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Old 04-19-2019, 09:50 PM   #1
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Hi Im Allison Iím super new to riding, I had a bike passed down to me and finally got around to fixing it and itíll be ready this Sunday.. just wanted to make some friends and get to know some people.
I have a 2001 Ridley speedster does anyone else have a mini chopper ? Haha
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Old 04-19-2019, 10:33 PM   #2
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Nope. But bike doesn't really matter here. Welcome to the barf! Hit up the group ride section for a noob friendly ride.

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Old 04-19-2019, 11:04 PM   #3
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Welcome! You have any pictures of your Speedster? I canít say that Iíve seen that model much .

Please feel free to come to some of our events... this coming Thursday we have our free maintenance seminar on pre ride safety inspections.... our maintenance seminars are aimed at the new riders who would like to learn how to work on their motorcycles!
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Old 04-19-2019, 11:23 PM   #4
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Welcome! You have any pictures of your Speedster? I canít say that Iíve seen that model much .

Please feel free to come to some of our events... this coming Thursday we have our free maintenance seminar on pre ride safety inspections.... our maintenance seminars are aimed at the new riders who would like to learn how to work on their motorcycles!
I do haha they only made 25 of them I believe so thereís not many out there.. and wow thatís cool Iíll definitely show up if I donít have to work
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Old 04-20-2019, 07:30 PM   #5
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Have you had any formal rider training?
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Old 04-20-2019, 07:38 PM   #6
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Welcome.

I just came across this, which some could find helpful...
https://s3.amazonaws.com/odx-odps-co...ks/mop0001.pdf

Edit: this is cool too:
http://www.ridleymotorcycle.com/info/
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Old 04-21-2019, 10:29 AM   #7
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Good to have you join.

I hope you find the barf a great resource and fun!!

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Old 04-29-2019, 10:44 PM   #8
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Did you take the class in South San Francisco?

If so I was one of your instructors.

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