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

Go Back > Information > Introduction Forum
Forgot info?

Welcome to! 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!


Share This Thread: 
Subscribe to this Thread Thread Tools
Old 01-27-2009, 10:44 PM   #21
<<<< S.B.N. >>>>
Pyrofallout's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2008
Feedback Rating: (31)
Posts: 25,364

Experience: 5 years
Trackdays: 10+

Member Garage

Originally Posted by houtex View Post
I have always wanted a bike and during my research my friend of 18 years, Rob919/FlipSideUp told me about MotoHouston so I joined and lurked and learned. I took the MSF in October at Awesome Cycles (yes they are Awesome!) and bought a used 08 Yamaha FZ6.
So now I am building up my mileage by riding around the Heights/Memorial Drive area and working on my street riding skills. Love the FZ6. I read all about how it is not a good noob bike but being a bit older and I like to think more mature, I have felt pretty comfortable so far.
Don't read that as cocky. I have a very healthy respect for the power under my right hand. I always remember what my "Black Hat" instructor told me at the US Army Parachute School "The day you are not afraid is the day you stop jumping". I go ATGATT every time I get on the bike.

I hope to join a group ride some time down the road when I have built up a good mileage base.

Maybe I will be good enough to someday join Astars! I read that the "Forest Gnomes" are going Icon but my name is Joe so maybe I will start up a Joe Rocket club.

Anyway, be gentle on this noob if you see me posting on threads.

Garden Oaks/Heights
I am never Gentle! NEVER!!!

But welcome to MH!
A government big enough to give you everything you want, is big enough to take away everything you have.
"The course of history shows that as a government grows, liberty decreases."
-Thomas Jefferson
Pyrofallout is offline   Reply With Quote
Similar Topics
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
mh klassik Off Topic 26 05-12-2009 02:00 PM
'sup MH Grinchy Off Topic 61 05-01-2009 02:54 PM
MH How To's....... silverfudge Forum Updates & Feedback 2 12-04-2008 03:11 AM
New to MH gixxer2005 Events, Meets and Rides 25 05-07-2008 02:30 PM
To: MH SPONSORS and BUS. Entities trying to STRONG ARM MH Solracer Forum Updates & Feedback 42 08-16-2007 10:42 AM
Old 01-28-2009, 02:03 AM   #22
gsxr005's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: I think some where in Bayarea or Webster???
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 1,099

Experience: 6 years
Trackdays: 1

2004 Yamaha YZF450 Dirtbike

Send a message via AIM to gsxr005 Send a message via Yahoo to gsxr005
Wassup! Welcome 2 MH

I ride because I want too, I ride because I need too, enough talk lets ride! Till our seats catches on fire! The faster the better! Ride it to your Limits. "I live my life quarter mile at a time and in those 10sec I'm free and nothing else matter" No BS, No hassle, No worries just me and my bike.
gsxr005 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2009, 07:03 AM   #23
Street Ninja Four Father
C.Hern5972's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2008
Location: Pearland Tx
Feedback Rating: (5)
Posts: 14,729

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

96 ZX7R 37k miles and still strong
2007 HD Softail
2002 Springer Classic
2007 GSXR600

Member Garage

welcome to MH

Chris H
"I dont follow rules to well"
C.Hern5972 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2009, 08:37 AM   #24
Senior Member
Fuzzy018's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2007
Location: West Houston
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 4,034

Experience: 6 years

2009 HD Dyna - Super Glide

Fuzzy018 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2009, 02:18 PM   #25
Senior Member
andreakw123's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2009
Location: Clear Lake
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 390

Experience: 2 years
Trackdays: 5

07 CBR600RR
06 ZX-636-DEAD

Howdy! Welcome to MH. I live in the Medical Center. There doesn't seem to be too many MH riders in our area. I only know of a couple. If you ever want to go ride, let me know.
andreakw123 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2009, 02:24 PM   #26
Senior Member
BigComfy's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: under a rock
Feedback Rating: (3)
Posts: 24,289

Experience: 1-3 months
Trackdays: 10+

SV1k (sold)
CRB6 Track Bike (sold)
Daytona 1200 (parted)
1st Gen FZ1 (sold)
1st Gen SV650 (sold)

Member Garage

Originally Posted by Godsuki View Post

choke choke choke
I can't hear you when you talk with my nuttzzz in your mouth
"I haven't seen the crash, but I think Marc needs to be penalized for two or three seasons! Until I stop racing!"-VR46
BigComfy is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2009, 02:34 PM   #27
Motorcycle School
FastLine's Avatar
Join Date: Jun 2005
Location: MSRH GSS TWS (Texas World Speedway)
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 13,881

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+


FastLine is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2009, 02:51 PM   #28
Join Date: Jan 2008
Location: Most northern tip of the southside
Feedback Rating: (3)
Posts: 20,878

Experience: 6 years
Trackdays: 6

1994 kawi zx7
1991 DR250

Member Garage

User is banned

MudBug is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2009, 03:30 PM   #29
R.I.P Bobby K/ NY Matty
TnTEntR1's Avatar
Join Date: May 2007
Location: LM.TX City. Houston. Brownsville
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 1,659

Experience: 6 years

'06 Yama R1

Howdy ! ..we wont hurt you, well at least i wont .
"Better Ride Safe, then be sorry!"

Tuan Tran
Direct# 281-300-1333
"Like a Good Neighbor, TntEntR1 is there!"
TnTEntR1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-28-2009, 04:02 PM   #30
Aut inveniam viam aut fac
bioGuru's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2008
Location: Woodlands area
Feedback Rating: (4)
Posts: 2,789

Experience: 3 years

2008 Suzuki GSX650F - sold

Member Garage

web banner 392x72

Motorcycling in itself is not inherently dangerous. But to an even greater degree than the sea, it is terribly unforgiving of any carelessness, incapacity or neglect.
bioGuru is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-01-2009, 09:53 PM   #31
This Flip Rides Nekkid
FlipSideUp's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2007
Location: Houston - Memorial
Feedback Rating: (13)
Posts: 4,605

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 10+

'03 Honda 919 Hornet
'89 Yamaha FZR400 Trackbike
'83 Honda CB650SC Nighthawk
'07 Step-2 (ok, it's my daughter's)

Hey Joe, welcome to MH. Good peeps here!

Man... 18 years, huh? We'z gettin' old man!
FlipSideUp is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-01-2009, 10:03 PM   #32
moving chicane
Join Date: Aug 2006
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 5,825

Welcome. Glad you know what you're getting into. We'll be gentle.
level5 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-01-2009, 10:11 PM   #33
SSG Coleman
ThomasNinja650's Avatar
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Bryan/College Station
Feedback Rating: (2)
Posts: 16,277

Experience: 10+ years

2007 Kawasaki Ninja 650-R

Welcome to MH. Check out the Events section for upcoming rides and meets. Get out there and meet up with some peoples.
For those looking to give back to Texas and serve those in times of need, Join the Texas State Guard.
Locate a Recruiter
ThomasNinja650 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 02-01-2009, 10:22 PM   #34
warped and bent
Warpbender's Avatar
Join Date: Oct 2007
Location: Hockley, TX
Feedback Rating: (0)
Posts: 1,716

Experience: 10+ years
Trackdays: 1

'07 Yammy FZ1 "the faster blue one"
'04 DR650se (sold)

Member Garage

Nice bike man, and welcome!

Life is too short not to ride nekkid!
Originally Posted by CaligoneTx View Post
So keep talking chit or try it.
Warpbender is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 04:17 AM. is not responsible for the content posted by users.
Privacy Policy