MotoHouston.com MotoHouston.com
Register Members List Member Map Media Calendar Garage Forum Home Mark Forums Read

Go Back   MotoHouston.com > General Discussion > Taking it to the Track
Forgot info?

Welcome to MotoHouston.com! You are currently viewing our forums as a guest which gives you limited access to the community. By joining our free community you will have access to great discounts from our sponsors, the ability to post topics, communicate privately with other members, respond to polls, upload content, free email, classifieds, and access many other special features. Registration is fast, simple and absolutely free, join our community!

Register Today!

If you have any problems with the registration process or your account login, please contact us.


FREE MH Decals by MAIL!

Advertisement

Reply
Share This Thread: 
Subscribe to this Thread Thread Tools
Old 06-07-2010, 01:41 PM   #1
CarbonJames
LSTD/TTBC Instructor
 
CarbonJames's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: ELLIS TD
Feedback Rating: (1)
Posts: 13,769

Experience: 1-3 months
Trackdays: 1

Bike(s):
13 250sx
13 350sxf
12 150sx
07 CRF 230
04 CRF 50/70

Member Garage





GRINCHY!!!!

http://cafephoto.smugmug.com/Lone-St...93031610_R7X8Q


you've got pics.

I love your helmet dude...
CarbonJames is offline   Reply With Quote
Similar Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Grinchy ThomasNinja650 Off Topic 8 03-28-2012 08:20 PM
Grinchy! Squoddybody Off Topic 6 10-04-2010 08:48 AM
Grinchy MudBug Off Topic 12 07-11-2009 02:52 AM
Grinchy tiatool Off Topic 9 04-03-2009 05:41 PM
Grinchy SPYDER BITE Off Topic 4 03-10-2009 01:38 PM
Advertisement
Old 06-07-2010, 01:44 PM   #2
dbuck
Stayin' Young
 
dbuck's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: NW Houston BW8/290
Feedback Rating: (5)
Posts: 19,636

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
02 Honda Superhawk









Send a message via AIM to dbuck
that dude actually rides? lol
dbuck is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-07-2010, 02:22 PM   #3
Bean
you like apples?
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Htown
Feedback Rating: (1)
Posts: 963

Experience: 8 years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
K3 GSXR 600









Well...I'll let him tell it - let's just say it was really hot at TWS (Texas World Speedway)
Bean is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-07-2010, 02:28 PM   #4
alrova
- LSTD - From 0 to Snail
 
alrova's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: NW-Houston
Feedback Rating: (1)
Posts: 3,861

Experience: 1-3 months
Trackdays: 1

Bike(s):
09 ZX-6R









Send a message via MSN to alrova Send a message via Yahoo to alrova
It was nice seeing you out there Grinchy, now u don't have an excuse for not going more often.

BTW, 6 months and you only cleaned the forks lol
__________________
--Alberto--
New weapon - "Green Hornet Kato Style powered by Stoner's blood drop stolen by Melandri injected by Lascorz"
alrova is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-07-2010, 04:06 PM   #5
CarbonJames
LSTD/TTBC Instructor
 
CarbonJames's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: ELLIS TD
Feedback Rating: (1)
Posts: 13,769

Experience: 1-3 months
Trackdays: 1

Bike(s):
13 250sx
13 350sxf
12 150sx
07 CRF 230
04 CRF 50/70

Member Garage





where is this guy at?? he must still be recovering from his 3 sessions yesterday! LOL


Mike, it's always a blast to hang out with you man. i just wish you lived closer so we could bash you, i mean hang out with you more.
CarbonJames is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-07-2010, 04:42 PM   #6
Scorpio
Twist the Grip, Let'r Rip
 
Scorpio's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2005
Location: Shmearth
Feedback Rating: (6)
Posts: 12,292

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+


450x sumo (sold)
RC51 (sold)
Honda Grom 125(sold)

Member Garage





Send a message via AIM to Scorpio
Black Aprillia w/ the heart helmet?
Scorpio is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-07-2010, 04:48 PM   #7
ArturoC
51% Geek, 49% SuperHero
 
ArturoC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Atascocita
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 23,248


Bike(s):
'99 GSXR600
'04 NSR 50
'09 Yamaha WR250X
'07 Triumph 675

Member Garage





Send a message via ICQ to ArturoC Send a message via AIM to ArturoC Send a message via Yahoo to ArturoC Send a message via Skype™ to ArturoC
w00t! Nice meeting ya Grinchy. It was nice to finally put a face to the name.
__________________
Blog | Pics | YouTube
CMRA [Prov Nov]ice #404
Sponsors: D&D - GoPro - Amsoil
ArturoC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-07-2010, 08:28 PM   #8
Grinchy
Senior Member
 
Grinchy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Seabrook
Feedback Rating: (15)
Posts: 15,535

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
'prila









Quote:
Originally Posted by CarbonJames View Post
http://cafephoto.smugmug.com/Lone-St...93031610_R7X8Q


you've got pics.

