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Offline Rose

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #100 on: August 16, 2010, 12:16:17 pm »
Hey, T,

Looks like you're putting your guardian angels through the wringer! Prayer cover continuing  :angel11:

You're doing an amazing job  :thumleft:

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #101 on: August 16, 2010, 03:26:28 pm »
Keep it up man, this is an awesome thread!
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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #102 on: August 16, 2010, 05:56:08 pm »
Neil's support team, in the front of course!!!
Its only funny until somebody gets hurt, then its freaking hilarious.
 

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #103 on: August 16, 2010, 10:03:16 pm »
Brilliant, Brilliant Neil. Gooi!

I am really loving this thread!  :thumleft:
 

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #104 on: August 17, 2010, 03:17:49 am »
Some more
Its only funny until somebody gets hurt, then its freaking hilarious.
 

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #105 on: August 17, 2010, 03:51:24 am »
 :thumleft:
Its only funny until somebody gets hurt, then its freaking hilarious.
 

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #106 on: August 17, 2010, 04:01:47 am »
 :-\
Its only funny until somebody gets hurt, then its freaking hilarious.
 

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #107 on: August 17, 2010, 04:03:54 am »
 :o
Its only funny until somebody gets hurt, then its freaking hilarious.
 

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #108 on: August 17, 2010, 04:06:29 am »
 :ricky:
Its only funny until somebody gets hurt, then its freaking hilarious.
 

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #109 on: August 17, 2010, 05:22:42 am »
Wish I could be there to support you !

Best of luck and keep the bok on track !

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #110 on: August 17, 2010, 05:28:02 am »
Stage 6

With a stage time of 5h08 min, 33rd place finish, Neil moved up to 46 oveerall

Overall standings

1 1 MARC COMA            KTM 690 (1)

2 105 FELIPE AUGUSTO MIRANDA      Honda 450 (1)

3 102 DENI DO NASCIMENTO      Honda 450 (1)
   
4 101 DAVID CASTEU         Sherco 450 (2)
   
5 116 DARIO JULIO LOPES DE SOUZA   Honda 450 (2)

46 111 NEIL TORBEN RINGDAHL   RSA    Yamaha 450

On his way:




Everybody, somewhere needs to push...everybody:



Some more.





46 MARIETA MORAES from Brazil currently 31st.




Some mishaps:







It's not only bikes



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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #111 on: August 17, 2010, 07:40:50 am »
The unofficial results for stage 6. Neil is doing very well moving up from 46th to 36th over all.
There is 1 bike withdrawn in his class - 13. Sylvio de Barros (129) Honda 450

1. Felipe Augusto Miranda Zanol (105) Honda 450 - 2nd over all (● No position change in class)
2. Dario J L de Sousa (116) Honda 450 - 5th over all (●)
3. Guto Klaumann (103) Yamaha 450 - 7th over all (●)
4. Norton Lopes (125) Honda 450 - 12th over all (▲ 2)
5. Joao Batista  T G  da Silva (108) Honda 450 - 13th over all (●)
6. Dimas Mattos (106) Honda 450 - 15th over all (▼ 2)
7. Jaime Prohens (135) Honda 450 - 28th over all (●)
8. Neil Thorben Ringdahl (111) Yamaha 450 - 36th over all. His time after 6 stages 24:32:28.30. No additional penalties - (00:59:30.00) (▲ 3)
9. Thiago Ramon Peretti (127) Honda 450 - 37th over all (▲ 2)
10. Joao O P Pereira D Rego Barros (122) Yamaha 450 - 47th over all (▼ 1)
11. Sandro Rockenback ( 121) KTM 450 - 49th over all (▲ 1)
12. Eduardo D'Agostini Martins (119) Honda 450 - 51st over all (▼ 4)
 

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Dave Pecham 3rd in his class and 24th over all
Phillip Bowman 5th in his class and 35th over all.


« Last Edit: August 18, 2010, 01:44:32 pm by Skaiidawg »
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From Buddhists to Sikhs, through Muslims and Christians and everything in between, there are many good people out there and if you do not allow yourself to be swayed by petulant religious opinion, the world is an awesome place with the odd idiot in between trying to make it rubbish for others.
 

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #112 on: August 17, 2010, 07:40:59 am »
Come here you bugger, you can't do the race without me!



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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #113 on: August 17, 2010, 08:19:41 am »
Wow, Neil must have had a realy good day. Jumped quite a few places. :thumleft: :thumleft:
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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #114 on: August 17, 2010, 08:24:59 am »
Awesome stuff BB!  :thumleft: :thumleft: :thumleft:
You're doing us proud!
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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #115 on: August 17, 2010, 08:25:39 am »
Stay focused Neil :thumleft: :thumleft:

U make us all so proud here in SA ;)
 

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #116 on: August 17, 2010, 08:37:18 am »
Wow, Neil must have had a realy good day. Jumped quite a few places. :thumleft: :thumleft:

I wonder how many are racing. Neil is OWNING this race  :thumleft: Remember, this is his first race, and he's pretty inexperienced to boot! GOOOOOOO!!!! Neil
 

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #117 on: August 17, 2010, 08:42:07 am »
Good on yer mate.

Looks like a tough race - if Neil can finish (Which I hope with all my heart he does) he could finish well up in the standings.

And hats off to the VW Kombi for making that trek across the wilderness.  Hope it too makes it to the finish line.  :D
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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #118 on: August 17, 2010, 08:59:18 am »
I wonder how many are racing.

In his class (PR1) there were initially 13 competitors, so far 1 has withdrawn, overall there were 65 bikes.
Courtesy from Grizz: In this day and age religion is often frowned upon, but I have met some of the most amazing people from various religions over time.
From Buddhists to Sikhs, through Muslims and Christians and everything in between, there are many good people out there and if you do not allow yourself to be swayed by petulant religious opinion, the world is an awesome place with the odd idiot in between trying to make it rubbish for others.
 

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Re: Living the Dos Sertoes Dream - Racing 4,500 km across Brazil
« Reply #119 on: August 17, 2010, 09:45:28 am »
doing flipping well :D
So much of win it hurts! ^.^


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