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Forum: Australia 01-24-2015, 02:24 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 483
Posted By Kimi
thanks for that linky

thanks

gee...... bring on 2016 dakar !:clap:clap:clap

Toby sounds such a nice guy, so unassuming and best of luck to him for the future.
Forum: Australia 01-20-2015, 04:47 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 1,172
Posted By Kimi
Nev is in the trailer !

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=akX3Is3qBpw


silly - Nev is the trailer !
see if you can spot him , he is a different colour though :lol3
Forum: Australia 01-18-2015, 11:15 PM
Replies: 5,145
Views: 358,885
Posted By Kimi
something to play on Australia Day...

I think I may get on the bike and ride as far away as possible to get away from the "celebrations" of AD :evil....

in the meantime you can all let your inner bogan loose with this reworking of...
Forum: Australia 01-16-2015, 04:36 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,884
Posted By Kimi
yes it was on the ABC news at 7.45 am

what a surprise to hear Dakar reported because TOBY CAME FIRST !

:clap:clap:clap:clap:clap:clap:clap:clap:clap

and just as a note to let all the subset of the Laia Sanz fan club know
Laia came...
Forum: Australia 01-16-2015, 02:12 AM
Replies: 49
Views: 1,988
Posted By Kimi
I love Ewan

:lol3

what is wrong with Ewan ? I think he is great, we were sitting on the couch and watching his and Charlies spree and went "why the f%$k not ?"

waited a few years for my 50th mid life...
Forum: Australia 01-13-2015, 04:06 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 1,968
Posted By Kimi
no not a BMW thing

I bought a great pair of long bamboo socks and wore them every day in our USA trip (13 days) and they were great ! I promise they did not smell (may want to ask partner about this ?) No itchy...
Forum: Australia 01-12-2015, 08:13 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,884
Posted By Kimi
working from a not very good memory here

OK, so last year she came about 16th (?) not bothering to look up records, and that year was her first with Honda
year before (2013) she was with GasGas and her oil/pump / something broke and she...
Forum: Australia 01-12-2015, 04:39 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,884
Posted By Kimi
its getting real interesting

Laia Sanz post in FB

"It's been a hard day but with a great result!! 5th in the stage and 9th in overall standings!! I can't believe it!!"

Awesome gal !

I cant get the Dakar site. has it...
Forum: Australia 01-05-2015, 07:35 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,884
Posted By Kimi
nooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo.......................

nooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo.........................:cry
Forum: Australia 01-05-2015, 04:22 PM
Replies: 470
Views: 31,884
Posted By Kimi
thanks nry

thanks for the footage, and I am following the Aussies and have a Jaybo t shirt on BUT Laia Sanz is in the TOP 15 !!!

Go Laia !!!!!!!

(just keeping all you guys on track to keep an eye on...
Forum: Australia 12-30-2014, 11:23 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,013
Posted By Kimi
ha !

The hardest thing about exercise is actually getting off the couch I find...... I heard an interesting idea on food a while ago and try to stick to it.

Don't eat anything your Grandmother would...
Forum: Australia 12-27-2014, 01:52 AM
Replies: 50
Views: 4,013
Posted By Kimi
hands up who swims ?

Not drowning, waving !

I should do the bike thing but we have too many steep hills and a lycra clad 20 year old son who rides 150 plus km per easy ride..... calls you lot "Hubbards" but I...
Forum: Australia 12-23-2014, 05:47 PM
Replies: 346
Views: 36,577
Posted By Kimi
tshirt arrived

Thanks John, t shirt arrived today although my husband is not entirely happy about another man all over his wife's breasts..... at least you are on a motorcycle :evil
glad I ordered the XXL

...
Forum: Australia 12-23-2014, 04:35 PM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,204
Posted By Kimi
Thanks for that !

thanks guys, I also thought of contacting DRAt too as he is just around the corner from us (or will be when we get there).

I am still a bit of a newby and just don't want to drag the old boy...
Forum: Australia 12-23-2014, 03:47 AM
Replies: 46
Views: 3,204
Posted By Kimi
Kick starting this thread - Briag to Mansfield ?

