Track Cycling: Velodrome Racing and Training Area - Anyone have a picture of Kirichenko???
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12-01-06, 01:38 PM
When he snapped his handlebars at the 1989 World Championships?
12-02-06, 02:14 PM
12-04-06, 04:03 PM
Holy **** that must have been scary!
12-06-06, 12:28 AM
http://img.photobucket.com/albums/v328/ofmega/kiritch1.jpgThanks. The picture I'm thinking of is from the side and it shows him holding the broken half in his right hand. :) The guy's a monster!
12-11-06, 04:25 PM
Stick stop, circa 1989:
Stick stop, circa 2006:
...and they thought they were being clever.
I've got the video, VHS only though. It just comes off in his hand at 70kmh, he kind of looks at it, then throws it away. Brilliant sangfroid.
He was offered another ride as it was a legitimate equipment failure.
Couldn't back up....too spent.
12-12-06, 07:15 AM
Somone has to get that video up!
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