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  1. Hardalpitour...The Day(s) After...Military Streets, Forts And Loads Of Dirt Miles...

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    …what else would you call the days that follow a 24 hour nonstop off road ride up and down the Alps peaks :eek1 ???? Nevertheless, the desire of keep riding the West Italian Alps was too strong to stop us from riding :p3rry. I arranged for my friend Jeff of Colwyn Bay Motorcycles in North...
  2. Applecross - "the long way round"

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    The plan was simple enough - Bank holiday weekend, a few of us scoot up to Scotland, have a run over the pass to Applecross, eat then come home. What could possibly go wrong, best laid plans & all that...... Keith (1050 Sprint) & I would meet Kev (929 'Blade) at Red Roosters, Penrith at 2.30...
  3. Spelling Mistake.

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    Screenshot (just in case they realise and correct it) from this article: Thousands line the streets for Baroness Thatcher's funeral procession with some camping overnight to get the best spot | Mail Online Can you spot the mistake? It's a name. Never pay again for live sex! | Hot girls...
  4. Road running. Any tips

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    In an effort to improve my bike fitness for my Wales trip I'd been going to the gym and rather successful it was too as I have no aches and pains after two full days "up on the pegs" The result of this was while I was nowhere near a fit as some of you here I could at least do a couple of miles...
  5. The biker test

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    The Biker test.. Midnight bugs taste best. Saddlebags can never hold everything you want, but they CAN holdeverything you need. NEVER argue with a woman holding a torque wrench. Never try to race an old Geezer, he may have one more gear than you. Home is where your bike sits still long...
  6. Should umbrella users be treated like bikers?

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    After trying to walk in London in the rain yesterday I propose a new legislative programme: Nobody be allowed an umbrella without first taking a theory and practical test. All newly qualified umbrella users to have the size of their umbrella restricted for the first two years. Anyone accused...
  7. Rememberance Day...

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    Today has a special place in my heart being an ex Soldier. It brings home lots of memories, many good and some bad. Today is a day to remember all our lost Brothers and Sisters on the Battlefield and in the streets of places near to home like Northern Ireland and far away like Stanley...
  8. R.I.P Jack Duckworth...

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    Bill Tarmey, but lets face it, everyone knew him as Jack Duckworth. Bill Tarmey death: Coronation Street's Jack Duckworth passes away aged 71 | Mail Online Never pay again for live sex! | Hot girls doing naughty stuff for free! | Chat for free!
  9. What s the going price for 1/2 a leg?

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    £350 + 6 points :angry4::angry4::angry4::angry4::angry4::angry4::angry4::angry4: . Made me fuming this did and the woman that did it lives 3 streets away from me. Will be interesting to see if he goes for compensation woman should have got more than she did im my opion
  10. Suggested tires for FMX650

    Dominator / FMX
    Greetings everyone. As per the title, i've been thinking of replacing my tires for a while now. Since it's summer the grip is good enough, plus i don't ride very fast or aggressively anyway. However, now that i got used to the bike, when i test my brakes on an empty piece of road and try to push...
  11. Coastal Ride - North East Scotland

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    “Wot you doin” “Nothin! Wot you doin” “Run out tomorrow?” “OK. Where & when? And so it came to pass that LWR and meself set out for a Spring Bimble along the northen coast of the North-East of Scotland! We met at a local superish store located in the middle of nowhere, cos it was sort of in...
  12. CRF450X on paved roads

    CRF - New Forum!
    Hi everybody, I've just got my new 2011 CRF450X (a replacement for my 2004 CRF250X stolen some time ago ). From the place where I live for the moment, to the trails where I usually ride, I'll have to do about 40/50 kms on each direction on streets/paved roads/highways. Will it damage...
  13. Toyota Priuses put the willies up me!

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    There is a creeping nuisance on the streets of London: Toyota Priuses and other electric cars parking silently. You'll be walking past them and then they move. Completely without noise. Every time it happens something in me goes "WAAAH!!". It's like having a little brother who jumps out at...
  14. Am I a dreadful old Fascist?

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    This afternoon there was a very brief bit of chanting outside the High Court: it went "FREE DALE FARM!" and was linked to the auld woman who was trying to get a last minute suspension of the eviction notice which expires at midnight. The site is owned by travellers who have converted it into a...
  15. Should I buy a FMX650 ???

    Dominator / FMX
    Hi all.. Here is my story: I've rode a CBR400RR for 3 years, and I'm the type guy that no matter what I ride on, I ride it to the fullest..! After doing a trackday, It simply wasn't fun riding on the streets, sso I'm considering changing style... Okay great. The thing is I want to buy a...
  16. 3 killed in Birmingham last night

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    Just seen the news and it appears a car drove into a crowd and killed someone. They have just been interviewing the blokes father and my question is really why is everybody who gets killed in some attrocity is always the patron saint of the community and loved by everybody and basically an...
  17. Islay and Jura

    Ride Reports and Pictures
    After the Galloway forest trip Anne and I went up to Islay and Jura for a few days to sample whisky and generally just chill for a few days. I am useless with a camera either forgetting to take photos at all or taking crap one's; so not a photo filled report. Anyway the basic outline was ride...
  18. London Calling No3: 7th August 2011

    Meet Ups / Rideouts
    Well I was in hospital pretty much unconscious during the last London calling.The first one seemed to go down pretty well ? So I was thinking about another this year. Less of a "Hooligan run" and more of a day out than the original. The first one was all "heads down" to cover a lot of ground and...
  19. SLR650 in the Scottish Snow!!!

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    I went for a trundle in the snow today, just around the local streets. Here's a wee video so you can enjoy seeing me slide around out of contol first hand :D:D:D If you click on it and watch it on the youtube page you can see it in better quality :thumbup: Go on watch it in HD! You know you...
  20. Driving in Paris

    The Longest Day (Planning)
    This has been prepared by one of the Guys (Usil) on the BCFr forum, some useful tips and perhaps we should put it one the web site, whaddya fink ? Driving in Paris: Driving in Paris requires you to be prepared for the typical French style of driving where unwritten rules exist and if you do...
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