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Found An Old Pic Of Me Circa '88

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88? shit man i was only 7
I know.............Son

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I knew it was you because all the clothes matched.
See, I thought the dead give away was that even in mid flight, I am still covering the clutch....? - Its my signature move.....

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funny, that reminds me of an actual photo of myself from the late 80's on a euro bike, cagiva , performing a similar jump in the new jersey pine barrens before riding there was a capitol offense
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Your outfits always match , very classy .

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D you need to make that pic in to a poster! btw where did you steal the Cagiva?
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D you need to make that pic in to a poster! btw where did you steal the Cagiva?
Cagiva's were around back in the day. I had one.

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You still wear white shoes, and never have your elbows up.
Elbows up in a jump? - Stick to jorts and Fla inspired gun posts Berniece

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D you need to make that pic in to a poster! btw where did you steal the Cagiva?
i borrowed it , i think i owned a 83 RM125 at the time and that cagiva 250 was the most badass thing i had ridden in the dirt, though at the time i worked at a suzuki dlr and took every new gsxr 1100 out for a proper test ride
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You should frame that. That is truely an awesome picture

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thanks, its a poloroid i scanned
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Funny, you looked surprisingly like Micky Dymond back then!
No, Micky looks like me..............we both get that all the time

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They pay you to crash and break ur ribs?
That was during testing so my Bonus was not as high as it would have been in a race - Stick to owning fake Porsches and leave the funny stuff to the pros

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Good thing for ED that there arent any toll booth gates on the trails!


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That was during testing so my Bonus was not as high as it would have been in a race - Stick to owning fake Porsches and leave the funny stuff to the pros

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Is that really you - were you a MXA test rider?
Everyone knows that due to politics in the pits and front office, I never went pro so this is a 2 # pic of a bike I used for the shoot - My bike had just been washed and they did not want a 3 # Am bike I the shot

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