Sheila Collier - Proud Yamaha Vino 125cc Owner

by Sheila Collier
(Hd. Bay d'Espoir, Newfoundland, Canada)

Sheila on her Yamaha Vino scooter

Sheila on her Yamaha Vino scooter

Sheila on her Yamaha Vino scooter Sheila on the road

Sheila loves her Yamaha Vino!


Scooter Owner For: 11 months

Reasons for Owning a Scooter: Because scootin' is fun!

How Used: Around town, Just for fun rides

Longest distance I've ridden: Less than 10 miles

Fastest speed I've gone: More than 65 MPH

My Story: I am a month away from turning 63. I bought a my scooter last year. My family and friends think I'm crazy. But I never did live my life according to other people's standards, and I don't intend to start now. It's nice to know others out there feel the same way.

I am a beginner. I just got my license two days ago. Weather permitting... I'll be out scootin' every day. I just love my little scooter. I am now dubbed as "the coolest grandma in town." ha ha!!

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Live the Dream
by: Yoly

Great job!... I bought my Buddy a few months after turning 62, same story.I love the children waving to me in my urbanization, younger men and women thumbing up to me. It's great!

Sheila's Scooter Update - Sept. 30, 2008
by: Sheila

I have been too busy out scootin' around with two of my friends to get back to my computer. We have taken a few long trips. The weather this fall is beautiful with temperatures some days around 19 degrees C, which is warm this time of the year in my neck of the woods.

I bought a windshield because we have lots of wind here. I had 2 rides before I broke that, went down, sliding on gravel. Well my husband patched it up, and put it back on. A few scratches and a patched up windshield does gives my bike "character" ha ha!.

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