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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #20 on: April 19, 2017, 01:55:46 pm »
After all Chris Birch's video's of doing "plastics" trails on a 1190, I am surprised he did not simply enter the GOLD class. :pot:

Agreed Danie, he must be going soft in his old age  :pot:
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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #21 on: April 21, 2017, 01:24:13 pm »
Ja no, look: Birchy boy has done it all already anyway. Let's not take that away from him. I do believe he has won multiple extreme enduro's and though be might not have competed with the new hot shit guys, I have no doubt had he been 15-20 yrs younger he would be a right up there with them.

Let's not forget he also did the Dakar with Darryl Curtis etc.

No, Chris is no longer interested in getting a gold. He interestes in doing something even bit harder and I take my hat off to him.

Danie, you had better hope they both don't make it because if they you, you are never gonna hear the end of it from all the 1200 riding gods. Just think of all those fotos & footage they will have to post of boxer engines passing YZ 300's in the forests. :imaposer:
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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #22 on: April 21, 2017, 01:47:06 pm »
Ja no, look: Birchy boy has done it all already anyway. Let's not take that away from him. I do believe he has won multiple extreme enduro's and though be might not have competed with the new hot shit guys, I have no doubt had he been 15-20 yrs younger he would be a right up there with them.

Let's not forget he also did the Dakar with Darryl Curtis etc.

No, Chris is no longer interested in getting a gold. He interestes in doing something even bit harder and I take my hat off to him.

Danie, you had better hope they both don't make it because if they you, you are never gonna hear the end of it from all the 1200 riding gods. Just think of all those fotos & footage they will have to post of boxer engines passing YZ 300's in the forests. :imaposer:

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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #23 on: April 21, 2017, 02:46:22 pm »
After all Chris Birch's video's of doing "plastics" trails on a 1190, I am surprised he did not simply enter the GOLD class. :pot:

Agreed Danie, he must be going soft in his old age  :pot:

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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #24 on: April 21, 2017, 03:14:15 pm »
Ja no, look: Birchy boy has done it all already anyway. Let's not take that away from him. I do believe he has won multiple extreme enduro's and though be might not have competed with the new hot shit guys, I have no doubt had he been 15-20 yrs younger he would be a right up there with them.

Let's not forget he also did the Dakar with Darryl Curtis etc.

No, Chris is no longer interested in getting a gold. He interestes in doing something even bit harder and I take my hat off to him.

Danie, you had better hope they both don't make it because if they you, you are never gonna hear the end of it from all the 1200 riding gods. Just think of all those fotos & footage they will have to post of boxer engines passing YZ 300's in the forests. :imaposer:
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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #25 on: April 21, 2017, 09:14:08 pm »
Ja no, look: Birchy boy has done it all already anyway. Let's not take that away from him. I do believe he has won multiple extreme enduro's and though be might not have competed with the new hot shit guys, I have no doubt had he been 15-20 yrs younger he would be a right up there with them.

Let's not forget he also did the Dakar with Darryl Curtis etc.

No, Chris is no longer interested in getting a gold. He interestes in doing something even bit harder and I take my hat off to him.

Danie, you had better hope they both don't make it because if they you, you are never gonna hear the end of it from all the 1200 riding gods. Just think of all those fotos & footage they will have to post of boxer engines passing YZ 300's in the forests. :imaposer:

He will find no YZ300's to pass, he'll be in the fatty class. And he's not first either, HP2's and 950SE's have been riding there for years.

And I am not trying to take anything away from a legend likeChris Birch. What he has forgotten about offroad riding I will never learn.
 

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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #26 on: April 21, 2017, 10:14:43 pm »
this thread is missing the point. focus guys, its to proof that a 1090 is just as competent in technical riding as 300cc plastics.

but that you need more than 100hp to do it.


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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #27 on: April 22, 2017, 07:08:34 am »
Ja no, look: Birchy boy has done it all already anyway. Let's not take that away from him. I do believe he has won multiple extreme enduro's and though be might not have competed with the new hot shit guys, I have no doubt had he been 15-20 yrs younger he would be a right up there with them.

Let's not forget he also did the Dakar with Darryl Curtis etc.

No, Chris is no longer interested in getting a gold. He interestes in doing something even bit harder and I take my hat off to him.

Danie, you had better hope they both don't make it because if they you, you are never gonna hear the end of it from all the 1200 riding gods. Just think of all those fotos & footage they will have to post of boxer engines passing YZ 300's in the forests. :imaposer:

He will find no YZ300's to pass, he'll be in the fatty class. And he's not first either, HP2's and 950SE's have been riding there for years.

And I am not trying to take anything away from a legend likeChris Birch. What he has forgotten about offroad riding I will never learn.
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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #28 on: April 25, 2017, 07:08:52 am »

He will find no YZ300's to pass, he'll be in the fatty class. And he's not first either, HP2's and 950SE's have been riding there for years.

And I am not trying to take anything away from a legend likeChris Birch. What he has forgotten about offroad riding I will never learn.

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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #29 on: May 07, 2017, 12:06:37 pm »
The rumours were that Chris and Cody would be on 1090R's, but Chris recently released a clip of him training for it and there he was on a 1290R...

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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #30 on: May 24, 2017, 03:57:56 pm »
Video of Chris Birch testing:

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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #31 on: June 11, 2017, 04:15:07 pm »
One very used 1190 will be up for sale soon  :o

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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #32 on: June 11, 2017, 08:43:43 pm »
That winching up using the back wheel!?!? Very simple but seems crazy


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Re: Chris Birch going Big at Romaniacs!!
« Reply #33 on: July 25, 2017, 02:45:10 pm »
Birchy had a silly off and broke his hand so im sure hes out :(
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