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Discussion in 'Welcome Lounge' at netrider.net.au started by undad0g, Jun 9, 2011.

  1. Hey guys! I'm getting into biking after forty! No, no! Not a mid-life thingie...just something I always wanted to do, but, never had the time to, and even less money, to do so](*,). Got my learner's last year, and now am about to embark on a ten-hour Q-Ride training course8-[ - A birthday gift from my family! Hope to learn lots from you all!:biker:


     
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  2. G'day mate - Welcome back. Nice to have you along.
     
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  3. welcome bud

    10 hours?
     
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  4. Welcome and very unusual there lol..........usually a non riding family is all doom and gloom about motorbike.
     
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  5. .....too little....too much?
     
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  6. My parents were!
    But now that I have my OWN family, things have changed! LOL!!!
     
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  7. BTW, I'm working towards a BMW 1200GS.
     
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  8. nah the more training the better i say, never heard of a 10 hour training course though
     
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  9. It was recommended by the Instructor of the the course. He decides at the end if you have complied with all the rules and regulations as per QLD Transport .There isn't a set amount of hours. It fast-tracks your license process. One can choose as many or as little hours as you like. I guess it boils down to what you can afford.
     
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  10. Welcome mate.

    As Goz said, the more training the better........and the more you practice what you learn in the training the better.

    Enjoy!
     
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  11. Welcome to NR and welcome to riding. A lot of newbies here :)
     
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  12. An extra QLDer is always a welcome sight. Good luck with the course mate, hope to see you out there soon.
     
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  13. As everyone else has said welcome to Netrider, good luck with your qride and see you out on the road.
     
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  14. Thanks for all the "welcomes" guys!
     
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