Sea Otter 2002 Gap - Thomas

Photo Information

Posted by: mark@nsmb.com
Album: Imported Photos
Category: Freeride Shots
Description:

A previously unpublished photo of a 70' gap jump that went down after the 2002 Sea Otter.

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P3-boy
P3-boy
17 years, 3 months ago
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jesus!

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Coop
Coop
17 years, 3 months ago
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how do you trust you have enough speed to make a gap like that??

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mark@nsmb.com
mark@nsmb.com
17 years, 3 months ago
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No idea. Everyone just sized it up and mellowed out for like 2 hours. Lots of run ins but no attempts. Then Dave Watson showed up, said "fuck this. too much talk." went up to the top, did one run in, and then launched it perfect. I don't think anyone even got it on camera! I just watched him sail through the air with my jaw dropped. Then realized, oh, shit, I should have shot that! :)

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Jay-T.
Jay-T.
17 years, 2 months ago
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> No idea. Everyone just sized it up and mellowed out for like 2 hours. Lots of run ins but no attempts. Then Dave Watson showed up, said "fuck this. too much talk." went up to the top, did one run in, and then launched it perfect. I don't think anyone even got it on camera! I just watched him sail through the air with my jaw dropped. Then realized, oh, shit, I should have shot that! :)

and then he landed 5 seconds after that?

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_NSP_
_NSP_
17 years, 1 month ago
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holy crap thats huge. Wasnt that in superheroes 3 or something?

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big-ben
big-ben
17 years, 1 month ago
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gnarly

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AirborneRider
AirborneRider
17 years ago
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scary, imagine the kinda crash if u didnt make that, wouldnt wanna see some 1 eat it on that

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E.Long
E.Long
16 years, 11 months ago
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if you havent seen superheros 3 thomas does case it once but he just got right back up.

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Mic
Mic
15 years, 6 months ago
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This is incredible, scary and all the rest. although i think that this pic is better than the sh3 sequence. on video it looks "small" compared to this pic.

boy, i wonder how strong someone has to be to actually nail it? Not to mention the balls to try it ?!

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GNAR_
GNAR_
15 years, 3 months ago
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that a phat gap

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Air-Supplier
Air-Supplier
15 years, 2 months ago
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wow that looks bigger than what Nathan Rennie hit!

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banshee-bikes
banshee-bikes
15 years ago
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that would be cool if he eat it

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