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Old 09-13-2012, 10:42 PM   #28846
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Hey, let's take the girls out again soon. Todd and Jan are in too.
We have a new ride.

Cooler weather coming.

At some point I'd like to do an overnighter, motel it or B&B, Santa Inez Valley, 2-up. Anyone else up for wine-touring with your wives/girls?
+1, I mean +2
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Old 09-13-2012, 11:15 PM   #28847
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Enduro Cross pros should be out ripping up Glen Helens EX track tomorrow and the very good locals will defiantly be there. I'm going to make a street ride out of it on my speed triple taking the fun way there over the crest all are welcome
Went today and this is what I saw
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Old 09-13-2012, 11:45 PM   #28848
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Great ride today
damn..where all that water ..l thunder storms?... love it!!
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Old 09-14-2012, 12:49 AM   #28849
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What?
Maybe code for shut up and ride, this thread is for the riding, take it to JM if you want they love that down there. but it is not going happen here.
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Old 09-14-2012, 04:55 AM   #28850
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Glenn, so glad to see we're both still tearing it up.
That ride was probably late 2005. I remember getting my '06 200 XC early and was still fighting some jetting issues on your ride.
I've ridden those hills a few times since then but never on your "special" stuff.
Hope to ride with you again soon.
As luck would have it, I'm trying to get on with a local water district. That would actually give me a chance to ride a little more.
Good Luck with the water district Job. I'm the water quality specialist for a local water district. Decent gig.
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Old 09-14-2012, 07:17 AM   #28851
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Maybe code for shut up and ride, this thread is for the riding, take it to JM if you want they love that down there. but it is not going happen here.
Ok then, LET'S RIDE! Scott has spoken and he is angry, thanks AngryScot
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Old 09-14-2012, 09:04 AM   #28852
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Went today and this is what I saw
That is some very impressive riding ... privateers riding that event must have huge maintenence expenses. Is there anything left of those bikes after a day of racing that course?
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Old 09-14-2012, 09:06 AM   #28853
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Old 09-14-2012, 09:15 AM   #28854
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That is some very impressive riding ... privateers riding that event must have huge maintenence expenses. Is there anything left of those bikes after a day of racing that course?
The 2 stroke guys go through a lot of pipes and even the 4 stokes crush a header every now and then, lots of broken levers but for the most part it's not as bad as you might think.

I keep bending my skid plate mounting clips.

It's really fun stuff & dude it will make anyone a better rider.
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Old 09-14-2012, 09:19 AM   #28855
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Old 09-14-2012, 09:57 AM   #28856
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Maybe code for shut up and ride, this thread is for the riding, take it to JM if you want they love that down there. but it is not going happen here.
Thank you Gary.

Many people including myself appreciate your presence here.

As for the others, yes it is a public forum, and people feel entitled that they are free to post whatever and whenever they want and can.

Please realize that each thread has a title or a subject. It is intended to organize and keep the contents align with the topic. Wish we can cram everything all in one thread and still make it easy for everyone to keep track.

This thread will not make everyone happy, it's just the way we all are.
It has been mentioned many times, anyone can start a thread and talk on a topic or lack of thereof.

Many others and I met a lot of good people here, and at other threads. I enjoy the camaraderie riding, exploring other places, camping and doing stuff off the bikes, including costly week night dinners. From the first noobs rally to this day, we made such an accomplishment that I'm thankful to everyone, and proud to say we became one of the busiest and friendliest adventure loving group people in this forum.

I carried a lot of weight for a long time. I'm not as young as I look...hahaha. My wheel has turned past half the revolution and have to pursue other interest. Many people here have stepped up, and wish the remaining do the same. Keep this breathing; it's well being depends on all of us.
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Old 09-14-2012, 10:04 AM   #28857
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Went today and this is what I saw


several of us will be at the endurocross tomorrow night. see you there jamin.

this vid captures the level of difficulty and rider's skill. sitting in the stadium, we'll only see moving bikes. anyway, still be fun hanging out and feel it live.
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Old 09-14-2012, 10:10 AM   #28858
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good talk
Respectfully
Not constructive when people are trying to get along... You know "An eye for an eye makes the world go blind", "Do on to others as you would have done on to you" and "Dude stop being a dick"
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Old 09-14-2012, 10:13 AM   #28859
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Jammin' He's at my house now, i'll go slap some sense into him. ENDUROCROSS !!!! Joel, could you please turn the heat OFF, I wanna go ride!
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Old 09-14-2012, 10:34 AM   #28860
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ENDUROCROSS !!!! Joel, could you please turn the heat OFF, I wanna go ride!
i meant to post it last night but tahoeacr came by and we had mex dinner.

the work on the xr is moving along fine. plannning to get it running before moab and may even ride it there.


endurocross for sure. i'll ask jim to be at my house @ 4 or 5 pm.

jamin, i sent you a text with my phone #.
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