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Offline KiLRoy

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« Reply #20 on: February 11, 2007, 06:18:45 pm »
RA is a great mate and regular Kriges comrade - bad news, hope for the best.  Give a shout were we can be of assistance.  Speedy recovery.  

Werner and Johan, plse keep us updated.

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« Reply #21 on: February 11, 2007, 06:25:50 pm »
Very bad news :(
best of luck and hope you recover well RedAdv

many thanks to the forum members who brought it to our attention and those who helped
 

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« Reply #22 on: February 11, 2007, 06:28:45 pm »
Eeeish man, get well

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« Reply #23 on: February 11, 2007, 08:44:28 pm »
:shock:  Oh no, not again.  :(  I hate these threads.  :(  How did it happen?
 

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« Reply #24 on: February 11, 2007, 10:23:02 pm »
If my heart is gonna brek like this every weekend, i'm not gonna make it :(

Best of luck to you RA, our prayers are with you.

To Werner and Johan, your the spirit of biking personified :D
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« Reply #25 on: February 11, 2007, 10:30:40 pm »
Really sorry to hear about this. Speedy recovery RA.

Good on ya to all who helped.
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« Reply #26 on: February 11, 2007, 10:56:42 pm »
Red Adv

SH1T not nice to hear. Hope you heal soon and well done to all those who helped....
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« Reply #27 on: February 12, 2007, 01:16:10 am »
Get well soon RA.
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« Reply #28 on: February 12, 2007, 06:37:57 am »
Sorry to hear about this incident, hope all goes well.
Keep us in touch with RA's progress, or organise him a laptop with a 3G card so he has something to do when he gets out of ICU.
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« Reply #29 on: February 12, 2007, 07:49:32 am »
Good Luck RA!  All the best luck and a speedy recovery!   :D
 

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« Reply #30 on: February 12, 2007, 07:58:16 am »
RA Get well soon..just remember it could always have been worse.

Think of the positive this means insurance will pay for a brand new bike and new gadgets AND everybody will be waiting on you hand and foot or "wrist and ankle" in your case.

Praying for a quick recovery.
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« Reply #31 on: February 12, 2007, 07:58:59 am »
Thanx to all responses
I spoke to RA yesterday-he sounds in good spirit, but pain is bad and breathing and talking is sore. Will print out this topic on forum and take to him.
Seeing a good and experienced rider like him go down in front of me on a straight piece of road is a mystery and the stuff that my nightmares have been made of for the past 2 nights. All I saw was a tankslap (caused by what I don't know yet) and the next second RA and bike was flying and sommersaulting in the road in front of me for what felt like endless- I was standing on my GS's ABS not to partake in ordeal- RA landed 100 meters from initial crash -site and the bike another 50 meters further in a dam of oil.
He was hurt bad, but lucky in many ways. That was the kind of fall that would kill most people.
His kit (helmet,gloves,jacket ) was completely destroyed, but protected him in a big way.THe kit was apparently not insured-what made me think -is mine and are yours??
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« Reply #32 on: February 12, 2007, 08:04:34 am »
Bad news. Speedy recovery and tons of support
 

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« Reply #33 on: February 12, 2007, 08:11:27 am »
hmm.. not a nice thread to start a monday morning off with.

Glad to hear RA is relatively OK, let's heat it for ATGATT!!!

Good on all the forum dudes for having sutch a great caring spirit.

RA... heal well and fast, real glad you can walk away with your life.. :)  8)
 

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« Reply #34 on: February 12, 2007, 08:15:59 am »
Jeez man that's bad news :cry:
sorry to hear that RedAdv, hope you recover completely, soon :flower:
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« Reply #35 on: February 12, 2007, 09:00:34 am »
Real sorry to hear RA. May you mend quick and get your butt into a brand new seat soon.
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« Reply #36 on: February 12, 2007, 10:14:35 am »
Best wishes for a speedy and full recovery.
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« Reply #37 on: February 12, 2007, 10:24:26 am »
Get well soon Big Reg.

Werner thanks for the call on Saturday evening.

I have had many calls subsequently all wishing and praying for a speedy recovery.

All the best from us all!!!
 

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« Reply #38 on: February 12, 2007, 11:43:53 am »
RA, hope all of our thoughts and prayers are channeled directly towards your speedy recovery. :shock:

Wishing you renewed health, and may it be speedy!!! :wink:
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« Reply #39 on: February 12, 2007, 11:55:52 am »
Sorry to hear of your misfortune

Hope you make a speedy recovery and are back in the saddle before you know it.

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