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Memorial Garden Remembering our fallen Heros and fellow bikers.

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Old 01-10-15, 13:39
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Dick Dastardly

It is with great sadness that I have to report this.

Dick Dastardly passed away yesterday in a car crash. Colin was a thoroughly nice bloke and generous to a fault.

It was Colins generosity that awarded us all with a vast array of prizes during the Lakes IV NavXT event. Colin did not want anyone to know he was our benefactor, but with his passing I think it right that I share this with you now.

He was a true biker, owning many bikes and credited with being the first person I know to take a spanking new Tenere from the showroom to the trail, without even stopping for a brew. Colin has also participated in many Enduro events and had ridden the Dakar rout in his younger days. He had a real passion for anything with an engine.

As sad day for me personally.

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Old 01-10-15, 16:34
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Very sad....I didn't know Colin but from what I've heard he was a good person and a true motorcyclist. ..my condolences to his family and friends. Steve
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Old 01-10-15, 17:45
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Really sad news. He will be missed. Condolences to his family and friends.
Old 01-10-15, 19:17
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Very sad, the forum has lost a great member.

Our thoughts are with family and friends

RIP Colin
Old 01-10-15, 20:00
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Very sad news. Best wishes to all his family and friends.

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