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I took a 230 mile trip north today to run with a bunch of Harley guys I know.

I get a couple quick passes in, nothing great. Get up there for my 4th pass and bike leaves good. Probably gonna be a solid pass and the sled in the right lane has its bodywork come flying off and smash into me.

It hit my right side bar and my hands pretty good. I know have sore ass fingers and a bent brake rotor because the panel hit the brake lever hard enough to lock up the front wheel and bend the rotor.




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Hand is back to normal now. Just need a new brake rotor and I'll be back at it.
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Qualifying is over, bike keeps getting quicker. Finally some better air. Still have a slight lag in rpm, but I’m leaving it now. Will work on that next Friday. Pb at this track and creeping on my
.32 or .33 pb.




Pretty crazy, I’ve been beating the crap out of this bike all summer and it’s close to my pb on this shxxty track with the mik! Ha ha


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Had an awesome weekend of Vtwin heads up racing. Bike was killing it!. Came a knats ass away from my 9.9 second goal, but I'm cutting about .2 seconds off my time everytime I take the bike to the track. Picked up a win and a new aperosnal best! Bowling Green in a couple weeks!

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Had a great weekend, actually won a race, tight racing in this class. Got to do some more testing since I was out in the second round. Kept at it as I was dealing with a bog, this was my best pass, finally got a 10.2 hit!
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Had a great weekend, actually won a race, tight racing in this class. Got to do some more testing since I was out in the second round. Kept at it as I was dealing with a bog, this was my best pass, finally got a 10.2 hit!
Another forum winner, Congrats! Between looking at Matt’s time slip and watching your video we’re going to have a couple more 9 second xl’s on here to. It’s in there, keep after it!
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Another forum winner, Congrats! Between looking at Matt’s time slip and watching your video we’re going to have a couple more 9 second xl’s on here to. It’s in there, keep after it!
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