"It is better to die on your feet than to live on your knees."
pride will hurt more than any crash will.
Being shot out of a cannon will always be better than being squeezed out of a tube ~ Hunter S Thompson.
RideInPeace #48 Shoya Tomizawa (December 10, 1990 – September 5, 2010) ~ First Moto2 Legend.
repost ... but still better than working
"Shoot to thrill play to kill
Too many women too many pills"
dosn't the celebration usually occur after crossing the finish line?
Whoever posted the clip from the '05 Bol d'or motorcycle endurance race on that site and called it a 'showoff' crash wasn't paying attention. The rider wasn't trying to pull a wheelie, he was checking behind himself. Of course, why he didn't just do it by looking over his shoulder instead of standing up and looking through his legs is a question I'd love to ask him.
"When in doubt, FLAT OUT!"
ya....he was checkin behind himself with a little 'show'
See GOD, then back off.