Close One Mar 30, 2009

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Two French teamates collided with each other at the world track cycling championships, sending Kevin Sireau to the boards and Gregory Bauge into a skid for the win.

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Check out that TT nut skid!

Seen at Maca blog via VeloNews

  • aaron

    His tire rolled after he went down, it wasn’t the reason he went down. They just bumped and he lost control. His mechanic would be so bummed if he was getting blamed for that…

    Check it-
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3xk8FHFtfWE&feature=player_embedded

    -AD

  • thanks for the correction. Didn’t see the video!

  • Watched the vid a good few times tonight, slickest bit of bike control I have seen in ages!

  • Yo John, it’a probably “Malaysia’s”…

  • Sorry guys, it’s Monday ya know?

  • g

    They are both french you know. The similar suites kind of gives it away… Malaysia race in black.

  • Andrew

    Phenomenal save! I would have definitely biffed it.

  • Man! I messed up again! Should I just delete it and start over? haha…

    dowh

  • whats a tt nut skid?

  • jeff

    when your nuts are sitting on the top tube while you skid, observe the facial reaction to this old school fixed gear trick in the first picture…