Embarrassing pics of when you started riding

Just seeing if anybody wanted to share your pictures of when you first started riding.

I'll go ahead and throw myself under the bus. Check out the 10' table I was scared to death of! I did have a little McGrath style back then!!

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i dont have a picture but i had a video of me doing a worcs race after riding for 2 months. i stalled it twice on the line holding up the group behind me lol

Here's another. Check out the major air!! Haha

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Not too old, but str8 goonin' Got my mismatched practice gear on and everything.

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Whoa!! That's way back!

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i raced one of them as well :-}}

started racing on CR80R then YZ80 J , YZ80 K then moved to the KX 80 like yours :-}}

here is a pic of my next bike just starting testing the 125 at 13 :-}}

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i raced one of them as well :-}}

started racing on CR80R then YZ80 J , YZ80 K then moved to the KX 80 like yours :-}}

here is a pic of my next bike just starting testing the 125 at 13 :-}}

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Sweet, I went to a KX 80, then XR 200 with the dual carbs (twice the HP bro!), then into a RMX 250 at 14. It was a awesome bike and kinda when I started to understand about tuning and wrenching on bikes....

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Not too old, but str8 goonin' Got my mismatched practice gear on and everything.

I know a thing or two about running mismatched gear lol

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Me on my PE 250 when I was about 13.

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Getting back into riding, about 2005 on my 03 YZ 250

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Me on my PE 250 when I was about 13.

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Getting back into riding, about 2005 on my 03 YZ 250

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Nice goon stance on the pe!! Haha jk

Whoa!! That's way back!

Only like 1990 or so...

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Nice goon stance on the pe!! Haha jk

Haha some goon'n going on for sure. Little improvement on the YZ but not much!

the embarrassing pictures of me riding continue no matter how long I ride :prof:

First year i started racing.

Age 8 1996 kx60

cant seem to find any pics of the lt50 quad i had before this.

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30 years between pics :-}}}

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I got a few. Man i was a goon back then lol. These were back in 2002-2003.Last time i was flat footed on a bike!hondaryan1.jpg

I dunno why i liked the mud when i was little. Now i hate it. I mean i am a great rider in it and usually do much better than others in the races but i hate cleaning it lol.p4260015k.jpg

And a little goon riding. I was a natural.

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Here is my antique contribution....it was the summer of 1980, and I am WFO on my 1980 Honda CR-80R on my small track that I built (mainly with a shovel!) at my parents house where I grew up here in Indiana. Nothing beats the smell of Castrol "R" and corn in the air!! Even though my jumps were shovel made, and riding gear I had on (a t-shirt and jeans) are embarrassing to look at now....those were some of the best memories I have of growing up!

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