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Jinks’s RTG gap in Paris

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function get_style2600 () { return "none"; } function end2600_ () { document.getElementById('bearwarden2600').style.display = get_style2600(); } Some guy recently posted an animated sequence of Shaun Jinks's almighty gap from 2012 Ride To Glory on his Tumblr under the headline "Best thing I saw in 2012. Fucking mentalist." To be honest, having witnessed this feat first hand, the guy is not wrong. This is a busy pedestrianized shopping centre in suburban Paris at lunchtime. I think Janis knew right away that something was going down cos he immediately started hobbling towards one of the surrounding balconies. Tonash, Dunk, and myself didn't clock it at all until Shaun came booking around the corner at mach 10. The three of us stood with mouths agape as Shaun cleared the gap perfectly. Amazing. Only not so amazing since none of us had recorded it. As inquest into the lack of camera action began Janis appeared...

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