macca

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About macca

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  • Birthday 06/01/1962

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    Melb
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    Dirt & road/track riding, scuba diving, water skiing

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  1. macca

    MT Dissa Mon 5th Nov L2

    Thought you were going to bring the Suzi.
  2. hi Macca,

    will this be a cruise ride, im thinking about bringing Melissa along for this ride, if we are holding you up we could always peel off.

    Thoughts?? 

  3. macca

    Dartmouth 2 day

    Sounds like a ripper weekend. I’ll have to get on the next one. Great reports and pics. Hope you heal well and fast Russ.
  4. Happy Birthday Cluffie.

    Hope you've had a ripper day.

    1. cluffie

      cluffie

      thanks mate,always a great day.

  5. Can’t see my name on the list??
  6. macca

    Beechworth L2+

    Drinking BYO.
  7. macca

    Beechworth L2+

    On my way up the Hume there were a few drizzle patches and I'm thinking that if this is as bad as it gets it'll be ok. As soon as I saw the Beechworth sign it was misty & raining lightly. Find the unload point & most are already there. I'm thinking if I hadn't come so far I might've pulled the pin. (probably not) Anyway by the time we got on the bikes the rain had stopped. There were a few more light showers throughout the day but not bad enough to prefer not riding. The fire at the pub where we stopped for lunch was real good. (can't say the same for the barman but that's another story) We all dried and warmed as much as we could before lunch. Beechworth has lots of flowing fire trails with some easy tighter stuff and a good mix of long up & down hills, some rocky stuff, some slippery stuff after the rain & a couple of small logs to keep it interesting. Thanks Dirt Girlie for leading, great to catch up & ride with Mess after a couple of years. Always good to ride with Biggie. Kudos to Lucy Goose who rode her new WR as well in the wet as she did her KLR in the dry a couple of months ago. No carnage & only minimal help needed on a couple of slippery hills. Another great day on the bike with awesome people. Can't wait to get back for the Weekender, although I will only ride on the Sunday.
  8. macca

    Peak hour traffic

    What’s his recovering from?
  9. macca

    Peak hour traffic

    You poor bugger.
  10. macca

    Kinglake L 2

    What a day for a ride. The weather couldn't have been better. Everybody arrived on time and without too much mucking around we hit the trails. Early in we tried a challenging hill but Kinglake being what it is it was too slippery and nobody managed to conquer it this time. After some more not so challenging trails we went up a rocky rutted hill that most struggled with except Yamijim on his YZ. He had 1 go and sussed out the rocky step up that was claiming everyone. Went back down for another go and held it pinned and blasted straight up. Top effort. With typical DirtriderZ team work everybody eventually made it up. Back to the cars for lunch, then back to the first challenge hill. Traction had improved and katman & AT84 made it to the top. I went up to give Yamijim a hand getting his bike out of the scrub but he had it sorted by the time I got there. I was going to keep going but started cramping in the thigh and turned and went back down. At the bottom was a 4 WD waiting to have a crack. He got a little way up before he speared off the track into the sapling pines. He was in a dicey situation for a while. Thought he might roll over if he tried to turn around but after mowing a few pines he managed to get back on track and drove to the top. Headed to Extons rd. but turned back at Arthurs rd. because the red clay hill although not steep would have taken too much effort to get everyone back up. After that we climbed another nice hill to the lookout spot. From there it was back to the cars and the day was done. Thanks everyone for a great day. Thanks Badger 66 for sweeping for the day.The lookout.
  11. I’m keen. Nothing more important happening in August at the moment.
  12. macca

    Beechworth bikes bourbons an bonfire

    As above. Thanks for organising a great weekend Miranda. Perfect conditions, nice flowing trails which meant the large group stayed pretty tight. No mechanical issues which was good for a group that size. No injuries either which is a good way to finish a weekend. Only one non starter. Colin l who left first thing Saturday morning due to personal problems. Hope everything works out for the best Colin. That was my first time riding Beechworth. I’ll be back.
  13. macca

    Sleepover at Wombat

    Drive it like you stole it.
  14. macca

    Not quite a barn find.

    I will take it off your hands if you don’t want it. Call me 0408202311