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Vision Racer John Clemens
« on: December 29, 2008, 01:31:01 PM »
I heard from John Clemens recently.  Check this out--should be a blog worth following.

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Re: Vision Racer John Clemens
« Reply #1 on: December 29, 2008, 05:32:21 PM »
cool beans..... how are they getting back from Argentina? reverse route?
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Re: Vision Racer John Clemens
« Reply #2 on: December 30, 2008, 02:22:23 PM »
From what I've seen with a few others who have done similar trips, they end their ride in Buenos Aires and fly back to the US.  A member of the GTS listserv recently did the trip.  Interesting to follow the progress as these intrepid adventurers continue on their journeys.  Best of luck to these guys - it's not a journey for the faint of heart!

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Re: Vision Racer John Clemens
« Reply #3 on: December 31, 2008, 01:10:45 AM »
Shortly after I moved to Kingman , I bumped into a Frenchman , named Didea . He was passing through  after riding from Terra Del Fueago  , on a Suzuki DR650 .  I let him use my hoist and tools to service the Suzuki and took him on a short tour of some of the ghost towns and abandoned mines.  he was on his way to Alaska and then the Dakotas . Finally to La Belle Province , befor heading home .
The year before he had ridden through Africa !!   with the same DR!!  He was going to write me when he got home . I never heard from him, I hope he made it!! :(
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Re: Vision Racer John Clemens
« Reply #4 on: January 04, 2009, 09:33:38 AM »
went to blog ,, read blog    loved section on the toilet tech storage -- went to my little workshop, made a few tubes for my 4 wheeler,, without locks.   may make a set for my black vision once i get it running again
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