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Title: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: anjimehra on 15.02. 2010 08:58
Hi guys

Am planning on visiting the annual meet of the Ulysses club in Albany this year & will be arriving in Perth around end Feb from India.
Any of you guys likely to be there? Would love to meet up & exchange notes

Ride safe
Anji Mehra
Pune
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: orabanda on 15.02. 2010 09:05
Hi Anji;

What is the date for the rally?

Regards,
Richard
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: anjimehra on 16.02. 2010 11:43
Hi Richard
the convention is from March 8 to March 16. Am getting some more details later today & will post these later. I will bw with some friends at Wembley Downs, most likely
Take care
Anji
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: Josh Cox on 16.02. 2010 12:38
You old guys have fun......... *smile*
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: anjimehra on 17.02. 2010 06:59
G'Day Josh
Its a pity you just moved away from Perth. Hows the Flash doing. Riding her often? Mine stuck for the past 6 weeks for the bwnd pipes & silencers. Hoping to fire her up this week.
Take care
Anji
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: olev on 17.02. 2010 07:42
Anji,
They wouldn't let Josh in. He is too young and innocent and pure.
I doubt they'd let Orabanda in for the opposite reasons.
For overseas members who haven't heard of Ulysses its a big bunch of about a million antisocial pensioners who ride motorcycles with a motto of 'Grow old Disgracefully'
Junior members are allowed in at 45 years. You need to be 55 to be a full member.
I'd like to join but the local branch is full of poseurs and beauracratic harley riding pr*cks.
(unkind people have said I'd fit in perfectly)
and be careful about buying bridges and cattle stations from people you meet in the pub.
cheers
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: a10gf on 17.02. 2010 07:50
 ^^^ *lol*
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: Josh Cox on 17.02. 2010 10:28
Innocent, I've seen more knobs than a locksmith,,,,,, oh hang on,,,,,,, *smile*.

Hi Anji,

Saw an advertisment for you and your sons business in a motorcycle rag at Orabanda's place, looks like fun.

All is well in Cairns, should have about 350 miles on the bike this weekend, good luck with the finished project, very much looking forward to seeing your photos.
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: gold33 on 17.02. 2010 11:32
Josh,

3 more years and you will be eligible to join as a junior old guy yourself.
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: anjimehra on 20.02. 2010 11:38
Hi Josh
Just curious to know which magazine did you see the ad for our company?

Take care
Anji
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: Josh Cox on 23.02. 2010 03:51
Sorry Anji, I can not remember (maybe I am ready for the Ulysses club ;)), if you badger Orabanda he might be able to find it, it was in his shed on the bench when I was there last.
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: Josh Cox on 26.02. 2010 02:09
Gold33, Bite me  *smile*, I'm a 73 model, few more years, 37 this October.
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: gold33 on 26.02. 2010 06:31
Josh,
I'm 44 a month later... I remember my 35 like it was yesterday, must have grabbed the throttle too hard at some stage, the next few years seem to have occurred in about a month!
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: anjimehra on 28.02. 2010 07:48
Hi Richard
Are you going to be at the rally in Albany? Or are you still too young for it!!
Can you remember the name of the magazine which josh is referring to/
Take care
Anji
Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: orabanda on 28.02. 2010 09:20
Hi Anji,
No, I won't be there.

However, Tony Mettam from Kalgoorlie will be (riding a Kawasaki VN1300). He is a mate, and likes riding anything (and motorcycles including my BSAs), so see if you can track him down.

I think the book was Classic Bike; it's buried in the shed with many others at the moment..

Richard

Title: Re: Ulysses club meet in Albany
Post by: anjimehra on 03.03. 2010 04:45
Thanks Richard. Will try & get my hands on one
Take care
Anji