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Greetings! New rider.

Discussion in 'Welcome Lounge' at netrider.net.au started by jimmy_g, May 12, 2010.

  1. Hey guys and girls,

    New member/rider (signed up ages ago but never posted!).

    Yesterday I got my L's after talking about it for the last 4 years! Did a 2 day course at HART Kilsyth, great guys btw.

    Waiting on the call today to say that my bike is ready to pick up - VERY excited! I'm a big fan of cruisers and have been ever since I saw Easy Rider as a young kid. I ended up buying a new 2010 Yamaha VXS650 Custom. A very spur of the moment purchase last week on my lunch break, but couldn't be happier.

    Love choppers and bobbers so figured this would be a great basis to customize (after riding for a few months).



    Keen to get out on some of the Vic L's days/nights to gain a bit more confidence on the road. I live inner city so kind of thrown into the deep end with traffic etc...

    Cheers!
    Jimmy
     
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  2. Good stuff bud, welcome to posting
     
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  3. Welcome aboard, and congrats on the great new bike.
     
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  4. Howdy, you were in the same course as me. Was great fun!

    Congrats on the bike, looks great!
     
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  5. Welcome aboard and congrats on the bike!
     
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  6. Haha small world on the internet!

    HART Kilsyth were great! Highly recommend them, pretty easy going bunch of guys and a 100% pass rate on the day. Thats a win!

    Got a bike lined up yet? :D
     
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  7. Greetings Jimmy! Welcome to the fray :D Congrats on the new cruiser *_* What a classy ride!
     
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  8. Welcome matey
     
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  9. Yep, the course was great!

    Sadly no bike as of yet, still need to work out my finances. :( Thinking I'll go back and do some practice sessions there soon so I don't get any rust while waiting.
     
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  10. As long you have the jist of it you should be fine. I didn't buy a bike till 2 months after I got my L's and slowly but steadily what you learned on the laerner course all comes back to you.
     
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