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Old 09-12-2012, 11:29 AM   #3541
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Old 09-13-2012, 11:15 AM   #3542
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Old 09-17-2012, 03:45 PM   #3543
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Wicked Deer Valley Trl

Somehow we got ourselves into this lovely yet challenging rock garden. Man I wish I had been on the XR, but the 990 does eat this up with that long S suspension. It's just that 500 pound part that can be a bit hostile...





Full report here

http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=827059
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Old 09-17-2012, 07:57 PM   #3544
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Natethepostman in Oakland on Weds Dorothy the Postbike!

Nathan M. "Natethepostman" has his book in our Oakland MC moto book library. He wrote about his travels from Sydney to London in 2009 and He went through a couple of "Stans" and the Asian islands and all of that. It's a good book and he's pretty funny. Now, that same posty motorbike, a 105cc bike, is here in the USA making its way from NY to SF. Currently, it's in the Grand Canyon or maybe Las Vegas or L.A. He arrives in the SF area on Tues.

On Weds he will speak at the Oakland Motorcycle Club and have a "tell" of his travels. I'll make some spaghetti and when it is gone. I'll start serving at 7:00. We will have refreshments for cheap and you'll have a chance to check out our club hall. We will have a short meeting and give him time to talk about his travels. Why next Weds? He's got to go back to NY to fly back to England.

Please check out the website for directions to our club. Googlemaps and your gps are probably wrong due to the permanent changes to the 880 freeway. Dinner is at 7pm. We'll have a short meeting starting at 8pm to make time for Nate to tell us about his travels.

Please let me know if you are going so I can try to make enough. Please do it in this thread so I can count heads in one thread. http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=460631

Also, the Oakland Motorcycle Club Jackhammer Enduro has been canceled but there is a work party at Davis Flats for the same weekend. PM me if you want to know more how you can volunteer to help the Mendocino NF clean up after the fires on the weekend of Oct 21st. No heavy equipment needed. Bring gloves, work clothes and boots and eye protection. I think the camping is free for work volunteers. Probably a little bonfire party to follow after a hearty day of work.

Hope you can make it, fine folks!
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Old 09-17-2012, 10:43 PM   #3545
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Nathan M. "Natethepostman" has his book in our Oakland MC moto book library. He wrote about his travels from Sydney to London in 2009 and He went through a couple of "Stans" and the Asian islands and all of that. It's a good book and he's pretty funny. Now, that same posty motorbike, a 105cc bike, is here in the USA making its way from NY to SF. Currently, it's in the Grand Canyon or maybe Las Vegas or L.A. He arrives in the SF area on Tues.

On Weds he will speak at the Oakland Motorcycle Club and have a "tell" of his travels. I'll make some spaghetti and when it is gone. I'll start serving at 7:00. We will have refreshments for cheap and you'll have a chance to check out our club hall. We will have a short meeting and give him time to talk about his travels. Why next Weds? He's got to go back to NY to fly back to England.

Please check out the website for directions to our club. Googlemaps and your gps are probably wrong due to the permanent changes to the 880 freeway. Dinner is at 7pm. We'll have a short meeting starting at 8pm to make time for Nate to tell us about his travels.

Please let me know if you are going so I can try to make enough. Please do it in this thread so I can count heads in one thread. http://advrider.com/forums/showthread.php?t=460631

Also, the Oakland Motorcycle Club Jackhammer Enduro has been canceled but there is a work party at Davis Flats for the same weekend. PM me if you want to know more how you can volunteer to help the Mendocino NF clean up after the fires on the weekend of Oct 21st. No heavy equipment needed. Bring gloves, work clothes and boots and eye protection. I think the camping is free for work volunteers. Probably a little bonfire party to follow after a hearty day of work.

Hope you can make it, fine folks!
thanks for sending this.... see you on wed !
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Old 09-18-2012, 10:34 AM   #3546
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Deer Valley Trail

That's an awesome trail. I've done that one before......in my JEEP WRANGLER!! haha yeh, definitely a rock crawling trail.
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Old 09-18-2012, 08:55 PM   #3547
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A few pics from the KTM Rally this weekend

















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Old 09-20-2012, 02:47 AM   #3548
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Sf to cabo oct 2012

HOLA, my neighbor and i are planing a trip to Baja for two weeks or so, we will ride both off road and pavement also, we will be riding a ktm 990 adv and a ktm 640 adv, if anyone want to come alone is welcome, if interested send me a message i we can talk abt the detail of the trip.

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Old 09-21-2012, 11:34 AM   #3549
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nathanthepostman ....

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Nathan M. "Natethepostman" will speak at the Oakland Motorcycle Club and have a "tell" of his travels.
Hi Super Suz,

Thanks for inviting Nathan to speak at the OMC, and for inviting us to attend; we loved his talk and your food was great!


Nathan after riding 600 miles in 36 hours from Death Valley to get to the OMC in time to speak at their Wednesday night meeting ...




The patch Nathan wears while riding his "postie" ...

Nathan was so popular at the OMC, he was invited to attend the SFMC's meeting the next night, in what turned out to be a well attended audience to hear about Dot's exploits ...



Some pics of the 2004 Honda CT 105 that Nathan has ridden through 19 countries, here: http://caryandjohn.wordpress.com/201...hanthepostman/

Between the OMC and the SFMC we passed a hat and raised a bunch of money for Nathan's "Ship-Dot-Home" fund, or "The Dot Rebuild Fund."

Thanks again to Super Suz and to OMC!
see you at the fountain,
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Old 09-21-2012, 11:37 AM   #3550
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OK, this didn't look good ... what happened?
see you around the campfire,
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Old 09-23-2012, 12:33 PM   #3551
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Red neck hunting? I would use a buick roadmaster my self but hey it a ford. hmmmm road kill
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Old 09-23-2012, 12:46 PM   #3552
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OK, this didn't look good ... what happened?
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Looks like they hit a deer then rolled it.
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Old 09-25-2012, 09:52 AM   #3553
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Looks like they hit a deer then rolled it.
Here are a few pics from our Rally the bottom pic is a wreck that we came up on. We dragged the guy from the car and it rolled 7 times over 70 feet.. crazy scene.. 2 dead deer flew out of the truck.. he was hunting at night.. what made him crash ? deer in the road.. FK N A
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Old 09-30-2012, 09:48 AM   #3554
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MotoGP at SFMC ...

We'll be showing MotoGP at the clubhouse, 18th Street and Folsom, today at 4 pm ... Moto3, Moto2 and MotoGP ...

BAARCers welcome ...

See you at the fountain,
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Old 10-01-2012, 06:05 PM   #3555
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Thumb Adventure Designs October Fest This Saturday Oct 6th - Free Food!!

Just wanted to remind everyone.......Adventure Designs in Hayward CA is having their October Fest Open House Party/Sale deal-eo this Saturday Oct 6th 10-5, Come on out and support the local shop!!


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