1,000,000 miles of motorcycle riding. - Suzuki Volusia Forums : Intruder Volusia and Boulevard Forum
  • 2 Post By Gene
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-13-2019, 11:05 PM Thread Starter
Super Moderator
Gene's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Olds Alberta
Posts: 3,179
Thanks: 225
Thanked 858 Times in 644 Posts
1,000,000 miles of motorcycle riding.

This video is a bit of history of motorcycle riding.... in my town and my province in Canada.

I have had several extended conversations with him in the last 10 years since I purchased my bike and visited his dealership looking for accessories, parts and yes, a bike.

His office in the dealership is at the back of the showroom beside the tire display/storage rack and if you walk past his office and he is there he will always come out to talk to you.. My visits with him were later in the business day and some of them lasted past closing time.

He is a true gentleman - as you will see in the video - and at now 89 years young. He was till riding his Goldwing trike last fall when I was last in the dealership.

The original building is still on the farm outside of Olds - now used as a cabinet/woodworking



Psyc0 and scorpion46 like this.

06 C50C (Special Edition)
lowered 2" --- Metzler 880 www's
OEM lightbar --- Cobra EG --- Sagebrush chaps
DJ drive --- mustang 3 piece seat --- CW Tach
Vista Cruise --- 4X1.5 pullback risers

CYFHMN member ---
Gene is offline  
The Following User Says Thank You to Gene For This Useful Post:
scorpion46 (03-14-2019)
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old 03-14-2019, 01:21 PM
Senior VR Member
scorpion46's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2012
Location: Indiana
Posts: 19,053
Thanks: 1,604
Thanked 1,566 Times in 1,402 Posts
Great stories. Thanks for sharing.

I can head East or West, it doesn't matter as long as it's on 2 wheels.
scorpion46 is offline  
Sponsored Links

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the Suzuki Volusia Forums : Intruder Volusia and Boulevard Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome