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Old 01-12-2013, 06:43 PM   #1051
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Outstanding ride Lyndon! FANTASTIC DAY!


Thanks for the excellent phone in Nate and Lyndon
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Old 01-12-2013, 06:53 PM   #1052
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May I suggest a show of support for this most excellent effort?

If you've got the swag, how about a pic of you in it, posted up here?

Since he has a rest day, somebody here with his number could message him to look in tomorrow, perhaps without warning him? . I would think that he'd be able to get online for that.

I'll post up a puc when I get home.
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Old 01-12-2013, 07:06 PM   #1053
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I'm absolutely stunned by Pyn's result. It's not that I don't recognize what a brilliant rider he is, on the contrary, I'm very well aware of that.

But this is the absolute deepest pool of talent for cross country racing there is. These aren't just people who are good at it, they are the people who are best in the world at going a long distance across unknown terrain in a short time. Sure, there are some everyday Joe's at the back of the pack, but they struggle even to get through a stage. The middle of the pack is made up of people who live and breathe riding motorcycles- look at Patrick Beaule, who is no average rider by any means! I imagine anyone who has ridden with Pat will be happy to inform you he doesn't lounge around anywhere, and I'm positive he hasn't been.

So, people can say something like "he lucked into it" and of course they will be, in some measured way, correct. But we make our own luck in life, and there are about 150 other folks that had a similar chance today. Eight of them capitalized on that chance better than Lyndon.

In the biggest pond full of the biggest sharks, Lyndon has been proving himself more than capable day after day. And today, when the stars aligned, he was positioned to take advantage AND HE DID. No one, not even the ASO, can strip him of what we know happened.

F#ckin' Brilliant result! Legendary!

Now, to make sure it doesn't go to his head, and he keeps racing the exact same race he has been!

Ditto!
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Old 01-12-2013, 07:06 PM   #1054
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Congratulations Lyndon! A truly outstanding race so far. Thanks for taking the time to call in each day, and thanks to PM as well.

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Old 01-12-2013, 07:13 PM   #1055
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Just caught up with his call in.......did you hear the CHIRPY GIGGLES!!!!!

GoPYN
Awesome call in Pyn. I even have the Mrs. following, she shows me the Facebook side of the F5 team..

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Old 01-12-2013, 07:29 PM   #1056
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"Successfull Stage"

"Successfull Stage" Understatement of the race!!!

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Old 01-12-2013, 07:37 PM   #1057
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Lyndon when you finish in the top 10, stick around for the interviews. Team Euro was looking for you.

CONGRATULATIONS!
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Old 01-12-2013, 07:44 PM   #1058
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Great interview Packmule. 9th on a stage is fantastic. Great work Pyn.
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Old 01-12-2013, 08:23 PM   #1059
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An amazing interview and a great day. That is one of the most brilliant results I have seen in Dakar, make no mistake that is historic - 2nd Brit to finish in top 10 on a stage in Dakar. Astounding.

What is even sweeter is he did it by being exactly who he is, taking his time whilst being fast to make sure he was doing things right - to the letter. Not getting caught up in the sound of the engine and instead recognising that he was 1km out due to the conditions and then building that into his own roadbook.

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PYN'd!!!!!!!!!
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Old 01-12-2013, 08:53 PM   #1060
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Just got in from my nightshift and had a brew while listening to the interview giggling like a kid! Cracking performance today Lyndon and can only mirror what everyone else is saying while throwing in the now obligatory AWESOME!!

I've now got four nights off can't wait to see the events in real time now. Rest easy and keep the ship steady now.
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Old 01-12-2013, 09:03 PM   #1061
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Lyndon. Top 10. Interview.

'Nuff said.





Direct download: http://traffic.libsyn.com/rallyraidio/13D10.mp3
Whole bunch of us at Beez's Dakar Party huddled around the laptop listening to tonight's call in...



And sitting in the crowd...the man who makes it all possible year after year...PackMule!



Thanks, Nate!

GO Pyn!!!!!!!
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Old 01-12-2013, 10:34 PM   #1062
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Lyndon. Top 10. Interview.

'Nuff said.





Direct download: http://traffic.libsyn.com/rallyraidio/13D10.mp3
So freaking cool!
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Old 01-12-2013, 10:46 PM   #1063
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Awesome call-in!! What a great attitude!

Great ADV party pic!

I'll say it again...

Top 10 Pyn'd!!!
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Old 01-12-2013, 11:09 PM   #1064
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Great job!

Atta Boy Lyndon ............ atta boy!


Earned yourself a rest day, didn't you?
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Old 01-12-2013, 11:30 PM   #1065
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He got a pretty good mention in the early Eurosport show today. But no footage. It does sound like he may get hunted down for an interview tomorrow though ..............
D'OH! I missed most of the early show as it was curry o'clock...
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