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Netrider Trivia

Discussion in 'General Motorcycling Discussion' at netrider.net.au started by Guest, Jan 29, 2006.

  1. Havent seen any similar thread so I'm starting this one.

    Its a good way to learn more about your fellow netrider :wink:
    All info is optional of course :grin:

    1. Name (Last name optional)
    Kishy Jamaica.

    2. Location.
    Dandenong 30km S/E Melb

    3. Occupation.
    Customer Admistration (RACV Insurance).

    4. Marital Status.
    Married, 3 kids.

    5. Current Ride/s.
    99 Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja.

    6. Years Riding.
    < 1yr



    7. Movies.
    The Green Mile, Shawshank Redemption.

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    Tupac, 50 Cent, Ja Rule.

    9. Interests.
    Women, Property Investing, Reading True Crime & Forums (of course!)

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    Violence against Women & Discrimination

    11. Nationality.
    Dad - Carribbean, Mum - Mauritian, Brother & I - London
    Sister - Melbourne
     
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  3. 1. Name (Last name optional)
    Paul

    2. Location.
    Wollongong NSW

    3. Occupation.
    IT Consultant, among other things :grin:

    4. Marital Status.
    Married for 32 years, two children daughter 26 and son 22

    5. Current Ride/s.
    The mighty '98 Blue 600 Hornet

    6. Years Riding.
    31

    7. Movies.
    Bladerunner, On Any Sunday

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    Jimmy Buffett, Joan Baez, Bob Dylan, pre-20th century classical (can't stand atonal junk)

    9. Interests.
    Motorcycles, fishing, photography.

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    Humourless people

    11. Nationality.
    6th generation Australian, ggg-grandfather came to Australia as a free settler in 1802, he's buried outside the front door of the Ebenezer Presbyterian Church in Wilberforce, N.S.W.
     
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    1. Name
    Michael

    2. Location.
    Liverpool NSW

    3. Occupation.
    Army

    4. Marital Status.
    Single

    5. Current Ride/s.
    Black yammy R6

    6. Years Riding.
    1 year

    7. Movies.
    Sin City, Kill Bills, Fight Club

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    Anything Metal(Metallica,Trivium, Killswitch Engage, In flames, Bullet for my valentine, Children of bodom, Opeth, Nightwish, Parkway drive, etc.)

    9. Interests.
    Sports bikes, Cars(v8 falcons/commodores, 60s mustangs),Kickboxing, Guitar(even tho i suck :p ),sport on tv(cricket, footy, tennis, v8s, motogp), arguing on netrider and taking things to heart..


    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    Pop, rnb and rap music that is inescapable no matter where i go!, Gutless criminals in sydney, People who live in aus who cant speak fcuking english, Smee :p (jokes)

    Goal In Life
    Find me gorgeous girl and have a son and a daughter, own a nice house in wodonga in viccie with a massive backyard and a garage consisting of a new gt falcon, a 65 mustang, nice ski boat and a new duke :grin:. No too much to ask for surely :p
     
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    1. Name (Last name optional)
    Paul

    2. Location.
    Wallan

    3. Occupation.
    Branch Manager.

    4. Marital Status.
    Married

    5. Current Ride/s.
    05 ZX12R

    6. Years Riding.
    20 months

    7. Movies.
    Terminator, Forrest Gump

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    Phil Collins, AC/DC, Most top 40

    9. Interests.
    AFL, Go Roos ! gardening and of course my bike.

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    People who dont clean up after themselves.
     
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    1. Name
    Josh

    2. Location.
    Wollongong, NSW

    3. Occupation.
    Student/It Help/Storeman
    4. Marital Status.
    Long-term Relationship

    5. Current Ride/s.
    Black ZZR-250 (thanks Mik)

    6. Years Riding.
    6 Months

    7. Movies.
    Fight Club, Shawshank Redemption, Band of Brothers, The Airmen of Tuskegee,

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    Anything that can get the head bopping, foot tapping, soul stirring, mind thinking, body shaking.

