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Each Month, Irv Seaver BMW, in Orange California, and your host, Jim Foreman bring you up to speed in the world of BMW Motorcycle riding in Southern California. One can expect camaraderie, news, interviews, ride reports, and new and exciting happenings throughout the region.

Each Month, Irv Seaver BMW, in Orange California, and your host, Jim Foreman bring you up to speed in the world of BMW Motorcycle riding in Southern California. One can expect camaraderie, news, interviews, ride reports, and new and exciting happenings throughout the region.
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Each Month, Irv Seaver BMW, in Orange California, and your host, Jim Foreman bring you up to speed in the world of BMW Motorcycle riding in Southern California. One can expect camaraderie, news, interviews, ride reports, and new and exciting happenings throughout the region.

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Episodes

Ep 012 Guest Daniel Rice

2/13/2014
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It took a while for Episode 12, but it was well worth the wait! My good friend Daniel Rice joined me as guest host, this time out. Episode 12 is also the world-traveler episode as Daniel lives in Shanghai, China. Guest include Sam Manicom (www.sam-manicom.com) who has 4 outstanding books available on his website. Sam has even recorded an audio book of 'Into Africa' and it's available on Audible. The second amazing interview is with Jeffrey Polnaja. Jeffrey may be better known for Ride For...

Duration:01:44:53

Ep 011 Guest Christine Mills

6/2/2013
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Episode 11 was another tremendous joy to create. This time I was joined by my good friend and MSF Instructor Christine Mills. Christine was my instructor for the Basic Riders Course. Since then we have been good friends. Her husband and fellow instructor is currently helping me restore a classic bike. Overland Expo http://www.overlandexpo.com/ took place just a couple weeks ago near Flagstaff Arizona. There I met some amazing people including Lois Pryce. Lois is a remarkable woman with a...

Duration:01:15:21

Ep 010 Guest Gary Koz Mraz

4/21/2013
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Episode 010 features Gary 'Koz' Mraz. Gary is a Motorcycle Writer and rider that is published in numerous motorcycle magazines. Gary just authored a new book, "Midnight Rider on a Graveyard Run: Tales of the Midnight Writer". http://www.amazon.com/Midnight-Rider-Graveyard-Run-Writer/dp/1482750872/ref=sr_1_1?s=books&ie=UTF8&qid=1366593242&sr=1-1 Gary and I are both good friends with Jim Rice. Sharif Massoud of ADV Rentals talks about some of the amazing rental opportunities to rent bikes...

Duration:01:24:37

Ep 009 Guest Kevin Foster

10/22/2012
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Episode 09 was a tremendous joy to create, despite suffering from a broken foot (playing volleyball with my daughter). Kevin Foster joins me as Guest Host. Spending time with Kevin Foster was both fun and insightful. Episode 09 features an interview with Tom Monroe of the D-Store Orange County. Dainese is a premium brand of protection clothing that is both stylish and very high quality. Whether you're looking for Race Suits, Mountain Bike Gear, Street Gear, Touring Gear, Adventure Gear or...

Duration:01:54:08

Ep 008 Guest Jeff Hawkins

6/15/2012
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Episode 008 is here. Jeff Hawkins has taken the role as guest host and he knocks it out! Jeff is the founder and lead instructor of SkillzDays. The Podcast is also privileged to have legendary Motorcycle Journalist Fred Rau on hand to answer some questions. Irv Seaver Motorcycles BMW Certified Master Technician Bo Cubberley rounds out the interviews with some excellent insight to maintaining your BMW Motorcycle. As always we're thrilled to get comments, feedback or suggestions for future...

Duration:02:26:27

Ep 007 Guest Mark Camarillo

3/19/2012
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Episode 007 marks the one-year anniversary of the podcast. This time, I'm joined by Retired Orange PD Motor Officer Mark Camarillo. Mark lends his vast insight as a motor officer and civilian rider with tips and ways to stay safe. Shawn Boeker, Michael Moon and Jamie Dodson lend their insight to sidecars and Mike Talarico from Schuberth intros the new S2 Helmet. The S2 is the all-new, lightweight, aerodynamic and super quiet full-face helmet about to hit store shelves. It features many...

