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Good morning all

Discussion in 'Welcome Lounge' at netrider.net.au started by Jeo, Mar 4, 2007.

  1. Hi all,

    My name is a Joe and I'm a 19yr old uni student from Canberra.

    I started riding when I was around 9yrs old on a friend's pee wee 80 and progressed up to my own dr250, which I got for my 11th birthday. Stayed on that for a few years and it's still sitting outside in the garage come to think of it.

    I bought my first road bike about a month or so before I could get my L's, a Yamaha xz550. I then got my L's the day I turned 16+9months and rode home from the motor registry. The Yamaha stayed for the duration of my L's but was sold off shortly after I got my P's.

    After just over a year of being bike-less, I decided to change that situation. I sold my car and within 3hours was the proud new owner of a GSX750F.

    I've had the Suzuki for just over a year now and again, its time for a change. I'm looking to getting back into trail riding, selling my Suzuki and buying a smaller, cheaper road bike as a daily rider.



    I found netrider through a friend and thought it would be a great way to meet other like minded people.

    Thanks all,
    Joe
     
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  2. Christ! We really can field a team now.

    Welcome. The Canberra people here are pretty active, we have a coffee meet every fortnight (next one is Monday week) and at least some of us head out for a ride nearly every weekend.
     
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  3. welcome to nr from a fellow canberran well kind of :grin:

    yeah as haggis said coffe nights every fortnight, and most of us are up for a ride or have a ride in the planning most weekends
     
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  4. "Welcome to Joe's Apartment...", oops, sorry, wrong song. Welcome to Netrider :).
     
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  5. thanks guys

    I'm working most weekends at the moment, but I'm sure I can take up the coffee offer sometime in the not to distant future.
     
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  6. next coffee night is the 12th hope to see you there
     
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  7. Yo Joe, welcome and all that, good to see we've got another canberrian.
     
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  8. canberran wedge canberran :LOL:
     
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  9. Whatever man :grin: I dont think where i live even has a name :LOL:
     
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  10. lol yeah well i think theres a few of us that dont qualify as canberrans
     
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  11. hi joe, remember that time i babysat you ???? :rofl:
     
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  12. Welcome Joe
     
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