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The John Norwich Riders Corner In honour of our fellow moderator: John Norwich R.I.P. September 17th, 2014
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Old 10-09-2016, 02:30 PM   #4126
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Old 10-12-2016, 09:51 AM   #4127
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Does anyone know of a store where I can try on helmets, jackets and gloves that is close to South Van? Also what helmets would you guys suggest that's around 200 - 375?


Have you checked with Aaron at Modern to see what he has?


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Track days for new riders? Where to Start? Recommendations?
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Old 10-22-2016, 06:40 PM   #4132
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Pitt Meadows -> mission, Spiro does training at both locations
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You could always do the Advanced Rider training course first to learn on a smaller coned track with lots of runoff.



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Old 10-23-2016, 07:24 PM   #4134
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Thanks for the recommendations I will keep them in mind, how did it feel when you guys did track for the first time?
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Old 10-27-2016, 11:30 AM   #4135
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Thanks for the recommendations I will keep them in mind, how did it feel when you guys did track for the first time?
If you join Pitt Meadows you can join the beginner class and just learn technique. If you find yourself more advanced then you can be moved up a class. Just go with an open mind that you arent going the be the best there. Take your time to learn the bike and techniques.


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Where do you Triumph guys go for servicing that you can't DIY?
International Motorsports has basically told me they will only schedule a day for me to bring my bike in, but can't promise an actual day where it will be done.. ie, if I say I'll bring it in Friday, it will be done Saturday/Sunday.

I'm of the mind where I like to know exactly when my ride will be ready. Or is that not how it works in the non jap bike world and I should go fuck myself?
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Where do you Triumph guys go for servicing that you can't DIY?
International Motorsports has basically told me they will only schedule a day for me to bring my bike in, but can't promise an actual day where it will be done.. ie, if I say I'll bring it in Friday, it will be done Saturday/Sunday.

I'm of the mind where I like to know exactly when my ride will be ready. Or is that not how it works in the non jap bike world and I should go fuck myself?
I've seen Nikola at Moto Meccanica working on a buddies Triumph. You could try giving him a call. He's a Ducati master tech, shop is in Burnaby. Otherwise find Sunfighter on here and bug him about where he goes.
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So who scored any gear/parts for Black Friday? I personally didn't buy anything
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So who scored any gear/parts for Black Friday? I personally didn't buy anything
Got a pair of Forma Ice Pro boots at Modern at a really great price. Woodcraft case sliders for a bike I don't own yet on CL.

I was hoping to get a bunch of things but the deals were just a bit lukewarm. Still have another 5 months to go so no rush.
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Great pics Vexor!

Has anyone ever looked into electric motorcycles? saw this, Zero Electric Motorcycles - https://www.zeromotorcycles.com/motorcycles/

Looks interesting, the Tesla of motorcycles?


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picked this up over the weekend.. will be fun next year
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nice pics, I ride with Alex often... atleast when the weather was better.
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saw somebody out riding tonight..... -5 and black ice everywhere..... godspeed my friend!
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