Hello from the Midlands!

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Poulton
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Hello from the Midlands!

Post by Poulton » Sun May 13, 2012 10:05 pm

Hi All,

Only stumbled across this fine publication (and forum) a couple of days ago - Have been riding a r1200gs for quite a while now, done a couple of big road trips and fancy a foray into some of the mucky stuff!
Have been a long time BIKE mag subscriber - recently booked myself a place on their "reclaim our trails" event at walters arena for my first dip into off roading, I'm told the GS will be fine there on "dual purpose" tyres, I currently have metzeller tourance's on mine - will these suffice in the opinion of you more experienced types? i really don't know what to expect.

Anyway, id be keen to get out on some ride outs soon - looks to be a really good community on here!

Cheers for now

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Re: Hello from the Midlands!

Post by Redmurty » Mon May 14, 2012 6:01 am

Welcome, lots of people on here from "the midlands" there will someone along to answer all your questions as this forum is the font of all knowledge cheers Spud ;)
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ketegocedenio
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Re: Hello from the Midlands!

Post by ketegocedenio » Mon May 14, 2012 6:20 am

Try the Heidenau K-60 Scout M&S. You will never look at any tires again.

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Re: Hello from the Midlands!

Post by Mad Hatter » Mon May 14, 2012 6:47 am

Helo from Wolverhampton.

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Re: Hello from the Midlands!

Post by Morph » Mon May 14, 2012 6:50 am

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Zeebad
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Re: Hello from the Midlands!

Post by Zeebad » Mon May 14, 2012 7:29 am

Ahoyhoy.
I haven't been everywhere, but it's on the list.

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Re: Hello from the Midlands!

Post by Adrian » Mon May 14, 2012 8:40 am

G'day from Dudley 'ish!
Welcome

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leo-david
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Re: Hello from the Midlands!

Post by leo-david » Mon May 14, 2012 12:20 pm

Welcome to ABR from sunny Herefordshire.

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Re: Hello from the Midlands!

Post by Bonniebird » Mon May 14, 2012 12:46 pm

Greetings from Essex-under-Water :dry:
Enjoy the Walters Arena, I have been off road on tourances, they are ok for dry loose gravel and hard packed dirt trails, but would struggle with anything else.

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kgbbiker
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Re: Hello from the Midlands!

Post by kgbbiker » Mon May 14, 2012 12:46 pm

Welcome from sunny Suffolk ,
Shame you never found us a little sooner for you could have done all the offroading you wanted in a day for free and not the £165 for reclaim our trails , AT- The Norfolk Rally with a 10 hour 220 mile trail ride and lots of laughs way intro to offroading .
Happy mud plugging . :) Keith - Kgbbiker

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