Killboy failure Dragon Fest

Discussion in 'The Perfect Line and Other Riding Myths' started by SCQTT, Apr 16, 2009.

  1. orangebear

    orangebear Long timer

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    i think the kid is scared in the shot plus the look to be not much room ever
  2. LowInSlo

    LowInSlo Been here awhile

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    Yes, I dig you and the kid are out for a ride, points for good intentions, but the kid didn't make that choice to ride unprotected. What's the matter with you?
  3. majlee_vmi

    majlee_vmi Tidewater 41009

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    you are hellaciously tough to suck Ouzo straight from the bottle. Prefer mine very chilled...
  4. DC2wheels

    DC2wheels Castle Anthrax troll

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    You ain't seen nothin'.

    Shogs is just warming up there.
  5. ride4321

    ride4321 Long timer

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    That's Denis (Dogtired) from Australia. He's logged 39K miles on since getting to the US 6 months ago. Just spent the last few days riding with him. If you see him on the road stop and have a chat with him. Great bloke.

    Here's a link to his ride report on Triumphrat. He's become somewhat of a celebrity there...

    http://www.triumphrat.net/ride-trip-reports/197185-my-adventure-in-north-america.html
  6. rdwalker

    rdwalker Long timer

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    That is very true. I am always on a search for something fitting my wife - occasionally bringing back goodies from Louis stores in Germany.

    And, as you write, the smaller sizes are a real problem - many so-called women's garments do not go below S, while I am looking for equivalents of XS.

    However, things are slowly getting better, at least with jackets if not pants. As others mentioned here, Icon and Cortech have some decent offerings.
    As a heads-up: I am having really good luck with Rev'It gear, which comes in a wide variety of sizes, for both genders - often in real numerical sizing, as opposed to just generic L/M/S.

    End of thread hijack.
  7. dogtiredRAT

    dogtiredRAT Been here awhile

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    That is "Henrietta".
    A girl from Wisconsin gave her to me in Taos NM to deliver to a friend in Houston. Could be a long ride for her, I am currently headed for Boston... will get there eventually. I have a terrible sense of direction and tend to get distracted easily.
    She normally travels sitting on my headlight behind my screen.
  8. DC2wheels

    DC2wheels Castle Anthrax troll

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    Continued hijack.

    Our daughter is continually frustrated by lack of properly fitting MC gear. She is 5' 7" & 115# with long legs.

    XS Bell helmet fits good but jacket and pants? Revzilla has some better fitting gear for her.
  9. Daytonacharlie

    Daytonacharlie 2 Wheeled Backpacker

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    Dog, you so Kwazie! :poser
    Good to see ya again at the Dragon Raid.
    Your celebrity status has become a thing of legend!

    dc
  10. tedder

    tedder irregular

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    It gives the passenger handholds. Especially good for kids and for males who are afraid to give the rider a good hug in turns.
  11. RDTCU

    RDTCU Banned

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    I'm going to resist the urge to ask about your daughter :hide

    (especially if she's still a kid)
  12. JimVonBaden

    JimVonBaden "Cool" Aid!

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    All geared up and ready to go:

    [​IMG]

    :lol3

    BTW My wife is 4'10". Immagine trying to find gear for her that isn't made for kids.

    Jim :brow:deal
  13. xtphreak

    xtphreak from B4 "adventure bikes"

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    Totally worthless without pictures!!

    :evil

    Sent from my dRoiD3 with the help of 44 cyber-enhanced dwarves
  14. HooliKen

    HooliKen Awesome is a flavor

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    :photogI know we have ADV Rallies and ADV wrenching days. But why no posts with directions to "The First Annual ADV Tittie Stuffing Day"?
  15. Ritalin Boy

    Ritalin Boy Petroconsumptivitius

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    I'm a little older so in my case it's Robert Redford. :lol3
  16. Ritalin Boy

    Ritalin Boy Petroconsumptivitius

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    Bungee Fail!
  17. Ritalin Boy

    Ritalin Boy Petroconsumptivitius

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    I bet you've already gotten lot's of invites but if you're looking for Boston intel or meet ups send a PM.
  18. Tip Over

    Tip Over Whoopsie!

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    Fail or win for the Cushmans?
  19. lxmary

    lxmary Dirty Girl

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    I am the girl from Wisconsin who hooked D up with that awesome bendy bondage chick. :D
    Now let's convince Dog to stick around and visit WI again when the lakes freeze... :freaky
  20. HooliKen

    HooliKen Awesome is a flavor

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    I give them a WIN for wearing more gear than the average cruiser rider we see.

    FAIL for the highway pegs..................on the scooter.