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Old 11-21-2012, 04:13 AM   #17
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Originally Posted by SafariBerg View Post
so to sum up the pre-requisites for a Dakar winner
  • extensive international / national level championship winner skill levels
  • extensive desert racing experience
  • outright speed over long distance
  • professional rider
  • major team resources
  • 1 to 3 previous Dakar's competed
  • late 20's to early 30's
  • mentally tough
  • race craft smart
  • extensive experience controlling the race from the front
hmm not many to fit that criteria thats for sure
Cyril or Marc it is then
Oh no, perhaps not, too old !!
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