Hello to those out there that love riding the Vic Alps.

We are heading over for the new year for visiting family and friends and in part to do some preparation for a motorcycle trip in March/...
Forum: Australia 12-15-2014, 01:49 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 790
Posted By Kimi
Klim Dakar

Like Glitch Oz stated, Steve at dirworx will help, he sent me my Klim Dakar and helped with sizes etc..
I wear the mens pants (women's had not come out when I got them) and over the boot, nice big...
Forum: Australia 11-20-2014, 10:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 337
Posted By Kimi
SENA Prism bluetooth camera

Got the blurb in an email today as we have the SMH10 comms units on our helmets.

http://www.sena.com/promo/prism/

Price is $459

...
Forum: Australia 11-19-2014, 04:43 AM
Replies: 59
Views: 4,310
Posted By Kimi
SPOT in USA

I have a nice little baby pelican case with a clear cover that keeps my SPOT nice and safe on the bars on my bike or on the roll bag on the hire bike when we went stateside. Many thanks to the...
Forum: Australia 11-04-2014, 03:40 AM
Replies: 19,395
Views: 2,348,157
Posted By Kimi
WA - A State of Excitement

I remember the old yellow WA plates, what a laugh :clap

Or the Queensland plates - the Smart State


:rofl

I think we need better slogans for our plates.......
Forum: Australia 10-29-2014, 05:06 AM
Replies: 39
Views: 1,657
Posted By Kimi
If you do decide to "help" someone give...

If you do decide to "help" someone give themselves an EpiPen, make sure you have the "sharp end" in the right direction (it is pretty obvious)
There are practice "pens" available from your Workplace...
Forum: Australia 10-26-2014, 03:33 AM
Replies: 14,344
Views: 1,045,711
Posted By Kimi
Nat Parks

dont forget that NP's and all other Conservation Parks are closed on Total Fire Ban days too....
not that I would want to be camping in them on those days anyway...
Forum: Australia 10-20-2014, 05:58 AM
Replies: 14,344
Views: 1,045,711
Posted By Kimi
Stuff Walmart !

Walmart has nothing on Fred Meyers - Fairbanks has the biggest Fred Meyers in USA and it is enormous, guns, boots, sushi, drug store, booze, bbq back ribs cooked in the foyer ready to go , you name...
Forum: Australia 10-08-2014, 05:29 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 2,945
Posted By Kimi
oooh this is good

what about when riding O/S and you absolutely need to pee, being of the female persuasion, I require a nice bit of forest to hide in..... and come across a great big pile of bear poo just as I am...
Forum: Australia 10-06-2014, 03:39 AM
Replies: 2,969
Views: 568,176
Posted By Kimi
Russian made motorcycle

don't know if this has been posted
nicked from AK thread

https://www.youtube-nocookie.com/embed/pn_5dMHsCPE?autoplay=1&hd=1&rel=0&showinfo=0&start=14&end=178


get to pack it up in the boot...
Forum: Australia 10-04-2014, 07:03 PM
Replies: 14,344
Views: 1,045,711
Posted By Kimi
saw the Ride last night at Strath

saw the Ride last night at Strath, interesting to chat to Jim afterwards, nothing is going to stop him.....just completed the Safari last week...... :clap

here are the rest of the screenings for...
Forum: Australia 09-28-2014, 02:48 AM
Replies: 14,344
Views: 1,045,711
Posted By Kimi
SA screenings of the Ride Movie

Having a look at the movie web site at this stage it looks like it has been to WA and this week SA. I don't see any other states at this stage.....

We are thinking of going to the Strathalbyn...
Forum: Australia 09-27-2014, 12:31 AM
Replies: 14,344
Views: 1,045,711
Posted By Kimi
The Ride (movie)

coming to a screen near you ....from the web site

"Who would have thought the outback was wheelchair accessible?

The Ride is an award winning documentary directed by Sandra Cook that chronicles...
Forum: Australia 09-23-2014, 05:36 AM
Replies: 263
Views: 17,639
Posted By Kimi
I stop.

I stop for anyone on 2 wheels when I am on 2 wheels or 4.

I like the expressions on the HD riders when I have stopped to see if they need assistance and they see I am woman on my BM.

I loved...
Forum: Australia 09-18-2014, 04:01 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,151
Posted By Kimi
just go

Alaska has it all, great roads, fantastic scenery and wildlife that is just awesome.
One month there was not enough..... been back 2 months and started saving for the next trip already....buy bikes...
Forum: Australia 09-03-2014, 04:41 AM
Replies: 14,344
Views: 1,045,711
Posted By Kimi
saw 2 postie bikes on the freeway monday

saw 2 red bikes on a trailer with a 4wd heading up the se freeway on monday around 11 am..... waved to whoever was driving 'cos you have to be quite mad to do that ...... but obviously heaps of fun...
Forum: Australia 09-03-2014, 03:58 AM
Replies: 43
Views: 3,891
Posted By Kimi
Freewind

Hi Doc and Troy, I dont know much about bikes as my experience is limited to what i can sit on with my tragic ducks disease....
But I did look at buying a Freewind, cos i kinda liked the "look"...
Forum: Alaska 08-21-2014, 05:32 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,307
Posted By Kimi
Sorry but what are "tags" ? No one warned me...

Sorry but what are "tags" ?
No one warned me about them getting stolen?
(sorry off topic I know)

K
Forum: Australia 08-20-2014, 05:07 AM
Replies: 14,344
Views: 1,045,711
Posted By Kimi
I agree.......

:cry

yes work is a bit ordinary,

It is gettting so bad that I have started scanning the AK thread again and found a F800 for the old boy and a F700Gs for moi sitting in Anchorage just waiting...
Forum: Ride reports 08-16-2014, 05:50 AM
Replies: 116
Views: 15,205
Posted By Kimi
ooohhh some of those tracks are a bit too muddy...

ooohhh some of those tracks are a bit too muddy for me Q:evil

a few muddy puddles ago I did a bad tank slap and got 5 stitches in my top lip for my troubles (but I still rode to the hospital !) i...
Forum: Alaska 08-15-2014, 04:58 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 2,307
Posted By Kimi
we just got back

we left anchorage in late june and I had booked about 4 nights accommodation and stayed in none..... one reason was that we stopped early/late and sometimes due to weather turning crap and we changed...
Forum: Australia 08-10-2014, 03:15 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 4,109
Posted By Kimi
First gear stuff is good

We bought the Rain man jackets and they were great (riding in the rain in Alaska)
http://http://firstgear-usa.com/raingear.html?SID=bd60e959bf944f862b8ba0c78ef68d66


just a pair of Frogg Toggs...
Forum: Australia 08-08-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 5,145
Views: 358,885
Posted By Kimi
AC/DC by Steve'n'Seagulls

love Pink Floyd - I kinda remember their 80's concert at the tennis centre in melb .....

but this is an interesting version of AC/DC Thunderstruck by a Finnish band of all things.... a spoons...
Forum: Ride reports 08-08-2014, 05:46 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,180
Posted By Kimi
thanks

I think Alaska is just such an amazing place, so unlike anything we have in Aus.....I love Aus, the forests, deserts and wildlife but Alaska truly is just incredible...... we ran out of words to...
Forum: Ride reports 08-06-2014, 03:55 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 2,180
Posted By Kimi
Hey Questor, I am reading your report too, all my...

Hey Questor, I am reading your report too, all my shots (as you will see) of the ride to Valdez are not nearly as lovely as yours !

But it was still the ride of my life :clap

So the wildflowers...
Forum: Australia 08-05-2014, 06:15 AM
Replies: 14,344
Views: 1,045,711
Posted By Kimi
ride report started

got a bit of the rr up, computer is playing silly buggers though
it is on local reports

yes - we saw bears and ate salmon

yes - go to Alaska and ride motorcycles

and YES it is warmer in...
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