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by gagnaou
17 Apr 2020 22:30
Forum: Rider's Lounge
Topic: KTM EXC 500 opinions
Replies: 11
Views: 822

Re: KTM EXC 500 opinions

You should come and try mine, they are great bike, super reliable and fairly light and nimble. I personally prefer them to the 450s feels like more torque and tractor like traction...

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by gagnaou
10 Feb 2020 22:41
Forum: Rider's Lounge
Topic: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020
Replies: 18
Views: 1582

Re: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020

Preparation are going full force for the team! I am nursing a broken neck so I worry about the logisitic and trying to help raise some funds! Thanks to a bunch of Sponsors we are making some progress but there is still along way to go to clear all the credit cards used to fund this adventure! If you...
by gagnaou
19 Jan 2020 13:57
Forum: Rider's Lounge
Topic: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020
Replies: 18
Views: 1582

Re: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020

Yes, that is correct, on all on our bikes the roadbook nav gear is somewhat mounted in some way shape on form on the handle bars. On the purposely designed rally bike, they are mounted on the frame so it would keep the steering lighter obviously, but also make the roadbook gear more stable with less...
by gagnaou
19 Jan 2020 10:31
Forum: Rider's Lounge
Topic: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020
Replies: 18
Views: 1582

Re: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020

Kevin doing some prep on his bike adding a 6th gear to his XC https://photos.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Sonora-Rally-2020/i-bSft5gc/0/1b9194c4/XL/81941298_102247791320668_219465853798711296_n-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Sonora-Rally-2020/i-pphp5mT/0/f9da5e5b/XL/82378197_10224728465405...
by gagnaou
07 Jan 2020 14:49
Forum: Rider's Lounge
Topic: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020
Replies: 18
Views: 1582

Re: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020

ajayhawkfan wrote:
07 Jan 2020 13:08
Shocked I am for not being asked to be on the team.
Glad you asked! Because of injuries, we have a couple of spot freed up in the team. Though the 1200 GS may not be the weapon of choice ;-)

You've got my number ;-)

Luc
by gagnaou
07 Jan 2020 07:53
Forum: Rider's Lounge
Topic: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020
Replies: 18
Views: 1582

Re: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020

Jared and Kevin getting some sand practice, while Matt is preparing his bike! https://photos.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Sonora-Rally-2020/i-sSwcLW7/0/1e8b26cc/XL/IMG_0626-XL.jpg https://photos.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Sonora-Rally-2020/i-bLKfwVM/0/72112b8b/XL/MVIMG_20200104_151631-XL.jpg https://photos....
by gagnaou
03 Jan 2020 06:54
Forum: Rider's Lounge
Topic: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020
Replies: 18
Views: 1582

Re: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020

Let's introduce the Team! The young fast guys: Kevin: https://photos.smugmug.com/Motorcycles/Sonora-rally-2019/i-VPwHxqd/0/111047a3/X2/Sonora%20Rally%202019%20Kevin-X2.jpg Kevin experienced his first official rally last year at Sonora with a great result! He is super fast and super humble, while he ...
by gagnaou
03 Jan 2020 06:49
Forum: Rider's Lounge
Topic: Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020
Replies: 18
Views: 1582

Kansas Rally Team to the Sonora Rally 2020

This was about this time of the year, a few days before Dakar started in 2015 that my wife taunted me to not only watch those doing it, but living the dream myself. At my level, this did not mean racing the Dakar but participating to a rally myself. So here I was registering for the Cortez Rally, So...
by gagnaou
24 Nov 2019 22:18
Forum: Ride!
Topic: 2019 Long Pool State Park
Replies: 4
Views: 405

Re: 2019 Long Pool State Park

Looks like some fund riding! :D
by gagnaou
04 Oct 2019 10:15
Forum: Ride!
Topic: Check this out if looking for an Oct. 12-13 ride idea
Replies: 6
Views: 792

Re: Check this out if looking for an Oct. 12-13 ride idea

It is unfortunate that it is the same weekend of the Gypsum Hill ride . I agree with Troy looks like a fun time!!! My dad has an old tricycle of that era that I got to ride a long time ago ;-)

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by gagnaou
30 Sep 2019 12:05
Forum: Rider's Lounge
Topic: Starter Home in the Flint Hills
Replies: 8
Views: 831

Re: Starter Home in the Flint Hills

BTW talking about property in KS, much more affordable but still a pretty penny, PM me if interested. [video]https://drive.google.com/file/d/1UcaS1vioU-0kgTpPKtZexWTSOJeHEBuH/view?usp=drivesdk&fbclid=IwAR2NPuKYupPKSBLCrQ21EC6jH5A0CmhQUdhJtFPgkAoTROYWWttHGBrH_FM[/video] Troy, this would make the perf...
by gagnaou
30 Sep 2019 11:38
Forum: Rider's Lounge
Topic: Starter Home in the Flint Hills
Replies: 8
Views: 831

Re: Starter Home in the Flint Hills

They forgot the ceiling in that room ;-)

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by gagnaou
27 Sep 2019 14:40
Forum: Ride!
Topic: 11th Manhattan Fun Ride, Sept 21st!
Replies: 45
Views: 12928

Re: 11th Manhattan Fun Ride, Sept 21st!

They have not updated the information for 2020 yet http://sonorarally.com/entry/index.html This sounds like a blast! Better start kissn up for that kitchen pass!! Take her with you! There were quite a few couples doing the adventure class in their 4WD and it seemed like they had a blast! They were ...
by gagnaou
25 Sep 2019 12:59
Forum: Ride!
Topic: 11th Manhattan Fun Ride, Sept 21st!
Replies: 45
Views: 12928

Re: 11th Manhattan Fun Ride, Sept 21st!

ajayhawkfan wrote:
25 Sep 2019 12:10
Luc, is there a link?
They have not updated the information for 2020 yet

http://sonorarally.com/entry/index.html
by gagnaou
24 Sep 2019 17:34
Forum: Ride!
Topic: 11th Manhattan Fun Ride, Sept 21st!
Replies: 45
Views: 12928

Re: 11th Manhattan Fun Ride, Sept 21st!

DirtFarmer wrote:
24 Sep 2019 17:06

This sounds great!
I think the people who did it last year had a great time!!!

Luc
by gagnaou
24 Sep 2019 14:26
Forum: Ride!
Topic: 11th Manhattan Fun Ride, Sept 21st!
Replies: 45
Views: 12928

Re: 11th Manhattan Fun Ride, Sept 21st!

Anything is possible, but with this new business venture HIGHLY doubtful. The old days of Joe buying whatever bike he wanted are sadly behind me. Here is what to do ;-) New Adventure Raid class: The new Adventure Raid class replaces last years Safari Class. Adventure Raid is intended as an introduc...
by gagnaou
22 Sep 2019 10:13
Forum: Ride!
Topic: 11th Manhattan Fun Ride, Sept 21st!
Replies: 45
Views: 12928

Re: 11th Manhattan Fun Ride, Sept 21st!

It was a good time, good to see everybody and to get some riding in!

Weather was perfect, couldn’t have asked for better weather!

Luc