ADVrider

Go Back   ADVrider > Riding > Regional forums > Southeast, The Lair of the Dragon - The Blue Ridge and Smoky Mountains
User Name
Password
Register Inmates Photos Site Rules Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 03-21-2013, 08:19 PM   #27076
Land
Wanderer
 
Land's Avatar
 
Joined: Apr 2006
Location: Upstate SC
Oddometer: 3,770
Quote:
Originally Posted by GA. DUALSPORT WANTAB View Post
Your overall winner for the day!
Wow.

Thanks for posting that.

Chris
__________________
I'm not lost. I'm explorin'.
"My dream is to live my life as best I can before I die, even if it kills me." -- Mr. Cob
"If you're on ADV and you're still anonymous, you're doing it wrong." -- Boondoggle
Land is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 03-21-2013, 08:26 PM   #27077
SpeedyR
SE in the SE
 
Joined: Aug 2005
Location: ATL, GA
Oddometer: 586
video from riding in AL over the weekend... good riding and good camping. hard to beat!

SpeedyR is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 03-21-2013, 08:31 PM   #27078
SoilSampleDave
Beastly Adventurer
 
Joined: Jan 2005
Location: The Delta Ghetto, GA (aka PTC)
Oddometer: 1,315
Quote:
Originally Posted by GA. DUALSPORT WANTAB View Post


Your overall winner for the day!
I knew I was riding slow on that course, but KR was going so fast it made me dizzy just watching. Amazing.
__________________
Machete don't text!

'13 350EXC-F
SoilSampleDave is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 03-21-2013, 08:35 PM   #27079
SoilSampleDave
Beastly Adventurer
 
Joined: Jan 2005
Location: The Delta Ghetto, GA (aka PTC)
Oddometer: 1,315
Quote:
Originally Posted by marshy19 View Post
Since I could not go the surgery route and tired of getting infections due to getting construction debris (Basement project from HELL) in my soft contact lens, my doctor recommended Paragon CRT. http://www.paragoncrt.com/ It relatively new (2004). Simply you wear hard contact lens while you sleep. It reshapes your cornea and during the day you have perfect vision with out glasses or contacts! After 3 years, I love em and will never go back to soft contacts. My doctor is Dr. Byra / Dr. Forche at Five Points Eye Care Athens, GA. http://www.fivepointseyecare.com/

The initial cash outlay is around $1000 but after the first year, it is just a yearly vision checkup. New lens are around $175/ea if you break or need a new one.
Thanks - I'll give them a call and also talk to SpeedyR's PRK guy. I have to do something.
__________________
Machete don't text!

'13 350EXC-F
SoilSampleDave is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2013, 08:03 AM   #27080
SlowRide13
Veteran n00b
 
SlowRide13's Avatar
 
Joined: Aug 2009
Location: Lakemont, Georgia, USA
Oddometer: 1,334
Trials at Trackrock (Blairsville) this weekend.
__________________
F800GS Grin Machine
KTM690E Grrr Machine
XR600R Oakey Mtn in the mud http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bzoU2NpkaoA
www.hoofrehab.com
SlowRide13 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2013, 09:49 AM   #27081
ABuck99
0.0
 
ABuck99's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Georgia
Oddometer: 439
Nice Jeff-

Where was that riding area?

Quote:
Originally Posted by SpeedyR View Post
video from riding in AL over the weekend... good riding and good camping. hard to beat!

__________________
KTM: 06 KTM950S & 10 KTM450EXC
ABuck99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2013, 10:05 AM   #27082
ABuck99
0.0
 
ABuck99's Avatar
 
Joined: Feb 2009
Location: Georgia
Oddometer: 439
Watching the vid, I kept ducking everytime he cut the trail and was missing trees by inches. wicked-fast riding!

