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Old 10-12-06, 02:54 PM   #1
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Road Rash!!!



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Old 10-12-06, 02:54 PM   #2
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Makes me think road riders should wear downhilling armor
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Old 10-12-06, 04:33 PM   #4
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I only had once incident in which i had road rash, and it was on my right arm from a bike crash which i forgot to leave my clip-in foot up on a turn. So i flipped over and landed hard, man that hurt.
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Old 10-12-06, 05:48 PM   #5
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Funny thing is it only hurts afterwards. At the moment you're sliding and grinding on the ground, you really don't feel much...
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Old 10-12-06, 06:35 PM   #6
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That image reminds me of a film I saw in the early 80's called So Fine.
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Old 10-12-06, 07:41 PM   #7
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One word.....OUCH!
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Old 10-12-06, 07:43 PM   #8
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Funny thing is it only hurts afterwards. At the moment you're sliding and grinding on the ground, you really don't feel much...
That's true...I once kissed asphalt and sat up and a guy asked if I was okay and I was like "yes, I think so....oh wait....oh *%&@, NO...kill me and put me out of my misery!"
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Not gonna be sitting on the beach anytime soon...
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