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Old 01-11-2013, 06:52 AM   #7606
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Or maybe he has some secret special meds to fight altitude effects...?
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:52 AM   #7607
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In happier news, it looks that Matt Fish has taken his start today.
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:52 AM   #7608
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:52 AM   #7609
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does caselli have to stop for despres anyway? he's not his water carrier after all....

seems like something might have gone wrong for despres even before he could catch faria, meaning he has to limp to the bivvy with whatever problems he has...
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:52 AM   #7610
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and Caselli consistently first into WP4...
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:53 AM   #7611
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:54 AM   #7612
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Despres down to 22nd at Wp3, with more to come...he must have some kind of problem.
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:54 AM   #7613
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In happier news, it looks that Matt Fish has taken his start today.


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Old 01-11-2013, 06:54 AM   #7614
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Dang....looks like they raced through wheel to wheel!
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:54 AM   #7615
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Lopez @WP4
And faria and caselli.
Chelco and caselli are 00 diff so together.
FR4 coverage is now predicted. look at the 3 in the front.
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:55 AM   #7616
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does caselli have to stop for despres anyway? he's not his water carrier after all....

seems like something might have gone wrong for despres even before he could catch faria, meaning he has to limp to the bivvy with whatever problems he has...
but we are in a marathon stage, no?
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:55 AM   #7617
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Just a thought... Maybe cyrils bike is jetted for where they are waded, not where they Are. Maybe a way to make bike work well in final k's up high where everyone else will struggle?
Seems like a lot of riders have had navigation issues around/before WP1. Many guys in the back of the field jumping 10-20 or even 30 positions before being overtaken again. Van Ginkel(#083) moved from 87 to 57 in the space of 30 minutes racing...

Unless the top guys where going for a 'spares' stop :)
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:55 AM   #7618
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Even though his lead is slight, Kurt Caselli still remains out in front of the special ahead of Olivier Pain and Frans Verhoeven by 1'11". At the 142-km point, Cyril Despres has again lost time and trails the stage leader by 8'59". Another of the leading trio in the general standings, David Casteu has posted a time in the top 10, a little less than 3 minutes behind Caselli.
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:56 AM   #7619
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Nice work

Let's see if we get another mud-gate....
I foresee "Salt gate"

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With the sixth rider reaching the first time-check point, the provisional order has changed: Olivier Pain is on the coat tails of Kurt Caselli, with only three seconds separating the two bikers. Frans Verhoeven climbs into joint third place alongside Polish rider Kuba Przygosky, 27” behind the leader.

sounds like the boys are drag racing
Less nav or at least no dune nav ...maybe a contributor as it lets the lads twist the throttle a bit more ?
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Old 01-11-2013, 06:56 AM   #7620
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Before we get underway today, does anyone remember the "Closed due to Dakar" sign from last year and have one for this year?
If you haven't already found it, there's a copy at http://www.bluesurfphotography.net/M...rt/Dakar-2013/
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