Thread: Norra 2013
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Old 05-07-2013, 02:16 PM   #1017
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Such a tragedy to have a rider run over by a car and killed like that. I can understand a deadly single bike crash because that is a part of motorcycle racing on any level. But this was wrong somehow.

This year Norra tried to separate the bikes from the cars further, but it obviously wasn't enough for this event. While it is promoted as a 'fun' event, motor racing is racing. After this tragedy, a rider friend suggested to me that the bikes probably need to be fast enough to stay ahead of everybody on four wheels every day. At least not get caught by the amateur drivers. Most of those people are not Robby Gordon...

Seems like a good observation so I thought I'd post it.

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