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Old 03-14-2010, 01:39 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Surviving off season!!

Just wondering what everyone will be doing to survive this off season since it began a while ago for most of us. I will be racing in the hornet class at a local dirt track on Sat nights and fixing the car the rest of the week!
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Old 03-14-2010, 01:47 PM   #2 (permalink)
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School, and the cottage, and my gf....the usual
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Old 03-14-2010, 01:49 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Ridin my stuntbike and pitbike, watchin my 4yr old race his first year in motocross, and embarrassing imports, or retard racers as i like to call them, in my monte carlo!!!! oh yeah and waitin for my new 800 etec to arrive!!!!
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Old 03-14-2010, 01:50 PM   #4 (permalink)
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school, boating, work on the sled to have it in the best shape for next season! other little jobs around the shop, might build a mini-bike over the summer! have a few frames out back and a couple 3.5 and 5 horse motors kickin around the shop. should be a good little project to keep me busy.
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Old 03-14-2010, 02:14 PM   #5 (permalink)
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Jetski, rip around on the quad, do a little bit of muddin, and search craigslist occasioanlly for a new sled.. Ill be outdoors pretty much every hour of everyday!
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Old 03-14-2010, 02:41 PM   #6 (permalink)
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Old 03-14-2010, 03:09 PM   #7 (permalink)
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Alcohol,tobacco and firearms,and a little fishin'
hahaha, i almost forgot about those.. that'll take up most of my summer nights minus the firearms lol
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Old 03-14-2010, 03:36 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Lotsa work this year, but hope to put the asphalt track on my ZRT!
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Old 03-14-2010, 04:06 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Old 03-14-2010, 04:10 PM   #10 (permalink)
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ya ill be fishing and hunting and mudding to... sadly i live on a farm so cutting hay, raking hay, baling hay, and hauling bales takes a lot of time!
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Old 03-14-2010, 04:33 PM   #11 (permalink)
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Work, Fish (gotta try out the new boat) and ridding my bike (that is after i find one that i want) and then probably fish some more. HA
And of course the wife will have things to keep me more than occupied..
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Old 03-14-2010, 04:41 PM   #12 (permalink)
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Old 03-14-2010, 04:44 PM   #13 (permalink)
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ya ill be fishing and hunting and mudding to... sadly i live on a farm so cutting hay, raking hay, baling hay, and hauling bales takes a lot of time!
What do ya mean sadly! Id love to live on a farm! Keeps ya busy! Gets pretty boring around here in the Suburbs! Thats why im always up north!
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My sled:
03 z440 sno pro w/ 3000 miles
-Fresh Top End
-Rejetted
-white handguards
-4 inch riser
-1.375 inch track




rest of the fleet:
2003 polaris classic 340 3000 miles(FS)-2003 polaris indy xc 500 2200 miles(FS)-2000 polaris xc 700 7000 miles-2003 arctic cat zl 600 3200 miles-1999 arctic cat zl500 4500 milesSOLD
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Old 03-14-2010, 04:56 PM   #14 (permalink)
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Old 03-14-2010, 05:18 PM   #15 (permalink)
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Old 03-14-2010, 05:19 PM   #16 (permalink)
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Work and work some more. No rest on a dairy farm in the summer time! Hardly enough in the winter to sled either!
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Old 03-14-2010, 05:44 PM   #17 (permalink)
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Old 03-14-2010, 06:22 PM   #18 (permalink)
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Old 03-14-2010, 06:28 PM   #19 (permalink)
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Lots and Lots of work, it's never ending on a farm. Hopefully get everything planted by the end of July, work on the cattle sheds/hog houses, and get stuff ready for fall. And in between all that mudding.
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Old 03-14-2010, 06:53 PM   #20 (permalink)
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well i just got official word ill be working out of town all summer so i guess it will be a whole lot of work and no so much play
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