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post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 05-27-2013, 01:10 PM Thread Starter
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Goin' to 'Da Grove this week

Weather permitting I plan to take my street bike up to Great Lakes Dragaway to shake some cobwebs and cut some lights. It's not a real fast bike...mid to low 14's at about 95 MPH but, it gives me the opportunity to be "stoplight stupid" without having to worry about cops and work on starting technique and reaction times while the GS is getting prepped. I'm thinking Thursday. That's "Slicks & Bikes" night so there should be some impressive cars AND bikes there. If anyone wants to join in or stop up to watch and say hi I won't be hard to find...I'll be riding a '05 Triumph Bonneville.

"Dirt is for racing on...Asphalt is for getting there" OR "Flat trackers go in deeper and come out harder... OR (With apologies to General MaCarthur) "Old motorcycle racers never die, they just slip off the groove and fade into the dust!

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post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 05-30-2013, 06:13 PM Thread Starter
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Weather not cooperating (obviously)...maybe one night next week. Tuesday possible or even Friday if they let me T&T during the Hunnert Car Heads up.

"Dirt is for racing on...Asphalt is for getting there" OR "Flat trackers go in deeper and come out harder... OR (With apologies to General MaCarthur) "Old motorcycle racers never die, they just slip off the groove and fade into the dust!

If you want to anger a conservative, tell him a lie. To anger a liberal all one must do is tell the truth!
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