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Old 01-15-2015, 04:25 AM   #1
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2015 Phillip Island World Superbikes - February 20 - 22nd.

So, who will be making the trip to the Island this Year?
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Old 01-15-2015, 04:48 AM   #2
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Old 01-15-2015, 05:12 AM   #3
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The usual group

Track day on Monday is booked are you joining us?

Come on Nev you've been talking about it since Feb last year.
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Old 01-15-2015, 05:14 AM   #4
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I'll be there for the whole week. Official testing on Monday and Tuesday, one day off and back into it.

Riding down this year and hopefully going to the Adventure Film Festival on Friday and Saturday.

Anybody need a camping pass?
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Old 01-27-2015, 06:42 AM   #5
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The usual group

Track day on Monday is booked are you joining us?

Come on Nev you've been talking about it since Feb last year.

Hitting a top speed of 80KPH down the main straight at Phillip Island would be just too damn embarrassing for me, Russ. I think i'll keep practising until i'm comfortable at 90 before doing a Monday with you.




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I'll be there for the whole week. Official testing on Monday and Tuesday, one day off and back into it.

Riding down this year and hopefully going to the Adventure Film Festival on Friday and Saturday.

Anybody need a camping pass?
Let us know what corner you're working on and we'll try and catch up with you, Matt.
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Old 01-27-2015, 03:12 PM   #6
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hi all
the wife and i are going for the first time,whats the best place to view all the action close up,and can you walk all the way around?

thanks mickd
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Old 01-27-2015, 03:53 PM   #7
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the wife and i are going for the first time,whats the best place to view all the action close up,and can you walk all the way around?

thanks mickd
Hi Mick - yes you can walk or ride around the perimeter of the track - counter clockwise for most of it - Best viewing - you will get a lot of views onit, best to take your time on Friday and view from everywhere to get an Idea - for noise - Start Finish line - for antics - Siberia - for skill awareness - Turn 11 to watch them rear wheel slide to set up for turn 12 - A great weekend and one Im sure you will enjoy -

Be careful riding the coast from Cann River to Orbost - Police Nirvana sometimes
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Hi Mick - yes you can walk or ride around the perimeter of the track - counter clockwise for most of it - Best viewing - you will get a lot of views onit, best to take your time on Friday and view from everywhere to get an Idea - for noise - Start Finish line - for antics - Siberia - for skill awareness - Turn 11 to watch them rear wheel slide to set up for turn 12 - A great weekend and one Im sure you will enjoy -

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Old 01-28-2015, 12:32 PM   #9
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Just yesterday I entered the Swann Insurance competition to get some tickets, so at least that's taken care of!

Now I just have to figure out whether to ride the Vmax and hope I get past Norseman before I chuck a rod out, or ride the little Ducketty and hope my knees come good after the first hour.
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Old 01-28-2015, 12:41 PM   #10
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Three of us fresh off the boat from 10 days riding in Tassie on Thursday morning, so we're keen to have a look for the first time.

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I will be marshalling for 3 days staying at Cowes should be some great racing
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Three of us fresh off the boat from 10 days riding in Tassie on Thursday morning, so we're keen to have a look for the first time.

Al.
Hello Al

You will find us under a tarp on the back fence at Sibera sunday, look for Deb she is more stable than me I tend to wander of and get lost, we mostly book a table for ten at the club for dinner sunday night, I could get them to drag up a couple of extra seats if your interested, sunday is the only day we are there all day we could be wandering them hills east of melbourne,before that

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Hello Al

You will find us under a tarp on the back fence at Sibera sunday, look for Deb she is more stable than me I tend to wander of and get lost, we mostly book a table for ten at the club for dinner sunday night, I could get them to drag up a couple of extra seats if your interested, sunday is the only day we are there all day we could be wandering them hills east of melbourne,before that

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