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Old 10-09-2012, 06:11 AM   #15061
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Old 10-09-2012, 08:47 AM   #15062
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I've seen that section of rocks in more pictures here than any other section of trail. That the only dirt road in Wales or something? Looks like fun.
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Old 10-09-2012, 12:48 PM   #15063
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Old 10-09-2012, 01:38 PM   #15064
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Fair play, i have ridden that road a few times on an EXC, it takes some getting up on a BIG bike!
Rutland Rigg is nice and fast further on though ;)
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Old 10-09-2012, 01:50 PM   #15065
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I've seen that section of rocks in more pictures here than any other section of trail. That the only dirt road in Wales or something? Looks like fun.
Not Wales fella, that was in the Yorkshire area 130 odd miles the other way

Great fun though.
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Old 10-09-2012, 01:57 PM   #15066
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Fair play, i have ridden that road a few times on an EXC, it takes some getting up on a BIG bike!
Rutland Rigg is nice and fast further on though ;)
The trails up that way are IMO perfect for the big 950, nice and fast as you say but enough to keep it interesting in places. Great place to ride and a beautiful part of the UK.
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:00 PM   #15067
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Not Wales fella, that was in the Yorkshire area 130 odd miles the other way

Great fun though.
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Old 10-09-2012, 02:30 PM   #15068
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:35 PM   #15069
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Not Wales fella, that was in the Yorkshire area 130 odd miles the other way

Great fun though.
Isn't that where Guy Martin's from? North Lincolnshire? Does everyone there talk like an ADHD terrier jacked up on methamphetamine?

I went to the IOMTT practice week and everyone in Manchester just seemed like they wanted to drink....
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Old 10-09-2012, 04:58 PM   #15070
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That's a section of track I'd plan my route to take downhill!

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Old 10-09-2012, 06:20 PM   #15071
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And for it's 10th birthday, the orange folks decided to go down a different path and kill production.

I think I'll keep mine. This bike is for the soul.


I hope not, mine's only half worn out at 60k miles. I hope they either continue another couple years so there's some fresh meat out there when mine gets retired or they come up with a replacement that fits my riding.
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Old 10-09-2012, 09:21 PM   #15072
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Wife is in Phoenix for a concert with her daughter. My son and I were going to put some goodies on the bike, but he is sick. Dragging a sick boy to the shop to work on the bike is just bad parenting, so we came up with this solution.

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Old 10-10-2012, 12:06 AM   #15073
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Old 10-10-2012, 12:24 AM   #15074
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Health comes first. Gooooood dady..
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Old 10-10-2012, 05:57 AM   #15075
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Wife is in Phoenix for a concert with her daughter. My son and I were going to put some goodies on the bike, but he is sick. Dragging a sick boy to the shop to work on the bike is just bad parenting, so we came up with this solution.


Good thing it wasn't a Harley... you would have left an obvious oil drip trail and it would have been a lot harder to get rid of the evidence.
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