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  1. Cyclist pushed off his bike after argument outside Wargrave schoolRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Get Reading

    Thames Valley Police are appealing for witnesses after an incident outside the Robert Piggott CofE Junior School in School Hill, Wargrave at 8.30am yesterday The incident took place when the silver Yamaha TW 125 motorbike and a green Jaguar XK8 convertible collided at the junction of Davis Street and Davis Way in Hurst at 6.14pm A middle-aged man was pushed off his bike into a hedge after a dispute with a woman outside a school yesterday morning. Thames Valley Police are appealing for witnesses after an incident outside the Robert Piggott CofE Junior School in School Hill, Wargrave at 8.30am yesterday.

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  2. 3,379 miles IN 11 1/2 daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | The Wave

    A century ago, Erwin George "Cannon Ball" Baker unintentionally coined a term when he threw a leg over his Indian Motorcycle and trekked the 3,379 miles from San Diego to New York in a mere 111/2 days. To celebrate the centennial of the original Cannon Ball Run, retired racing legend Don Emde retraced Baker's route this past May with a group of 30 riders, who began their journey not only on the exact same day as Baker but at the exact same minute.

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  3. Motorcyclist suffers broken shoulder blade and cracked spine after collision in HurstRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | Get Reading

    Lifelong fan John Hayward suffered a cardiac arrest as he was preparing to watch the Royals take on Barnsley in March Paul Carrack's long string of hits includes Living Years, Over My Shoulder and Tempted but it is Mike + the Mechanics and Squeeze whose names are on the singles 85-year-old Tilehurst baker Ronald Brock used an Evening Post recipe from 25 years ago to make his Christmas cake The incident took place when the silver Yamaha TW 125 motorbike and a green Jaguar XK8 convertible collided at the junction of Davis Street and Davis Way in Hurst at 6.14pm The incident took place when the silver Yamaha TW 125 motorbike and a green Jaguar XK8 convertible collided at the junction of Davis Street and Davis Way in Hurst at 6.14pm A 21-year-old motorcyclist was taken to hospital with a broken shoulder blade and cracked spine after colliding with a car in Hurst last night.

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  4. Paddy's bike back on the trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 13 | New Vision

    Paddy's bike that he rode in the early eighties has been put back to shape and will be at Busiika. By Johnson Were Championship standings: MX1 category: 1. M. Van Pee 354pts 2. A. Blick Jr. 302 MX2 1. F. Kiggundu 287 2. M. Ntayiro 261 85cc 1. A. Omar 326 2. A. Blick 301 65cc 1. B. Nsumba 289 2. F. Ssentamu 285 50cc 1. E. Mwangala 287 2. H. Kiggundu 252 Motorsport fans will, during the Nomi National Motocross championship on Sunday, have a glimpse of the bike that the late Paddy Blick Sr. used to ride.

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  5. Retrospective: Yamaha XT600: 1984-1989Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 11 | RiderMagazine.com

    As an inveterate reader of motorcycle travel articles and books, in the 1980s and '90s I noticed that many of our European friends, when headed off to Africa-the equivalent of our southwest-opted to take Yamaha's big 600cc single-cylinder enduro bike, known as the XT. If you really wanted to go someplace rough, like the backroads of many African nations, you needed a bike that was stone reliable.

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  6. 2015 Yamaha FJ-09 First LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Motorcycle USA

    Yamaha's recently introduced FZ-09 is currently the most popular motorcycle in the Japanese manufactures line-up. Eager to build on sales momentum it's introducing a purpose-built touring machine in the FJ-09 .

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  7. First Look: 2015 Yamaha FJ-09Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 4 | Cycle News

    Yamaha continues to expand its street bike line-up with the addition of a "touring" version of its popular FZ-09. Dubbed the FJ-09, the 2015 machine adds touring-friendly accommodations for riders seeking a fun and flexible middleweight motorcycle.

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  8. 2015 Yamaha FJ-09 | First LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Motorcyclist Magazine

    We're not at all surprised to see new variations on the FZ-09's fantastic three-cylinder engine, but the FJ-09 isn't exactly where we expected Yamaha to go. Where the FZ is your basic naked streetfighter, the FJ is an interesting ADV/light tourer crossover, intended to do many things for many riders.

