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Old 06-06-2014, 09:09 AM   #28021
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Riders that don't compete much won't understand and most likely are dick wannabees/chuckleheads.

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Old 06-06-2014, 10:04 AM   #28022
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Competition

As some of you know, I no longer ride events where there is single track, or competition. Raced for too long and no matter how much I tell myself I will ride only for fun and at my own pace... it wont happen. Almost got me in Perry Mountain that Friday when we hit the single tract for fun!

As someone once said if you have more than one motorcycle you have a race.

Anyway - nuff said about that.


BTW - in SERA Enduros when a fast guy catches you, they will "woo woo" as a warning (no horns of course). Smart thing to do is pull over or give them a nod of the helmet or a wave to let em know you will move ASAP... which may not be instantly. They may wait or they may just come around anyway.

In Hare Scramble they just come around period. "Racin aint for pussies mates." not my quote.
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Old 06-06-2014, 10:12 AM   #28023
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Old 06-06-2014, 12:17 PM   #28024
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It's hot out here man. Lots closed today looks like outside loops along 87:(
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Old 06-06-2014, 09:36 PM   #28025
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It's hot out here man. Lots closed today looks like outside loops along 87:(
I'm up for some riding on the REZ or otherwise. I was thinking Hard Labor on Sunday. Let me know what time, I was actually planning to ride Sunday.
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Old 06-07-2014, 07:12 AM   #28026
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I'm up for some riding on the REZ or otherwise. I was thinking Hard Labor on Sunday. Let me know what time, I was actually planning to ride Sunday.
I have to run down to the mall with the wife this morning thinking I should be at Bronx around 1400 or so
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Old 06-07-2014, 07:39 AM   #28027
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I have to run down to the mall with the wife this morning thinking I should be at Bronx around 1400 or so
You do know it will be hotter n hell by 2pm. Good luck out there.
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Old 06-07-2014, 01:16 PM   #28028
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You do know it will be hotter n hell by 2pm. Good luck out there.
I don't know what I was thinking must still have colorado on the brain! It's also crazy on the roads right now I think I'll push to 1800 or so get some night riding in
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Old 06-07-2014, 03:44 PM   #28029
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Me and college boy got out early to Karick, Hansel and Greteled it out as far as we could and found our way back twice. Did two tanks and it was hot but not unbearable. No other bikes in the woods and even the campground was sparsely populated for such a nice weekend. No issues all good.
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Old 06-07-2014, 04:35 PM   #28030
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Me and college boy got out early to Karick, Hansel and Greteled it out as far as we could and found our way back twice. Did two tanks and it was hot but not unbearable. No other bikes in the woods and even the campground was sparsely populated for such a nice weekend. No issues all good.
if you are interested in GPS tracks for that area I have plenty. PM me with your email and I can send.
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Old 06-07-2014, 05:49 PM   #28031
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Me and college boy got out early to Karick, Hansel and Greteled it out as far as we could and found our way back twice. Did two tanks and it was hot but not unbearable. No other bikes in the woods and even the campground was sparsely populated for such a nice weekend. No issues all good.


Didn't know y'all were soloing it Kez.........next time I'll go & get lost w/u :) hey Vic, send me some trax
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Old 06-07-2014, 07:51 PM   #28032
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Spooky out there at night may need to hook up a set LEDs for night running. Shit load of wildlife seen as well slow it down out there is a good rule of thumb.
Saw some fresh bike tracks along 211. Fun little burm to jump near the Ranger camp near creek crossing. Was not there yesterday
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Old 06-08-2014, 10:07 AM   #28033
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Just posted in FM. Great starter dualsport.....and it's been to Blackwater.

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=984561
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Old 06-08-2014, 01:42 PM   #28034
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Hey Waysherr I'll make sure your aware next time but to clarify, we never really got lost and we had plenty of gas. We would be riding stuff we thought was new and saw our previous tracks, but it was all good and I ain't tired of any of those trails yet
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Old 06-08-2014, 07:51 PM   #28035
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Hey Waysherr I'll make sure your aware next time but to clarify, we never really got lost and we had plenty of gas. We would be riding stuff we thought was new and saw our previous tracks, but it was all good and I ain't tired of any of those trails yet


What'd your boy think?
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