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Wayne Rainey Rides Again

Post #1 by Chris in TN » Sun Nov 10, 2019 9:45 pm

My son showed me this video this evening and I was so impressed that I thought I'd share it here. The video shows 3 time 500cc World Champ Wayne Rainey riding a motorcycle again thanks to his friends at Yamaha.

Yeah...I thought that sounded pretty improbable too....

Here's the video and I hope you find it as heart warming as I did.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=imqwHIjwO2w
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Re: Wayne Rainey Rides Again

Post #2 by HOTT » Sun Nov 10, 2019 10:05 pm

That was pretty cool. Thanks for sharing. :orange


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Re: Wayne Rainey Rides Again

Post #3 by Sugs » Mon Nov 11, 2019 11:09 am

Wow, pretty awesome.
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Re: Wayne Rainey Rides Again

Post #4 by flyin900 » Mon Nov 11, 2019 10:49 pm

That was great to see his smile and the fact he wasn't a left behind ex racer. That Yamaha stepped up to offer the opportunity and that Suzuki wants him in Japan to still be involved is awesome.
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Re: Wayne Rainey Rides Again

Post #5 by wingrider » Tue Nov 12, 2019 12:07 pm

That is pretty darn awesome he can ride again. Made me wonder if he would consider riding more now. Seems to me I saw some retractable “training wheels”, and being how they were marketed, I thought it wasn’t right, but for him, they would be a great thing.
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