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Forum: Europe 06-11-2014, 06:52 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 496
Posted By wimj
That really sucks, I'm very sorry for you. I'll...

That really sucks, I'm very sorry for you. I'll keep my eyes open.
Forum: Ride reports 05-30-2014, 03:03 PM
Replies: 256
Views: 23,690
Posted By wimj
...end of june, begin july...<end of="" june=""...

...end of june, begin july...<end of="" june="" begin="" july="">

A shame, I would have liked to give you 'shelter' but I'm in Sweden at that time. Have a great trip!</end>
Forum: Ride reports 05-29-2014, 08:58 AM
Replies: 256
Views: 23,690
Posted By wimj
Great trip! I'd advice you to change your route...

Great trip! I'd advice you to change your route through Holland: go north from Amsterdam to ride the Afsluitdijk, a 30km long dike which separates salt from fresh water.

When do you plan to do the...
Forum: Europe 05-16-2014, 07:05 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 859
Posted By wimj
Denzel Grossen Alpenstrassen Fuhrer is the book...

Denzel Grossen Alpenstrassen Fuhrer is the book that gives great info on (amongst other) unpaved roads in the Alps.
Forum: Europe 05-10-2014, 04:56 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 1,877
Posted By wimj
Lofoten

Cannot agree fully: the Lofoten Islands are not to be missed IMHO.
Forum: Europe 05-08-2014, 01:47 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,987
Posted By wimj
Interested: yes. But as I'll be on two 6-week...

Interested: yes. But as I'll be on two 6-week trips this year (second half of june->july and second half of august->september) I doubt I'll find the time to do it this year.

I can check it to see...
Forum: Europe 05-07-2014, 09:42 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,987
Posted By wimj
Holland

Last night I sent a track which would cover the Netherlands to an inmate (Ewan Mcconachie). He will probably check and if necessary correct it this year and then submit it here.

Hope the TET will...
Forum: Europe 05-06-2014, 02:51 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,801
Posted By wimj
http://bikeswap.org

You might consider looking at above bikeswap org. Rather new but reliable. cheers, Wim

edit: just noticed you're already registered there. Sorry.
Forum: Day Trippin' 04-22-2014, 09:45 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 960
Posted By wimj
Are you sure it's the Lake District, sun and all?...

Are you sure it's the Lake District, sun and all? It was much wetter when I was there last november!

Great bike you have, excellent for this kind of stuff!:clap
Forum: Europe 04-18-2014, 02:30 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 37,072
Posted By wimj
If the weather is ok I'll still be going. Taking...

If the weather is ok I'll still be going. Taking the stand right after the finish line. In case you'd like to meet up there I'll pm my phone#.

I'll be camping out at: campsite 'de Motorschuur',...
Forum: Ride reports 04-16-2014, 03:26 AM
Replies: 80
Views: 14,055
Posted By wimj
Thanks for a great RR...

even though I'm finding it hard to control my jealousy!

Keep up the good work!:clap
Forum: Ride reports 03-27-2014, 10:44 AM
Replies: 37
Views: 4,231
Posted By wimj
Fantastic picture of the campsite: the bonfire,...

Fantastic picture of the campsite: the bonfire, the stars, the bike... awesome!

Thanks for the RR!
Forum: Europe 03-19-2014, 10:59 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 520
Posted By wimj
Who knows...

Turkey is on our itinerary for september, this might be a great occasion to get to know Turkish mc life. I'll talk about it with my partner in crime and get back to you for some details. Cheers, Wim
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-20-2014, 10:07 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,516
Posted By wimj
Source of rough/unpaved roads in Poland?

Hi Tom. Nice videos!

I was wondering if you know a good source of 'bad' roads for Poland. I'd rather use a track instead of turmac to go from A to B.

cheers, Wim
Forum: Europe 02-19-2014, 03:44 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 37,072
Posted By wimj
April 26 was mentioned. As I'll be watching the...

April 26 was mentioned. As I'll be watching the WSB at Assen on sunday, That would still be a fine date for me. And lots of campsites in Drente.

Edit: 2 weeks later and no reactions so I may plan...
Forum: Trip Planning 02-16-2014, 10:24 AM
Replies: 31
Views: 3,906
Posted By wimj
Warning !

I think a word of caution is due. Out of interest I too emailed my plans but not the real ones. I don't like telling someone I don't know about my absence from home. It's real easy combining data and...
Forum: Day Trippin' 02-16-2014, 06:04 AM
Replies: 54
Views: 6,459
Posted By wimj
One day...

I will visit Poland, never thought about it but after reading your RR and seeing the pictures I made up my mind.
Thanks for the report!
Forum: Europe 11-22-2013, 10:14 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 484
Posted By wimj
Thanks for the video. End of april seems to be...

Thanks for the video. End of april seems to be wet business there! But the scenery is beautiful.

p.s. you got a PM
Forum: Europe 11-11-2013, 12:42 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 37,072
Posted By wimj
No, we camped. In rainy and icy conditions I may...

No, we camped. In rainy and icy conditions I may add. We stayed at the Takoda campside in Cumbria. Did a couple of rides to the passes (Hardknott for example) and a bit of green laning. Despite the...
Forum: Europe 11-05-2013, 04:43 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 37,072
Posted By wimj
Maybe this?

http://bikeswap.org/
Forum: Europe 10-30-2013, 10:05 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 37,072
Posted By wimj
I'll keep an eye on the ride reports section! ...