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  9. Off Road Adventures marks 25 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | Scoop

    New Zealand's most pioneering off-road adventure tourism company reaches a momentous landmark this month as 'Off Road Adventures Queenstown' celebrates its 25th anniversary. The Queenstown-based company has grown from humble beginnings to become the largest operator of its kind, not only in New Zealand but across the globe.

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  10. Muscle Milk TWMX Fall Cup 2014 Round 3: Cahuilla Creek MXRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Oct 26 | Transworld

    We have officially passed through the first half of the 2014 Muscle Milk TWMX Fall Cup and what a success it's been thus far in series. For the third stop in the final series of the 2014 season, the TWMXRS circus invaded the confines of Cahuilla Creek MX and the Anza, CA motocross tracks, once again, delivered the roughness.

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  11. Motorcyclists say they are to blame for most accidents: Views from 2 ridersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | The Straits Times

    A recent survey found that nearly three in four motorcyclists in Singapore have had an accident before, and most admit that the accidents were of their own doing. Poor judgment calls, from tailgating to cutting off other vehicles, were the leading reason why they lost control of their motorbikes, according to the survey on motorcycle safety commissioned by local automaker Alife Air Automobiles.

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  12. 2015 Yamaha WR250F & YZ250FX First LookRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Motorcycle USA

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  13. Yamaha Introduces All-New WR250FRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 16, 2014 | Cycle News

    It's basically and off-road version of the company's well-liked YZ250F motocross bike and, like the YZ, features a rearward slanted, fuel-injected, 249cc, DOHC four-stroke engine with four titanium valves. It retains the YZ's bilateral beam frame and KYB SSS front suspension.

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  14. Yamaha announces new products for spring 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | Boating Industry

    Yamaha Marine Group announced several new products today, expanding their V MAX SHO outboard models, launching a new outboard motor, increasing propeller offerings and a new Helm Master boat control system. The V MAS SHO 250 X-Shaft and the V MAS SHO 150 X-Shaft are new outboard models with 25-inch shaft lengths that will provide more choices for anglers and boaters, particularly those in Northern and Midwestern waters.

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  15. First Ride On The New-Look 2015 Yamaha YZ250Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 2, 2014 | Cycle News

    It's funny how the company that some people considered "killed" the two-stroke is the same company that is trying to keep it alive. And they're doing a good job of it.

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  16. Ducati Unveils 2015 Scrambler At IntermotRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Forbes.com

    I have reviewed hundreds of cars, trucks, SUVs, crossovers, minivans and motorcycles for a wide assortment of magazines and websites. If it's got wheels and an engine, I want to drive it or ride it, and then write about it.

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  17. New 2015 Yamaha YZ 2 Strokes, YZ125 / YZ250Read the original story

    Sep 24, 2014 | Power Sports Network

    September 24, 2014 Yamaha Motor Europe - Motor Sports Newswire For 2015 we've totally upgraded this legendary dirt bike with all new front and rear suspension systems for even more agile handling and faster cornering - and the sharp new bodywork gives a cool factory look. Now all that's missing from the package is... you.

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  18. Yamaha launches new YZF rangeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 20, 2014 | The New Zealand Herald

    The contingent of journalists attending the launch of Yamaha's motocross range at Queensland Moto Park was joined by Josh Coppins, the recently-retired Kiwi rider once ranked number two in the MX1 World Championship after graduating from the 250cc MX class, where he was second in his final year. This man was a giant of the world stage, with a 100-point lead in the 2007 MX1 champs until he broke a shoulder and missed the last three rounds - and he still made the podium.

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  19. 2015 Yamaha YZ125/YZ250 First Ride ReviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Motorcycle.com

    The proliferation of modern four-strokes has changed the dirtbike world in a profound yet very subtle fashion. We take today's high-winding four-stroke MX and off-road engines for granted simply because they have been in the mainstream for nearly 15 years.

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  20. Yamaha FJ-09 is Coming And It Should Be A Big HitRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | Motorcycle Daily

    To say we liked the Yamaha FZ-09 Triple is an understatement . You just won't find a better power-to-dollar value in any other motorcycle on the market.

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