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post #3440 of (permalink) Old 03-06-2013, 12:29 PM
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Originally Posted by david_z View Post
It's mostly just practice & experience.

But TBH, 50+ starts feeling sketchy and then you start thinking things like, "What would happen if I took a spill at this speed...?"
When I get that thought, I slow down. I don't push it when I have bad joojoo.

You're right though, top speed you really start focusing hardcore on what you're doing. I tried to explain it once as having terminator vision, imagining the terrain gridline, little squares identifying potential hazards and as speed tracker in the corner showing your speed. haha

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