Member Spotlight Archives: Wally Bowles

Name: Wally Bowles


Age: 56

Occupation: Procurement Supervisor at Talecris Biotherapeutics, manufacturer of plasma drugs.

Hobbies/Other interests: Running, working out, Jetskiing, Motorcycling, Beaching, Mountain Biking, Travel, movies, tinkering on Donna's and my bikes

Type of Ride: 2005 Yamaha Roadstar

Dream ride: I am on it, after the paint job is done

How long have you been riding?: 2 years in April

Average Miles a Year: Not enough! Got the Roadstar in July of 2005, have put 7000 miles on it so far.

What do you like about riding?: Like about riding? Of course the Zen of riding fun & excitement and being a member of a special group of people that share the same passion.

Why did you join the SCRC?: To hook up with a good bunch of people that like to ride..... been a great decision so far.

What does SCRC mean to you?: SCRC supports motorcycling as a great pasttime.

Rides I like the most: The last one and the next one.

Dream trip: Leave in early spring and ride through the southern states to the west coast. Ride up the coast to Canada then ride across Canada to the Maritimes and back down. Stop for all the great sites along the way and try all the cuisine specialties of the various regions and of course with Donna on the back.

Favorite Quote: "Don't let the past remind us of what we are not now."
CS&N "Suite Judy Blues" and "How old would you be if you didn't know how old you are?"

Anything else you'd like to say?: When do we leave and when do we eat?

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