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Old 09-03-2013, 10:51 AM   #1
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NY Times video on sidecar racing
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Old 09-03-2013, 03:03 PM   #2
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Sidecar will keep us forever young

Enjoy, the story of a 96 year young monkey
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Old 09-03-2013, 04:27 PM   #3
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Old 09-03-2013, 05:18 PM   #4
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I just hope to have half that attitude when I'm his age.
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Old 09-03-2013, 06:15 PM   #5
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Nice Short Film on 1953 Sidecar Champion

Very nice short film on 1953 world sidecar champion with vintage footage.
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Old 09-03-2013, 06:24 PM   #6
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Didier, thank you for sharing this great story. Stan Dibben "showed him the stones" in more ways than one!
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Old 09-03-2013, 06:32 PM   #7
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Well worth the watch. That little "op-doc" had me grinning ear-to-ear from beginning to end. People sometimes ask me why do I do it? Why do I cast aside all good reason and common sense and continue to ride a bike into my middle age?

Why indeed. This old coot nails it.
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Old 09-03-2013, 07:10 PM   #8
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Very cool,thanks Didier , posted by a Frenchman riding in India who lived briefly in my hometown in MN it's a crazy world.How's the fishing there ? And I do hope your enjoying the cusine.DB
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Old 09-03-2013, 07:20 PM   #9
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That was cool - Thnx!

Thnx for sharing.
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Old 09-04-2013, 06:58 AM   #10
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Merged the three threads on this cool video.

I hope to be doing this when I'm that old, if I make it that far.
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Old 09-04-2013, 09:21 AM   #11
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Now that was great!!!!
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Old 09-05-2013, 12:10 PM   #12
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What fun.

I like the way he counts birthdays.
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Old 09-05-2013, 05:00 PM   #13
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Old 09-05-2013, 05:29 PM   #14
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Old 09-06-2013, 03:27 AM   #15
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Good stuff there,thanks for sharing.
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