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Old 09-17-13, 03:10 AM   #1
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is this the most insane race out there

I got anxiety just watching this http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xIe6hYAdw_I
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Old 09-17-13, 07:51 AM   #2
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I've seen this before, and it makes me cringe each time I see it.


For those who want to watch it embedded here:

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Old 09-17-13, 07:57 AM   #3
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Note the rider appears to be wearing a pinstripe business suit.
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Old 09-17-13, 08:05 AM   #4
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Absolutely insane! I would too concerned about my safety (aka: Scared) to even stand in the crowd to watch.
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Old 09-17-13, 08:05 AM   #5
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Mad! I'm sure I've seen a similar video from South America where they actually ride through someone's house.

Just found it:

http://m.youtube.com/watch?v=93UzcOV...%3D93UzcOVdYPM

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Old 09-17-13, 08:13 AM   #6
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The next time I'm in Chile I'm signing up for that. I suspect that will be in 20Never
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Old 09-17-13, 08:35 AM   #7
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I wonder what kind of chain oil they use.
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I've seen this before, and it makes me cringe each time I see it.

For those who want to watch it embedded here:

I've seen that and other videos of that kind of events. That video is the best. I particularly like the moment with the dog. The rider is crazy.
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So where are the fail videos of these events? I want to see those!
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Watch this one until the very end. The last sentence is priceless. The semi-enthusiastic announcers need to overdub on the Chile DH video.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EqYgAX6D43Q
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Old 09-17-13, 04:32 PM   #12
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Insane indeed, those South and Central American FreeRide downhill competitions are freaky awesome!

I like his purple handlebar.
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Old 09-17-13, 04:42 PM   #13
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The answer to your question -- very, very close to if not! It's clearly for those for whom crashes, injuries and safety aren't considerations.
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Old 09-18-13, 02:47 AM   #14
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Here's a good one
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this is why i don't do drugs
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