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Old 12-06-2012, 01:50 AM   #1
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You gotta love the Irish

Have a look at this if you haven't already

http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature...&v=BzWf-6UzQUA
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Old 12-06-2012, 02:16 AM   #2
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Re: You gotta love the Irish

major big balls of steel.
my mate is starting roadracing
at the manx grand prix next year and then the TT in 2014.
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Old 12-06-2012, 07:06 AM   #3
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Wow....!!!
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Old 12-06-2012, 07:45 AM   #4
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Omg!!!! I'm not sure who has the bigger balls there, the riders or the spectators?? That's friggin crazy!! ����
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Old 12-06-2012, 08:36 AM   #5
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200mph with trees on each side!!!!!! BALLZZ and SKILLZZ
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Old 12-06-2012, 08:52 AM   #6
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Re: You gotta love the Irish

The skill set definitely has to be there ... with that said - some of the most skillful motorcycle racers in the world won't touch that course, and for good reason. So ... balls are apparently the game-changer for the folks who choose to ride the TT. It probably sounds pretty clearcut the way I explain it, and in reality - it's anything but clearcut. Just take a listen to any TT riders when asked why they decide to ride the TT... then listen to MotoGP & WorldSBK riders who explain why they don't, and you'll hear a particularly subtle difference.

Closer to the Edge was a great glimpse at the sport, and some of the most talented TT riders to grace the roads on the IOM today.

I'd love to visit the IOM TT one day!

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Old 12-06-2012, 03:30 PM   #7
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Re: You gotta love the Irish

I'm fortunate enough to live in the UK , The isle of man is 100 miles and a short ferry hop away for me - and I've been visiting the TT and the Manx GP for the last 14 years. The videos and films are great - but honestly , nothing comes close to being there.

if this isn't on your bucket list then it should be ! , save up for years , sell what you need to sell and get yer arse on a plane over here - you wont regret it :-)
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