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Inspiring rider and builder story

Old 10-05-13, 12:54 PM
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Inspiring rider and builder story

From Bike Rumor,

https://www.bikerumor.com/2013/10/05/...de/#more-66982

Very good video and written story about bike people with a passion to ride... Period!
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Old 10-05-13, 06:00 PM
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Originally Posted by look566 rider View Post
From Bike Rumor,

https://www.bikerumor.com/2013/10/05/...de/#more-66982

Very good video and written story about bike people with a passion to ride... Period!
That's a cool story. Especially good that he was able to modify the bike that the guy already had.
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Originally Posted by look566 rider View Post
From Bike Rumor,

https://www.bikerumor.com/2013/10/05/...de/#more-66982

Very good video and written story about bike people with a passion to ride... Period!
Yes, those are great, inspiring stories. Here's a video link to one of the gentlemen mentioned in your link: https://www.post-gazette.com/stories/...wheels-704319/

(I had posted about that video earlier on another thread, as I had found it so inspiring & humbling as well)
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