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A week from today the whole gang rides up to beloved Bennington, VT for the Eighth Annual Bennington Triumph Bash. ┬áThis year’s t-shirt was designed by Wendy with help from the forum members as art directors. Our unofficial leader, Dave, … Continue reading

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Getting to know the new bike

While the only real difference between my written-off 2013 Tiger 800 ‘Roadie’ and my new-to-me 2014 Tiger 800 XC is the larger front wheel (21″ for dirt rather than the 19″ on the Roadie for tighter ‘sport’ turns) and the … Continue reading

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Catching up

On November 7, three days after the prior post, I crashed the Tiger on a sheet of ice in the Allegheny National Forest. No big deal, small broken clavicle, but the bike was totaled financially due to frame damage. Now … Continue reading

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