    9. Interests.
    Motorbikes, Cars, Motorsport racing, Tennis, Grid Girls, road trips, hanging with mates and spending time with the Girlfriend!

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    Racial Abuse, Corporate greed, non compasionate people, The overwhelming poverty that still exists and people refuse to address.

    11. Nationality.
    Dad- Australian (PNG born) Mum - Australia and Me- Australian
     
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  7. 1. Name.
    Leo Wings.

    2. Location.
    Tullamarine. Vic.

    3. Occupation.
    Despatch Manager/IT Admin.

    4. Marital Status.
    Engaged.

    5. Current Ride/s.
    05 Bandit 1200s Black.

    6. Years Riding.
    8 Years (Road).

    7. Movies.
    Top Secret, Naked Gun, Singles, Trainspotting

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    Anything that's good from metal to dance. A few favorite artist would be Therapy?, Tool, You Am I, George Michael, Pet Shop Boys, Faith No More. Oh and my band Life Imitating (www.lifeimitating.com) "Plug, Hehe"

    9. Interests.
    Motorbikes, Computers, Drumming, Recording Studio Hobbyist, On-Line gaming, Aviation, Eating and Sleeping.

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    Rude/Bad customer service (any industry), People that don't know how to drive.

    11. Nationality.
    Father - Dutch, Mother - Italian, Me - Australian.
     
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  8. 1. Name.
    David Ferguson

    2. Location.
    Camberwell. Vic.

    3. Occupation.
    Woolworths liquor warehouse. Studying to be a personal trainer

    4. Marital Status.
    Short term relationship (seeing someone for a week now if that counts haha)

    5. Current Ride/s.
    88 kawasaki gpx250r (currently undergoing minor work for rwc). Also my 91 ford ltd gangsta/pimp car which i love haha

    6. Years Riding.
    got my l's 2 weeks ago, rode for about 6 years as a kid (dirt/paddock)

    7. Movies.
    Sin City, 21 grams, american beauty, lost in translation, top gun, dude where's my car?, godfather 1 and 2, scarface, star wars trilogy, donnie darko, prob bout a million more

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    trance, progresive house, happy hardcore, some current and older rock. love bt, pvd, oakenfold, tiesto, orbital, genesis, fleetwood mac, nin.. hate most top 40

    9. Interests.
    Motorbikes, cars- spesh euro performance stuff and a lot of older euro stuff and muscle cars, bodybuilding/weight training, raves, girls, food, movies, good music,

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    having to listen to the fox at work.. dealing with the general public...

    11. Nationality.
    Father - skip, Mother - skip, Me - skip (scottish on both sides waay back)
     
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  9. 1. Name (Last name optional)
    Michael

    2. Location.
    Doncaster

    3. Occupation.
    Student Bludger/Factory Hand

    4. Marital Status.
    Single

    5. Current Ride/s.
    '91 CBR250RR (Tricolour w/Yellow wheels)

    6. Years Riding.
    7 Months

    7. Movies.
    Terminator, Die Hard, Team America, Rambo, Rocky, Dumb & Dumber, Zoolander (Anything except mushy kissy movies)

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    Metal, Hard rock, Rock, 80's Pop/Rock (GNR, Metallica, Def Leppard, Bon Jovi, Skid Row, Whitesnake, Aerosmith, Crue, The Darkness etc....)

    9. Interests.
    Bikes, Cars, Movies, AFL, Comp Games & Heaps of other stuff i can't think of right now........

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    Rudeness, Messy People, Sickos

    11. Nationality.
    Dad - Sri Lankan/Aussie, Mum - Aussie, Me - Aussie
     
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  10. This is so just a plot to find people who are single and looking :p

    1. Name.
    Eswen :p

    2. Location.
    Fairfield vic

    3. Occupation.
    In an IT traineeship, Waitress, Hostess, Waitress (different place), advertising, art.

    4. Marital Status.
    dating

    5. Current Ride/s.
    1992 kawasaki gpx250

    6. Years Riding.
    bout 9 months

    7. Movies.
    acting contracts pending

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    most anything. alternative, indie.

