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jbales jbales
7/6/2019 3:18 PM

I love BMX and want to do it more than anything in the world.

Some of you may think it's weird that I've been here on this forum for nearly two years and still haven't got a bike and got out there. I want that more than anything. I rode from the years of 2002 to 2009. Some of you may know that I suffer from Asperger's syndrome. On New Year's Eve 2010, I was walking home from a night out and I was stabbed for my wallet and my phone. After nearly a week in hospital. I have hardly stepped out the door since. I have recently gone through a divorce because my wife couldn't handle the meltdowns that I frequently have.

Since then, I have kept up with current trends, riders and parts. I hope that one day I can get out there and ride. I just wanted you all to know that.

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HondaCRFRacer HondaCRFRacer
7/6/2019 3:30 PM

Yep, I remember you telling me about all that. I hope you're able to get back on a bike, Jamie. I really do. You seem like a badass dude and if we were local I'd totally hit you up to get coffee or something. All will be good for you man. Keep positive and you'll kick ass in life.

How's that new job treating you?

I don't crash, I do random gravity checks...

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Bulletpup Bulletpup
7/6/2019 3:40 PM

Yep already knew that. smile

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jbales jbales
7/6/2019 3:47 PM
Bulletpup wrote:

Yep already knew that. smile

Aspie buddies lol

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jbales jbales
7/6/2019 3:50 PM
HondaCRFRacer wrote:

Yep, I remember you ...more

Well. It hasn't gone well. As with any job I've had in my life. I've had too many days off. Some days, I wake up and can't get myself out.

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Charles_Francis_Blood Charles_Francis_Blood
7/6/2019 3:50 PM

You should definitely get out of your comfort zone and start riding again! I can almost guarantee you’ll feel a thousand times better once you do that

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meatXloaf meatXloaf
7/6/2019 4:00 PM

As above man! Where abouts are you in the UK? If you’re anywhere near me I’m more than happy to go for a ride when you decide to get a bike!

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jbales jbales
7/6/2019 4:07 PM
meatXloaf wrote:

As above man! Where abouts ...more

I'm in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Probably far away from you, lol.

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Spenlard Spenlard
7/6/2019 5:49 PM

Just go for it man! I just bought my first proper MTB, gonna just go for it! Or you could hop into the blogging world of things, maybe even do some interviews and capture some events. There's tons of ways to experience the culture without riding, but I think you should definitely just get out and go for it. If you get a bike, just get on it and go. Let it dictate your journey afterwards. Once you're behind the bars just let it take you away, and all that stuff will go away(temporarily)

Refs: Future FBM, Warchol2 WtfKennethXp Riversiderider TCbmx Riversiderider JakeSalbert

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meatXloaf meatXloaf
7/6/2019 10:54 PM
meatXloaf wrote:

As above man! Where abouts ...more

jbales wrote:

I'm in Great Yarmouth, ...more

That’s nowhere near anybody!! Haha I’m in Surrey, offer still stands though man, when you’re feeling up to it. Could go ride somewhere in the middle like Romford or something!

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Bulletpup Bulletpup
7/6/2019 11:02 PM
Bulletpup wrote:

Yep already knew that. smile

jbales wrote:

Aspie buddies lol

Aspies for life! smile

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.pegless. .pegless.
7/6/2019 11:47 PM
meatXloaf wrote:

As above man! Where abouts ...more

jbales wrote:

I'm in Great Yarmouth, ...more

meatXloaf wrote:

That’s nowhere near ...more

I’m in Kent, let’s do a coffee and bmx meet up in London!

Jamie, you’re one of the chillest guys on here. I couldn’t care less if you have a bike or not, we could still chill. And I’d be happy to ride with you when you finally get a bike!

Even though I’m socially retarded. I sponsored a jam yesterday and barely spoke to anyone...... and kinda wanted to disappear and ride on my own

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Spongeworthy Spongeworthy
7/7/2019 4:25 AM

I too enjoy coffee and bmx. If any one of you blokes ever ends up in Western Australia for any reason hit me up! Jamie could give someone a lift over here in the basket on the front of his bike. What’s the cruising altitude of that thing, Jamie?

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jbales jbales
7/7/2019 4:42 AM
.pegless. wrote:

I’m in Kent, let’s do a ...more

Cheers, Steve. I think were quite alike.

