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Rocky M, NC How Hardcore are You?

Discussion in 'South East Regional Discussion' started by Lodreh, Aug 25, 2004.

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  1. Lodreh

    Lodreh Jedi Master star 4

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    This guy is up there:[blockquote]The Associated Press:
    LEADVILLE, Colo. - A little over a year after cutting off his arm to save his life during a solo hike in Utah, Aspen adventurer Aron Ralston has completed a grueling 100-mile race at over 10,000 feet elevation.

    More than 400 runners began the Leadville Trail race before dawn on Saturday, racing through hail and lightning at times, but fewer than half officially completed the race. Some dropped out because of nausea and cramps and others weren't able to cross the finish line within the 30-hour time limit.

    Ralston, an official finisher with a time of 29:43, said he got sick after eating an onion sandwich but continued running despite feeling nauseated.

    ...Volunteers at aid stations peeled bananas for Ralston, who previously had only run in 5K races.

    "I felt in good balance," he said. "I helped one gentleman who took a spill."

    His mother Donna Ralston was waiting at the finish line to give him a hug.

    Last April Ralston was hiking alone, negotiating a canyon in southeastern Utah when his right arm became pinned beneath an 800-pound boulder. After other failed attempts, he freed himself on the fifth day by snapping his bones and using a knife to cut through his arm.

    He applied a tourniquet and clambered out of the canyon. After a six-mile hike, he found tourists who flagged down a helicopter.

    Since then he has learned to play the piano one-handed, climbed 14,000-foot-tall Colorado mountains alone and returned to skiing and mountain biking.[/blockquote]Lod-Reh SaJon ~
    "If you seek knowledge and understanding look to the Force.
    If you seek pain and suffering look no further than me."
     
  2. JediRiff

    JediRiff Jedi Knight star 5

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    Wow....
     
  3. FettFan5150

    FettFan5150 Jedi Youngling star 3

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  4. Poldu_The_Wookie

    Poldu_The_Wookie Jedi Youngling star 1

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    ive done better.....
     
  5. r2fu2

    r2fu2 Jedi Youngling star 4

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    prove it
     
  6. joe-da

    joe-da Jedi Padawan star 4

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    well, because he did, he can't...
     
  7. Kaiser_Fisto

    Kaiser_Fisto Jedi Youngling star 2

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    I ate at the Taco Bell in Knightdale after the "incident" that happened there a while ago. [face_sick]
     
  8. JediRiff

    JediRiff Jedi Knight star 5

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    What incident?
     
  9. cinemafreak

    cinemafreak Jedi Padawan star 4

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    A bunch of people became so full after eating the 1/2 lb burritos that they popped like Mr. Creosole.
     
  10. JediRiff

    JediRiff Jedi Knight star 5

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    EEEEW!
     
  11. Lodreh

    Lodreh Jedi Master star 4

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    Speaking of Hardcore... who is in charge of refreshments at the All Hallows Eve Party?

    "Gutter you are on beer... kegs cold, multiple and domestic."

    Lod-Reh SaJon ~
    "If you seek knowledge and understanding look to the Force.
    If you seek pain and suffering look no further than me."
     
  12. Entropy

    Entropy Jedi Padawan star 4

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    As far as I know, it's BYOB or ABFSETSYB (Arrange Beforehand For Someone Else To Supply Your Beverage). If you want to bring some community beverages or snacks, I'm sure it would be appreciated though. Personally, I'm thinking Cabo...or maybe some rum.
     
  13. JediRiff

    JediRiff Jedi Knight star 5

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    However, you will of COURSE be the man in charge of the Blue Milk department. I intend on downing much of the galaxy loved stuff. :)
     
  14. Drakkor_Knightmoon

    Drakkor_Knightmoon Jedi Youngling star 3

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    that is one hardcore dude
    and thats for sure
     
  15. Kaiser_Fisto

    Kaiser_Fisto Jedi Youngling star 2

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    I drank Bong Water once.
    I'm not proud of it, but I didn't puke afterwards, but boy, the aftertaste was like a mixture of an ashtray, sex, and cardboard...Yeeagh!

    Who's hardcore?
    Kaiser. ]-}
     
  16. Kaiser_Fisto

    Kaiser_Fisto Jedi Youngling star 2

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    Yeah, I didn't think anyone could top that. [face_beatup]
     
  17. Lodreh

    Lodreh Jedi Master star 4

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    I've been thrown from the hood of a car at 45 miles per hour... landed on my upper back and head... note to self and others... car surfing... while fun and impressive is not a good idea.

    Lod-Reh SaJon ~
    "If you seek knowledge and understanding look to the Force.
    If you seek pain and suffering look no further than me."
     
  18. Poldu_The_Wookie

    Poldu_The_Wookie Jedi Youngling star 1

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    i would say thats i decent explanation of the taste of bong water.

    Bong
     
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