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Old 03-08-05, 09:00 AM
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Originally Posted by oddtodd
compression fracture on the INSIDE of one of my vertabrates . Tried to bunnyhop a chain and it caught between the chain and rear tire and did a nice concussion quality faceplant .

Someone also cut down a tree on one of our old trails right across the bottom a a huge hill with a turn at the end , hit it head on at stem hight but had the sense to launch myself over it , face slide in the dirt , shins scraped away as they hit the top of the tree (log at this point) 15 minutes of sleepy time , friends stole my powerbars and were eating them when I came too , front end of bike destroyed , headtube dented in , forks and bars bent , headset crushed .

Worst thing was losing my nerve to try anything daring for almost the whole summer

Hmmm, sounds bad. But why didn't you just stop before you hit the tree? Or at least bailed.
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