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Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left Today, 07:38 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 37,075
Posted By farrington300
I plan to start the route from sierra vista. Is...

I plan to start the route from sierra vista. Is this an affected area? Who would you recommend I call for more info? I'll be on my KLR, which is no EXC 500, but much better off road than a GS. I am...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-16-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 37,075
Posted By farrington300
Thanks guy for the updates. Sounds like the BDR...

Thanks guy for the updates. Sounds like the BDR route will be just fine. I was concerned with massive sections of road being washed away. The way the news here makes it sound we all should be...
Forum: Racing 09-15-2014, 10:14 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 9,928
Posted By farrington300
I saw the same thing. Also, looked like...

I saw the same thing.

Also, looked like Rossi had a ton more mid corner speed than MM, which in my opinion is why MM lost the front. He was trying to follow at the same speed.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 09-14-2014, 11:42 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 37,075
Posted By farrington300
Thumb Azbdr

Anyone want to join in, let me know.

I have picked the dates for my AZbdr. Leaving the greater San Diego area on Oct 4th, starting the route on the 5th and planning to do the route in 4 days. I...
Forum: Racing 09-14-2014, 09:03 AM
Replies: 138
Views: 9,928
Posted By farrington300
Nicely predicted Krop.

Nicely predicted Krop.
Forum: Racing 09-13-2014, 04:02 PM
Replies: 138
Views: 9,928
Posted By farrington300
Wow, bold prediction. I like it. I hope it's a...

Wow, bold prediction. I like it. I hope it's a close race.
Forum: Racing 08-27-2014, 10:59 PM
Replies: 3,798
Views: 349,502
Posted By farrington300
I would love to see that. That track looks like...

I would love to see that. That track looks like so much fun!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-24-2014, 11:04 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 37,075
Posted By farrington300
Right now I'm thinking of a start date between...

Right now I'm thinking of a start date between the last couple days of September and the first week or two of October. Though, if needed, I'm happy to push the start date back a little to accommodate...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 08-22-2014, 07:33 AM
Replies: 411
Views: 37,075
Posted By farrington300
Azbdr

Anyone interested in doing this ride in mid / late September? I am going to be taking some time off work so I'm flexible on the exact days. I'm happy to camp or hotel.

Also, what are your...
Forum: Racing 08-17-2014, 07:57 PM
Replies: 145
Views: 15,040
Posted By farrington300
I wondered which of the other three aliens would...

I wondered which of the other three aliens would beat MM, didn't think it would be all three. Good for Dani.
Forum: Racing 07-11-2014, 09:26 PM
Replies: 178
Views: 13,659
Posted By farrington300
21 vs 27/28 laps around the sun.

21 vs 27/28 laps around the sun.
Forum: Racing 07-07-2014, 10:29 PM
Replies: 3,798
Views: 349,502
Posted By farrington300
Agreed, also he did it in a slightly less safe...

Agreed, also he did it in a slightly less safe time, ie couple years of 2 stroke, no air bag leathers, TC, anti wheelie, etc.
Forum: Racing 06-29-2014, 06:49 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 12,601
Posted By farrington300
Agreed, i think Rossi was going to try the hail...

Agreed, i think Rossi was going to try the hail marry, if it would have worked (needed to be just a tab dryer at the start) he could have won. I admire his willingness to take a risk and give...
Forum: Racing 06-26-2014, 06:24 PM
Replies: 151
Views: 12,601
Posted By farrington300
Couldn't agree more, that kid can ride. He should...

Couldn't agree more, that kid can ride. He should have stayed in moto2 until he was offered a factory ride in gp
Forum: Racing 06-15-2014, 09:36 AM
Replies: 211
Views: 16,782
Posted By farrington300
I agree, I think they should have had MM sit up...

I agree, I think they should have had MM sit up one position.

Great race!
Forum: Racing 06-11-2014, 03:18 PM
Replies: 211
Views: 16,782
Posted By farrington300
Could I have some more insight into this comment?

Could I have some more insight into this comment?
Forum: Racing 05-20-2014, 07:12 AM
Replies: 3,798
Views: 349,502
Posted By farrington300
Yes... Remind me of Gladiator: win the crowd, win...

Yes... Remind me of Gladiator: win the crowd, win your freedom.
Forum: Racing 05-19-2014, 10:23 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 15,346
Posted By farrington300
I am enjoying watching Rossi improve his game. He...

I am enjoying watching Rossi improve his game. He has come a long way from the depths of Ducati. His desire to race after this many years is just as amazing as MM's talent, especially considering he...
Forum: Racing 05-17-2014, 03:00 PM
Replies: 219
Views: 15,346
Posted By farrington300
My thoughts: First lap drama caused by a couple...

My thoughts: First lap drama caused by a couple riders in a panic, pushing too hard to prevent Marquez from running away with it.
Forum: Racing 05-04-2014, 10:16 AM
Replies: 193
Views: 11,973
Posted By farrington300
Regarding jlo, it is my understanding that he...

