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Old 10-26-2013, 10:06 PM   #10
Joined: Apr 2007
Location: chicagoland
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Originally Posted by NJ-Brett View Post
We are supposed to listen to someone who had 10 crashes?
ALL: Yes. I would think so.
I would bet that Hillary, before he got to the top, asked a lot of people who didn't make the top of Everest and fell off, "What seemed to be the problem?" I believe that the Wrights kept track of others' progress for similar reasons.

Not counting 'dirt fun' crashes, I probably have 20-30 crashes to my credit, lifetime, so far. And I am reading this thread hoping to pick up something useful.

OTOH: I have followed a few riders who have never crashed or fallen off. If I had to ride like that all the time, I would sell the bike and be done with riding ever again.
"beware the grease mud. for therein lies the skid demon."-memory from an old Honda safety pamphlet
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