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    Spouse with bike

    How many guys (or gals) have a spouse with his/her own bike, that rides with you?

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    Registered User mneblett's Avatar
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    Nov 2005
    Fairfax, VA
    I met my wife when she was teaching her 1st MSF class over 30 years ago. She's usually on her GS, occasionally on her /5 toaster.
    Mark Neblett
    Fairfax, VA

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    Back in the Saddle mcmxcivrs's Avatar
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    Apr 2003
    My wife has two bikes, but only rides one presently. She's been a rider for over ten years now, won't even consider going back to being a passenger.
    Ed Miller, Calgary, AB
    2008 K1200GT, 2009 F800GS
    I can't wait to retire and have a fixed income. The one I have now is always broke.

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    Aug 2005
    Charlotte, NC

    My wife rides/drives

    an R1150R with an EZS sidecar attached.

    You should see how much sh*t we bring to rallies!!!
    Enjoying the ride, but always on the alert for a rally.......

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    OldBMWMaster JDOCKERY132445's Avatar
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    Sep 2010
    Pleasure Island. NC

    Sold it

    My wife sold her /6 when I bought the R1100RT. She prefers to snap pics and listen to her music or books and let me be the one to pay attention.
    Jerry Dockery
    309 N. 3rd. Ave.
    Kure Beach, NC 28449
    2009 R 1200 RT,1996 R1100RT, 1985 K100RS...too fast to believe.

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    Intermediate Adventurer Newstar's Avatar
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    Jan 2006
    Landenberg, PA
    I started as a pillion and got tired of looking at the pack of his helmet.

    Now I have two bikes. (he has one)

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    Voni rides her R1100RS, K75, F800S (and TW200 in the desert).
    Just a bit over 1,000,000 BMW miles at the moment.
    Paul Glaves - "Big Bend", Texas U.S.A
    "The greatest challenge to any thinker is stating the problem in a way that will allow a solution." - Bertrand Russell

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    FUKENGRUVEN SURVIVOR akbeemer's Avatar
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    Jul 2007
    My wife rides; has a F650GS twin and a F650GS single. She's the only person I ever ride with. Makes camping more fun.
    Kevin Huddy
    Tm Pterodactyl MT Outpost

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    (Almost) Daily Rider Duster105's Avatar
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    Mar 2012
    S. Placer County, California
    Quote Originally Posted by sedanman View Post
    Guys, Be glad your woman rides. Don't impose your will on her. If she wants to ride a Sportser, let her. You don't realize how lucky you are.
    Funny you say that...I bought an 07 1200RT, and the same day we bought my wife an 07 1200 Sportser, both from our local BMW shop's used showroom. She always wanted a Harley; I always wanted an RT...we're both happy LOL. And we all know, if Mamma's happy...

    Sent from my DROID2 GLOBAL using Tapatalk 2
    David W.
    Public Safety Professional since 1985
    2007 R1200RT
    Dominus pascit me

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