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Michael Strahan rides a Kuwi Laserlite

#51 2014-01-09 8:46pm

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#52 2014-01-09 8:53pm

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#53 2014-01-09 9:04pm

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Top shelf LaserLite there cool

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#54 2014-01-10 11:40am

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Re: Michael Strahan rides a Kuwi Laserlite

The Idiom wrote:

My parents did the same thing with me for an '83 Laserlite. Lots of late nights at the train station toilets paid off, and that bike was expensive.

Read through the whole thread, and still no elaboration on this.


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#55 2014-01-10 12:19pm

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Re: Michael Strahan rides a Kuwi Laserlite

farmboy wrote:

The Idiom wrote:

My parents did the same thing with me for an '83 Laserlite. Lots of late nights at the train station toilets paid off, and that bike was expensive.

Read through the whole thread, and still no elaboration on this.

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#56 2014-01-10 1:12pm

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Oaktown Massive wrote:

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Hold on. Did u say train stations? How does that just get glanced over?

Very cool he kept the bike thru it all.

I think the hope was that Michael would show up here and comment.  If y'all start talking about train stations and stuff, he probably wont.

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#57 2014-01-10 3:35pm

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I saw it to very awesome!


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#58 2014-01-26 7:36pm

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Re: Michael Strahan rides a Kuwi Laserlite

Just watched Michael Strahan's a football life and he taks about and still rides his 83 Kuwi Laserlite.
New York members should hit him up on social media and invite him on a ride.  Would be cool to see a man that big on a old school BMX Bike.

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#59 2015-08-22 6:33pm

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Hate to bump but I just watched this on the NFL channel. Strahan said his Laserlite cost $1200, damn ... His dad said if he earned half he would cover the rest. Won't let kids ride it, means alot to him. cool



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#60 2015-08-22 7:19pm

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Thats a cool Dad to do that...


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#61 2015-08-23 11:44am

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Re: Michael Strahan rides a Kuwi Laserlite

Hobbes12 wrote:

Thats a cool Dad to do that...

Very cool Dad to do that.  My Mom did the same for me.  I saved my paper route money, mowed lawns, swept yards, anything to make a dime.  When I picked out my Race Inc, I was still about $100 short.  My Mom covered the rest.  And while I still have my Race Inc, I lost my mother almost a year ago.  That bike has become my most prized possession, I will never sell it.  And unlike Michael, I still can, and do,  ride my bike.  Every time I do, I feel my Mom is with me.  I'm sure Michael has the same connection with his Dad and his bike, and why he never sold it.


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#62 2015-08-23 10:04pm

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While I am not a sportsball kinda guy it is cool to see such a nice laser lite and someone who appreciates it so much.

One quick point though regarding the price on the Kuwahara. I remember Laser Lites being around 600 dollars new back in the day. Makes me wonder if his dad pulled a fast one. Coincidence that is half of 1200? smile "Yeah son I will pay half if you come up with half. The bike is 1200 dollars!"


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#63 2015-08-24 6:02am

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no way in HELL that kuwi was $1200 in 1982.


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#64 2015-08-24 10:16am

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WoW! cool
Guess I like him just a tad now because of the BMX brotherhood. lol


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#65 2015-08-24 1:07pm

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I agree....  hmm

Some funny math on this Kuwi or.....Michael misspoke.


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#66 2015-09-02 7:44am

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Warren Sapp is mad because he thinks the bike was a gimmee.
A gift...like a Favre bootleg roll out designed for a record breaking sack. tongue


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#67 2015-09-02 10:18am

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Re: Michael Strahan rides a Kuwi Laserlite

sonikk71 wrote:

While I am not a sportsball kinda guy it is cool to see such a nice laser lite and someone who appreciates it so much.

One quick point though regarding the price on the Kuwahara. I remember Laser Lites being around 600 dollars new back in the day. Makes me wonder if his dad pulled a fast one. Coincidence that is half of 1200? smile "Yeah son I will pay half if you come up with half. The bike is 1200 dollars!"

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#68 2015-09-02 10:33am

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numismatist wrote:

no way in HELL that kuwi was $1200 in 1982.

It most likely was in Germany where he lived at the time.

In 1988 up here in Canada a Haro Team Master was $1295 and in the states it was maybe $500
just for perspective.

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#69 2017-01-17 6:53am

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Skip ahead to 16 minutes in. Cool story.

http://www.nbc.com/the-tonight-show/vid … ha/3452816


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#70 2017-01-17 7:16am

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Great story...once you get through the adverts....mad

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#71 2017-01-17 8:05am

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I was getting tired of watching the paint dry (commercials!) and my lap top did too! It got hung up at 45 seconds left. Will wait for a edited version.

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#72 2017-01-17 10:59am

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Someone needs to tell the cat.

1. That bike needs gum walls.

2. Kuwahara made a cruiser.


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#73 2017-01-17 11:10am

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general hustler wrote:

The Idiom wrote:

Lots of late nights at the train station toilets paid off.

Ah.......................WHAT?

Thats what i said!


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#74 2019-01-11 9:00am

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Here is a vid of him with the bike. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YX8vPvZyCO8


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#75 2019-01-11 10:19am

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crsteen wrote:

Here is a vid of him with the bike. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=YX8vPvZyCO8

Definitely worth watching.  Thanks for posting.


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