    9. Interests.
    bikes, studying, internet, gaming, getting new jobs :LOL:

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    people who bite or pick their nails. Dickheads, exs, druggies, fakers, cheater, liars, people to beat their spouses. exs who are all of the above? yeah they piss me off too :p

    11. Nationality.
    european/australian back to the first fleet on my dads side, australia/european/american on my mothers.
     
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  11. 1. Name.
    Stookie

    2. Location.
    Kew,Vic

    3. Occupation.
    Pro-Audio Manager (Billy hyde Music) freelance Composer for Film, Audio engineer.

    4. Marital Status.
    Ask Lil

    5. Current Ride/s.
    The might Hornet....250

    6. Years Riding.
    6 months

    7. Movies.
    Leon, Fight Club, anything Scottish

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    Glitch electronica, Air, Beatwife,

    9. Interests.
    Software beta testing, pushing the boundaries of Audio, hacking. Riding my bike and spending time with my girl.

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    People like Nipsticz

    11. Nationality.
    200% pure Scottish , No biological parents (that Ive met) grew up the hard way.
     
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  12. 1. Kate
    2. I manage a curtain and blind shop.
    3. Live in greensborough
    4. Married to shaun and have 2 kids ( 14 & 15)
    5. I ride a ZX6R ( multicoloured!) and VTR 1000 (when I can snatch it from Shaun)
    6. Got my first bike when I was 13. That was 23 years ago.
    7. Love comedy films esp. Woody Allen, Steve Martin Eddie Murphy and Will Ferrell.
    8. Bruce Springsteen is my one true love.And Robbie for his body.mmmmm
    9. My main interest apart from the bike, Shaun and the kids and my 3 kitties, is channel surfing.
    9. Im part Irish and Pom ( how original) and a bit of Polish thrown in for good measure.
     
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  13. 1. Name
    Jason

    2. Location.
    Mordialloc, Vic

    3. Occupation.
    IT Consultant

    4. Marital Status.
    Married, almost 3 yrs. Bun in the oven :)

    5. Current Ride/s.
    Yammy FZ6S

    6. Years Riding.
    10+ yrs

    7. Movies.
    Blues Brothers

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    Jazz: Fusion and Smooth

    9. Interests.
    Motorbikes (Derrr!), Outdoors, water skiing

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    Idiots

    11. Nationality.
    Aus
     
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  14. 1. Tina
    2. Vertical & Cableway Rescue Instructor
    3. Live in Cairns Qld
    4. Single
    5. Ride a 2000 R6
    6. Been riding about 3 1/2 years
    7. Love Vampire Movies
    8. Pretty much anything except for Gospel and country music.
    9. Bikes, Gym Junkie, Moto GP
    10. People who purposely go against using common sense, and people who like to waste my time.
    11. Moms Chinese, Dads Austrian, I'm Aussie born.
     
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    1. Name
    Geoff

    2. Location.
    Castlemaine, Vic.

    3. Occupation.
    Depot Manager

    4. Marital Status.
    Long Term Relationship - 1 child

    5. Current Ride/s.
    Kawasaki ZRX1200R, Moto Guzzi V11 Le Mans, Yamaha Diversion 900

    6. Years Riding.
    24 on the road. 8 off road before that.

    7. Movies.
    Star Trek: The Wrath of Khan
    The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring
    Highlander

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    eclectic taste in music :)

    9. Interests.
    Motorbikes, Computers, Reading, Amateur Astronomy, Amateur Radio.

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    VB, Uncaring people, Collingwood, speeding tickets

    11. Nationality
    Aussie for about 5 generations back on both sides.
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  16. 1. Name
    Unless you're my mother, it's Macca.. :p

