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Offline ChrisMann

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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #220 on: September 13, 2017, 09:17:38 am »
I really hope we can do a mass delivery of his bike. I would not want to miss it. I really want to meet this kid and see his face and tears of joy.

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How old is your son? Don't know you, but know you wish to one day buy him a bike like this. My son is spending every weekend on his KX85 and every time I think of you.

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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #221 on: September 13, 2017, 09:56:22 am »
I'll be there  :thumleft:
 

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« Reply #222 on: September 13, 2017, 10:06:49 pm »
I'll be there
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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #223 on: September 14, 2017, 05:18:55 am »
Bliksem this really fantastic, can't believe I missed this thread.

You guys are so awesome. :thumleft:

Please post us some pics, it would be great to see.
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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #224 on: September 14, 2017, 05:56:31 am »
would have loved to see this handover,bigup to all the dogs that made it happen :thumleft: :thumleft:
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« Reply #225 on: September 14, 2017, 06:07:34 am »
Nice one guys. I will do my best to be there.

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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #226 on: September 14, 2017, 07:51:14 am »
Just read this thread from start to finish and the generosity of everyone involved is mind boggling. Huge thumbs up to everyone.
 
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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #227 on: September 14, 2017, 09:36:49 am »
This story reminds me of when I was around 12 or 13 and had a little 50cc which I would ride in the veld behind us and tinker with, this attracted a kid from the area and he would come around often and ask questions and Ooh and Aah about the bike quite enthusiatically, after a while i asked him which school he went to and he replied that he did not as he was sick, I did'nt see him for a while and later found out he had passed away !
I dont believe in re-incarnation but if its true I hope that he comes back and is gifted something like this kid you guys are helping out so generously  :thumleft:
Very funny Mr Geller can i please get my bike back
 
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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #228 on: September 14, 2017, 10:50:07 am »
I missed the thread!
Great guys! Great!

Wish i was in SA to attend the handover!
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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #229 on: September 14, 2017, 04:06:45 pm »
I chatted to Graham Hedgecock this morning about Velcro and he has offered to give him a few free training sessions including the basics. For those who don't who who Graham is, he's WCs top Enduro rider and heads the National Junior Enduro series. Velcro will be styling in no time  ;D :thumleft:

He might also be blessed with a pair of Boots & Helmet, I'm just waiting for confirmation of sizes  :thumleft:

Incredible how this simple request has snowballed, I can't help but be blown away by it, it puts a stupid grin on my face every time I think about it  ;D
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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #230 on: September 14, 2017, 04:22:00 pm »
Please take plenty of pics - would've loved to be there!
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« Reply #231 on: September 14, 2017, 05:03:38 pm »
I chatted to Graham Hedgecock this morning about Velcro and he has offered to give him a few free training sessions including the basics. For those who don't who who Graham is, he's WCs top Enduro rider and heads the National Junior Enduro series. Velcro will be styling in no time  ;D :thumleft:

He might also be blessed with a pair of Boots & Helmet, I'm just waiting for confirmation of sizes  :thumleft:

Incredible how this simple request has snowballed, I can't help but be blown away by it, it puts a stupid grin on my face every time I think about it  ;D

You know  Buff and if you did nothing , nothing would have happened.  He will never forget you !!
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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #232 on: September 14, 2017, 06:51:29 pm »
I chatted to Graham Hedgecock this morning about Velcro and he has offered to give him a few free training sessions including the basics. For those who don't who who Graham is, he's WCs top Enduro rider and heads the National Junior Enduro series. Velcro will be styling in no time  ;D :thumleft:

He might also be blessed with a pair of Boots & Helmet, I'm just waiting for confirmation of sizes  :thumleft:

Incredible how this simple request has snowballed, I can't help but be blown away by it, it puts a stupid grin on my face every time I think about it  ;D

You know  Buff and if you did nothing , nothing would have happened.  He will never forget you !!
I think  that's what Buff is worried about.
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« Reply #233 on: September 15, 2017, 05:22:26 am »
Can't wait for the weekend, even though I can't be there. Take lots of pics, his reaction will be priceless!!!

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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #234 on: September 15, 2017, 07:00:45 am »
Can't wait for the weekend, even though I can't be there. Take lots of pics, his reaction will be priceless!!!

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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #235 on: September 15, 2017, 08:31:44 am »
Voorlopig sal ek ook daar wees. 

Dis nou as ek deur die trane kan sien.  :'(

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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #236 on: September 15, 2017, 02:20:16 pm »
Velcro's Saturday got a little better (if that's possible) wth a full set of used kit donated by a mate of mine, Daniel Forsyth. It's the right colour as well  ;D
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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #237 on: September 15, 2017, 03:07:47 pm »
Die storie raak net beter  :thumleft:

Sien uit na more se "hand over"
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« Reply #238 on: September 15, 2017, 03:12:30 pm »
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Re: Project bike for bike crazy neighbourhood kid?
« Reply #239 on: September 15, 2017, 05:20:04 pm »
Velcro gaan more aand nie kan slaap nie :thumleft:

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