Rider Bio's and Trip info

Discussion in 'Trip Planning' started by bmast, Sep 6, 2007.

  1. bmast

    bmast Adventurer

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2007
    Oddometer:
    40
    Location:
    Red Hook, NYC
    I've been thumbing through the Adventure Motorcycling Handbook wishing there were more adventure rider bio's. Thought I should post the requested onfo for us to fill out, as much or as little as you'd like. I'm sure many of us will find this helpful. Thanks.

    Name:
    Year of Birth:
    Occupation:
    Nationality:
    Previous Travels:
    Bike Travels:

    This trip:
    Trip Duration:
    Departure Date:
    Number in group:
    Distance covered:

    Best Day:
    Worst Day:
    Favorite Place:
    Biggest Headache:
    Biggest Mistake:
    Pleasant Surprise:
    Any Illness:
    Cost of Trip:
    Other Trips Planned:

    Bike Model:
    Age, Milage:
    Modifications:
    Wish You'd Done...
    Tires Used:
    Punctures:
    Type of Baggage:

    Bike's week point:
    Strong Points:
    Bike Problems:
    Accidents:
    Same Bike Again:
    Any Advice:
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  2. VelvtRide

    VelvtRide i can haz a motrsykle?

    Joined:
    Mar 24, 2003
    Oddometer:
    25,637
    Location:
    Central California
    Name: VelvtRide (Heidi)
    Year of Birth: 1969
    Occupation: Marketing Director for offroad events
    Nationality: USA
    Previous Travels: Canada/Mexico/USA
    Bike Travels: USA/Mexico

    This trip: N/A
    Trip Duration:
    Departure Date:
    Number in group:
    Distance covered:

    Best Day: N/A
    Worst Day:
    Favorite Place:
    Biggest Headache:
    Biggest Mistake:
    Pleasant Surprise:
    Any Illness:
    Cost of Trip:
    Other Trips Planned: Mex/Belize/Guat winter 2007

    Bike Model: '05 F650GS
    Age, Milage: 2 yrs/35k miles
    Modifications: Heated seat, J & M audio comm/GPS/Bar risers/Wunderlich windscreen/Fastway pegs
    Wish You'd Done: Bar backs
    Tires Used: Tourance/Anakee
    Punctures: None
    Type of Baggage: System cases/Soft Tail pack/Tankbag

    Bike's weak point: Ground clearance/weight
    Strong Points: Durable
    Bike Problems: Engine failure @ 33k
    Accidents: 2 drops, one get off(layed it over @ 10mph)
    Same Bike Again: Yes!
    Any Advice: It's not a fast bike
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  3. bmast

    bmast Adventurer

    Joined:
    Jul 8, 2007
    Oddometer:
    40
    Location:
    Red Hook, NYC
    Name: Bruce
    Year of Birth: 1971
    Occupation: Art Director
    Nationality: American
    Previous Travels: Europe, South America
    Bike Travels: NYC>Montreal

    This trip: NYC > Tierra Del Fuego
    Trip Duration: 3 months
    Departure Date: Oct. 08
    Number in group: ?
    Distance covered:

    Best Day:
    Worst Day:
    Favorite Place:
    Biggest Headache:
    Biggest Mistake:
    Pleasant Surprise:
    Any Illness:
    Cost of Trip:
    Other Trips Planned:

    Bike Model:
    Age, Milage:
    Modifications:
    Wish You'd Done...
    Tires Used:
    Punctures:
    Type of Baggage:

    Bike's week point:
    Strong Points:
    Bike Problems:
    Accidents:
    Same Bike Again:
    Any Advice:
    #3