Life is hard at the Dakar Rally

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Life is hard at the Dakar Rally

Post by Garnet » Mon Jan 11, 2016 6:42 pm

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Re: Life is hard at the Dakar Rally

Post by Rob » Mon Jan 11, 2016 8:52 pm

My God, that is lunacy! Why don't they have oxygen on the vehicles, like he joked? I'll bet the 4-wheelers do!
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Re: Life is hard at the Dakar Rally

Post by Airbear » Tue Jan 12, 2016 2:37 pm

The riders should be spending a few years chewing coca leaves with the locals before riding at those altitudes.
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Re: Life is hard at the Dakar Rally

Post by Sibbo » Tue Jan 12, 2016 5:18 pm

Airbear wrote:The riders should be spending a few years chewing coca leaves with the locals before riding at those altitudes.
or a least ride with a pocket full of leaf ... ;)
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Post by ME 109 » Tue Jan 12, 2016 6:15 pm

Sibbo wrote:
or a least ride with a pocket full of leaf ... ;)
I'd prefer to ride higher than that
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Post by Sibbo » Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:03 am

fried in butter... you'll be high.
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Post by Rob » Wed Jan 13, 2016 12:45 am

Papillon!
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Might an Ozzie win the Dakar Rally?

Post by SteveD » Wed Jan 13, 2016 7:48 am

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Ozzie wins the Dakar Rally!

Post by SteveD » Sat Jan 16, 2016 8:38 am

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Re: Life is hard at the Dakar Rally

Post by Rob » Sat Jan 16, 2016 2:10 pm

In the very first video, why didn't they just give him a couple of Red Bulls, a slap on the back and a hearty "Cheerio!"?

Isn't that what energy drinks are for?

I once heard an E.R. nurse refer to it as "crack in a can".
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