Monthly Archives: June 2008

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Anderton Boat Lift Ride-Out 2008


The initial long range weather forecast for Sunday, 22nd June, had been suggesting rain, rain and more rain.   By Friday, however, this had changed to showers, possibly heavy, and high winds (up to 65 mph) in the north of the country.  As the BBCâ??s north starts in the Midlands and …

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Sherwood Chapter Poker Run 2008


A â??Poker Runâ?? is a mixture of a game of poker and a mystery ride-out, carried out to raise money for charity. At the start you pay to be part of the game and get your first card. After a ride you stop at a place of interest and collect …

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LBN â?? Fiskerton 2008


Just into June (4th) and the weather had, at last, made a change for the better. A pleasant warm evening saw just eight bikes leave the Centurion on its short journey to the Tyrwitt Arms, on the outskirts of Fiskerton. Geordie took the position as lead rider and I acted …

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Sherwood Chapter Training Day 2008


On a nice warm Saturday (31st May), Sherwood Chapter organized a training day for anyone new to riding a Harley Davidson in order to show and explain how to ride safely in a large group, the â??Second Man Drop-offâ?? and the â??Buddyâ?? system. At 1200hrs there were approximately 20 newcomers …

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Sherwood Chapter Welsh Camping Weekend 2008


This trip was over the Bank holiday from Friday 23rd May to Monday 25th May. Unfortunately, due to whatever the reasons, the number of bikes due to attend dropped from sixteen to seven. Nevertheless, at 1100 hrs the â??Magnificent 5â?? – Dai (our Welsh leader), Pete (Director), Twigg (plus pillion …

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