Duration:02:13:45

Ep 006 Guest Jim Rice

1/1/2012
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Episode 006 is very special and I'm not sure I'll ever be able to top it. Jim Rice is the guest host and he is truly a star of motorcycling. Jim has spent the last 20 years living in Shanghai, China. His experience abroad as well as here in SoCal is both invaluable and inspirational. Here is an example of riding in Shanghai.... http://youtu.be/Yl_3POE-2RA Jill Hall and John Ryan both join the podcast as well. Their unique insight and perspectives connects with a vast number of riders and...

Duration:02:29:09

Ep 005 Interview with Walt Fulton and Nancy Foote

11/9/2011
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Episode 005 is simply the extended interview with Walt Fulton and Nancy Foote that was promised in Episode 003. I had the chance to take the Streetmasters course and was amazed by how much my skill went up as a rider. I had slugged out about half and hour for the interview for Walt and Nancy to talk about the program, but after my first question, I knew this was going to be something special. Walt and Nancy go in to detail about Walt's famous father Walt Futon, Jr. Walt then goes into his...

Duration:01:52:56

Ep 004 Guest David Townsend

10/27/2011
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Episode 004 is already one of the best. David Townsend serves as guest host. David is the Parts Manager at Irv Seaver BMW and a rabid demon when it comes to off-road riding. This episode also features an interview with Mark Paz of Ride Like A Pro - West Coast. Mark teaches the advanced low-speed maneuvers taught in police motorcycle training to civilian riders. He's a blast to interview and have as an instructor on the course. Jessica Prokup of Yellow Devil Gear Exchange also joins us to...

Duration:02:08:47

Ep 003 Guest Erik Lundmark-Part 2

9/9/2011
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This is Part 2 of Episode 3 of the SoCal BMW Motorrad Podcast. Look for the complete interview with Walt Fulton as a special release. If you like the podcast, Please write a review on iTunes. If you wish to contact me, I can be reached at socalbmw@me.com. I'd love to hear your thoughts, ideas, and comments. Thanks! Jim

Duration:00:51:57

Ep 003 Guest Erik Lundmark-Part 1

9/9/2011
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Episode 003 is here and it only gets better! This one is also a two parter. This time I'm joined by Erik Lundmark. Erik's been my friend for a number of years and was highly influential in me getting back into motorcycling. This episode features interviews with Dr. Nancy Rippy. She's a renowned chiropractor in Fullerton, CA. She shares her insights on riding and it's effects on the back and neck. Also We're pleased to have Larry Romestant from Special Ks. He takes bikes and customizes them...

Duration:01:10:27

Ep 002 Guest Jed Roth-Part 2

6/23/2011
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Part 2 of Episode 2 is Just as good. We had a chance to meet up with Werner Wachter, founder of Edelweiss Bike Travel. Edelweiss and partner GlobeBusters are half-way through a trip around the world. While in Los Angeles, I had a chance to meet up with Werner and many of the riders to talk about this incredible journey. Jed Roth and I also talk racing and getting out on the track and pushing your limits.

Duration:00:43:37

Ep 002 Guest Jed Roth-Part 1

6/23/2011
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Episode two is finally here and it's so incredibly packed with stuff it had to be broken up into two parts. Jed Roth serves as a guest host. This episode contains BMW Motorrad news, Interviews, ride tales and much more. Part one includes an interview with Jim Bullen. Jim is the winner of the 2001 BMW MOA mileage award. Mike Talarico is also interviewed. Mike is the Technical Communications Director for Schuberth North America. Shuberth helmets are creating quite a buzz by being the...

Duration:01:08:46

Ep 001 Guest Terry Rollinson

4/20/2011
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In the debut episode, your host, Jim Foreman is joined by fellow rider Terry Rollinson from London, England. Terry is in transit from London to Melbourne, Australia via Los Angeles. During his time here, many days were spent riding and appreciating what this region has to offer. Also joining us is CHP Motor Officer Brian Habegger who offers his insights on riding and the law. Benecio, Gerrardo, and Cesar Lorrondo are three brothers from Guanajuato, Mexico who just bought three bikes here...

Duration:01:05:39