And Rod. I think it's about 385,000 KM.

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Bulletpup Bulletpup
7/7/2019 7:41 AM
Spongeworthy wrote:

I too enjoy coffee and ...more

Coffee+bmx=vlog=fun!

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.pegless. .pegless.
7/7/2019 7:49 AM
meatXloaf wrote:

That’s nowhere near ...more

.pegless. wrote:

I’m in Kent, let’s do a ...more

jbales wrote:

Cheers, Steve. I think ...more

If you don’t mind me asking, why haven’t you got back on the bike yet?

Haha, coffee and awkward silences

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C win C win
7/7/2019 8:04 AM
meatXloaf wrote:

As above man! Where abouts ...more

jbales wrote:

I'm in Great Yarmouth, ...more

Im in ipswich mate. Love to get out again. Need stop smoking lol

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jbales jbales
7/7/2019 8:09 AM
.pegless. wrote:

I’m in Kent, let’s do a ...more

jbales wrote:

Cheers, Steve. I think ...more

.pegless. wrote:

If you don’t mind me ...more

Lack of confidence. Scared to go outside most of the time. Socially retarded like yourself. I've been walking a little lately. But I drive to the sticks or somewhere there's no one about. Started a new job that isn't working out. Skint lol

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jbales jbales
7/7/2019 8:11 AM
meatXloaf wrote:

As above man! Where abouts ...more

jbales wrote:

I'm in Great Yarmouth, ...more

C win wrote:

Im in ipswich mate. Love ...more

We don't get on with Ipswich folk around here. laughing laughing

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.pegless. .pegless.
7/7/2019 9:16 AM
jbales wrote:

I'm in Great Yarmouth, ...more

C win wrote:

Im in ipswich mate. Love ...more

jbales wrote:

We don't get on with ...more

Jealous of the non webbed fingers and toes?



Right, let’s hook Jamie up with free parts. Who’s in? I got a couple of little bits but recently had a clear out 😕

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Bulletpup Bulletpup
7/7/2019 10:18 AM
C win wrote:

Im in ipswich mate. Love ...more

jbales wrote:

We don't get on with ...more

.pegless. wrote:

Jealous of the non webbed ...more

Il have a look around, I might have some odds and ends but I recently sold a ton of my parts and steamlined my bike life.

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upnsmoke upnsmoke
7/7/2019 10:54 AM
Bulletpup wrote:

Yep already knew that. smile

jbales wrote:

Aspie buddies lol

Bulletpup wrote:

Aspies for life! smile

Ha, what are the odds? Now we are three.

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upnsmoke upnsmoke
7/7/2019 11:45 AM

I definitely have some parts around. Nothing top of the line, but should be good enough to be functional at least. I would love to see some of it go to use instead of just lying around. I haven't shipped anything international before, but I would hope it isn't too much of an ordeal. I'll take a look through my inventory later on.

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.pegless. .pegless.
7/7/2019 12:01 PM

I’ve got bars and sprocket, and spare little headset and bb parts, but that’s all right now. My friend might have a frame and other parts, for a small donation. I’ll try to bribe him with coffee

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jbales jbales
7/7/2019 12:04 PM

This is mad. Ya'll don't have to go to all this trouble.

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upnsmoke upnsmoke
7/7/2019 12:41 PM

Just off hand I at least have cranks, a stem, forks, and seat/ post. Not sure, but I might have a front wheel. All my extra back wheels are freecoaster, so probably not of much use.

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meatXloaf meatXloaf
7/7/2019 1:06 PM

I’ve got a frame! The frame in this photo is all yours if you want it, it’s got a BB in there too! And you’ll be doing me a favour, my wife wants it out the shed! HahaPhoto

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upnsmoke upnsmoke
7/7/2019 1:19 PM
jbales wrote:

This is mad. Ya'll don't ...more

Trouble, Hell. Let us have our fun. Lol.

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HondaCRFRacer HondaCRFRacer
7/7/2019 1:59 PM
jbales wrote:

This is mad. Ya'll don't ...more

Jamie. Let these fine gentleman help you. This is literally like what we're here for man. If I was in the UK I'd ship you out the forks I have.

I don't crash, I do random gravity checks...

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Spongeworthy Spongeworthy
7/7/2019 4:31 PM

I’ve got bars and a sprocket I could send. Let me know.

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