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P's test tomor

Discussion in 'New Riders and Riding Tips' at netrider.net.au started by likuid, Jul 16, 2007.

  1. booked in. for a 2 day course. first time ever riding a bike with gears, going through q-ride.. pretty excited. any tips?

  2. Yay another townsville kid!

    Who are you going with? Rising sun Honda, or Stay Upright?

    Qride is fairly easy, honestly i think NSW's L's test is just as hard.

    If you are going through rising sun, their 2 day course is for the complete novice, jamie and rob will look after you, and their cb250's are easy to ride. I need to head down to honda tomorrow to pick myself up a new clutch handle. I might see you putting around.

    You will be tested on a few things, slalom, slow riding and figure 8. Slalom is fairly easy, slow riding can be tricky to get used to, and the figure 8 is broad enough for a goldwing to get around.

    Best advice, take it easy and relax, you dont look cool on a motorbike when you are too tense.
  3. yeah rising sun honda. should be good. may see you there eh. many other younger riders around townsville?
  4. I know a few people that ride, some of them are twats tho. I'm only just starting to ride again after having an off a while ago, and i found a guy named luke on the cbr250.com forums (he got his license about 3 weeks ago), and he seems keen to get a few riders together. I'll PM you my msn/email to keep in touch, because its always nice to have a few other riders around when you first start.
  5. woot. got my P's now gotta find a bike and some riding gear
  6. Congrats!

    I also went for mine today (nsw though) and passed. Was alright. I actually done better then i thought i would. Just missed a head check. Went on the cbr250rr and all. finally stress less now. Pay the rta more fees as well.