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    I Love My Bike

    i got my first sport bike 10 yrs ago. i loved the idea long before, but since it has become a dream come true to get out on two wheels. i love being alone and blasting around curvey country roads as much as putting around downtown with a partner hanging on. the season is...
    RealMe RealMe 26-30, M 1 Response Oct 30, 2006

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    I Ride Alone

    I love to ride motorcycles and I love to hang out with other bikers and talk bikes and look at others bikes but I prefer to ride alone. I guess you could say I'm a lone wolf but it's the way I feel. It my castle of solitude. I feel free and easy when I'm riding alone.I don't have...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 5, 2013

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    On the Topic of Loneliness And Bikes

    for guys and girls - ever took a long ride before - on the back or as the pilot or just alone? the wind and hum blurs into a sereness that after a short while you feel in bliss, but just as a mute and blind, like a fetus happy in the womb. all there is is focus on the...
    RealMe RealMe 26-30, M 6 Responses Nov 2, 2006

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    Imbatgirl Imbatgirl 22-25, F 2 Responses Jan 24

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    Meet Local Bikers Who Want To Ride And Hit The Road With Them Today

    Hi, nice to meet you here. Are you looking for riding buddies? http://www.datebiker.webs.com is more than a dating arena, it is a place to hook up with bikers for ride-outs, events, rallies, bar hops and the having the chance to possibly hook-up! It's not just about dating, it's...
    molly24 molly24 26-30 Oct 21, 2013

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    Buell Blooded

    I ride an 08 Buell xb12r. It provides me with freedom and great therapy!
    Ssgsmith77 Ssgsmith77 31-35, M 1 Response Nov 8, 2013

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    I ride to experience

    that delicate and sensitive dance of momentary and precise control of time and space. The power of 50 horses sits right between my legs and just below me, and I control it with gentle and measured movements through the palm and fingers of my right hand. Add in tender touches...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Jun 9

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    Ranting about Three-wheeled Motorcycles

    It was some years ago when I first noticed that it was guys over 50 who were driving all the Harley Davidson "Low Riders" and its clones. It wasn't because they were particularly popular... It was because, after 50, it's hard to swing your damned leg over the seat as gracefully...
    musicbook musicbook 56-60, M 7 Responses Aug 7, 2013

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    I love riding my 2003 Suzuki Bandit.

    I ride everyday to work. I love the feeling of the wind rushing over me. It makes getting thru traffic easier too. The only down side is in the summer in Texas. It gets hot on the ride home and I get stuck at a traffic light
    txbandit70 txbandit70 41-45, M 2 Responses Aug 18

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    Therapy

    Riding is therapy for the soul but everyone who rides knows that already ;) I'm lucky enough to live in the south where we pretty much get to ride year round. I can say this lifestyle has helped me heal because it's the only time I really get to free my mind & leave my problems...
    gatorgirl013 gatorgirl013 36-40, F 1 Response Jan 15, 2013

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    Therapy

    Riding my motor cycle is my therapy love to hit the road and just go heading out with no plans of where I may be going just riding and enjoying my time alone
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response Sep 16, 2010

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    I love ridding out in the open!

    !! I feel so free I love it!!!!!!
    drummerboyJames drummerboyJames 18-21, M Feb 23

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    2 Wheel Therapy

    Time to put my knees in the breeze and clear my head. Enjoy the day all and put some miles in your saddle today. Lord, know I am. Peace and cya if I cya.
    selaparty selaparty 46-50, M 2 Responses Apr 17, 2013

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    My Sanctuary

    Four wheels move the body. Two wheels move the soul.
    adarkhunter adarkhunter 51-55, M Jan 9, 2011

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    Cant Wait 4 Rally Season

    I HAVE ATTENDED the sparks america many yrs  even though its hot in june its so much fun. i found if u stay up late u can see the most interestin things:)
    toasty9999 toasty9999 36-40 1 Response Jan 7, 2012

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    I'm a motocross rider.

    . I play sometimes here in japan all japan motocross ..
    brettikoshigmailcom brettikoshigmailcom 22-25, M 1 Response Aug 31

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    Love to Ride

    i have a motorcycle, and its my baby, i take care of it better than myself sometimes, but its all good, where else can you feel so liberated and horny at the same time when your riding your bike
    arodne1469 arodne1469 26-30, M 12 Responses Dec 11, 2007

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    Love My Kawasaki's

    I've been riding for 5-6 years now, I learned partly how to ride on a Honda XR 650 and then got my first bike which was a XR400 which my mate crashed 2-3 weeks later causing too much engine damage so I got a brand new Kawi KX450f the next year and loved it and now have a Kawi...
    Rogue10 Rogue10 26-30, M 4 Responses Jul 22, 2012

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    Ldalg Ldalg 18-21, F 2 Responses Aug 4

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    THE Feel

    The way it feels....when you first start the bike, and the motor is just humming...Then as you lay on the gas the raw power just by the twist of your wrist wow.....The wind screaming though your hair 20 30 40 50 60 70 and beyond.....you come to a curve and you lean into it never...
    longgun longgun 31-35, M 2 Responses Aug 8, 2008

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    I bought my first bike about 3 years ago.

