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post #1 of 47 (permalink) Old 06-30-2014, 08:29 PM Thread Starter
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Shorts and flip flops

Saw a guy today riding a crotch rocket while wearing a t shirt, shorts, and flip flops. I sure hope he doesn't take a spill.
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It would scare the crap out of you to know how any bikes flying through the Tail Of The Dragon had girls on the back dressed that way. And that's with a tube top or spaghetti straps. Crazy man!!
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Some dude just flew past the house about 20 minutes ago dressed the same way wheelieing the whole way.

......I'd rather wake up in the middle of nowhere then in any city on earth.

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I wear shorts sometimes, I would never were flops! I live in Florida I don't want to meet up with friends or whomever especially if its at the beach wearing jeans. I take the greater risk of serious injury or death just by getting on the bike alone. If Im too worried about getting hurt I might as well just drive a car.

edit, When I do wear are jean shorts that go just below my knees, no basketball style shorts or swim trunks.


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I've seen so many goofballs wearing flip flops on crotch rockets this summer. How can you think that's a good idea...?!
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Not to mention it has to hurt to upshift. Well, maybe the trigger pull on those rickets is smoother. I don't wear shorts on my Harley just cause it would burn the piss out of me.

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I passed a guy today who was wearing shorts, shoes and short black socks on his bike, but I guess he was on his way to work as a mail carrier.
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Had a guy blow by me on the highway the other day on a full-out sport bike. Full face helmet, jogging shorts, and flip flops. I felt weird driving the truck in crocs ......

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At least his head should be safe....
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I used to fly barefoot but it seems to make no difference if you crash with shoes on or not.

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