Welcome guest, is this your first visit? Create Account now to join.
  • Login:

Welcome to the NZ Hunting and Shooting Forums.

If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed.

DPT Black Watch


User Tag List

+ Reply to Thread
Results 1 to 5 of 5
Like Tree6Likes
  • 6 Post By GravelBen

Thread: Burt Munro Challenge

  1. #1
    Member GravelBen's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Gorrre
    Posts
    3,059

    Burt Munro Challenge

    The Burt Munro challenge was on over the weekend down here, thought I'd go along and shoot some photos of 2-wheeled antics for a change. The whole challenge includes a bunch of events (hillclimb, moto-x, beach race, speedway, circuit and street races) but I only got to the street race. Good fun though, some photos for the secret power rangers among you:



    This guy is a legend - one arm, one leg and still racing hard:





    Apparently he prefers turning left for some reason...





















    Apparently some bikes are less reliable than others:



    The rest here if you haven't had enough yet:

    2013 Burt Munro Street Race Photos by GravelBen | Photobucket
    moonhunt, ebf, Toby and 3 others like this.

  2. #2
    OPCz Rushy's Avatar
    Join Date
    Jun 2012
    Location
    Nor West of Auckland on the true right of the Kaipara River
    Posts
    27,975
    Great photo's
    It takes 43 muscle's to frown and 17 to smile, but only 3 for proper trigger pull.
    What more do we need? If we are above ground and breathing the rest is up to us!
    Rule 1: Treat every firearm as loaded
    Rule 2: Always point firearms in a safe direction
    Rule 3: Load a firearm only when ready to fire
    Rule 4: Identify your target beyond all doubt
    Rule 5: Check your firing zone
    Rule 6: Store firearms and ammunition safely
    Rule 7: Avoid alcohol and drugs when handling firearms

  3. #3
    Member Ground Control's Avatar
    Join Date
    Oct 2012
    Location
    Australia / Marlborough Sounds
    Posts
    750
    Has that guy got one arm and one leg ?
    FALL IN LOVE WITH THE NUMBERS , NOT THE IDEA

  4. #4
    Member GravelBen's Avatar
    Join Date
    Aug 2012
    Location
    Gorrre
    Posts
    3,059
    Quote Originally Posted by Ground Control View Post
    Has that guy got one arm and one leg ?
    Yip, dunno how he even stays on the bike let alone racing it!

  5. #5
    Member JoshC's Avatar
    Join Date
    Apr 2012
    Location
    Southland/Otago
    Posts
    3,242
    Awesome mate!
    I'm drawn to the mountains and the bush, it's where life is clear, where the world makes the most sense.

 

 

Similar Threads

  1. An accuracy challenge
    By gimp in forum Shooting
    Replies: 240
    Last Post: 17-06-2018, 10:06 AM
  2. Hihitahi Challenge 2014
    By Gillie in forum Shooting
    Replies: 55
    Last Post: 24-06-2014, 08:23 AM
  3. Forumites rejoice - the "Burt" antidote !
    By ebf in forum Off topic
    Replies: 33
    Last Post: 31-07-2013, 01:07 PM
  4. Challenge anyone for a Dry July
    By Dundee in forum Off topic
    Replies: 103
    Last Post: 08-07-2013, 07:24 AM
  5. Replies: 2
    Last Post: 08-01-2013, 10:59 PM

Tags for this Thread

Bookmarks

Posting Permissions

  • You may not post new threads
  • You may not post replies
  • You may not post attachments
  • You may not edit your posts
Welcome to NZ Hunting and Shooting Forums! We see you're new here, or arn't logged in. Create an account, and Login for full access including our FREE BUY and SELL section Register NOW!!