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Saturday 9th January 2016
This was the first official ride for 2016 and we didn't get rained out! We've had too much bloody rain lately and it's been bloody annoying. All good, though, pulling into BP Beresfield I saw a fair number of bikes so I knew we were in for a good ride to Terrigal for lunch. By the time 9:30 came around we had about... more
Saturday 19th December 2015
After getting washed out for our Wiseman's Ferry ride, I was really looking forward to swinging a leg over for this mystery ride! It was a nice warm day, plenty of sunshine so I knew we were good to go. Obviously being a mystery ride no one knew where we were going but Chewy and I planned to an easy loop around Mt Sugarloaf and the... more
Saturday 7th November 2015
Man it was good to throw a leg over the hog again. It had been about 6 weeks since my last ride so the loins were itching to get out! Now I'm certainly not making any excuses but after working on the house for a number of weeks and the amount of bloody rain we've had, I hadn't really made time to get out.
Saturday 18th May 2013
It had been a really long week and I was really looking forward to this overnight ride. We had plenty of sun forecast for the weekend, which only added further to the excitement. I don't know if it's just me, but if I haven't been for a ride in a few weeks, I start to get a little unsettled and a night away was just what... more
Saturday 4th May 2013
The goal of this ride was simple... Ride an IBA SS1600K on a small single cylinder bike to claim the coveted IBA title of "Not Right Rider".
The ride was originally organised by Wom and he thought it would also be great to open the ride up to the FarRiders forum and see if we had any takers. OX-34... more
Category: IBA Rides
Saturday 6th April 2013
Pulling in to Fraser's I had the feeling this was going to be a great day. The sun was shining, with only a slightly ominous front off the southern skyline.
By 12:00pm we had approximately 30 bikes pulled up, so it was shaping up to be a decent number for the ride. As always, the BBQ was cranking along... more
Saturday 23rd February 2013
The plan was to meet up at BP Beresfield at 4:00am for a 4:30am start. I set my alarm for 3:00am and after a couple pieces of toast and two shots of coffee I was suiting up with all the wet weather gear I could find. On mornings like this, you often ask yourself the question, "what the bloody hell am I doing, going... more
Category: IBA Rides
Sunday 6th January 2013
It was one of those days when I woke up and just felt like going for ride!
I decided on heading up to Tea Gardens for a little look. The other alternative was Gloucester for coffee, although given it was a 30 degree day on the coast, I thought it wise not to head inland.
On my way... more
Category: Riding Solo
Saturday 15th December 2012
Today was WomBattle and my first official ride as HOG Road Captains. Wom was up the front and I was chasing up the tail making sure we didn't lose anyone. The plan was to meet up at Beresfield BP at 10:00am for a 10:30am start, then head to Nabiac via Gloucester.
Saturday 8th December 2012
Today was the wedding of a close friend of my fathers daughter, which we were lucky enough to be escorting the fine young groom and his entourage on the back of our harley's.
Category: Rides with Mates