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Old 02-14-2014, 05:32 PM   #1
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Anyone know any places to "practice?" like maybe abandoned go-kart tracks?

Hey guys, so it occured to me the other day, what about the casual sport rider who wants to practice his skills but not necessarily gear up or throw down for a full fledged track day...

does anyone know of any private go kart tracks or anything similar that are not in use (hopefully you know the owner or some such) and they would allow 2-3 bikes to go around their track, responsibly?

alternatively: where do you go besides public roads, to take some more aggresive turns
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Old 02-14-2014, 07:09 PM   #2
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i really cant think of any non public roads. that are free and safe enough to take turns at a good speed. you can go hit up the clovers on memorial or RR lol idk...
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Old 02-15-2014, 01:03 AM   #4
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if your going to go to someones go cart track you might as well go do a track day. track days don't have to be full race. you do need all the gear but you don't have to go all out like you think you should... other than that find a neighborhood being built that has the roads down but no houses or go late at night to a big open parking lot and make a track around the light poles or find a warehouse complex that's flat... do that till the cops run you off... I seriously doubt they would give you a ticket or anything, MOST would just tell you to leave and not do it again... I have done all these things and never got in any serious trouble... im not saying that you wont, just be smart and courteous about it.
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Old 02-15-2014, 04:22 AM   #5
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ill check tmgp out and the tip about empty neighborhoods is along the lines of what i was thinking as well.

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