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Old 02-19-2013, 11:27 PM   #1405
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Originally Posted by Kropotkin View Post
I calculated the ages of all past MotoGP and 500 champs. Below is a frequency distribution ranked according to age:

21 2
22 3
23 4
24 6
25 7
26 6
27 6
28 5
29 6
30 6
31 5
32 3
33 2
34 1
35 1
36 0
37 1
So basically, once you have acquired the necessary experience, age is not a limiting factor until about 31-32. It's unexplained how that correlates to personal drive, injuries, wealth, circuit fatigue, or sponsor decisions.
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