    It's a 2006 Kawasaki Vulcan Classic 1600. I love it. I'm hoping to ride with the Michigan Motormen this summer.
    Bikernovice Bikernovice 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 20

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    The snow and ice are melting,

    temps above 40, time to drag the hog out. First ride if 2014! She's been parked too long. It sure felt great to ride today.
    deleted deleted 26-30 3 Responses Feb 21

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    The Perfect Passenger

    Yesterday was a wonderful day....10 hours in the saddle, boy did we turn some miles. I was asked last minute if I would take my buddies girlfriend's sister with me on our ride yesterday. I am actually no one for taking someone new especially on the long run we had planned. After...
    noexperienceNec noexperienceNec 41-45, M 3 Responses Aug 4, 2013

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    In Houston

    Anyone in the Houston area want to get together for rides once in a while? Have always wanted to go on a long distance trip.
    fastanez fastanez 51-55, M 1 Response Feb 14, 2012

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    Ah, I Remember Why Now...

    April 2007.  The last time I rode a bike.  The day I took my one and only pregnancy test. Although I knew I was pregnant I still took my bike out.  120-130mph on the clock.  And I never rode again. Until today. My husband has been...
    psyko psyko 36-40, F 5 Responses Sep 13, 2009

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    Current ride: Yamaha XS750 Special 1979.

    ...triples rule! With the engine and trans from the 1980 850 Heavy for it's size.. A bit dated for handling but will run like a scalded cat. Nice sound too.. A decent grumble from the triple that fits :)
    ArnoldJRimmer ArnoldJRimmer 46-50, M 3 Responses Mar 20

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    Love It

    I love riding my 1999 Harley Davidson Wide Glide around Chattanooga Tn and north Georgia. East Tennessee and the north Georgia mountains have a lot of great scenic roads. It's great for bar crawling around Chattanooga or for day long rides through the mountains.
    prettiboi prettiboi 46-50, M 4 Responses May 6, 2011

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    My husband has a 2001 Harley Davidson Heritage

    Springer that he customized. Since my eyes are really green, he painted it a beautiful green & my name is on one tank and his on the other. He also has lights on it. It's really nice!
    toots01 toots01 56-60, F Jan 12

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    A year ago I was driving my motorcycle heading

    home from downtown, i was about to make a u turn when suddenly a traffic enforcer showed up in front of me looking ahead and I was not sure (although there was no sign) that i would be making a legal turn. So I ask the traffic enforcer but he seems to be very busy looking at...
    datj datj 36-40, F Nov 29, 2013

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    The Wave

    If you don't ride you may not realize it but bikers generally wave at one another on the road. There are exceptions. The dude on the Harley with ape hangars and a bandana for a skull protector may not return the wave but generally it's true. Ever wonder why? It's because given...
    iRant iRant 46-50, M 5 Responses Mar 28, 2013

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    I got the bug when I was young riding dirt

    bikes. Now I have been riding street bikes for over ten years. I live in the southwest so we can ride year round. Its such a blast to go for ride and just lose yourself for a couple hours. My favorite is riding in the mountains, the smell of pine trees in the air, nice twisty...
    1bingcherry 1bingcherry 46-50, M 3 Responses Mar 21

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    I got to learn how to ride last winter

    and I absolutely fell in love, it was when I was on vacation and I rode up and down the same street for hours a day. I'm trying really hard to convince my parents to get me a bike now, I know everything I need to do for getting my license and everything I just need money for the...
    Sajsd67 Sajsd67 16-17, M 2 Responses Aug 4

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    Riding Is Great

    I have rode for almost 40 years off and on and met a lot of great people doing it. Have been to Sturgis and on lots of poker runs and rides with Patriot Guard and American Legion Riders also but most of all just lioke to get out and go whenever we can
    rlj52 rlj52 51-55 2 Responses Jun 13, 2010

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    Now Or Never

    "The Parents" forbade me to ride when I was in my teens. OK . . . so that was likely a good thing as most of the guys I would have ridden two-up with belonged to the "wild-child" bunch in the 60's. Then came college, little cash, working, marriage, two kids and more work. Got...
    Ladyrider Ladyrider 56-60, F 2 Responses Jan 18, 2008

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    Love My Bike

    It's old, it's slow, but it is always there when I need it. I have owned a dozen bikes over the years but this seems to have my heart. I don't get to ride much as I used too, but every second is worth it. 76 Kaw Zed1.
    Avgjoe812 Avgjoe812 31-35 Feb 15, 2013

