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Hi all. Newb from Bris

Discussion in 'Welcome Lounge' at netrider.net.au started by MeltingDOg, May 28, 2011.

  1. Hi all,

    Already jumped the gun and posted a few but I thought it would be good to do a formal intro.

    Just gotten into riding relatively recently actually when a friend bought a bike and did a week long trip with a small group and came back with all these stories. That and, I admit, I did watch the excellent series Long Way Round :)

    So, I got my learners took my mates bike for a bit of a spin and found I was hooked, bought a little GN250, got my restricted license and here I am!



    Am aiming to eventually upgrade to a more powerful bike I can take on long trips. Ultimate goal is to do a big trip in Mediterranean Europe, the US or South America...one day!
     
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  2. welcome newb.
    which area do you hail from??
     
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  3. Yes, welcome Melting.
     
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  4. Thanks! from Bardon
     
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  5. Lucky bugger! Good riding country, Bardon. Mt Cootha in particular, is delightful.
     
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  6. Ahh welcome. Sounds like a potential ironbutt / farriders candidate!

    I too am a relativly new rider. Spent about 6-7 years on a scooter, then got a 250 scoot. Finally got a real licence and just bought a new Sport tourer (Trumpy Sprint ST) a few weeks back which I have done 1600km on the last 2 weekends! You too are a goner, you will get hooked like I did!
     
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