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Offline Andyg

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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3020 on: August 24, 2020, 09:28:14 pm »
@mtr89. We come up that way fairly often. PM me is you would like to be added to our whatsapp ride group. No extreme riding

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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3021 on: August 24, 2020, 09:30:21 pm »
Lekker pics. You sold my wife at the horse ones cause we have 5 here at home :ricky:
 

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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3022 on: August 26, 2020, 06:43:25 pm »
This road was short but quiet, with not a soul on it but some horses.
Thereís a new big house that was recently built on your right that you had just passed in this pic. Just before that house there is an awesome D-road to your left goes through some awesome forest sections.


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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3023 on: August 26, 2020, 06:49:25 pm »
@mtr89. We come up that way fairly often. PM me is you would like to be added to our whatsapp ride group. No extreme riding

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Any such groups up in GP?


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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3024 on: August 26, 2020, 08:09:16 pm »
This road was short but quiet, with not a soul on it but some horses.
Thereís a new big house that was recently built on your right that you had just passed in this pic. Just before that house there is an awesome D-road to your left goes through some awesome forest sections.


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@jivins58 , I could see the house you were talking about. Also, i know the road you are talking about. There are some lekker dirt roads out there in the Midlands
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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3025 on: August 26, 2020, 08:49:45 pm »
@mtr89 get in touch with @Andyg. I have recently got in touch with him and have joined him before for a ride. He is always riding. He goes through big effort to make sure the rides happen.

I work in forestry so I know a lot of d roads in the area and know the area well that you were riding in.


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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3026 on: August 27, 2020, 10:57:42 am »
@mtr89 get in touch with @Andyg. I have recently got in touch with him and have joined him before for a ride. He is always riding. He goes through big effort to make sure the rides happen.

I work in forestry so I know a lot of d roads in the area and know the area well that you were riding in.


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How does Forestry in general see dual sport bikers (licensed machines) ? It seems it varies from say a Mondi to a Sappi and in different areas of the country.
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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3027 on: August 27, 2020, 11:21:54 am »
Any such groups up in GP?
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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3028 on: August 27, 2020, 02:18:42 pm »
Bronberrik, Centurion.
Iím on a group of a few wild dogs, but they like the ruff stuff and are very experienced riders that do not pillion.


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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3029 on: August 27, 2020, 02:46:55 pm »
I've been away last week for a short 3 day trip in the Lowveld, but couldn't ride all the technical stuff I wanted too, because my "guest" liked the easy stuff (and local bars) just a tad too much...

When I got home my wife sensed that I needed gravel, cancelled all her clients for the day, and insisted that we go riding some quiet dusty roads.
...still didn't do any technical stuff with her as pillion but, it sort of fixed the withdrawal symptoms...
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Here's something for the guys who are wondering what the current state of Breedsnek is. Very easy and doable with pillion and "snakeskin" Pirelli MT90's

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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3030 on: August 27, 2020, 05:10:33 pm »
Bronberrik, Centurion.
Iím on a group of a few wild dogs, but they like the ruff stuff and are very experienced riders that do not pillion.


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Contact Frederick also known as (Freak) on the klr clan Pretoria group on Facebook. Very nice group, has done some rides with pillions joining, not rushing, and lots of fun. Let me know if you don't come right 0799250721
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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3031 on: August 27, 2020, 05:19:53 pm »
Bronberrik, Centurion.
Iím on a group of a few wild dogs, but they like the ruff stuff and are very experienced riders that do not pillion.


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Contact Frederick also known as (Freak) on the klr clan Pretoria group on Facebook. Very nice group, has done some rides with pillions joining, not rushing, and lots of fun. Let me know if you don't come right 0799250721
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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3032 on: August 27, 2020, 08:08:05 pm »
@mtr89 get in touch with @Andyg. I have recently got in touch with him and have joined him before for a ride. He is always riding. He goes through big effort to make sure the rides happen.

I work in forestry so I know a lot of d roads in the area and know the area well that you were riding in.


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How does Forestry in general see dual sport bikers (licensed machines) ? It seems it varies from say a Mondi to a Sappi and in different areas of the country.
@sidetrack, i stick to the D roads. I don't think the forestry guys would be stoked on bikes riding through their plantations. Fortunately, a lot of these d roads run through forestry areas
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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3033 on: August 27, 2020, 10:19:50 pm »
@mtr89 get in touch with @Andyg. I have recently got in touch with him and have joined him before for a ride. He is always riding. He goes through big effort to make sure the rides happen.

I work in forestry so I know a lot of d roads in the area and know the area well that you were riding in.


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How does Forestry in general see dual sport bikers (licensed machines) ? It seems it varies from say a Mondi to a Sappi and in different areas of the country.
@sidetrack, i stick to the D roads. I don't think the forestry guys would be stoked on bikes riding through their plantations. Fortunately, a lot of these d roads run through forestry areas
Thatís exactly right. Canít go on the forest owners properties. But if the D road runs through them then itís all good.


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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3034 on: August 28, 2020, 03:13:11 pm »
Friday solo breakfast run (to Parys)
 

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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3035 on: August 28, 2020, 03:22:19 pm »
Friday solo breakfast run (to Parys)
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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3036 on: August 29, 2020, 02:26:06 pm »
Same place as a few thousand others this morning





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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3037 on: August 30, 2020, 02:41:51 pm »
Lots of snow on the mountain tops around us so the dirt / mud roads to Bonnievale called.
 

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« Reply #3038 on: August 30, 2020, 02:45:34 pm »
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Re: Where has your bike taken you today?
« Reply #3039 on: August 30, 2020, 02:54:53 pm »
Chris hy loop vir my op sy lekkerste op so 80-90.
Dis maar wat ons ry as die XR kie by is in elk veval.