Couldn't be prouder Ned !!!
Keep it up...as Pyndon said - smooth = fast
and as others said - keep riding at 80% of potential allowing attrition of others and your ability to do smooth and fast, gradually move you up the leader board.
GO NED !!! you cyber support team is screamin at the top of their lungs for ya, hope you can hear/feel them
Tim in Columbus, OH
2007 Suzuki DR-650 'the Valdez' (9 gal safari)
2006 Black KTM-950 Adventure
2000 Suzuki DRZ-400E
2003 Road King classic