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Head to Head: Yamaha’s TTR-90 vs PW80

December 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

When it came time for our daughter to move up from her PW 50 to something larger, her only request was that the bike be blue, which for us, meant either a Yamaha PW 80 or a TTR-90. Neither of these two bikes are in production anymore so we knew we would be buying something used, which suited us just fine as shelling out 2,000-plus dollars for a bike that she will soon outgrow isn’t something we were keen on. Besides, a well maintained PW 80 or TTR-90 can be had for somewhere in the vicinity [Read More...]

Getting the Kids Started

December 14, 2015 // 0 Comments

Introducing a child to off road riding is an exciting time for a parent, especially for those of us that have a background in the sport. It’s also a bit nerve racking. I admit that I am one of those parents that sees potential disaster in any situation. I can’t explain it, maybe it’s because I have girls, or maybe I’m just wired that way. Paradoxically, I ran out and bought a PW 50 at the first expression of interest from my oldest daughter. That was a few years ago. She was five or six [Read More...]
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