Member Spotlight Archives: Alain Paci

Name: Alain Paci

Age: 47

Occupation: Computer Engineer

Hobbies/Other interests: DIY, Cycling

Type of Ride: Magna 1985

Dream ride: Yamaha FJR or BMW K1200LT

How long have you been riding?: 28 years. My first bike was a Honda CB 125T.

Average Miles a Year: 8000

What do you like about riding?: Freedom, Power, Fresh air, Great outdoors

Why did you join the SCRC?: A friend of mine from the South Raleigh Chapter told me about it.

What does SCRC mean to you?: A bunch of good friends who share the same passion.

Rides I like the most: I enjoy all type of rides, from the all day long ride in the back country to the short trip to the mall.

Dream trip: Trip to the Rocky Montains.

Favorite Quote: "It is better to keep your mouth shut and appear to be stupid, than to open it and remove all doubt of the fact."

Anything else you'd like to say?: Before coming to the USA 8 years ago, I used to ride my Honda 750 VFR 1993 every single day, rain or shine, in France. I sold it just before I came over here. When I decided to buy another bike 12 months ago I then realized how much I missed it.

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