Thread: OLD Riders
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Old 08-13-2014, 08:12 PM   #275
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Joined: May 2007
Location: alaska 52 years or so
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Originally Posted by Kiba View Post
Not sure if it's too distant to be relevant here, but the fellow I bought my TT350 from was in his late 70s, living in the California desert. He sold it because he could no longer kickstart a bike and was planning on getting something with electric start instead.

I hope I end up having to "give up" kickstarting at 78...
When you get to the realization you are finally getting older you gotta adapt and improvise . :0) haven't got to the point of looking for a stump to swing a leg over the bike but it's an option that shouldn't be ruled out.
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