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Old 08-04-08, 05:09 PM   #1
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Serious gnarlage

My friend and fellow Tranision rider Kyle Thomas (remember Drop In's 'Be a DirtBag' Contest?) is up in Whistler this summer and posted some shots of a gnar crash he took up there the other day. He's banged and bruised and has a broken toe; but managed to walk away from this close encounter with a tree:





Glad he's going to be OK.
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Old 08-04-08, 05:15 PM   #2
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Wow, just wow. He's a lucky man, you usually don't walk away from things like that with naught but a broken toe. I had a similar thing happen the other day, but I'm sure I wasn't going near as fast as he was.
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Old 08-04-08, 06:11 PM   #3
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Oh my dang!
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Ouch
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The picture of the broken pedal stuck in the tree is freakin' awesome. Hope he's not hurt too bad. Pretty lucky he was able to walk away from that...
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Wow. I am left speechless.
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That reminds me of one of Scrublovers, "lost part" pics!
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^ more like lost BODY parts
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