How young are Goldwing Riders - GL1800Riders
View Poll Results: How "Young" are GoldWing Riders
20-30 10 1.83%
30-40 26 4.77%
40-50 143 26.24%
50-60 233 42.75%
60-70 116 21.28%
70-Dirt 17 3.12%
Voters: 545. You may not vote on this poll

LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 55 (permalink) Old 12-19-2009, 08:47 PM Thread Starter
Seasoned Member
Bucfan11's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2009
Location: Lakeland, Fl.
Posts: 4,063
How young are Goldwing Riders

Posted this on another site...interesting results.
Bucfan11 is offline  
Sponsored Links
post #2 of 55 (permalink) Old 12-19-2009, 08:51 PM
AK Oldman
Posts: n/a
I've seen 5 year olds ridin in the back seat.
post #3 of 55 (permalink) Old 12-19-2009, 08:56 PM
Seasoned Member
Phydeaux's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2007
Posts: 941
In a few months, I'll be in the next older category. C'est la vie.
Phydeaux is offline  
post #4 of 55 (permalink) Old 12-19-2009, 09:08 PM
Seasoned Member
Join Date: Jun 2007
Posts: 11,183
I voted with my current age, but my first wing was a 1975.
TravelinLite is offline  
post #5 of 55 (permalink) Old 12-19-2009, 09:31 PM
Seasoned Member
zaT111's Avatar
Join Date: Apr 2005
Posts: 4,194
Send a message via Yahoo to zaT111
Voted with my current age, but I purchsed my first Wing, a new 1984 GL1200, at the tender age of 26. I have been riding Wings since.
zaT111 is offline  
post #6 of 55 (permalink) Old 12-19-2009, 09:33 PM
Seasoned Member
illusionblue_wing's Avatar
Join Date: Mar 2007
Posts: 2,475
45 years young....20 on the wing lol
illusionblue_wing is offline  
post #7 of 55 (permalink) Old 12-19-2009, 09:40 PM
Seasoned Member
Wingjammer's Avatar
Join Date: Nov 2007
Location: Keystone Heights, Fl. & Syracuse, oHIo
Posts: 3,967
Since I can only vote once, I placed my vote for my #2 son, as he is not a board member. He spends too much time wearing tires and burning fuel. You may find it of interest, and maybe not. He's been on his GL1800 for a well over a year. Several members on here have ridden with him and comment on his age and level headed riding. He began on a 650 Savage, up to a VTX1300R, on to a 1800R, and finally at 23 years old he made (as he has said) his last motorcycle choice. I guess I did do some things right. BTW, I'm 62, prowd of it, riding since 1961, and 100% on Goldwings since their introduction in 1975.

(Double) Darksider #269
Florida Prowler #01 (Secret Scout)
Wingjammer is offline  
post #8 of 55 (permalink) Old 12-19-2009, 09:51 PM
Seasoned Member
slipjoint's Avatar
Join Date: Sep 2009
Posts: 351
i'm 63 now - bought my first one at 36 years old - slipjoint

PS - what a difference in a 1983 & a 2008! i'm as happy as a pig in mud
slipjoint is offline  
post #9 of 55 (permalink) Old 12-19-2009, 09:59 PM
Rider Steve
Posts: n/a
I like dirt, I wanted to vote for dirt but ended up in the 50 to 60 range.
post #10 of 55 (permalink) Old 12-19-2009, 10:11 PM
Seasoned Member
Dollartree's Avatar
Join Date: Aug 2008
Posts: 328
I voted my age @ 45. Bought my first wing at 19...a new 1984 GL1200 Interstate.
Dollartree is offline  

Quick Reply

Register Now

In order to be able to post messages on the GL1800Riders forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:


Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.

Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome