one that starts within 3 kicks' & my own 1979 maico gs 250
All time hero racer/rider personality
How long have you been riding?
since 1975' so thats 44 years
What's your story?
growing up knowing that my cousin was ken le Breton (the white ghost) & speedway. I found a grentec grass-hopper, that had no engine'!, in 1979, I began working at stoney creek m/cycles & trevor/marg hunter at bexley on Thursday arvo & sat mornings' & bought a yz 80e, then a yz 125a, I began racing BMX. then in 1980 a xr185 for my 1st licienced/registered m/bike which just could not handle the abuse' then in 1981,I purchased a 1979 gs 250 maico that was also my commute to work & weekend thrash bike in training for a very short career as a MX'er, the steve McQueen on any sunday movie was my bible & kurnell sand dunes became our play-ground as was the dirt trails about menai tip, rode the new blackbutt complex at nowra' also the brendabilla's (camberra)? & hungry creek' at?? peates ridge??? where the mighty maico's bosch electrics shit them selves & parked the maico up until 2017 when I restored the bike, I went to a 2stroke bike meet up at surf side m/cycles brookvale & won the best dirt bike award. theres a lot more to say but my typing skills are too slow to go into details, I have some amazing old fotos from 1980 & mr motocross at amaroo"