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    Have been driving my motorbike

    for almost 4 years now. Its just a 110cc Honda but its very reliable especially during rush hour and the traffic here in our little city is worst. Making going from one point to another so much easier, saves me a lot of time to do other important things. Although, I can drive a...
    datj datj 36-40, F 1 Response Nov 28, 2013

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    there is nothing like climbing on the back of a

    bike behind your man and going for a ride. to feel the air in your face and hair. the freedom of the ride. i love it.. i wish i could find someone to love and ride again with... stay safe and watch out for the bikers please..
    ruforme ruforme 56-60, F 2 Responses Dec 6, 2013

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    I Am An Enduro Racer

    In 2004 I bought my first dirt bike. I could barely ride it. Since then I have competed in dozens of races and enduro events. I've covered thousands of kilometres. Crossed rivers, reached peaks, ridden down treacherous mountain passes. I've known what it feels like to twist the...
    velosapien velosapien 31-35, M 2 Responses Jan 30, 2008

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    No Stereotypes Aloud

    I had been riding in the dirt for quite a while before I finally got the nerve up to hit the pavement. My cerebral state just couldn't muster up the confidence to join the traffic of cough syrup induced, mascara smearing, Big Mac eating, under-rested, texting and god-knows-what...
    Undefined13 Undefined13 31-35 May 28, 2013

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    Mine is a CBR 600. Nothing like opening her up

    on a nice dry stretch of smooth road :)
    DogeBestFriend DogeBestFriend 26-30, M Feb 10

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    www.bikerdatingornot.

    com is worthy a try
    BikerSingle BikerSingle 36-40 1 Response Feb 19

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    Freedom Is Just Another Word....

    ....for nothing left to lose. I was a lucky kid who had parents that took camping vacations, discovering the sites, people and history of this wonderful country - USA. Getting out on my own, I really wanted to take trips and tried one in a small 4 cylinder truck to Virginia...
    holeyturnedon holeyturnedon 46-50, M 3 Responses Jun 27, 2013

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    I am new to riding. I have been riding

    as a passenger for just over a year now and on my own for nearly 6 months. I had always wanted a bike but had never road when my bf and I started dating he would give me rides on the back of his and I loved it. So in February I bought my own a 883 iron and practiced in the...
    danie410 danie410 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 11

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    It'S In My Blood

    I grew up riding dirt bikes in a small, rural farming community, and have moved on to a cruiser that I have loved having for almost 10 years. I will ride in just about any weather as it is mostly a case of how good is your riding gear. The rule is that we usually won't leave...
    selaparty selaparty 46-50, M Mar 28, 2013

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    212 Whangamata Rd.

    I was fortunate enough to always have a motorbike. Even through the mariage with 5 kids mortgage and money deficiencies.  The kids had everything they needed plus more. This was not one of them CX500 vee twins, but rather a GL600 silverwing, as it was described on the ownership...
    lafsnack lafsnack 51-55, M 2 Responses Jan 11, 2012

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    My Wife's Bike

         To understand the story of my wife's bike, you first have to go back to the beginning of my own, on again, off again life on motorcycles.  My infatuation with motorcycles began when I was eight years old, and Dad came home with his first Harley.  It was an old 125cc...
    NudeMarty NudeMarty 51-55, M 3 Responses Nov 17, 2011

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    Related Experiences

    I've been lucky enough to always have friends who owed bikes. I haven't learned to ride on my own, but there is nothing more freeing than being on the open road behind someone you...
    GirlWithGiggles GirlWithGiggles 36-40, F 1 Response Sep 21

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    I live in the state of Wisconsin where Harley-Davidson is a huge thing, and unfortunately because of that I have to suffer their ridiculously loud motorcycles on a regular basis...
    Cristofori Cristofori 41-45, M 1 Response Aug 30

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    I started riding them in 1964 missed 2 years, army time in Viet nam. And still ride today. I have over 300 thousand miles on Harley's it's hard to find ppl that like to ride like...
    Ropster Ropster 66-70, M Sep 19

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    I've been in about 3 accidents, one of them is a bit worst because i almost get hit by a bus lol. But still i love to ride, not a big or fast bike though. I prefer to use...
    Rinkika Rinkika 22-25, F 1 Response Sep 8

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    I ride a 2008 Yamaha R1. So far ive replaced the stock exhaust with a MJS performance full race system, two brothers juice box pro fuel controller and had it dyno tuned. Its a work...
    kauaiboy76 kauaiboy76 36-40, M Sep 11

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    Had a dual sport for 5 years. Loved it. Took great care of it. Paid it off. Now it's time to try something different; change is healthy sometimes. I'll sure miss the bike I have...
    Aguynamedbill Aguynamedbill 31-35, M 1 Response Sep 17

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    I love cars I have sold very few cars except ones that were strictly drivers. I now drive a 2003 Wrangler. It's great because it is hard to hurt in parking lots etc and in snow its...
    kansaswood kansaswood 56-60, M Aug 30