As a child racing in the different motorcycle classes, there were those who had a lot more resources. They had mechanics and technicians, a back-up bike, the works. “Sometimes, when you miss technical stuff, it’s difficult to compete.”
He adds, “When you are child, and there are riders that have a lot of money, and have a better bike than you, and are sometimes in front of you… The most difficult things to explain to people is how long and how hard the work is for a rider.” That rings especially true when you don’t have what you need – technically – to compete at a higher level. Though that never stopped him.
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