IS SIMPLY AWESOME

Published by RISER at August 09, 2017 in Articles
For everyone who doesn’t drive a motorcycle, bikes are just a pain in the ass because they’re so loud. Here in Vienna the situation is still quite easy: mopeds, mofas, motorcycles - you encounter them everywhere in the city but at the same time the cars are still in majority...
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PATAGONIA ADVENTURE DIARIES PART ONE

Published by Agustin Yaconis / Heike Jegel at August 07, 2017 in Articles
In the past, there was so much solitude and quiet here. But with time, Patagonia has been more often visited by travellers, explorers and adventurers - and the forgotten areas became thriving touristic places with picturesque landscapes: Lakes, mountains, glaciers, high cliff coasts and desert like Pampa turned into the attractions of the region...
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THE MOTORCYCLE DIARIES: A MOTORCYCLE ADVENTURE OF ITS OWN KIND

Published by Max Brustbauer at August 03, 2017 in Articles
“Travelling is the yearning after life,” as a quote by Kurt Tucholsky says. Thus, life’s premise shouldn’t be just living for the moment but experiencing life with great awareness and consciousness.
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MOTORCYCLE DIY #1 WITH NCT-MOTORCYCLES

Published by David Widmann at August 01, 2017 in Articles
It somehow seems crazy what David Widmann has built from scratch. Founded in the middle of nowhere, the Carinthian countryside, the young entrepreneur’s motorcycle repair shop started selling bikes of all types around the globe under the brand name of NCT Motorcycles Custom Bikes.
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PUCH, OUR LOVE!

Published by Max Brustbauer at July 27, 2017 in Articles
“That´s the blessing with these things, they were so well constructed, they never break… while this became a curse for the company at the same time,” says Michael. Type: shoulder length straight brown hair, mirrored sunglasses, washed out blue Levi’s jeans, white T-shirt stained with little drips of oil, and the mechanic I trust.
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RISER VERSION No.2 - LESS IS MORE

Published by Riser at July 21, 2017 in Articles
When using an App, usually you’d mainly think about your needs: You want the App to work properly and give you fast results. The surface normally doesn’t show you how much effort it takes to build an App...
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THE WEISSBORN STORY: A MOTORCYCLE TRIP AROUND THE GLOBE

Published by Riser at July 14, 2017 in Articles
We met Johannes incidentally: Someone told us, that there was a guy who wanted to drive around the globe with nothing but his motorcycle. Every motorcycle enthusiast’s dream you’d say. But many of them never do it...
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SELLAJOCH CLOSED? FOR THE SAKE OF NATURE

Published by Riser at July 12, 2017 in Articles
The Sella Pass isn’t a South Tyrolean landmark, after all. The Pass is located east of Bozen and connects the valley of Gröden with the valley of Fassa. The highest point of the Pass is at 2.218 m above sea level...
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LA CITTÀ DEI SOGNI - CITY OF DREAMS

Published by Riser at June 23, 2017 in Articles
Trieste is a city, whose charme is instantly enchanting. The location of the city of coffee itself is already convincing enough: You turn around the corner and there it is...
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ROUGH CRAFTS CREATES FIRST CUSTOM BUILD OF THE YEAR

Published by Riser at March 18, 2017 in Bikes
Based on the XSR700, bike customizer Winston Yeh from Rough Crafts in Taiwan creates an impressive custom bike that gets along without any changes to the frame.
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RED BULL HONDA UNVEILS WSB BIKES

Published by Riser at February 07, 2017 in Articles
The Red Bull Honda Superbike team reveals their bikes for the upcoming 2017 season and announces sponsorship with the Austrian energy drink company.
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THE BLACK STALLION BY NCT MOTORCYCLES

Published by Riser at January 17, 2017 in Bikes
A custom bike that is brutally puristic and astonishing in every single way. The Carinthian bike customizer NCT Motorcycles has built a coffee racer that will blow your mind.
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LEGO TECHNIC ADVANCED - THE VANGUARD MOTORCYCLE

Published by Riser at December 09, 2016 in Bikes
Puristic design, lots of noble metal and a big V2 engine. Vanguard unveils its first motorcycle at the New York Motorcycle Show today.

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AVOIDING HIGHWAYS - FROM CARINTHIA TO VIENNA

Published by Riser at August 18, 2016 in Tours
A couple of days ago, we travelled from Carinthia to Vienna and tried to avoid driving on the motorways. And we did. Successfully. But we underestimated the time it took...
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POPULAR ROADS: THE GARDENA PASS (ITA)

Published by Riser at May 26, 2016 in Tours
This mountain pass belongs to one of the most popular in South Tyrol, Italy. With a 16 kilometer long, curvy and windy road, it connects the two villages Wolkenstein and Corvara and offers its visitors a great view on the surrounding Dolomites.
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POPULAR ROADS: THE TRANSFAGARASAN

Published by Riser at May 22, 2016 in Tours
The Transfagarasan road is located in Romania and connects the Arges valley with the Olt valley. It became famous because of the British television show TopGear and is part of the national street 7C and leads through the Fagaras mountains...
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POPULAR ROADS: SEEBERG PASS (AUT/SLO)

Published by Riser at May 10, 2016 in Tours
Due to it's many curves and 180 degree turns, the Seeberg pass is very popular among motorcyclists. It connects the Austrian state Carinthia and the Slovenian region Oberkrain and leads up to 1215 meters above sealevel...

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