motorcycling
Download
Skip this Video
Download Presentation
Motorcycling

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 10

Motorcycling - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 354 Views
  • Uploaded on

Motorcycling. A presentation on the theme of “My Hobby or Interest”. How I got Started. I got my first bike on my 17 th birthday I really wanted a 250cc Yamaha ……. My parents bought me a scooter! There was no training in those days I rode around, and fell off a few times

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Motorcycling' - Renfred


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
motorcycling
Motorcycling

A presentation on the theme of “My Hobby or Interest”

slide2

How I got Started

  • I got my first bike on my 17th birthday
  • I really wanted a 250cc Yamaha …….
  • My parents bought me a scooter!
  • There was no training in those days
  • I rode around, and fell off a few times
  • Took the test, and never looked back!
slide3

My First Bike

  • My first bike was a Vespa
  • It was a nice shade of pale blue
  • Bought second - hand
  • A dull, but reliable machine
  • Top speed ……………… 40 m.p.h.
slide4

My First Big Tour

  • Bristol to Lands End in one day ……
  • On a Vespa 90 Scooter!
  • Toured Cornwall for a week
  • Returned home
  • Traded in the scooter for a “125”
  • I’d caught the motorcycling bug!
slide5

My Current Bike

  • Honda VFR750
  • The best all – round bike for the road!
  • Bright Red
  • Amazing V4 engine
  • Top speed ………………………..140mph
slide6

Touring Holidays

  • The Honda has been all over Europe
  • Furthest South – Costa del Sol
  • Furthest North – Cape Wrath
  • 72,000 miles in 6 years!
my dream bike
My Dream Bike
  • No motorcycle can do it all
  • If I won the lottery………………
  • I would buy a sports motorcycle, a touring machine, and an off – road bike to go in my garage
  • One of them would be a Ducati!
  • They are the Ferrari of motorcycles!
slide8

Becoming a Biker

  • You will need a Bike (max 125cc)
  • You must do Compulsory Basic Training
  • Then you have to take a 2 part test
  • This includes an exam
  • Two years probationary period………
  • There is a power limit – 30 horsepower
slide9

The “Kit” You Need

  • Helmet
  • Gloves
  • Boots
  • Textile suit or leathers
  • Earplugs!
acknowledgements
Acknowledgements
  • Images of motorcycles used by permission of Ducati UK LTD www.ducatiuk.com and www.wemoto.com
  • Image of helmet used by permission of Style2000 www.style2000.com
ad