Quote:
Originally Posted by GA. DUALSPORT WANTAB View Post


Your overall winner for the day!
__________________
KTM: 06 KTM950S & 10 KTM450EXC
ABuck99 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2013, 10:50 AM   #27083
NitroAcres
MotoBiggots Suck
 
NitroAcres's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2010
Location: A ChickenHouse in NorthGeorgia
Oddometer: 465
Quote:
Originally Posted by ABuck99 View Post
Watching the vid, I kept ducking everytime he cut the trail and was missing trees by inches. wicked-fast riding!
I was "driving" the laptop...funny, it actually seemed to help the rider make it around some of the trees...
__________________
Britt Lynn
NitroAcres
Ball Ground Ga
NitroAcres is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2013, 10:51 AM   #27084
Fe Man
I am Iron Moran!
 
Fe Man's Avatar
 
Joined: May 2008
Location: Moran Nation, N. Atlanta Outpost
Oddometer: 7,216
Quote:
Originally Posted by NitroAcres View Post
I was "driving" the laptop...funny, it actually seemed to help the rider make it around some of the trees...

How's the new bike?
__________________
2006 Tiger
2008 KLR (hers)
Fe Man is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2013, 10:57 AM   #27085
NitroAcres
MotoBiggots Suck
 
NitroAcres's Avatar
 
Joined: Mar 2010
Location: A ChickenHouse in NorthGeorgia
Oddometer: 465
Quote:
Originally Posted by Fe Man View Post
How's the new bike?
"How Do I Love Thee 950, Let Me Count the Ways"

Thanks Fer Ask'n
__________________
Britt Lynn
NitroAcres
Ball Ground Ga
NitroAcres is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-22-2013, 01:33 PM   #27086
Darknessprevails
Adventurer
 
Joined: Mar 2013
Location: acworth,ga
Oddometer: 26
well..... looks like the weather is not looking good for me and my ride this weekend this sucks!! the 7 day even looks poor for this time fo the year looks like i ll just have to drink some more beer!
__________________
2013 CRF250l
Darknessprevails is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2013, 09:34 AM   #27087
sdthorpe
Adventurer... yeah right!
 
sdthorpe's Avatar
 
Joined: Nov 2008
Location: Augusta, GA
Oddometer: 536
Quote:
Originally Posted by SpeedyR View Post
video from riding in AL over the weekend... good riding and good camping. hard to beat!


Gawd, I love Alabama... Wish I lived closer! Nice vid!!
sdthorpe is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2013, 06:36 PM   #27088
DirtDabber
cultural illiterate
 
DirtDabber's Avatar
 
Joined: Jul 2007
Location: Way, Way North GA
Oddometer: 7,338
Heading out to Tellico Plains in the morning. Anybody need anything?
__________________
.

I wonder where that road goes?
DirtDabber is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2013, 06:46 PM   #27089
Serious Sam
n00b
 
Joined: Jul 2012
Oddometer: 1
Putting Ducati multistrada to the test

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gumbeaux View Post
Chatted with this guy briefly on Old Bucktown road last Sunday on his shiny new Multistrada. Giving the Ducati marketing brochures a true test! Good on you man. Anybody here??

Gumbeaux, Been lurking for awhile, and was running through the last few months of posts and ran across this pic of me on the MTS. Had just gone through about 20 yds of slippery mess and was damn lucky not to have dropped her. I love to take the MTS on FS roads but that day I was being a little too ambitious.

I ran into 2 groups of 3 on that road, where you the guys I ran into later at the BP at TWO?

Would love to join you guys (D.O.G's) on some rides, but not sure the MTS is the best tool. Looking to get into a wr250r for this kind of riding.

Thanks for posting the pic....made my day.

Sam
Serious Sam is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 03-23-2013, 07:13 PM   #27090
JustBob
Uh...who me?
 
JustBob's Avatar
 
Joined: Dec 2004
Location: Young Harris, GA
Oddometer: 648
Any reports from the boys over at March Moto Madness in Tellico Plains?
__________________
Bob Hancock
'14 R1200GSW
'10 690 EnduroR
'11 WR250R
JustBob is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply

Share

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

.
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On

Forum Jump


Times are GMT -7.   It's 06:46 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.5
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Copyright ADVrider 2011-2014