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Team challenge?

They are like two hour or something aren't they? One rider can run it all and people basically use it like practic iirc.

That's not an endurance race.

Pretty much
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Craftsman not made in the USA? I'll stop being so brand loyal now! http://madeinusanews.com/2012/12/10/...raftsman-line/

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They are like two hour or something aren't they? One rider can run it all and people basically use it like practic iirc.

That's not an endurance race.
Two hours sounds endurancy to me!

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What's wrong with vir in august?
If there's any chance I can afford an august round of racing, it would probably be at summit with CCS. Although I would lime to get in a VIR round this year, preferably with CCS.
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Re: Northeast Trackwhores: 7 month thread v3

I know Im slow and dont have any skills but I would be willing to do the endurance thing. Me and Rich could team up and share his bike. We are about the same weight. I find that more interesting than the short sprints where I suck and would be a back marker. Hmmmm.
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Two hours sounds endurancy to me!



If there's any chance I can afford an august round of racing, it would probably be at summit with CCS. Although I would lime to get in a VIR round this year, preferably with CCS.
I think craftsman has had both USA and china stuff for awhile. I didn't click article. All China now?

Two hours is a long stint of an endurance race maybe . Nit what I meant though. Meant it is a glorified practice. Like weras solo20s were/are.

I thought you were saying there was a reason not to go to vir in Aug like weather or something. I was thinking has to be better than nola in July lol
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I know Im slow and dont have any skills but I would be willing to do the endurance thing. Me and Rich could team up and share his bike. We are about the same weight. I find that more interesting than the short sprints where I suck and would be a back marker. Hmmmm.
I'm betting you and Rich are a good 40 pounds different in weight. And you think you'd be faster over a longer distance than a shorter one? Huh?

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I thought you were saying there was a reason not to go to vir in Aug like weather or something. I was thinking has to be better than nola in July lol
Yeah, our 2 days at VIR were 96 and 98 degrees, and I still managed to pass Broome on the brakes, so I'm not worried about the heat
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I'm surprised you didn't know that.I don't think its all their stuff though.I've actually have been buying Kobalt tools which were previously made by Snap on,they are just as good a quality as Craftsman or better but a lot cheaper.
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260 pnds. I dont think I would be faster, just think thats more fun to do the team thing. Less pressure. This shits all mental anyway.
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We could just pool a little money together and pick up some beater SV. Leave it with me over the winter and we'll have a team bike ready for spring
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260 pnds. I dont think I would be faster, just think thats more fun to do the team thing. Less pressure. This shits all mental anyway.
Absolutely all mental. I remember winning those races and how focused I was. I will never forget that.

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We could just pool a little money together and pick up some beater SV. Leave it with me over the winter and we'll have a team bike ready for spring
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I'm betting you and Rich are a good 40 pounds different in weight. And you think you'd be faster over a longer distance than a shorter one? Huh?



Yeah, our 2 days at VIR were 96 and 98 degrees, and I still managed to pass Broome on the brakes, so I'm not worried about the heat
Meh. That's like winning a special Olympics race
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Meh. That's like winning a special Olympics race
It is what it is, man. Expert racer with a built motor on a track he's more familiar with on fresh race rubber, versus me in my second year at the track, first year racing.
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It is what it is, man. Expert racer with a built motor on a track he's more familiar with on fresh race rubber, versus me in my second year at the track, first year racing.
Lol.

Not a dig at you. He and I give ea h other shit mercilessly lol.

He's not bad on brakes. Just donor tell him I said that.

Broome

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Well Chris also claims he was running on only 2 of 3 cylinders that day, I think Lora had a higher top speed at the kink on the R6
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problem is, the only thing the radio plays is this


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That's not as bad as

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How high on acid do you need to be in order to make a music video like that?
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Good read on winter and lithium(lightweight) batteries. Reminds me I need to disconnect mine.

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How high on acid do you need to be in order to make a music video like that?
It's David Hasselhoff. He can do no wrong.
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Good read on winter and lithium(lightweight) batteries. Reminds me I need to disconnect mine.



It's David Hasselhoff. He can do no wrong.
What? link?

I prob should bring my alien motion 4 cell in the house
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oh my goodness , that was hilarious.

what up trackwhores?
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What? link?
http://www.fullspectrumpower.com/bat...thium-battery/

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I prob should bring my alien motion 4 cell in the house
That's usually what I do, too. Sit it next to my gear in my attic for the winter.

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oh my goodness , that was hilarious.

what up trackwhores?
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