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Old 08-06-2013, 08:18 AM   #16
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Old 08-06-2013, 08:23 AM   #17
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How he could not have seen the two trucks from miles back and been prepared is a mystery. Must be really hard to get your head so far up your ass with a helmet on. If he wasn't too badly hurt, someone should have taken him on one side and beaten the crap out of him for being such an idiot. He certainly should plan to take public transport from now on.
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Old 08-06-2013, 08:55 AM   #18
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Looks like the guy simply panicked. His brain seemed to recognize the danger in time -- hence the "Shit... shit... shit!". But he doesn't seem to apply the brakes until he's practically between the two tractor-trailers.

He was pretty lucky the outcome wasn't worse.
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Old 08-06-2013, 08:57 AM   #19
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Some of the other videos he has on his channel are pretty shocking also.
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Old 08-06-2013, 09:00 AM   #20
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This is his version:
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So this happened.
I braked hard but was losing the back end. I was obviously braking before the first "shit"
I had no idea those trucks were not moving until I see the hazard lights on the blue car. I never went to the grass because and I hope this is clear I should have stopped braking a hard as I did I had plenty of time but the bike just slid. In hindsight obviously if I had known I was not going to stop I would have but I should have stopped.
As many commented it was an avoidable crash as I had time to brake. I was braking really really hard. That was all I could do.
By the time I went through the trucks I was practically side on.
Was hard on front and rear brakes.
As I was going closer to the trucks I was terrified of hitting the back and would have certainly have died. In the splits seconds I had to realise I was not going to stop I so lucky I was able to find the middle.
If you listen you can hear the tyres slide from 00:05 before screaching.

Obviously I wanted to stop and not cause costly damage to myself and bike. Still you wasn't there and haters gonna hate :-)
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Old 08-06-2013, 09:03 AM   #21
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I suspect this guy thought he was a hot shot and wanted to zip between the trucks. He slows but I think he never planned on stopping. Once the gap was smaller than he suspected, his butt puckered and down he went.

Stupid riding will get you killed.
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Old 08-06-2013, 02:39 PM   #22
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I'm so happy that I get to be the first to say, " shoulda layed 'er down"!
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Old 08-06-2013, 03:51 PM   #23
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I don't get it.
That space looks to be almost four feet wide.
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Old 08-06-2013, 06:14 PM   #24
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I think Wanker says it all here.
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Old 08-06-2013, 07:10 PM   #25
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as i see it, he did not intend to stop at all. My quess is that he was about to pass in between the trucks which didn't work.
A bit slower approach would have prevented it all.
+1, then he pussyed out. From the first "shit" he would have had plenty of time to stop.
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Old 08-06-2013, 07:24 PM   #26
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that is some seriously shit, shit, shit bad riding......
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Old 08-07-2013, 02:04 AM   #27
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I dont think he got on the front brake at all WANKER
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Old 08-07-2013, 02:26 AM   #28
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my second quess is that all the sounds like shit have been added to this funny home video at a later time.

one lucky guy,

leave them well behind you or well in front.
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Old 08-07-2013, 03:06 AM   #29
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He's got some luck for a complete tosser !
Hopefully he's now sold the bike and given up riding....
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Old 08-07-2013, 03:45 AM   #30
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W . T . F ?

Im speechless
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