Looking for riding buddy based in leeds

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Looking for riding buddy based in leeds

#1 Post by jem1 » Thu May 31, 2018 6:47 pm

Hi I am 64 semi retired and have a BMW r80rt would like company on bike rides anybody interested jem

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#2 Post by raesewell » Thu May 31, 2018 7:04 pm

Just nip across to Squires and you'll have more riding buddies than you can shake a stick at :D

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Re: Looking for riding buddy based in leeds

#3 Post by mikestrivens » Thu May 31, 2018 7:38 pm

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Re: Looking for riding buddy based in leeds

#4 Post by NeilM » Fri Jun 01, 2018 7:02 am

Hello n welcome mate. Birstall here.

Ride very little just for fun. Family n all that.
Where abouts in Leeds you based?

Another good place to try is Jemspeed.
The social side there is taking off with the cafe etc.

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#5 Post by raesewell » Fri Jun 01, 2018 8:10 am

I was at Jemspeed yesterday with a mate of mine. Thumbs up from me.

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#6 Post by raesewell » Fri Jun 01, 2018 8:11 am

If the OP lets us know when he's available we might be able to sort something out.

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Re: Looking for riding buddy based in leeds

#7 Post by NeilM » Fri Jun 01, 2018 11:21 am

raesewell wrote:
Fri Jun 01, 2018 8:10 am
I was at Jemspeed yesterday with a mate of mine. Thumbs up from me.
I'd have walked down for a cuppa if I'd have known.
Not a mile from our house.

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#8 Post by jem1 » Sat Jun 09, 2018 9:33 pm

Available any time live in kirkstall

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#9 Post by jem1 » Sat Jun 09, 2018 9:35 pm

Thanks for tip about squires been there twice enjoyed it will be regular

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Re: Looking for riding buddy based in leeds

#10 Post by Stu » Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:00 pm

jem1 wrote:
Sat Jun 09, 2018 9:35 pm
Thanks for tip about squires been there twice enjoyed it will be regular
If you fancy a bit more of a ride head over to seaways at fridaythorpe then you can either head to the the coast or loop back round Malton way for good ride
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#11 Post by NeilM » Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:23 pm

Stu wrote:
Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:00 pm
jem1 wrote:
Sat Jun 09, 2018 9:35 pm
Thanks for tip about squires been there twice enjoyed it will be regular
If you fancy a bit more of a ride head over to seaways at fridaythorpe then you can either head to the the coast or loop back round Malton way for good ride
Do a nice bacon butty at seaways :thumb:

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Re: Looking for riding buddy based in leeds

#12 Post by raesewell » Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:34 pm

I am meeting a mate of mine at the Oil Can Cafe tomorrow if you're interested.
https://www.google.co.uk/maps/place/The ... 8097?hl=en

11.00am

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#13 Post by jem1 » Sat Jun 09, 2018 10:59 pm

Will try to get there by 1100 jem

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#14 Post by raesewell » Sun Jun 10, 2018 4:46 pm

Met up with Jem this morning, the Oil Can was chocka so we went to Sid's Cafe in Holmfirth, very pleasant sitting in the sunshine and nice to put a face to a name.

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Re: Looking for riding buddy based in leeds

#15 Post by Speedy23 » Tue Jun 19, 2018 5:23 pm

Ahhhggggh....,.,..went to Holmfirth many years ago......wife comes from Bradford so it was on the way home and a Guzzi rally at the time......is this the cafe featured in LOTSW? If so, we were there while the plankton were asking questions like "can I have compo's mug?" Etc. etc. etc.........Never again..... :evil:
Oh my God, what's happened? I don't know man...I just got here myself!

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