Thursday October 4th 2018

Andrew Christiansen stopped by to give me this really neat Trophy, left over from Silver Star, as the Trials race  at the Enduro X did not happen because of lack of interest - It’s really heavy and acts as a pit board on the other side - quite a work of art - Thanks Andrew.
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My Trial Mag: arrived yesterday & as usual it is filled with great pics and articles - I especially like the one on young Billy Green (Beta)  - the New 125 cc World Trials Champion, and the Black & White pics from the 1968 Greensmith National Trial. - Sammy Miller was a regular winner at that, which took place not far from my old home town.  ( Can’t remember if I ever rode that one)
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And how about this pic of another great rider - World MX Champ Jeff Smith - this was taken in 2006 in Australia at a Vintage Scramble. - Jeff raced Moose Mountain in Alberta in 1976. ( I think he is around my age) - I always remember that at the Trophy Presentation, Jeff showed up in a collar & Tie !!  it was about +30 and everybody else was in shorts and T shirts. ( Yes he is English)  - Jeff was also a very good Trials rider in his day, with wins at the Scottish and other British National Trials. - He lived in Canada for some time developing the Can Am bikes. But then moved Stateside.

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I see Siggi has had to cancel his “Turkey Run” at Blackfoot Park, because of the snow - Walt Healy started this tradition, giving out Turkey’s to the winners.

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Not sure what people are doing this weekend - weather is supposed to be not too bad in the Valley.

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Video for today - The story of the Yamaha TYE -  https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fattribution_link%3Fa%3DZ2svnazCL5Q%26u%3D%252Fwatch%253Fv%253DAQc7fu_26Yw%2526feature%253Dshare&h=AT3KAfWLzQ98QjxuYsxEQOoJSaZhafJQuKIkEhEUGK9PqsbF7yuAA66UNiUVhhNhGvhpCAoWqBF5noPbWjSKkdbzj28J4G6G93EagXP7saDJcsCLjrThAp13gngHWASvGh8_ykTs7_DXiSFURmXFMYDTnXdCFAoNVZxMx7ggylPQtkFQ1q00qBPX0V_u99603IgvA7UZKL6AVVymqr6G2QanrZOXooQQ2_g5RAkLzsyv0_6vt5JfDZfrMIyJE-HVgEnYyC4yogNfkMRphp7PvhB6krbLpdM3mQanCh1Ma-_2RhsauhORPMZHKf9mEkfybjZYAMFNv6Gi4L_OCvSGMQsRe7e2SeRvKDskGp-LscYn6hHFWk7UXbRWlUL7W-YTmoO3hyswy-gs73MkjUyebIM-UE8sNwfZQb3PrSOQsu8d07rlK3AAmYnkF2GIZeQJzXaZu-6eHMjccJXAH0UN3Fx-9Hxdj4F4y-s

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Here is another video clip     -   https://l.facebook.com/l.php?u=https%3A%2F%2Fwww.youtube.com%2Fattribution_link%3Fa%3DZ2svnazCL5Q%26u%3D%252Fwatch%253Fv%253DAQc7fu_26Yw%2526feature%253Dshare&h=AT3KAfWLzQ98QjxuYsxEQOoJSaZhafJQuKIkEhEUGK9PqsbF7yuAA66UNiUVhhNhGvhpCAoWqBF5noPbWjSKkdbzj28J4G6G93EagXP7saDJcsCLjrThAp13gngHWASvGh8_ykTs7_DXiSFURmXFMYDTnXdCFAoNVZxMx7ggylPQtkFQ1q00qBPX0V_u99603IgvA7UZKL6AVVymqr6G2QanrZOXooQQ2_g5RAkLzsyv0_6vt5JfDZfrMIyJE-HVgEnYyC4yogNfkMRphp7PvhB6krbLpdM3mQanCh1Ma-_2RhsauhORPMZHKf9mEkfybjZYAMFNv6Gi4L_OCvSGMQsRe7e2SeRvKDskGp-LscYn6hHFWk7UXbRWlUL7W-YTmoO3hyswy-gs73MkjUyebIM-UE8sNwfZQb3PrSOQsu8d07rlK3AAmYnkF2GIZeQJzXaZu-6eHMjccJXAH0UN3Fx-9Hxdj4F4y-s

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