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Chatter

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Doing his best ‘Sete’…

OUCH…

Could you guys hook a soldier up with a res’ sock and FB stickers for my GSX-R K4 I just bought? I had a crash in June

which fractured my lower spine in nine places but finally I’m back up and running so to speak. It was June 5, blazing hot and time for a ride with the lads. Ten minutes into a ride and I’m flying through the air because I locked my rear end and then highsided my baby ‘Blade with me thinking – oh shit. That’s all I could think.

Stuck in a ditch, bike on my legs and a very weird hot sensation running through my back, and unable to move, all I said to my pal as he found me was at least ‘I’m not dead’. Anyway, nine fractures to my lower back and a lot of bruising to my left love handle (and a shit load of sick leave), and I’m back on my new bike, a K4 600, and I love it – just got to get back on it and enjoy every day!

Ryan Lacey

That Blade’s bushed…

Good on you getting back on the horse, Ryan!

K4 Gixer Six – cracking bike!

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