Regarding jlo, it is my understanding that he like soft carcass tires of previous years. His soft braking style and high corner speed was aided by a tire side wall that would flex, as apposed to...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 04-01-2014, 04:13 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 858
Posted By farrington300
Why do I feel the need to say if it sounds too...

Why do I feel the need to say if it sounds too good to be true…
Forum: Racing 03-19-2014, 07:38 AM
Replies: 3,798
Views: 349,502
Posted By farrington300
Just a thought. If VR does better this year,...

Just a thought. If VR does better this year, maybe two wins or a win and more podiums, will you experts out there contribute that success to VR firing JB?
Forum: Racing 03-12-2014, 10:07 PM
Replies: 3,798
Views: 349,502
Posted By farrington300
Very good point, I had not thought of it that...

Very good point, I had not thought of it that way. My humble guess would be that is not the case though.

In all honesty, I could care less if Ducati wins, loses or leaves the game (I'm a vale fan...
Forum: Racing 03-12-2014, 07:18 AM
Replies: 3,798
Views: 349,502
Posted By farrington300
I know it won't happen but I am really hoping for...

I know it won't happen but I am really hoping for an upset this year. With all the rules changing, it seems to me as though MotoGP is trying to produce a result, not let the guys race. To bad Ducati...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-23-2014, 07:21 AM
Replies: 2,431
Views: 80,230
Posted By farrington300
Last time I saw windrat his knee was hurting him...

Last time I saw windrat his knee was hurting him pretty bad it seemed. He was still hauling ass though. At the time he mentioned something about getting too old for riding, I didn't think he meant...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 01-16-2014, 06:41 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 896
Posted By farrington300
Can't make it on Saturday, but wouldn't mind...

Can't make it on Saturday, but wouldn't mind riding this loop some time. I like heading to Anza because of that Mexican food place that sells burritos as big as a pillow.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-20-2013, 11:00 PM
Replies: 661
Views: 34,990
Posted By farrington300
Well if I go on this loop I'm gonna take my...

Well if I go on this loop I'm gonna take my wife's Toyota corolla since it gets better mileage than my husky. How is it with a 5 gallon tank I'm 1-2 gallons short for a 250 mile loop.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-13-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 806
Posted By farrington300
Thanks for all the great info. I have wanted to...

Thanks for all the great info. I have wanted to explore this area for a couple years. I'm finally getting around to it. The bike is all prepped now I just need to get my gps setup.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-12-2013, 08:29 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 806
Posted By farrington300
Good info guys. Hopefully the conditions will...

Good info guys. Hopefully the conditions will make things more challenging but within reason. From my understanding this ride can be a little boring, so a few slow spots would be fun.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-10-2013, 08:20 AM
Replies: 61
Views: 2,859
Posted By farrington300
Well done. Fitness really helps when riding. How...

Well done. Fitness really helps when riding. How many days a week do you workout?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-09-2013, 03:03 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 806
Posted By farrington300
Thank you for the heads up. I figured as much. I...

Thank you for the heads up. I figured as much. I enjoy riding in sand. Any other info guys?
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-09-2013, 12:50 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 806
Posted By farrington300
Bradshaw Trail

Im thinking about riding from my house (north county san diego) to either Blythe or parker this weekend. Roughly, the route will be down grapevine canyon, through Anza Borrego OHV, up through Salton...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-07-2013, 06:42 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 592
Posted By farrington300
From the 78, the California riding and hiking...

From the 78, the California riding and hiking trail will lead you to s2, fun and easy trail with one rocky section. Grapevine is good as well. There is also a trail just west of the ranger station...
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-06-2013, 10:19 PM
Replies: 661
Views: 34,990
Posted By farrington300
I'm in 112. I like a quiet camp ground and I turn...

I'm in 112. I like a quiet camp ground and I turn in by 9.
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-06-2013, 09:57 PM
Replies: 661
Views: 34,990
Posted By farrington300
In. Let's ride!

In. Let's ride!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 12-05-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 2,431
Views: 80,230
Posted By farrington300
Im in!

Im in!
Forum: West California, the desert southwest and whatever is left 11-28-2013, 03:50 PM
Replies: 363
Views: 27,282
Posted By farrington300
Ride prep

The bike is all ready. Time to get mentally prepped, for that only one thing will do... On Any Sunday!
Forum: Racing 10-23-2013, 01:40 PM
Replies: 236
Views: 17,068
Posted By farrington300
Im not saying I don't agree with this….but,...

Im not saying I don't agree with this….but, things can change quickly in MotoGP. I hope that the next 5 seasons aren't a forgone conclusion. I hope others can up their game and keep things...
Forum: Racing 10-22-2013, 10:15 AM
Replies: 236
Views: 17,068
Posted By farrington300
Maybe a dumb question but who are the other 4?

Maybe a dumb question but who are the other 4?
Forum: Racing 10-01-2013, 02:15 PM
Replies: 247
Views: 17,871
Posted By farrington300
Totally agree. He has had too many close calls...

Totally agree. He has had too many close calls where he didn't fall. I do think true champions can recover from close calls better than others because they have some gift or special feel, but every...
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