I love your helmet dude...
Thanks James, I'm all about sharing the love you know that


Quote:
Originally Posted by dbuck View Post
that dude actually rides? lol
more than you these days
, i've done the forest TWICE and a trackday

Quote:
Originally Posted by Bean View Post
Well...I'll let him tell it - let's just say it was really hot at TWS (Texas World Speedway)
near killed me
my total respect for all of you out there that rode every session
I have never sweated like that ever

Great seeing you again Bean
I loved your comment,
"how ya getting on out there Bean?"
"pretty good now I've got brakes!!!"


Quote:
Originally Posted by alrova View Post
It was nice seeing you out there Grinchy, now u don't have an excuse for not going more often.

BTW, 6 months and you only cleaned the forks lol
Great riding with you Alberto and that ninja thing sure sings a sweet tune
Thanks for the help with the lines, you and James were very patient.
PS I always have excuses


Quote:
Originally Posted by CarbonJames View Post
where is this guy at?? he must still be recovering from his 3 sessions yesterday! LOL


Mike, it's always a blast to hang out with you man. i just wish you lived closer so we could bash you, i mean hang out with you more.
I'm here dude , just got up, felt a bit jaded today
Bash away I love it
You should have come for a steak afterwards, Tim looked like a Swan Vesta
Seriously, I had a great time, thanks for help making it happen
Just wish I had an American wife

Quote:
Originally Posted by Scorpio View Post
Black Aprillia w/ the heart helmet?


Quote:
Originally Posted by ArturoC View Post
w00t! Nice meeting ya Grinchy. It was nice to finally put a face to the name.
You too fella, I hope my comments weren't taken out of context
Shocked me that you were sitting right there all that time.
Hope we can get out on track together next time
Grinchy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-07-2010, 09:42 PM   #9
alrova
- LSTD - From 0 to Snail
 
alrova's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: NW-Houston
Feedback Rating: (1)
Posts: 3,861

Experience: 1-3 months
Trackdays: 1

Bike(s):
09 ZX-6R









Send a message via MSN to alrova Send a message via Yahoo to alrova
get ready fro some cresson July 9th and then another weekend bash july 17 and 18.
__________________
--Alberto--
New weapon - "Green Hornet Kato Style powered by Stoner's blood drop stolen by Melandri injected by Lascorz"
alrova is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-07-2010, 10:13 PM   #10
ArturoC
51% Geek, 49% SuperHero
 
ArturoC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2005
Location: Atascocita
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 23,248


Bike(s):
'99 GSXR600
'04 NSR 50
'09 Yamaha WR250X
'07 Triumph 675

Member Garage





Send a message via ICQ to ArturoC Send a message via AIM to ArturoC Send a message via Yahoo to ArturoC Send a message via Skype™ to ArturoC
Quote:
Originally Posted by Grinchy View Post
You too fella, I hope my comments weren't taken out of context
Noway!


Quote:
Shocked me that you were sitting right there all that time.
Hope we can get out on track together next time
I know, right?! Freakin' 'berto!
__________________
Blog | Pics | YouTube
CMRA [Prov Nov]ice #404
Sponsors: D&D - GoPro - Amsoil
ArturoC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2010, 08:01 AM   #11
FLYIN'DUC
Senior Member
 
FLYIN'DUC's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2007
Location: Cleveland, Texas
Feedback Rating: (7)
Posts: 6,254


Bike(s):
07 Ducati, 99 Busa









I had a great time, WTH is a Swan Vesta, Should I be happy or mad? My is great she takes great care of me, and Sarah told Lisa to take care of her husband, wait a minute Mike where U at fugger?
FLYIN'DUC is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2010, 08:46 AM   #12
Gixxer Geezer
All day long I'm shufflin
 
Gixxer Geezer's Avatar
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Alvin
Feedback Rating: (3)
Posts: 20,618

Experience: 10+ years

Bike(s):
06 honda vtx 1300
06 Busa limited. sold
2 Gixxer 600. sold
85 Honda Hurricane. sold
56 Triumph, 64 BSA, Thunderbolt, 66 BSA Lightning Bolt, 64 Honda Scrambler. all sold






You guys dont give Mike such a hard time.. he is still used to driving on the wrong side of the road...
__________________
gixxergeezer 1



