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Old 10-26-2020, 09:13 PM   #16
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Forgot their names. One was a african american that rode a Harley and a Caucasian guy that had a Yamaha concourse. They were both good teachers
Kawasaki concourse was probably Issac or Andrew
The other guy was probably Kevin.
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Old 10-27-2020, 06:03 AM   #17
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Aw man. Just dropped my bike!!! Ugh.
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I've learned from my bikes drops what to avoid in future. Usually stupid things done in haste.
Even riders who have been riding for decades drop bikes once in a while. I dumped mine in the dirt just last week. Accidentally got in a rut filled with soft silt, couldn't steer and almost saved it.


Welcome to BARF and hang in there. Many of us are more than happy to answer beginner questions. Anything to help you become a safer rider.
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Old 10-27-2020, 01:08 PM   #18
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Kawasaki concourse was probably Issac or Andrew
The other guy was probably Kevin.
I remember now. Andrew and Kevin
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Old 10-27-2020, 01:29 PM   #19
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Aw man. Just dropped my bike!!! Ugh. Well what can I say. Baptism by fire. No biggie, I was just slowing down too much when I was entering in the street and was a bit of a downhill. Just scratches to my mufflers and side frame ugh...
I did the same thing. Slow right turn then i had to suddenly stop while on an incline and couldn't keep the bike from tipping.
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