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R1 not suitable for off road

Couple pics of an R1 having difficulties going down a country lane.

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ahh what a shame... you have to be logged in and registered to see the shots :-(
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ahh what a shame... you have to be logged in and registered to see the shots :-(
those who dont want to register!!!
i have put the pictures on my web site for 48 hour

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Thanks for that.
Just proves that you can off road with anything and everything.
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Thanks for the photo's Oz, but what a massive box on that R1.
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Wink Here it is

This particular "R1 around the world" has been discussed on other threads somewhere in here.

This is the webpage:
Sjaak Lucassen | travelling the world by motorcycle | Yamaha YZF R1

& then there is Nick Sanders:
Nick Sanders - The Fastest Man Around The World
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Thanks for doing that :-) - he he - just goes to show you don't need a GS to RTW - now I don't feel so bad for buggering off with my CBF600!
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Thumbs up cbf600

That's a bit "different" Matt; have you posted anything in, say, the Honda threads about travelling with a multi-cyl bike?
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ummm no... I try not to mention it

Perhaps I should? It did get picked up by the CBF1000 forum a while back - some chap found our blog and posted it up.

Nothing too scary though - I'm certainly not going off-road to start with... that will have to wait until I get the ETV

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Sorry, I did not realise that, they came up for me and I assumed it would work for anyone else.
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