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2013 - Thursday 7th November.
Well, it's finally here. The new/replacement bike has arrived.
Mark spent today running around organising the blue slip and insurance for me; while I was out there slaving away making the money to allow us more tripping around. lol
Tomorrow, off to RMS to get it registered, and put the old plates on the new bike :)
Still got some healing to do, but nothing that going to stop me grabbing whatever opportunity I can. Just some tendon damage in the R ankle,...
2013 - Sunday, 19th May :eek: Had my first "off".
I was really enjoying the ride towards Dartmouth; starting to push myself a little harder & got the adrenalin pumping. One of the guys pulled in to the Lookout on Lockhart Gap Rd; hubby was behind me & we had intercoms, so I told him I'd keep going & they could catch up.
Shortly after, trying to negotiate a RH bend, went a little wide on "the bend with a bad camber" - so the cop told me later... and that was it, low-sided... all over red...
2011 marked the start of the addiction - first purchase was a Kymco Super 8 scooter. Bought as cheap transport to and from work. Started riding with a group of locals, tripping around the countryside... and caught the bug.
2012 upgraded to a motorbike. Who would've thought that I'd ever be riding motorbikes. Bought a Daelim VJF250 - this will do while I learn the ropes. Well, the addiction took a hold.
We've tripped around quite a bit; loaded up with luggage and all. Off around the local...