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Old 04-23-13, 09:41 AM   #1
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14.5 foot high tall bike at L.A. Cyclavia

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Awesome. That takes guts.
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Old 04-24-13, 09:42 AM   #3
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Woah. When he rode out onto the pier!

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Every time he reached a junction I found myself praying that he won't have to stop for any reason, oh god what would happen if he had to stop oh god it's like the bus from Speed oh god GET OUT OF THE WAY.
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I was at CicLAvia (which was really very great indeed, I mean there must have been 100,000 people there, all having a great time) and was pausing by the side of the road in Culver City when this guy went past heading towards the beach. It was a genuinely moving, actually awesome, sight: the crowd parting, the whole road willing him on, as he peddled into the sunset. And my word, he was lethally high up.

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Old 04-24-13, 03:10 PM   #4
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that's about 12.5' higher than i like to be sitting on a bike.
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Old 04-24-13, 05:43 PM   #5
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I was scared just watching it!
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Saw this over on Honda-Tech.com. Was getting some serious vertigo there as he went out onto the pier!

Hey if you have to stop at an intersection just grab onto the cables holding the traffic lights!
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