Better Riding: Dealing with muck

Mud is little more than super-wet soil that’s become the consistency of khichdi, and the deeper the layer you have to deal with, the harder life becomes. I liberally include in my definition all manner of wet soil you might encounter on our roads, and off it as well, if you don’t mind. Given the state of our cities today, very few of us actually have to deal with deep mud, but as I have discovered the rules don’t change even when you have to cross a small extra-slushy patch. Thankfully, if it's crossable " and it usually is " the...

Updated Date: Sep 08, 2016 08:30 AM

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