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by austini
Fri Oct 19, 2007 6:51 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Open Solo - Hard or Soft?
Replies: 3
Views: 1978

Agree with the whinging at the presentations, definatly not the right forum to have a go at the section setters. I rode Vets and I must admit it was a little easyer than expected, saying that all the top ten finished where I would expect them too. What would have happened if it had rained????? Vets ...
by austini
Thu Aug 16, 2007 11:45 pm
Forum: Waiting in the queue
Topic: Roadtrip...
Replies: 2
Views: 1851

Yep the trials watching part of the trip was definatly an eye opener, and it was great to catch up with Mitch, Boyd and Adrian. Its amazing how riders in Aus bitch about the cost of a licence when these guys can quite easyly spend the same amount just competing in one event. Keep flying the flag Guy...
by austini
Sat Apr 14, 2007 7:04 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: why are moto competition licences so expensive?
Replies: 14
Views: 4895

In WA we pay $10 per trial + $175 for a licence, we ride around 25 trials a year so that equals $425 per year thats not too bad I think. 10 pounds + (25 X 12) = 310 X 2.5 = $775 were cheaper in WA depending on how many trials you ride, saying that we don't hand out many trophys either. R2 does the A...
by austini
Sun Apr 08, 2007 12:57 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: why did you choose your bike?
Replies: 22
Views: 11766

My latest trials iron is a scorpa 175, Why? because my sons both own Beta's so thats one less bike I have to fix before, during and after every trial!!! Previous and current trials bikes: TY50p, TY50p (with TY 80 engine) TY250 (78), Majesty 250 TY80 X 2 Fantic 243 Beta 250 (95) Sherco (99) Sherco 25...
by austini
Sun Apr 01, 2007 3:31 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Good looking South Australians!!
Replies: 6
Views: 3870

we're booked in at the vine inn for the weekend of the nats, but were looking at camping for the week of the state and masters. As for your Mt Barker trial, my employer (navy) will only stretch to one days accomodation and carhire so i'll be flying over on the Monday and fly home tuesday, however I ...
by austini
Fri Mar 30, 2007 9:51 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Good looking South Australians!!
Replies: 6
Views: 3870

I've already booked our accomodation for the nats, hoping to do all three events, is there camping for the masters and the state round????
by austini
Wed Mar 28, 2007 10:13 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Good looking South Australians!!
Replies: 6
Views: 3870

Good looking South Australians!!

Yes you heard right a west aussie reakons you guys are tops!!!!! Now just a query, i'm in your neck of the woods around the 16th of april and need to know if: A: Your Mt Barker trial is still on. B: Do you have sup regs to enter or is it pay on the day. C: Is it open to members from other clubs. D: ...
by austini
Sun Mar 25, 2007 7:01 pm
Forum: Trials Talk
Topic: Bike advise??
Replies: 9
Views: 4323

Stick with a Yamaha engined machine, there's a reason why your TY250B is still knocking around!!!!!! I ride the little Scorpa 175 which for any thing up to Bgrade will tackle any section on an even par with the big boys, I must warn you that you do have to change the oil every 6 months just so you f...
by austini
Fri Jan 26, 2007 12:15 am
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: 31 year face lift!!
Replies: 6
Views: 4048

Thanks stu she looks good in the pic but don't look too close, she will be riding Cgrade so I wasn't aiming for a museum piece. As for parts Ebay,Bjracing, and some pretty cool french sites not forgetting your local Yamaha supplier, most parts are easyer to get than some new bikes its just a case of...
by austini
Sun Jan 21, 2007 9:33 pm
Forum: Twinshock & Classic Trials
Topic: 31 year face lift!!
Replies: 6
Views: 4048

31 year face lift!!

Well I finally got around to sprousing up the old girl, for Xmas she got: New Falcon shocks, New rear mudgaurd, New stickers, New swinging arm bushes, A decoke, A spraypaint manicure, New grips, Some new pegs (on order) Now I don't know what to ride this year the TY175 or the Scorpa 175!!! Decisions...

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