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The action gets good at the 2:40 mark. 1999!!

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  • SpokeApparel

    12/9/2012 6:34 PM

    am i reading that right? 112 kmh = 70mph? Yeah, he did almost explode but this is still baller. its big and so fast and on sub par equipment.

  • Pininator

    2/28/2013 9:43 AM

    Seriously...I wouldn't do that on an anything, let alone that rig.

  • ShaunH

    12/9/2012 6:10 AM

    Dat rebound damping...

  • Cant Climb

    12/7/2012 12:12 PM

    Fanny pack may have been Camera gear...

  • Uncle Cliffy

    12/7/2012 12:16 AM


  • heikki.hall

    12/6/2012 8:31 AM

    I want to see someone jump the one that is used in the thumbnail picture, the K120 in Lake Placid.
    Or even beyond that I wonder if it would be possible to get to the K-spot on a Ski fly hill on a mountain bike. Check out the video for the ski fly world record http://youtu.be/Vvfo4W0NV64

  • Scrub

    12/6/2012 8:08 AM

    Fanny pack FTW.

  • lev

    12/6/2012 7:44 AM

    Bit more rebound......

  • Yuroshek

    12/6/2012 7:16 AM

    Funny, this guy kinda looks like lawwill, I say we set Cam and Zink up on a ski ramp and let them have some fun...

  • sspomer

    12/6/2012 7:19 AM

    i like this idea! i think they'll need a bigger ski jump though. looks like this guy almost flat landed!

  • sspomer

    12/6/2012 7:05 AM

    he was so close to exploding!!!

  • Smutok

    12/6/2012 7:03 AM

    WOW crazy! That passenger got lucky.

  • JoseMPM

    12/6/2012 4:26 AM

    Red Bull gives you wings, they said. Belive it, we didn't. Then came the crazy german. He's sooooo so close to nosing it and doing a massive face plant that would've had terrible consequences. Talk about hanging on to it. Respect.

  • bazzdove

    12/6/2012 1:55 AM

    Show the Rennie tow in it was up there

  • iceman2058

    12/6/2012 1:16 AM

    Had seen before, but still... mind=blown.

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