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Watch A Dakar Motorcycle Skip Like A Rock On A Puddle

Stef Schrader Sep 16, 2017. 13 comments

You know you're really flying when your entire bike skips like a giant rock on the water. Sure, this bike goes down a little in the splash, sure, but he really just seems to bounce over the deepest parts of it.

This footage is from an earlier stage a couple days ago, most likely from the Iquique to Uyuni Stage 7A, based on the post date.

I don't know how this man's balls of steel fit on his motorcycle, much less how you approach a big splash at speed like it's nothing and make it out the other side.

Sorry, Chevy. You are no longer worthy of this song. This man is.

Has anyone ever seen a Silverado skip across the water? No? Nope. It'd sink.

This man and his motorcycle are clearly more rocklike in character than anyone's truck, ever.

[H/T McNewbie]

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