What part of "I Don't Care", Don't you Understand?
Gixxer Geezer is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2010, 10:42 AM   #13
Grinchy
Senior Member
 
Grinchy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Seabrook
Feedback Rating: (15)
Posts: 15,535

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
'prila









Quote:
Originally Posted by FLYIN'DUC View Post
I had a great time, WTH is a Swan Vesta, Should I be happy or mad? My is great she takes great care of me, and Sarah told Lisa to take care of her husband, wait a minute Mike where U at fugger?
pasty looking thing with a shiny red head
2afn3g3

Quote:
Originally Posted by Gixxer Geezer View Post
You guys dont give Mike such a hard time.. he is still used to driving on the wrong side of the road...

Through turn 1 I was on the left, the right, in the middle, on the edge, on the yellow line, on the overbanding, everywhere except where I needed to be

Can't wait to go again
Grinchy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2010, 10:43 AM   #14
Grinchy
Senior Member
 
Grinchy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Seabrook
Feedback Rating: (15)
Posts: 15,535

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
'prila









Quote:
Originally Posted by alrova View Post
get ready fro some cresson July 9th and then another weekend bash july 17 and 18.
tooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo o hot
Grinchy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-08-2010, 11:05 AM   #15
alrova
- LSTD - From 0 to Snail
 
alrova's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2006
Location: NW-Houston
Feedback Rating: (1)
Posts: 3,861

Experience: 1-3 months
Trackdays: 1

Bike(s):
09 ZX-6R









Send a message via MSN to alrova Send a message via Yahoo to alrova
Quote:
Originally Posted by Grinchy View Post
tooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooooo o hot
dood, use my technique and you will be ready for it. Your bike doesn't like to be cleaned all the time fool.
__________________
--Alberto--
New weapon - "Green Hornet Kato Style powered by Stoner's blood drop stolen by Melandri injected by Lascorz"
alrova is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2010, 10:01 AM   #16
Badchev
Slow
 
Badchev's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2009
Location: Here
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 1,350

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
'01 Bandit









Quote:
Originally Posted by dbuck View Post
that dude actually rides? lol
All I saw him do was sit there and sweat.........but they SAID he did a session.
Badchev is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2010, 06:26 PM   #17
CarbonJames
LSTD/TTBC Instructor
 
CarbonJames's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: ELLIS TD
Feedback Rating: (1)
Posts: 13,769

Experience: 1-3 months
Trackdays: 1

Bike(s):
13 250sx
13 350sxf
12 150sx
07 CRF 230
04 CRF 50/70

Member Garage





Quote:
Originally Posted by Badchev View Post
All I saw him do was sit there and sweat.........but they SAID he did a session.
yeah, he did the ROUND ROBIN and then hung up his leathers.
CarbonJames is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2010, 09:56 PM   #18
Grinchy
Senior Member
 
Grinchy's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Seabrook
Feedback Rating: (15)
Posts: 15,535

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
'prila









Quote:
Originally Posted by Badchev View Post
All I saw him do was sit there and simmer gently on gas mark 4.........but they SAID he did a session.
fixed


Quote:
Originally Posted by CarbonJames View Post
yeah, he did the ROUND ROBIN and then hung up his leathers.
son
some of us had to bail out early, you know, like you with the "growing" thing
Grinchy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2010, 10:15 PM   #19
CarbonJames
LSTD/TTBC Instructor
 
CarbonJames's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: ELLIS TD
Feedback Rating: (1)
Posts: 13,769

Experience: 1-3 months
Trackdays: 1

Bike(s):
13 250sx
13 350sxf
12 150sx
07 CRF 230
04 CRF 50/70

Member Garage





Quote:
Originally Posted by Grinchy View Post
fixed




son
some of us had to bail out early, you know, like you with the "growing" thing
if you can't handle the heat, stay out of the leathers.


don't worry, we knew when you showed up with a " pack" you were going to wuss out on us fairly early on in the day.
CarbonJames is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 06-09-2010, 10:45 PM   #20
dbuck
Stayin' Young
 
dbuck's Avatar
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: NW Houston BW8/290
Feedback Rating: (5)
Posts: 19,636

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

Bike(s):
02 Honda Superhawk









Send a message via AIM to dbuck
Quote:
Originally Posted by CarbonJames View Post
we knew when you showed up with a " pack" you were going to wuss out on us fairly early on in the day.
tell me you're joking


dbuck is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Thread Tools

Advertisement


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:26 PM.


MotoHouston.com is not responsible for the content posted by users.
Privacy Policy