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Old 11-02-09, 02:38 PM   #1
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"It takes a great deal of skill"




"These fascinating machines, rarely seen in the US, are very unstable on corners and it takes a great deal of skill to corner at speed and not tip over...."


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Old 11-02-09, 02:41 PM   #2
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Every one of those guys look like they suck racing a bicycle so they took up something utterly obscure to obtain a modicum of success.
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^^ maybe I should get one then.
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why is this in the road bike racing forum?
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lol @ the first guys face in pic 2. XD
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Old 11-02-09, 02:57 PM   #6
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why is this in the road bike racing forum?
because they are bikes and they are racing on the road...
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Old 11-02-09, 02:59 PM   #7
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and as the continue to evolve they finally up end here.

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because they are bikes and they are racing on the road...
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Old 11-02-09, 03:07 PM   #10
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very cool. racing trikes have a large following in the UK, rarely see them here.
From what I understand riding them is completely counter-intuitive (see photo 1)
requiring completely different weighting on turns.
Classic Rendezvous list recently had a discussion about them with someone posting
a link to a youtube video of a downhill ride in Colorado.

Nothing like a recumbent atmo.
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this.
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Old 11-02-09, 03:13 PM   #12
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why is this in the road bike racing forum?
pertinent question.
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Give it a rest. If someone else posted this half of you jaggoffs wouldn't care.
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we're all influenced by our experiences.

if you don't stick the dog's nose in its piss, next thing you know it'll be ****ting in the living room.
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Every one of those guys look like they suck racing a bicycle so they took up something utterly obscure to obtain a modicum of success.
Wasn't that essentially what all of us did when we took up bike racing in the first place?
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Old 11-02-09, 03:25 PM   #17
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Give it a rest. If someone else posted this half of you jaggoffs wouldn't care.
Not true.

(I would have received the exactly same treatment )
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Well I must have slept through that part in the movie. Tell me when the bad guy did that one thing.
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looks like bike racing to me

better than all the bs threads about bike parts and which kool-aid makes you sprint better
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Old 11-02-09, 03:46 PM   #21
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looks like bike racing to me

better than all the bs threads about bike parts and which kool-aid makes you sprint better
agreed. this post was mildly entertaining.
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p.s. I want to see a good crash video from one of these races.
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Wasn't that essentially what all of us did when we took up bike racing in the first place?
Exactly. Hardly anyone knows about bike racing and there's only 63,000 racers licensed through USA Cycling. Pretty clear none of the folks racing have any real athletic talent or have succeeded in other sports.

So yes, by all means let's discuss tricycle racing.

I'll start the first thread here
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I was joking....calm down
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