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new rider from Wollongong, NSW.

Discussion in 'Welcome Lounge' at netrider.net.au started by sok, May 6, 2007.

  1. Hi everyone,

    I have been lurking these forums a while, and thought that I should introduce myself.

    I'm 23, Live and work in Wollongong, and and about to become a fellow motorbike rider! :grin:

    I have my motorbike L's, my riding gear (Helmet, Jacket, Gloves, Boots, Kevlar Jeans), all I need to do now is find a bike to buy!

    I'm having a bit of trouble due to not knowing much technically about bikes, and not having any mates who ride to help me look, I want to avoid buying a lemon :)

    So anyway, hello everyone, and hopefully you will see me on the road soon :p

  2. If you need a hand with the shopping, sok, I'm available :wink:

  3. welcome to netrider
  4. Congrats on th Ls, take Hornet up on his offer i've heard he's OK :LOL:
    Seriously though it cant hurt to have a second opinion and an experienced rider with you.
  5. Don't take Paul, you'll end up with a Hornet! :biker:
    Seriously, Paul knows a little bit about bikes!

    Regards, Andrew.
  6. Hiya sok and congrats on getting your L's!

    Good luck with the bike hunting :grin:
  7. here is a tip !
    stare at Hornet600s avatar for 10mins before you meet him !

    . . . . i bet ya 50 bucks you can't keep a straight face when you meet him ! :eek:
  8. If you see a big guy on a purple/black Across around Wollongong, wave to him for me.
  9. Welcome

    Plenty of LAMS choice and all the best in selecting a bike
  10. welcome to the forum..
  11. Thanks for the welcome everyone! :)

    Thanks for the offer hornet600, i just might take you up on that.