    2. Location.
    Safety Beach/Crib Point, Vic

    3. Occupation.
    Network Engineer/Sysadmin

    4. Marital Status.
    Attached

    5. Current Ride/s.
    VTR250, VR BT1 Commodore, '78 Range Rover (about to be replaced with a 60 series Landcruiser).

    6. Years Riding.
    Legally, 5 months. Otherwise, ~15 years.

    7. Movies.
    Apocalypse Now (Redux), Full Metal Jacket, Madagascar.

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    Anything. I like covers of others work (i.e. Little Kitty - 6 months in a leaky boat)

    9. Interests.
    Motorbikes, Rock Climbing, Muay Thai, Computers, Rallycross

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    Being on restrictions, Commonwealth Bank

    11. Nationality.
    Australian by 3 generations, Scottish further back.
     
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  17. 1. Jen
    2. Hadfield Vic
    3. Trade Broker/ Customer Service
    4. Attached
    5. Kawasaki ZZR 250
    6. Since November 05
    7. A Hell of a lot but love Shawshank Redemption, Band of Brothers... List goes on
    8. Anything I can sing badly to in the shower or at work.
    9. Sports, Movies, Bikes, The Tropics
    10. Got a few of em
    11. Australian going back a few generations... Anglo before then
     
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  18. 1. Name (Last name optional)
    Luke

    2. Location.
    Plenty, VIC (NE Melbourne)

    3. Occupation.
    Teacher, TAFE, Computer Systems Engineering

    4. Marital Status.
    Married, 1 Kid

    5. Current Ride/s.
    '96 Suzuki GSX750F

    6. Years Riding.
    +/-15

    7. Movies.
    hmmm... Don't see many movies. Maybe Austin Powers, or something from Monty Python. ...ooh - and Excalibur

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    I dig rock, blues and some Jazz. Currently play in an original band doing some rock and blues. I play bass ;)

    9. Interests.
    Motorbikes, Computers, Photography, Playing bass in my band, music, my wife and kid, riding (push)bikes on and off road, kayaking, archery, gardening, fishing...

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    Tailgaters

    11. Nationality.
    Australian. Family has been here around 160 years. Came off the boat from Germany on one side, and England the other.

    :)

    ;)

    :p
     
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  19. 1. Name (Last name optional)
    Randall
    2. Location.
    Craigieburn

    3. Occupation.
    Analyst/Programmer

    4. Marital Status.
    Married with three kids

    5. Current Ride/s.
    2002 forearm crutch, VT Commodore.

    6. Years Riding.
    < 1yr

    7. Movies.
    Alien trilogy, Terminator trilogy, Gladiator, Chronicles of Riddick, LOTR basically anything Sci Fi or Sword and sandal/scorcery.

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    Heavy metal like Iron Maiden, Queensryche, Grinspoon, AC/DC, Manowar, mainstream punk like Green Day, and classical - prior to the 18th century.

    9. Interests.
    Hanging out with my familiy, motorbikes, watching sport, history, strategy games, dropping tools on the garage floor, weight training, pets.

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    Predjudices, drivers who 'don't see' motorcyclists.

    11. Nationality.
    Skippy, but ancestors are french, pom + scot.
     
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  20. 1. Name
    Jeff

    2. Location.
    Narre North

    3. Occupation.
    Warehouse Manager

    4. Marital Status.
    Yep 31yrs

    5. Current Ride/s.
    05 ZZR600

    6. Years Riding.
    5 on - 23 off + 2 back on again

    7. Movies.
    Nothing Special prefer a good comedy

    8. Genre &/or Artists.
    early american blues (Muddy Waters, Blind Blake)
    60's Australian rock, (the Loved Ones, Madderlake)
    Cream, (still have Disreali Gears on vinyl)

    9. Interests.
    Rockclimbing, Parasailing and Scuba diving..OK..OK..truth.. reading about bikes, riding bikes and my grandson.

    10. Dislikes/Pet hates.
    Posers, Purple Commodores, and bad Whisky

    11. Nationality.
    born a pom, naturalised an Aussie, but the union jack comes out for the cricket.
     
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