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    2 busy workin' 2 hang out
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    Remember breaking away?

    Dictated but not read.

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    We have met the enemy...
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    Truck training FTW....
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    No helmet for the loss!
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    Captain Obvious
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    Quote Originally Posted by rider9 View Post
    No helmet for the loss!
    at that speed, would it matter?


    crazy stuff.
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    that's awesomely crazy.

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    file under: Russia.
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    * not actually waterproof.

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    Darwin Award candidate.

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    How the he|| is he going to get out of the draft? If the truck puts on his brakes, he's toast, and if he backs off at those speeds, the turbulence will slam him.
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    The ones I made had a poo tang.

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    Quote Originally Posted by JohnnyTooBad View Post
    How the he|| is he going to get out of the draft? If the truck puts on his brakes, he's toast, and if he backs off at those speeds, the turbulence will slam him.
    That's why he's still drafting that truck right now.

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    If he's got 53/11 gearing, then 90km/hr is 150RPM. Looked like he was on a descent wihtout air resistance this is totally plausible. Also, when pedaling briefly was hitting the correct cadence given the speed.

    you guys are right though he's effed if, say, the truck has to make a sudden stop because some guy stalls out in front of him though.

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