I'll keep an eye on the ride reports section!

Leaving the flat land for the Lake District and Y.Dales in a couple of days!

cheers, Wim
Forum: Europe 10-28-2013, 02:11 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 553
Posted By wimj
Denzel

Buy the alpenstrassefuhrer from Denzel, a wealth of information!
Forum: Europe 10-28-2013, 02:09 PM
Replies: 355
Views: 37,072
Posted By wimj
Tell us what it was like!

Tell us what it was like!
Forum: Europe 10-14-2013, 11:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,077
Posted By wimj
Thanks for the advice, I did sign up for the...

Thanks for the advice, I did sign up for the forum, the event and the saturday meal some days ago. See you there!
Forum: Europe 10-13-2013, 08:22 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,077
Posted By wimj
Thanks both for the advice, depending on the...

Thanks both for the advice, depending on the weather we'll turn it into a nice riding day.
Forum: Europe 10-08-2013, 12:53 PM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,077
Posted By wimj
Hi Chris. We'll be taking the IJmuiden-Newcastle...

Hi Chris. We'll be taking the IJmuiden-Newcastle ferry so will be arriving from the NE. But thanks for the offer!

We have all day to get from the ferry to the campsite, any suggestions for a...
Forum: Europe 10-08-2013, 07:55 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,077
Posted By wimj
I don't, sorry if I gave that impression. Just...

I don't, sorry if I gave that impression. Just :cry. We'll try the event you mentioned, thanks!
Forum: Europe 10-08-2013, 06:09 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,077
Posted By wimj
Are you serious or is this a joke? We booked the...

Are you serious or is this a joke? We booked the ferry and all!

If the meeting is cancelled, can at least the campsite location and the tracks be released?

Yeez...
Forum: Vendors 10-08-2013, 06:03 AM
Replies: 724
Views: 146,339
Posted By wimj
"Always take an umbrella with you in order to...

"Always take an umbrella with you in order to keep the rain away" some people say.

This principle is not true for the trail stand: I haven't had a puncture for years but the weekend after I...
Forum: Europe 09-28-2013, 01:42 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 37,072
Posted By wimj
You got a PM.

You got a PM.
Forum: Beasts 09-23-2013, 10:04 AM
Replies: 16,919
Views: 4,825,995
Posted By wimj
http://home.quicknet.nl/qn/prive/wbajanssen/ta2010...

http://home.quicknet.nl/qn/prive/wbajanssen/ta201010.jpg

Current incarnation. Mods are suspension, screen, front wheel, spokes, engine guard and lots of other little things.

Engine is at...
Forum: Europe 09-23-2013, 09:40 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,077
Posted By wimj
We booked the ferry, now we only need to know...

We booked the ferry, now we only need to know where to ride to. When will this info be released ?:deal

Looking forward to the event!
Forum: Ride reports 09-20-2013, 01:30 AM
Replies: 600
Views: 221,136
Posted By wimj
I'll post the aussie leg of the trip on this thread too

Thanks for a great RR. I'm looking forward to the next bit!
Forum: Ride reports 09-19-2013, 08:54 AM
Replies: 809
Views: 142,898
Posted By wimj
Just to :clap. Thanks for a great RR!

Just to :clap.

Thanks for a great RR!
Forum: Europe 09-18-2013, 04:52 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 37,072
Posted By wimj
Well, I see no point in a meeting without a good...

Well, I see no point in a meeting without a good ride, or maybe just a small point:wink:.

I'll look on the site you mentioned.

Last weekend of april suits everybody?
Forum: Day Trippin' 09-16-2013, 08:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 2,736
Posted By wimj
A report that reinforced my desire to 'do '...

A report that reinforced my desire to 'do ' Australia one time. Thanks for taking the time to write it!:clap
Forum: Europe 09-16-2013, 02:13 AM
Replies: 355
Views: 37,072
Posted By wimj
Well, I'm fully booked for 2013, so afa I'm...

Well, I'm fully booked for 2013, so afa I'm concerned it will have to be 2014. A problem is that is has to be (minimally) organized: the when and where. Just a weekend in Holland or a week in the...
Forum: Ride reports 09-14-2013, 03:28 PM
Replies: 495
Views: 90,444
Posted By wimj
Great RR!

Just to let you know I'm thoroughly enjoying your report. You indeed speak in such a way that even I as a foreigner understand every word, great! :clap

Thanks!
Forum: Europe 09-06-2013, 10:32 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,077
Posted By wimj
A mate of mine is considering coming along, he'll...

A mate of mine is considering coming along, he'll know next week. He may be the 51st...

Btw, will the 'relaxed' track be ridable on a transalp with street oriented rear tyre (Mefo super...
Forum: Europe 09-05-2013, 01:35 AM
Replies: 30
Views: 2,077
Posted By wimj
Will foreigners on heavy low-powered bikes be...

Will foreigners on heavy low-powered bikes be allowed to join? If so, I'll talk to the wife...:eek1

Just talked to the wife and got a green light. So all I need now is your ok...
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