38-52-2011: Pursuit

38-52-2011: Pursuit

38-52-2011 - Pursuit

Today is Kirk’s birthday, asked him what he wanted to do since it was his day. The answer was go for a ride and stop by the track since it’s going to pour tomorrow and it’s the last race weekend of the season.

We rode out and were trying to decide where to park the bikes when I looked back and saw a smiling lunatic running towards us and waving. It was Kyle, a fellow who I blame completely for our ownership of two motorcycles and a scooter. He invited us to park in his pit where he and his wife were preparing for his first ride on his newly acquired race bike. This isn’t him, but it was the best shot I took over the afternoon. Another racer out there today (also not in this shot) is a guy I went to high school with.

Every time I feel like I’m leaning uncomfortably on my bike I think of these guys and realize I’m basically upright! It amazes me how far a bike can be pushed over when the rider knows what he/she is doing!

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September 24th, 2011|52 Weeks 2011|6 Comments

6 Comments

  1. Flickr: David on LRM September 25, 2011 at 7:40 pm

    38-52-2011 - PursuitHappy Birthday Kirk! Looks like you both had a heap of fun….

  2. David in Derbyshire September 25, 2011 at 7:40 pm

    Happy Birthday Kirk! Looks like you both had a heap of fun….

  3. Flickr: Harris Hui September 25, 2011 at 10:41 pm

    38-52-2011 - PursuitHappy birthday to Kirk and have lots of fun!
    Great action shot! Paige
    Have a great day!

  4. Harris Hui (in search of light) September 25, 2011 at 10:41 pm

    Happy birthday to Kirk and have lots of fun!
    Great action shot! Paige
    Have a great day!

  5. Flickr: Just Mom September 26, 2011 at 11:56 am

    38-52-2011 - PursuitIt amazes me how they don’t fall over when they lean so much.

  6. Just Mom September 26, 2011 at 11:56 am

    It amazes me how they don’t fall over when they lean so much.

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