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Offline Lord Vader

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Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« on: June 14, 2011, 08:20:04 pm »
Went to see my mate in Wales last weekend.It always has been a dream of mine to do the Strata but the weather got to be right(i.e. no rain for a week or its a no go)
Well Saturday was the day :biggrin:

On our way to the beginning of the trail


The start was easy


A lot of crossings






lots of getting off the bike to check the best way



went along a dam for miles



 The start of the nightmare
3km in 3 hours













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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #1 on: June 14, 2011, 09:43:18 pm »
That looks wet and cold!!
Do you ever get used to all the rain?!!
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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #2 on: June 14, 2011, 09:53:07 pm »
Looks like you guys had a great muddy time
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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #3 on: June 14, 2011, 09:53:27 pm »
What a beautiful place to ride.

Btw - did you not know that the big beemer has a seriaaaas design fault when it comes to riding in mud?

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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #4 on: June 14, 2011, 09:56:01 pm »
Nice RR  :thumleft:
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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #5 on: June 14, 2011, 10:15:59 pm »
Very very cool  :thumleft:
 

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« Reply #6 on: June 15, 2011, 08:39:07 am »
A clean trip?  You did not even get dirty.   :imaposer:   :imaposer:  :imaposer:
 

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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #7 on: June 15, 2011, 09:31:11 am »
Good workout!! :)
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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #8 on: June 15, 2011, 09:59:44 am »
That looks wet and cold!!
Do you ever get used to all the rain?!!
Aemm when we arrived at the start of the trail it was 6'C ::)
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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #9 on: June 15, 2011, 10:01:04 am »
My home turf that  :biggrin:
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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #10 on: June 15, 2011, 10:04:17 am »
What a beautiful place to ride.

Btw - did you not know that the big beemer has a seriaaaas design fault when it comes to riding in mud?


A bit heavy?
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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #11 on: June 15, 2011, 07:42:09 pm »
What a beautiful place to ride.

Btw - did you not know that the big beemer has a seriaaaas design fault when it comes to riding in mud?


A bit heavy?

Yep its territory where a 200 is big enough  :biggrin:
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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #12 on: June 15, 2011, 07:51:17 pm »
some seriaas mud riding there!! looks nice :thumleft: last sunday I did some mud tracks with my MTB and must say I also had some great fun..
 

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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #13 on: June 15, 2011, 07:58:19 pm »
looks like you guys had a really great ride.
 

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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #14 on: June 17, 2011, 02:35:55 pm »
Awesome - Thanks for the report. :thumleft:
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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #15 on: June 18, 2011, 09:05:16 pm »
Nice report, looked like a serious workout for you guys. :thumleft:
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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #16 on: June 18, 2011, 09:19:58 pm »
nice pics and report
 

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« Reply #17 on: June 18, 2011, 09:30:46 pm »
Nice photos the GS has same problem with mud there as in SA  :D Thanks for posting.
 

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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #18 on: June 20, 2011, 06:22:47 am »
Thanks for sharing  :thumleft: :thumleft: :thumleft: :thumleft:
 

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Re: Off-Road on my GSA1200 on Strata Florida in Wales/UK
« Reply #19 on: June 22, 2011, 12:04:12 pm »
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