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Old 07-11-2013, 04:33 PM   #15241
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Whose up for a ride on Sunday to see this new place? And many other places too.
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Old 07-11-2013, 04:45 PM   #15242
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I didn't think that you working the front counter last year was too silly. Ghost really needed the help and it was much appreciated. The rest of the time it's good to have you around when we run out of other people to pick on. So you better show up!
Yard is instrumental in the smooth running of things. Plus she's just plain cool. Somebody should tell her that I guess.

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Old 07-11-2013, 08:12 PM   #15243
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Yard is instrumental in the smooth running of things. Plus she's just plain cool. Somebody should tell her that I guess.

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WHAAAT!---cool--- Don't you know shes German and hates anything that is Austrian. Its OK though. She and Rob thought I was broke when I was slabbing home at RTB3. They followed me in their cage just to protect. Ant that grand.
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Old 07-12-2013, 06:34 AM   #15244
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Pretty decent production by Monster but DC Shoes still has the lockdown on drift vids with Ken Block. Drift 3 has its moments and more importantly, two wheels.

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Old 07-12-2013, 06:46 AM   #15245
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Peg spring is in pasture....

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Old 07-12-2013, 08:23 AM   #15246
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Yay, my first video upload. This is a low res video of one of the "paved" bits I've been scouting for RTB. It looks like an in car video from the Nurinburgring.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0_Ye8O7RYDs
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Old 07-12-2013, 09:07 AM   #15247
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Ever notice how mounting a GoPro on a bike (or rider) is
equivalent to about 5-6 lbs turbo boost?
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Old 07-12-2013, 09:12 AM   #15248
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Ya just gotta forget it's there.
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Old 07-12-2013, 09:50 AM   #15249
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Ever notice how mounting a GoPro on a bike (or rider) is
equivalent to about 5-6 lbs turbo boost?
Eh?

That's how I usually ride that road. Oftentimes 2-3 times a day. :o

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Old 07-12-2013, 12:11 PM   #15250
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Eh?

That's how I usually ride that road. Oftentimes 2-3 times a day. :o

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So you're claiming the GoPro doesn't energize you even a little once you turn it on? OK, I'll buy that. But I've seen it work some magic in the mountains of Mexico. It should come with a cape or something.
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Old 07-12-2013, 12:37 PM   #15251
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So you're claiming the GoPro doesn't energize you even a little once you turn it on? OK, I'll buy that. But I've seen it work some magic in the mountains of Mexico. It should come with a cape or something.
I can see how it could do that but going much faster on that road would easily lead to a face plant on a ranch truck. There's only about 14' of pavement to work with.

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Old 07-12-2013, 12:54 PM   #15252
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You would would find pure riding pleasure in the mountains of Mexico. Based on your vid, I'd say.
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Old 07-12-2013, 01:29 PM   #15253
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You would would find pure riding pleasure in the mountains of Mexico. Based on your vid, I'd say.
Yep, I really want to get back down there with a bike.

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Old 07-12-2013, 01:41 PM   #15254
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That region I was just riding south of Monterrey is good for several four-
day weekend rides. Paved and pig-friendly dirt.
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Old 07-12-2013, 02:01 PM   #15255
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Yup. And street twisties, too.
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