Evandro Portela attaches Go Pro to back of truck to record his ride – and retrieves it after hitting top speed
This rider from Brazil clocked up an astonishing 124 kilometres an hour (77 mph) while drafting a lorry – and all filmed on a Go Pro camera that he attached to the back of the truck and retrieved after hitting that top speed.
To begin with, it’s just a couple of guys riding behind a truck as they pick up speed, but things get interesting at around about the halfway point when the road heads downhill, including some bunny hops at more than.
Chris is from Yorkshire and is six-times British Trials Champion.
This video shows him demonstrating his skills on five very different bikes. it’s a fanastic video showing everything from urban antics on a singlespeed to trials moves on a 29er, plus flat-out downhilling and even a child’s BMX. A great eight and a hlf minutes viewing – if you are into bikes, you’ll be glued to the screen
Oh dear, i hope I wasn’t this bad when I taught Seraphina to ride her bike. Maybe the answer really is to use a balance bike!
Think you need to watch this then.
I have to say I have but won’t be doing it again