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Old 05-31-2018, 11:58 AM   #1
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New to the forum, live Rockport Tx most of the time other part Bastrop Tx. Have been riding motorcycles 45 year, just turn 72 yesterday still going strong. I grew up stock racing with my dad here in Tx. I have had to many motorcycles to count. I have a 2014 FJR1300A Candy Red, and just picked up my new toy a 2017 Africa Twin adventure bike. I have a some friends into the off road riding, going to join them. Down my way we can go riding.
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Old 05-31-2018, 12:23 PM   #2
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Welcome to the site.

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Old 05-31-2018, 12:31 PM   #3
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Welcome to TWT. Here is a post on your new Honda AT you might enjoy below. Are you planning on doing any camping off the bikes?
http://www.twtex.com/forums/showthre...t=african+twin
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Old 05-31-2018, 12:42 PM   #4
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Old 05-31-2018, 01:34 PM   #5
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Welcome to the site, glad you decided to join..

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Old 05-31-2018, 02:15 PM   #6
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Re: new guy

Welcome!

How often does a 72-year-old get to be the new kid on the block?
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Old 05-31-2018, 02:39 PM   #7
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Welcome. I love Rockport.
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Old 05-31-2018, 02:52 PM   #8
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Re: new guy

Welcome.

I also have an Africa Twin and my family has been spending time in Rockport since 1967. Great place. Still miss Duck Inn and Sea Gun. My daughter and I were just down there in the RV at Goose Island SP a couple of months back.

I've ridden all over down there on bicycles. All around Rockport/Fulton and Holiday Beach. Also did that Conquer the Coast ride out of Corpus Christi that follows a 67 mile route through Ingleside, Aransas Pass, Port Aransas, Mustang Island through the Naval Base and back to CC, but I haven't ridden a motorcycle down there yet.

If I do make it down there with the scooter, I'll certainly look you up.
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Old 05-31-2018, 11:03 PM   #9
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& enjoy!
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Old 06-01-2018, 06:44 AM   #10
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Hello! and welcome!
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Old 06-06-2018, 11:52 AM   #11
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from George West.
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