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Offline Michiel

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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #80 on: November 09, 2013, 10:26:04 pm »
The second last refuel of Day 3. Ahead lay possibly the most exiting bit of riding of the whole event.







The campsite we came to at the end of Day 3. Well worth it.



Not exactly winners but we gave it a hell of a shot! Fun, fun, FUN!!!



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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #81 on: November 09, 2013, 10:30:57 pm »
Yes, this is where my bum bag rubbed. First time it actually caused the skin to shave through.



The morning after was quite chilly.



Packing up to go home.



 

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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #82 on: November 10, 2013, 09:20:35 am »
Wow

Just found this now, great report!

One SERIAAS event.  Looks like fun - well from afar anyway.

Must admit I like the format, almost makes me want to get a 250 and start training!

I doubt if I could ever do the Roof, but maybe something like this - one day?

Thanks for the really well put together RR Michiel!  :thumleft:
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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #83 on: November 10, 2013, 08:57:25 pm »
Credit for the last pictures goes to Teresa Fourie.

I'm glad there are still new readers stumbling upon the ride report  :thumleft:. Thanks to all who added.
 

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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #84 on: November 10, 2013, 11:43:47 pm »
This looks like a LOT of fun.

Michiel, and the rest thanks a LOT for this RR. With your permission can we move this to the racing section? I know its not a race but there are lot of guys there who love to follow this kind of thing, and it would be good not to lose the thread with the passing of time?

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I found some more videos of the event.

Making it look easy

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/YDUsoY-XjdQ" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://www.youtube.com/v/YDUsoY-XjdQ</a>


Here is the guy who went back to fetch his zorst. ;D

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/WkFwgqOnDbg" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://www.youtube.com/v/WkFwgqOnDbg</a>

Lots of the Elephants trunk in here and also some guys who clearly did not have enough and started bar racing  :imaposer:

<a href="http://www.youtube.com/v/wVO7iknscdM" target="_blank" class="new_win">http://www.youtube.com/v/wVO7iknscdM</a>
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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #85 on: November 12, 2013, 08:42:33 pm »
No problem Neil.  :thumleft: I don't mind if you move the report. Probably closer to the "race" genre than just a "bash" in any case.
It could well have been a race, sure was difficult and long enough.


The videos come from the time when the organizers scouted the routes I think. Nice to look at 'em and have a idea of what
is happening and where.
 

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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #86 on: November 13, 2013, 03:51:22 am »
Done, thanks Michiel. It will go into the Racing index as well now if you ever lose it.
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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #87 on: November 21, 2013, 03:20:47 pm »
Well done. Incredible   :thumleft: 
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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #88 on: December 15, 2013, 05:34:07 am »
Great read, thanks. - This looks like a must - So Speedmetal, Darksider, Kurt, what do you think, looks like this ride has our names on it??  :peepwall: :ricky:
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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #89 on: December 15, 2013, 07:16:50 pm »
Any one know dates for 2014?
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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #90 on: December 16, 2013, 09:26:01 am »
Any one know dates for 2014?

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Re: Sea to Ski 2013
« Reply #91 on: February 18, 2014, 04:55:00 pm »
Well done Michiel, Losper and other WDs. That looked like a gruesome trail.   :thumleft:  :thumleft:

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