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Old 01-23-2013, 09:16 AM   #27030
Aurelius
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Originally Posted by moodfart View Post
I'm with Gummee on this one. It's like any other sport; Bubba could ride an XR200 and whip you or I aboard a '13 CRF450 any day.
That is an irrelevant comparison. No one has argued that a much better rider with grade C equipment can't possibly beat lesser riders with grade A equipment. The question is whether top shelf equipment confers a performance benefit, irrespective of the rider. Pretty obviously the answer is yes, else no one would be using it.
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