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by UKJeeper
Wed Jul 17, 2019 7:49 am
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: A photo you took, today
Replies: 7922
Views: 782343

Re: A photo you took, today

Spotted at work, squirrelled away at a client site, three examples of classic German bikes, none of which are 'Bavarian'...
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by UKJeeper
Tue Jul 16, 2019 9:26 pm
Forum: MEETS & RUNS
Topic: TRF Feedback.
Replies: 6
Views: 484

Re: TRF Feedback.

I went out, with you guys, on the 'intermediate' (middle line) group. Leader was on an older KTM (Sam?). Was a great ride out. You obviously checked out the route beforehand and made it very enjoyable.

Thanks for adding to a great weekend away.
by UKJeeper
Sun Jul 14, 2019 7:44 pm
Forum: ABR Festival 2019
Topic: Adventure bike Rider festival 2019
Replies: 26
Views: 1739

Re: Adventure bike festival

Loads to do, test rides to take (top tip, get to the manufacturer of choice an hour before booking opens) and decent number of vendors to shop from (though more vendors with larger stores would be nice) Was a great weekend. Fortunate enough to bump into Alun and shake his hand in appreciation. Cheer...
by UKJeeper
Sun Jul 14, 2019 4:49 pm
Forum: ADVENTURE BIKE RIDER
Topic: New Tenere 700
Replies: 76
Views: 8053

Re: New Tenere 700

"I noted coming back to the Yamaha stand one normal-sized bloke struggling to manoeuvre his T7 into place; one foot in the air, the other on tiptoe."


That was probably me.... :lol:

Though many others seemed to be affected...
by UKJeeper
Sun Jul 14, 2019 4:41 pm
Forum: WE LOVE PICS
Topic: A photo you took, today
Replies: 7922
Views: 782343

Re: A photo you took, today

Back home, after a weekend at the ABR festival. Spent this morning taking both the Africa Twin and Tenere around the off road trail, then the Tenere on the tarmac. (Had tarmac time on the AT yesterday). Liked both of them, despite being very different to ride. The AT is comfortable, 'familiar', but ...
by UKJeeper
Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:53 pm
Forum: ABR Festival 2019
Topic: ABR Festival 2019 - Who's Going
Replies: 140
Views: 9257

Re: ABR Festival 2019 - Who's Going

Cone wrote:
Fri Jul 12, 2019 8:48 pm
Good start to the weekend picked up a nail in the campsite

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Tubed or tubeless? I have plugs and a compressor if you need them. I'm in the overspill campsite.
by UKJeeper
Fri Jul 12, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: THE PUB
Topic: Bikes nicked overnight from ABR Festival 2019
Replies: 32
Views: 1846

Re: Bikes nicked overnight from ABR Festival 2019

There'll be some VERY alert (and sleepless) campers over the weekend. I'll be one of them...
by UKJeeper
Wed Jul 10, 2019 9:16 pm
Forum: ABR Festival 2019
Topic: ABR Festival 2019 - Who's Going
Replies: 140
Views: 9257

Re: ABR Festival 2019 - Who's Going

Parcelforce dropped these off yesterday. "something for the weekend, sir?" ;)
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by UKJeeper
Sat Jun 29, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: ABR Festival 2019
Topic: ABR Festival 2019 - The Details
Replies: 172
Views: 9962

Re: ABR Festival 2019 - The Details

Alun wrote:
Sat Jun 29, 2019 8:56 am
UKJeeper wrote:
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:32 am
How are the test rides arranged? Pre-book? Or 'first come first served'?

First come, first served. The manufacturers have tried pre-booking at events many times and always have too many no shows.
FIngers crossed then.
by UKJeeper
Sat Jun 29, 2019 7:32 am
Forum: ABR Festival 2019
Topic: ABR Festival 2019 - The Details
Replies: 172
Views: 9962

Re: ABR Festival 2019 - The Details

How are the test rides arranged? Pre-book? Or 'first come first served'?

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