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The Water Cooler, Scuttlebutt, Chit Chat Thread

Old 11-21-20, 10:50 PM
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Originally Posted by cmh View Post
On the contrary, social media exposure is one thing riders provide to sponsors. Riders just need to keep their social media presence smart and positive. Hope he has a good career in front of him.
At 18 - best be quiet I think. The kids are extremely talented right now, like never before. But I don't see the advertising creds there until they have achieved for a few years.
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At 18 he set a world record for an aged distance. Would be hard to do that at 25. It's also 3K vs 4k. So he put up the best junior time ever. Being a junior, doing a junior thing.

The elite world record for a K further is about a full MPH faster.

Again, this does nothing to diminish the accomplishment. It just needs to be held in context.
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