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Aftershock: What Aussies Do With Bikes When It Rains + Video
Those Aussies sure know how to have fun. Feeling the need to reconnect with nature, the Sydney Cafe Racers (SCR) threw caution to the wind, grabbed whatever bike they could find, and headed to the hills. This short film, Aftershock, says SCR, “is all about backyard racing on inappropriate bikes.”
The premise of Aftershock is simple. “Inspired by Dirt Quake in England and the Australian flat track scene, Aftershock is a private event held in Sydney by the Sydney Cafe Racers. It is all about laughter, cracked ribs, stupidity and friendly racing. A weekend of mud, bikes, bands, beers, tents and shenanigans.”
Sounds like our kind of event!